CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — Kiara Leslie scored 21 points and made the go-ahead jumper with 37.7 seconds remaining to help No. 9 NC State beat North Carolina 74-69 on Sunday.
Leslie’s shot from the right elbow snapped a 68-68 tie as the Wolfpack (24-3, 11-3 Atlantic Coast Conference) held on after losing an 11-point lead in the second half.
Kayla Jones scored 10 of her 14 points in the fourth quarter, making four free throws in the final 13.7 seconds, for N.C. State.
Elissa Cunane(Northern Guilford High School) added 12 points and Aislinn Konig had 10 points for the Wolfpack.
Paris Kea(Page High School) scored a season-high 32 points on 11-of-17 shooting in her final home game for North Carolina (17-12, 8-7).
CLICK HERE for a Kea family photo from Sunday’s day/game at UNC, as Paris Kea goes out at UNC, with 32 big points and 5 assists, on “Paris Kea Bobblehead Day”……