Bacot, Love lead way in UNC’s win over Notre Dame, 81-64

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — Armando Bacot scored 21 points with 13 rebounds, Caleb Love added 18 points and North Carolina defeated Notre Dame 81-64. Love and Bacot combined for 25 points in the first half when North Carolina built a 13-point lead on its way to its sixth victory in seven games. The Fighting Irish remained winless in conference play while losing their third straight. Bacot has scored 20 or more points in five straight games, a career first. RJ Davis added 13 points and Puff Johnson 11. Nate Laszewski scored 17 points and Dane Goodwin and JJ Starling 10 each for Notre Dame.

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