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Tar Heels work overtime to stay unbeaten...' Nova, WVU win Big East battles

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UNDATED (AP) -- Top-ranked North Carolina survived a big-time scare to stay undefeated at the start of the Atlantic Coast Conference season. Wayne Ellington's 3-pointer with four-tenths of a second left in overtime lifted the top-ranked Tar Heels to a 90-88 victory over 19th-ranked Clemson. Ellington finished with a career-high 36 points. Only moments earlier, Clemson freshman Demontez Stitt had hit two foul shots with 13.9 seconds to go that put the Tigers ahead, 88-87. K.C. Rivers led Clemson with 24 points, but failed to score in overtime.

I love roys boys!

Way to go Carolina! What a gut wrentching game! Way to show everyone how a number one teams pulls it off! Great job guys! Carolina Blue all the way!


15 -0 The Tarheels are showing their Colors. SWEET Carolina Blue Way to go Boys!!! You never cease to amaze me. Kept me on the edge of my seat and screaming.

Go Tarheels What an awesome

Go Tarheels What an awesome game. I haven't been on pins and needles like that this whole season. This shows the heels seem to have more heart and gut check than in several previous seasons.