College Basketball

UNC Women’s NCAA Tournament Preview

No. 4 seed North Carolina (24-8) vs. No. 13 seed Liberty (26-6)

11 a.m., ESPN2, WCHL 1360, Carmichael Arena

All-time series: UNC leads 2-0.

Last meeting: UNC 88, Liberty 67 on Dec. 30, 2007.

Coaches: UNC – Sylvia Hatchell (959-339 in 40th season, 687-259 in 29th season at UNC); Liberty – Carey Green (383-127 in 16th season).

Leading scorers: UNC – 6-0 So. G Allisha Gray (16.0, 7.9), 6-3 So. F Stephanie Mavunga (14.3, 9.2); Liberty – 6-4 Jr. C Ashley Rininger (12.6, 8.8), 5-7 Sr. G Karly Buer (11.5, 2.6).

Next round: The winner will play Ohio State or James Madison on Monday at 6:30 p.m. at Carmichael Arena.

Tickets: Reserved $15, youth 3-18 $8, college students with ID $5.

Mike Potter

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