2018 ScheduleAll times ET

2018 Schedule
8-3, 4th in Big Ten
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Matthews buries UCLA with big OT triple (0:25)
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Tate throws down emphatic dunk (0:18)
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Poole pulls up for deep Michigan 3-ball (0:16)
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Maye, Berry lead UNC past Michigan (1:32)
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North Carolina bounces back with win over Michigan (1:26)

Ryan McGee ESPN Senior Writer 

Heels fans headed home with a 17-point lead and 3:25 remaining. This one's never really been in doubt.

John Gasaway ESPN Insider 

North Carolina blitzed Michigan for 51 points in just 33 possessions and leads by 14 at the half. Roy Williams already has three scorers in double figures, with Luke Maye, Kenny Williams and Joel Berry posting 13, 11 and 10 points, respectively.

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Beilein claims Michigan has to play better team basketball (0:34)

Ryan McGee ESPN Senior Writer 

UNC leads Michigan 51-37 at the half, having mightily corrected one of Roy Williams' biggest early season concerns, crashing the boards. The Heels out-rebounded the Wolverines 18-7.

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Missed basket leads to Pinson reverse layup (0:35)

John Gasaway ESPN Insider 

North Carolina has played five minutes and 17 seconds against Michigan and has already made four 3-point shots. On Sunday, against Michigan State, the Tar Heels played 40 minutes and made just one.

ESPN Stats & Info

Michigan, UNC to square off as part of ACC/Big Ten challenge

The Wolverines and Tar Heels face off for the first time since the 1993 NCAA championship game won by North Carolina on Wednesday (7:30 p.m. ET, ESPN/ESPN App). The Tar Heels are coming off a loss to Michigan State in which they shot 24.6 percent, the worst single-game mark in program history.

AP Photo/Bill Haber
12dRyan McGee

The Chris Webber timeout: 'We were going to win ... then we weren't'

Michigan and North Carolina have not played since The Timeout. Almost 25 years later, they will meet again. A lot happened in those few moments, from the walk that wasn't to the timeout. Those involved still talk about it -- well, all except Chris Webber.

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Webber's timeout gaffe cost Michigan vs. UNC (3:11)
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Michigan's crushing loss to UNC in 1993 title game (1:29)

Paul Sabin ESPN Analytics 

Big Ten/ACC challenge kicks off tonight at 7:00 PM on ESPN2. Per BPI the ACC is the favorite to win the challenge at 54%, the Big Ten has a 24% chance to win, and there is a 22% chance it ends in a 7-7 tie.

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14dJeff Borzello

Picking every game in this year's Big Ten/ACC Challenge

Overall, it might look pretty close, with the ACC and Big Ten both filled with good teams (and even a few elite ones). But go game by game and things do not look good for the Big Ten.

Team Stats

Points Per Game75.5176th
Rebounds Per Game32.9300th
Assists Per Game16.0Tied-71st
Points Allowed63.835th

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Tournament History

Final Fours7
Tournament Record52-25
Championship Seasons1989
Tournament Appearances26