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College Spun Hardwood Classics: No. 9 UNC vs. No. 1 Duke (Feb. 5, 1992)

College Basketball's Greatest Games.

Score: No. 9 North Carolina 75, No. 1 Duke 73

Star(s): North Carolina: Eric Montross 12 Pts, 9 Reb, 3 Blk. Hubert Davis 16 Pts, 3 Reb. Duke: Grant Hill 10 Pts, 7 Ast, 3 Reb. Christian Laettner 12 Pts, 12 Reb.

What Made It Great: This battle ranks as Dick Vitale’s favorite game in the historic rivalry between Duke and North Carolina. The upset is remembered for the all-time gutty performance of UNC’s Eric Montross, who ignored blood streaming down his face to lead the Tar Heels. Christian Laettner missed opportunities to tie the game in the final seconds.