Who: North Carolina Tar Heels
When: December 20th, 3 p.m.
Where: Myrtle Beach Convention Center, Myrtle Beach, SC
- The Tar Heels finished the season 28-7 last year with a 10-4 mark in the Atlantic Coast Conference. North Carolina reached the semifinals of the ACC Tournament before losing to No. 4 Maryland.
- North Carolina won their opening round game in the NCAA Tournament, but lost 85-70 to Purdue in the second round.
- The Tar Heels are the preseason favorite to win their league and began the season ranked at No. 5 in the national polls.
- Senior forward Jessica Breland was named to the preseason All-ACC team and freshman Tierra Ruffin-Pratt was selected as the Preseason Rookie of the Year.
- North Carolina returns three starters from last year’s team, including Breland (14.1 ppg), junior guard Cetera DeGraffenreid (11.9 ppg) and junior guard Italee Lucas (13.9 ppg).
Season tickets for South Carolina women’s basketball season tickets are on sale now at the South Carolina Athletics Ticket Office. Visit GamecocksOnline.com or call 800-4SC-FANS. A reserved season ticket is priced at $50. You can also purchase a pack of four general admission season tickets for just $100.