Wisconsin to face North Carolina in Maui title game
Wisconsin beat Georgetown 73-57 and North Carolina defeated Oklahoma State 107-75 on Tuesday in the semifinals of the Maui Jim Maui Invitational at the Lahaina Civic Center.
The Tar Heels (6-0), No. 4 in The Associated Press poll, will be seeking their fourth Maui title Wednesday in their sixth trip to the final. The Badgers (4-1) have never played in a Maui title game.
The Hoyas (2-3) will play for third place against the Cowboys (4-1).
Oregon defeated Tennessee 69-65 in overtime in the first consolation game.
The Ducks (3-2), ranked 13th in the nation by The Associated Press, will play for fifth place on Wednesday against Connecticut, which beat Chaminade 93-82.
The Volunteers (1-3) have lost to a pair of ranked teams on Maui, and will play for seventh place on Wednesday against the Silverswords.
UConn (2-3) improved to 9-2 on Maui. Chaminade (2-2) fell to 7-89 in the tournament.