Originally posted on Fox Sports Carolinas  |  Last updated 2/2/13
CHAPEL HILL, NC --- James Michael McAdoo made an early blunder in North Carolina's 72-60 overtime victory over Virginia Tech on Saturday that infuriated coach Roy Williams so much that he yanked the sophomore forward the next time the clock stopped. McAdoo got the ball near the right elbow and dribbled diagonally across the lane into triple coverage. Hokies' guard Marquis Rankin reached in and stole the ball, raced up the court and Tech took a 12-0 lead when the nation's leading scorer Erick Green drained a 3-pointer. Williams called timeout and jumped all over McAdoo, and when the Tar Heels returned to the floor, freshman Brice Johnson was in McAdoo's spot. Carolina's leading scorer didn't return to action until 11:40 remained in the half, but the message sent by the Hall of Fame coach was received. Aside from a few mistakes, the 6-foot-9 McAdoo played very well from that point on, and was instrumental in the Tar Heels winning their fifth ACC game in their last six tries. M...
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