NCAA Men's Basketball
No. 9 Wisconsin vs. No. 5 North Carolina
|6-0 (0-0 Big Ten) ||5-1 (0-0 ACC)|
Nov. 30, 2011 8:40 PM CT
Smith Center (21,750), Chapel Hill, N.C.
Big Ten/ACC Challenge
TV: ESPN (Brent Musberger, Jay Bilas, Doris Burke)
Radio: 1070 FM / 1310 AM (Matt Lepay and Mike Lucas)
All-time Series: UNC leads 1-0
Last Meeting: UNC won 88-82 (2005 Elite Eight)
There is nothing left but the waiting. Wisconsin and North Carolina both carry 6-6 all-time records into this year's Big Ten/ACC Challenge tilt. Bo Ryan has coached 10 of those and broken even (5-5). Roy Williams boasts a gaudy 6-2 record in series games.
Traveling to Chapel Hill and playing a North Carolina team just days removed from the No. 1 ranking in the land may be the toughest challenge of Wisconsin's season. We broke down some of the matchups to watch earlier today. If nothing else, tonight will give us a good idea how Wisconsin compares to Michigan State, who previously lost to the Tar Heels in the Carrier Classic.