Spartans Fall To No. 10 North Carolina
Women's basketball drops ACC-Big Ten Challenge game, 82-65.
Dec. 19, 1999
By DAN LEWERENZ
Associated Press Writer
MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. - Nikki Teasley came off the bench to score 22 points Sunday as No. 10 North Carolina defeated Michigan State 82-65 in the second game of the ACC-Big Ten Challenge.
Teasley scored nine straight points for the Tar Heels (8-2) during a 29-6 run in the second half. Jennifer Thomas scored 10 of her 17 points in that spurt.
Michigan State (8-2) led 39-37 at halftime.
LaQuanda Barksdale finished with 16 points for North Carolina, all in the first half. Juana Brown scored 14.
No. 9 Penn State defeated Clemson 69-54 in the first game.