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UNC returns to full strength with Dawson Garcia, Kerwin Walton back against Georgia Tech

UNC returns to full strength with Dawson Garcia, Kerwin Walton back against Georgia Tech
UNC figures to be at full capacity again with Dawson Garcia and Kerwin Walton returning for Saturday night’s game against Georgia Tech

CHAPEL HILL — North Carolina figures to be whole again with forward Dawson Garcia and guard Kerwin Walton expected to return for Saturday night’s visit from Georgia Tech in Atlantic Coast Conference basketball.” North Carolina (11-4 overall, 3-1 ACC), coming off a six-day break between games, can secure a regular-season sweep of Georgia Tech (7-8, 1-4) on Saturday night at the Smith Center.5 points per game), and the league’s top rebounder in North Carolina forward Armando Bacot (11.Garcia had been a starter alongside Bacot in the Tar Heels’ frontcourt, until missing the last two games — North Carolina’s loss at Notre Dame last week and victory against Virginia last weekend — and all but a third game due to a concussion suffered during the opening two minutes of the Tar Heels’ blowout win at Boston College on Jan.

He became the second North Carolina player affected by COVID issues this season, after forward Justin McKoy missed the Boston College victory and Notre Dame loss while in health and safety protocols.” Brady Manek, North Carolina’s sixth man when Garcia has been in the lineup, has averaged 15 points per game and 5.

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