Wes Washpun scored 21 points and Northern Iowa stunned top-ranked North Carolina 71-67 on Saturday at Cedar Falls, Iowa.
The Panthers used a 29-8 run in the second half to turn a 50-34 deficit into a 63-58 lead on their way to their first victory over a No. 1-ranked team. Matt Bohannon scored 19 points and Paul Jesperson had 14 for Northern Iowa (2-1).
Justin Jackson had 25 points for the Tar Heels (3-1), who scheduled the trip to Cedar Falls so senior Marcus Paige could play in his home state. Paige didn't play because of a broken bone in his right hand.
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