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26-10, 3rd in SEC
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SEC shines in March (2:13)

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John Calipari on the SEC: "Every game we play is a Super Bowl ... and I think it also helps South Carolina and Florida. And Vandy, Vandy should have won that game. Arkansas should have won that game. Our league had 11 teams in the top 100." (Photo by Nelson Chenault/USA TODAY Sports)

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Arkansas continues to sing the Carolina blues. Sunday's 72-65 loss marks the third straight time the Razorbacks have been eliminated by the Tar Heels in the NCAA tournament.

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Berry's health makes UNC vulnerable moving forward (1:56)

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Via ESPN Stats & Info, Arkansas is the fifth program to be eliminated by the same team in three straight NCAA Tournament appearances. UNC defeated them in 2017, 2015 and 2008.

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Arkansas' last 3 NCAA Tournament losses have all come to North Carolina in the Round of 31 (2008, 2015 and 2017).

John Gasaway ESPN Insider 

It wasn't pretty, and it was closer than expected until the final 45 seconds. But North Carolina survived against Arkansas, and so a streak has a chance at continuing: UNC's never failed to at least make the Elite Eight as a No. 1 seed under Roy Williams.

C.L. Brown ESPN Staff Writer 

North Carolina survives a furious second half by Arkansas to advance to the Sweet 16 with a 72-65 victory. The Tar Heels closed the game with a 12-0 run.

C.L. Brown ESPN Staff Writer 

Razorbacks doing a much better job in second half limiting the Tar Heels to one shot. Carolina has yet to get an offensive rebound after grabbing 14 in the first half.

C.L. Brown ESPN Staff Writer 

Senior guard Daryl Macon helped breathe some life back into Arkansas just when it looked like Carolina was going to run away with it. Razorbacks have to feel pretty good going into halftime down just five.

C.L. Brown ESPN Staff Writer 

North Carolina playing patty cakes on offensive glass. Arkansas showing why its rated 330 nationally allowing opponents to grab 34% of their misses. Tar Heels currently rebounding 56% of their misses.

C.L. Brown ESPN Staff Writer 

Outside of one mistake where he lost Dusty Hannahs for a 3-pointer, Theo Pinson is playing an excellent game for Carolina defensively. Tar Heels have converted six turnovers into 13 points.

C.L. Brown ESPN Staff Writer 

Arkansas players talked about playing their game, but they're clearly not trying to run with the Tar Heels. After made baskets they retreat with no pressure. They started off doing a good job of limiting Carolina's transition opportunities, but the Heels are opening it up now.

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Arkansas is 0-8 against No. 1 seeds. The only school with a worse record is Temple (0-9).

C.L. Brown ESPN Staff Writer 

North Carolina's Joel Berry II getting stretched out before facing Arkansas. Berry is good to go despite missing Saturday's practice with a sore right ankle.

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NCAA Tournament Sunday: Coaches' preview (2:32)
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Arkansas can't give up paint points vs. UNC (0:50)
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Can Arkansas upset No. 1 seed North Carolina?

Arkansas has quite a few strengths working for it, especially with Dusty Hannahs and Daryl Macon handling the ball. But will it be enough to take down top-dog North Carolina?

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Williams 'hopeful' Berry will play (0:36)

Team Stats

Points Per Game79.343rd
Rebounds Per Game36.0159th
Assists Per Game13.9140th
Points Allowed73.9220th

Tournament History

Final Fours6
Tournament Record41-30
Championship Seasons1994
Tournament Appearances30