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UNC Win Streak Over Clemson Stretches To 56-Straight In Chapel Hill

6:59 PM, Feb 18, 2012   |    comments
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Chapel Hill, NC (Sports Network) - Harrison Barnes scored 24 points to help No. 8 North Carolina improve to 56-0 at home against Clemson as the Tar Heels defeated the Tigers, 74-52, at Smith Center on Saturday.

The 56-game home winning streak is the longest in NCAA history for a team against a single opponent.

Tyler Zeller and John Henson chipped in 14 and 13 points, respectively, and Kendall Marshall dished out 13 assists for North Carolina (23-4, 10-2 ACC), which has won three straight since a heartbreaking loss to Duke on February 8.

Andre Young scored 13 points and Devin Booker contributed nine points and nine boards for the Tigers (13-13, 5-7), who had a two-game winning streak snapped.

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