As the first half of No. 6 North Carolina's up-and-down contest with Syracuse drew to a close, the Tar Heels had a plan.
With time ticking of the clock, Larry Drew lobbed a pass across the court for Ed Davis to lay in and the rim.
The alley-oop play gave UNC the slight halftime edge, 39-37.
Davis leads the Tar Heels with 13 points in the half and seven rebounds. Will Graves has eight points on two-for-five three-point shooting.
UNC was dominated early by Syracuse, as the Orange raced out to an 11-2 lead. The Tar Heels came back and closed the half with the two-point lead and 10 offensive rebounds.
For Syracuse, Wes Johnson has 16 points to lead the Orange. Rick Jaskcon has seven.
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