Davidson at No. 9 North Carolina
When: 6 p.m.
Where: Smith Center
TV/Radio: ESPNU, 106.1-WTKK
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Projected starting lineups
G Brian Sullivan 17.8 ppg, 5.2 apg
G Jordan Barham 12.6 ppg, 4.8 rpg
G Jack Gibbs 26 ppg, 3 rpg
F Peyton Aldridge 18 ppg, 5.6 rpg
F Jake Belford 6.8 ppg, 7.2 rpg
North Carolina (6-1)
G Joel Berry 11.9 ppg, 3.9 apg
G Marcus Paige 20 ppg, 5 apg
F Justin Jackson 13.9 ppg, 4.3 rpg
F Brice Johnson 13.4 ppg, 9.7 rpg
F Kennedy Meeks 14 ppg, 7.3 rpg
When UNC and Davidson last played in the Smith Center the Tar Heels needed overtime to pull out a 97-85 victory. The Wildcats are in position to give UNC a game again. Three Davidson starters are averaging at least 17 points per game and Jack Gibbs, the junior guard, scored a career-high 41 points in Davidson’s victory against Charlotte on Thursday. UNC is coming off an emotional victory against Maryland in which senior guard Marcus Paige scored 20 points in his season debut. Expect a fast pace with some scoring on Sunday night. Davidson is 18th in the nation in adjusted offensive efficiency, according to kenpom.com, while UNC is fourth.