UNC to play Penn State

According to the <i>Centre Daily</i>, Penn State will travel to North Carolina for the opening round of the Preseason NIT.

The game has been scheduled for Monday, Nov. 18 at 7:00 p.m. in the Smith Center.

The Nittany Lions did the Tar Heels one better (or one worse) last season, finishing 7-21. They graduate one starter, Tyler Smith, who averaged 12.0 points and 5.0 rebounds a year ago.

The last matchup between UNC and Penn State was a PSU upset in the second round of the 2001 NCAA Tournament.

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