Chapel Hill, NC (SportsNetwork.com) - James Michael McAdoo led all scorers
with 21 points and nine rebounds as the 12th-ranked North Carolina Tar Heels
defeated the Oakland Golden Grizzlies, 84-61, at Dean E. Smith Center.
Marcus Paige had 14 points while making 4-of-7 from beyond the arc, while J.P.
Tokoto added 13 points and four steals in North Carolina's home and season
opener. The Tar Heels (1-0) have now won nine straight home openers.
Travis Bader contributed 18 points for Oakland (0-1), while Duke Mondy had 14
points, six rebounds, and five steals in defeat.
The Tar Heels won the only other meeting between the two teams, a 96-68
victory in the 2005 NCAA Tournament en route to a national championship.
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