Goal with : 19 left lifts No. 9 Duke by No. 6 N.C., 11-10

March 20, 1996|By FROM STAFF REPORTS

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. - Jim Gonnella scored with 19 seconds remaining to lift No. 9 Duke to an 11-10 triumph over No. 6 North Carolina last night. It's the first regular-season win by the Blue Devils over the Tar Heels in nine years.

Duke (4-2, 1-0 Atlantic Coast Conference), which has only won seven times in 39 meetings with North Carolina, has won three straight games. The Tar Heels (5-2, 0-1) have lost back-to-back games for only the fourth time in eight years.

Pub Date: 3/20/96

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