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North Carolina Tar Heels

Coverage of Gonzaga’s National Championship opponent, the North Carolina Tar Heels.

Sports >  Gonzaga basketball

Gonzaga rewind: Defense, rebounding top Zags’ to-do list

UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 16, 2018, 6:06 p.m.

North Carolina’s student section serenaded Gonzaga in the final minute with the time-honored taunt “Same as last time.” They were half right. The Tar Heels did get the better of the Zags again with a 103-90 win Saturday at the Dean Smith Center, but the game itself looked nothing like UNC’s 71-65 victory in the 2017 NCAA championship game.