The Virginia women's basketball team lost 71-60 Thursday night at #11 North Carolina.
The defeat is the 17th in the last 18 meetings against UNC.
UVA trailed 23-18 midway through the first half, but the Tar Heels blew the game open with a 19-4 run for a 42-22 halftime lead.
Virginia (11-6, 3-3 ACC) entered the game against North Carolina winners of five of their last six games.
Kelsey Wolfe and Telia McCall each scored 13 points for UVA, while McCall also grabbed 8 rebounds.
Sarah Imovbioh had 8 points and 7 rebounds in 8 minutes of action.
The Wahoos will be back on the court Sunday at 2pm at home against Miami.
Mike Shiers joined the NBC29 News Team as a weekend sports anchor in September of 2009. Email