No. 1 Indiana rolls past No. 14 N. Carolina 83-59

No. 1 Indiana rolls past No. 14 N. Carolina 83-59

Credit: AP

North Carolina's Marcus Paige (5) drives to the basket against Indiana's Yogi Ferrell during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2012, in Bloomington, Ind. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)

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by Associated Press

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Posted on November 28, 2012 at 12:45 AM

   BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) -- Cody Zeller had 20 points and eight rebounds, leading No. 1 Indiana to a stunning 83-59 rout of No. 14 North Carolina on Tuesday night in the ACC-Big Ten Challenge.
 
   Victor Oladipo and Will Sheehey both added 19 points for the Hoosiers (7-0), who have won 34 consecutive November games at home.
 
   The Tar Heels (5-2) were led by Dexter Strickland with 14 points and Marcus Paige with 11 -- not nearly enough when North Carolina managed three points and one field goal -- a tip-in that Indiana may have gotten a hand on -- in the first 8 1/2 minutes of the second half.
 
   For 16 minutes, the college powerhouses battled to a 31-31 draw.
 
   But Zeller scored six points in a 15-6 run to close the first half and played a key role in the Hoosiers' 13-0 spurt to open the second half that turned the game.
 
 

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