CHARLOTTE — North Carolina’s opponent in tomorrow’s ACC Tournament quarterfinals has been set.
The No. 2-seeded Tar Heels (26-5, 16-2 ACC) will play No. 7 seed Louisville (20-12, 11-8 ACC) on Thursday night at 7 p.m. in the Spectrum Center.
The Cardinals beat No. 15 seed Notre Dame, 75-53, on Wednesday night. Jordan Nwora, the ACC's Most Improved Player, had 24 points for Louisville, and the Cardinals established a 50-38 rebounding advantage over the Fighting Irish.
It’ll be the third meeting this season between the two teams. On Jan. 12, Louisville marched into the Smith Center and blew out North Carolina, 83-62. It was the worst home loss in Roy Williams’ tenure as head coach.