Freshman Brenna Wise scored a game-high 25 points today as the Pitt women’s basketball team topped North Carolina in overtime, 82-72, in the first round of the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament in Greensboro, N.C.
The No. 12 seed Panthers advanced to face fifth-seeded Miami at 11 a.m. Thursday. The game will be televised Root Sports.
Aysia Bugg added 20 points for the Panthers (14-17), who led 41-33 at halftime. Freshman Stephanie Watts led the Tar Heels with 20 points.