With one month to go until Selection Sunday, North Carolina needed a win today against Virginia to stay close to the top teams of the Atlantic Coast Conference and improve their chances of getting into this year’s NCAA tournament.
The Tar Heels came away with an impressive “W,” beating the Cavaliers 93-81.
The home victory put UNC at 17-8 (7-5 ACC), in fourth place in the league behind Miami, Duke and Virginia.
In today’s win, the Tar Heels may have finally found some March Madness Magic Potion.
Here are five ways that UNC needs to use today’s game to change this year from being a series of setbacks to season of success:
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