Greensboro, NC (Sports Network) - Tierra Ruffin-Pratt had 20 points, six assists and four steals in No. 15 North Carolina's 72-65 win over No. 10 Maryland in the semifinals of the ACC Tournament.
The Tar Heels outscored the Terrapins, 48-27 in the second half to advance to the ACC title game where they will clash with No. 6 Duke.
Walteia Rolle registered 19 points and 11 rebounds for UNC (28-5), which has won five of its last six tilts.
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