Posted January 29, 2012 on AP on Fox
Glen Rice Jr. just never looked like himself Sunday. Georgia Tech's scoring leader struggled to just four points in the 93-81 loss at No. 7 North Carolina, robbing the Yellow Jackets of a reliable scorer who has turned in big performances against highly ranked Duke and against North Carolina State in the team's only win of the past month. Rice said he was bothered by the injury to his right big toe suffered during a recent practice. ''I don't know what happened,'' Rice said. ''I guess my big toe was just bothering me today. But, I mean, no excuses. I should have come out there and played better. It just wasn't a good game today.'' Rice had scored 28 points in the loss to the Blue Devils and 22 points in the win days later at N.C. State on Jan. 11. But he finished 2-for-7 from the field and 0-for-2 from 3-point range against the Tar Heels. He came in averaging about 14 points, but played just 22 minutes in one of his shortest stints on the court all year. For North Carolina, Ha...
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