How to Watch North Carolina vs. Virginia Basketball: Live Stream & TV Channel Info – February 24

The No. 10 North Carolina Tar Heels (20-6, 12-3 ACC) visit the Virginia Cavaliers (20-7, 11-5 ACC) in a matchup of ACC rivals at John Paul Jones Arena, beginning at 4:00 PM ET on Saturday, February 24, 2024.

The Tar Heels’ game against the Cavaliers will be airing on ESPN, so tune in.

Tar Heels vs. Cavaliers Game Info

  • Date: Saturday, February 24, 2024
  • Time: 4:00 PM ET
  • TV: ESPN
  • Live Stream: Stream NCAA men’s basketball on Paramount Plus and Hulu + Live TV
  • Where: Charlottesville, Virginia
  • Venue: John Paul Jones Arena

Tar Heels Insights

  • North Carolina sports a top-25 offense this year, ranking 20th-best in college basketball with 82.8 points per game. Defensively, it ranks 166th with 71.4 points allowed per contest.
  • The Tar Heels rank ninth-best in the nation by grabbing 41.1 boards per game. In terms of rebounds allowed, they rank 142nd in college basketball (34.1 allowed per contest).
  • North Carolina is delivering 14.6 dimes per game, which ranks them 98th in the nation in 2023-24.
  • With 10.0 turnovers per game, the Tar Heels rank 62nd in the country. They force 10.3 turnovers per contest, which ranks 287th in college basketball.
  • North Carolina is draining 8.0 three-pointers per game (127th-ranked in college basketball). It owns a 35.6% shooting percentage (96th-ranked) from beyond the arc.
  • The Tar Heels are allowing 6.9 three-pointers per game this season (129th-ranked in college basketball), and they are allowing a 30.2% three-point percentage (24th-best).
  • So far this year, North Carolina has taken 64.3% two-pointers, accounting for 71.9% of the team’s buckets. It has shot 35.7% from beyond the arc (28.1% of the team’s baskets).

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Cavaliers Insights

  • In 2023-24, Virginia is sixth-worst in the country offensively (64.1 points scored per game) but third-best on defense (58.6 points conceded).
  • The Cavaliers grab 32.3 rebounds per game and concede 33.9 boards, ranking 329th and 131st, respectively, in the nation.
  • This season Virginia is ranked 46th in college basketball in assists at 15.5 per game.
  • In terms of turnovers, the Cavaliers are third-best in the nation in committing them (7.9 per game). They are 130th in forcing them (11.9 per game).
  • In 2023-24, Virginia is 280th in college basketball in 3-point makes (6.4 per game) and 31st in 3-point percentage (37.0%).
  • The Cavaliers give up 6.6 3-pointers per game and concede 31.3% from beyond the arc, ranking 92nd and 62nd, respectively, in the country.
  • Virginia attempts 31.6% percent of its shots from beyond the arc, and 26.3% of its made baskets are from there. Inside the 3-point line, it takes 68.4% of its shots, with 73.7% of its makes coming from there.

Tar Heels Leaders

  • The Tar Heels scoring leader is RJ Davis, who averages 21.3 per contest to go with 3.6 rebounds and 3.6 assists.
  • Armando Bacot leads North Carolina in rebounding, averaging 10.3 per game, while Elliot Cadeau leads the team in assists, distributing an average of 3.9 in each contest.
  • Davis makes more threes per game than any other member of the Tar Heels, knocking down shots from beyond the arc at a clip of 3.2 per contest.
  • Ingram Harrison and Bacot lead North Carolina on the defensive end, with Ingram leading the team in steals averaging 1.4 per game and Bacot in blocks averaging 1.5 per contest.

Cavaliers Leaders

  • Reece Beekman collects 13.9 points and adds 5.8 assists per game, putting him at the top of the Cavaliers’ leaderboards for those statistics.
  • Ryan Dunn is at the top of the Virginia rebounding leaderboard with 7.0 rebounds per game. He also racks up 8.6 points and adds 0.9 assists per game.
  • Isaac McKneely is the top shooter from deep for the Cavaliers, hitting 2.4 threes per game.
  • Virginia’s leader in steals is Beekman with 2.2 per game, and its leader in blocks is Dunn with 2.3 per game.
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