Recap: Knocked Off the Hill
Barnes led all scores with 20 (US Presswire)
Barnes led all scores with 20 (US Presswire)
Posted Dec 1, 2011

It was right there for the taking for No.9 Wisconsin. Up four despite not shooting well midway through the second half, No.5 North Carolin and All-American Harrison Barnes finally did enough to pull away with a hard-fought 60-57 victory at the Dean Dome.

No.5 North Carolina 60, No.9 Wisconsin 57

Associated Press recap

Box Score and Play by Play (pdf)

Stories from Badger Nation

Post Game Audio

Gamer: UW Can't Make the Shots to Beat UNC

Game Day Grades

Expect both UW and UNC to Benefit from Wednesday

Notes: Big Step for Berggren

Notes: Jordan Taylor leads UW by matching a season high with 18 points with 4 assists ... Jared Berggren scores 14 points to go with 5 rebounds, 3 steals and 1 block ... Ryan Evans also reaches double digits with 10 points and matches career high with 3 blocks, also had 7 rebounds ... Loss snaps a 6-game winning streak against ACC teams, including 3 in a row in the Challenge ... Badgers’ defense holds UNC 28 points below their season scoring average

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