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No. 15 North Carolina holds off Florida State 78-74 in ACC

North Carolina's Nate Britt, left, battles Florida State's Xavier Rathan-Mayes for the ball during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Saturday Jan. 24, 2015, in Chapel Hill, N.C. (AP Photo/Ellen Ozier)

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — Brice Johnson had 18 points and 14 rebounds to help No. 15 North Carolina beat Florida State 78-74 on Saturday.

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2 ex-UNC athletes sue school, NCAA over academic failures

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Two former University of North Carolina athletes have filed a lawsuit against the school and the NCAA, saying neither is doing enough to ensure athletes receive a quality education.

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No. 15 UNC beats Wake Forest 87-71 for 4th straight win

North Carolina's J.P. Tokoto, left, and Wake Forest's Madison Jones, right, chase a loose ball during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Winston-Salem, N.C., Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — Kennedy Meeks scored 12 of his 16 points after halftime to help No. 15 North Carolina pull away and beat Wake Forest 87-71 on Wednesday night.

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Unbeaten Kentucky, Virginia stay 1-2 atop AP Top 25 poll

Kansas head coach Bill Self watches from the bench during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Iowa State, Saturday, Jan. 17, 2015, in Ames, Iowa. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)

With a national-best six ranked teams, the Big 12’s conference race is having an every-week impact on the Top 25.

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