No. 16 North Carolina 76, Kennesaw State 62
Chay Shegog had 21 points and 11 rebounds to help No. 16 North
Carolina beat Kennesaw State 76-62 on Sunday
She’la White added 20 points and Krista Gross had 13 points for
the short-handed Tar Heels (5-0), who trailed most of the first
North Carolina closed the first half with an 8-0 run in the
final 1:30 to lead 37-30 at halftime. The Tar Heels pulled away
after outscoring Kennesaw State 20-4 in the first seven minutes of
the second half.
Ashley Holliday scored 26 points for the Owls (2-3), who led
14-8 midway through the first half. Sametria Gideon added 13 points
for Kennesaw State.
The Tar Heels had just eight players in uniform.
Laura Broomfield, the Atlantic Coast Conference’s leading
rebounder, sat out with a sore left foot. Reserve guard Shannon
Smith was out with a sore hamstring.