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who were coming off a 78-56 win over No. 22 UCLA on Thursday. Kasey Hill

Posted: Wed Dec 20, 2017 2:17 am
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Nassau, Bahamas (SportsNetwork. Preston Tucker Astros Jersey .com) - Kennedy Meeks led five North Carolina scorers with 18 points to go with 13 rebounds as the No. 5 Tar Heels defeated 18th-ranked Florida, 75-64, in the fifth-place game of the Battle 4 Atlantis on Friday. Marcus Paige scored 16 points, Brice Johnson had 10 and seven rebounds and Justin Jackson and J.P. Tokoto chipped in 12 and 10 points, respectively, for the Tar Heels (5-1), who were coming off a 78-56 win over No. 22 UCLA on Thursday. Kasey Hill had a game-high 20 points and Michael Frazier finished with 17 points and nine rebounds for the Gators, who have dropped two of their last three games. The Tar Heels jumped out to a 12-0 lead as Jackson scored five points in the spurt and Paiges layup capped it six minutes into the game. Jacksons trey after a prior 8-0 run, which was bookended by a pair of Meeks layups, extended North Carolinas advantage to 25-8 at 7:04 and the Tar Heels took a 39-23 lead into halftime. Florida came out of the break scoring 10 of the first 14 points. Jon Horford nailed down a 3-pointer and then dunked to cut the Gators deficit to 43-33 four minutes into the second half. Frazier drained a 3-pointer to make it a seven-point game with just over two minutes to play, but that was as close as Florida would get the rest of the way. Game Notes North Carolina leads the all-time series, 4-2 ... The most recent meeting was a 71-59 Florida win in the 2000 NCAA Final Four in Indianapolis ... The Tar Heels owned a 32-22 advantage on points in the paint ... North Carolina shot 23-for-51 (45.1 percent) from the floor, while Florida went 20-for-61 (32.8 percent). Doug Fister Jersey . - The Chicago Bears have agreed to a one-year contract with free-agent centre Brian de la Puente. Jose Cruz Jersey . Dancevic won his singles match on Friday, defeating Go Soeda 6-4, 7-6 (2), 6-1, to even the best-of-five series at a game apiece. World No. 18 Kei Nishikori defeated Peter Polansky in the opening match, 6-4, 6-4, 6-4. . -- Lara Gut of Switzerland regained the overall World Cup lead with Sundays super-G win in Lake Louise, Alta.HOUSTON - Terrence Jones scored 18 points and Isaiah Canaan put Houston ahead for good with a three-point play with 29 seconds left as the Rockets defeated the Phoenix Suns 95-92 on Monday night.Phoenix had a chance to tie with 12 seconds left, but Archie Goodwins 3-pointer missed, and Kostas Papanikolaou grabbed the rebound.Houston was playing without Dwight Howard, who sat out for a secondd straight game with a bruised knee, and James Harden, who sat out with a bruised hip. Carlos Beltran Jersey. Canaan finished with 16 points while Troy Daniels added 12 points as the Rockets overcame 5 of 30 shooting from behind the arc and hitting 61 per cent from the free throw line.Eric Bledsoe had 13 points in 20 minutes, and Goran Dragic added 12 points in 18 minutes for the Suns. Cheap NFL Jerseys Wholesale Jerseys Wholesale NFL Jerseys Jerseys From China Wholesale NFL Jerseys Cheap NFL Jerseys Cheap Jerseys ' ' '