Saturday's contest that pits the North Carolina Tar Heels (3-0) against the Elon Phoenix (1-2) at Carmichael Arena has a good chance to be a one-sided matchup based on our computer prediction, which projects a final score of 72-58 in favor of North Carolina, who is heavily favored by our model. Tipoff is at 3:00 PM ET on November 18.

In their last game on Wednesday, the Tar Heels secured a 62-32 victory over Hampton.

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North Carolina vs. Elon Game Info

  • When: Saturday, November 18, 2023 at 3:00 PM ET
  • Where: Carmichael Arena in Chapel Hill, North Carolina
  • How to Watch on TV: ACC Network Extra

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North Carolina vs. Elon Score Prediction

  • Prediction: North Carolina 72, Elon 58

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North Carolina Performance Insights (2022-23)

  • The Tar Heels put up 68.9 points per game (101st in college basketball) last season while giving up 59.8 per contest (63rd in college basketball). They had a +301 scoring differential and outscored opponents by 9.1 points per game.
  • North Carolina's offense was less effective in ACC contests last season, averaging 64.5 points per contest, compared to its season average of 68.9 PPG.
  • The Tar Heels put up 73.7 points per game at home last season, compared to 64.6 points per game when playing on the road, a difference of 9.1 points per contest.
  • North Carolina surrendered 54.1 points per game last season in home games, which was 11.1 fewer points than it allowed in away games (65.2).

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