Tar Heels surge past Harvard in second half

Tar Heels surge past Harvard in second half

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) - Luke Maye scored 14 points to help No. 15 North Carolina beat Harvard 77-57 on Wednesday night.

Cameron Johnson and Coby White added 13 points apiece in the Tar Heels' final nonconference game of the regular season.

North Carolina led 44-39 early in the second half before pulling away with a 22-3 run over the next 10 minutes.

Harvard missed 11 consecutive shots from the floor as North Carolina extended its lead to 66-42 with 6:20 to play.

Nassir Little scored 12 points and Kenny Williams had 11 for the Tar Heels (10-3), who shot 42 percent.

Robert Baker scored 10 points for Harvard (6-6), which had 22 turnovers.

North Carolina led 41-31 at halftime after a 15-3 spurt late in the period. Johnson sparked the run with a layup and two 3-pointers.

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