UNC basketball’s Hubert Davis, Tar Heels talk win vs. Florida State
What UNC basketball unlocked in the Tar Heels’ win vs. Florida State
An in-game adjustment by UNC basketball coach Hubert Davis unlocked a new level for the Tar Heels on Saturday against Florida State. Davis rolled out full-court pressure for the first time this season, resulting in a 78-70 win in the ACC opener. The “diamond” press defense created havoc in the backcourt and energized the team, leading to a significant turnaround in the game.
UNC’s Rally with Full-Court Pressure
Davis’s in-game adjustment to implement full-court pressure proved to be a game-changer for the Tar Heels. The “diamond” press defense not only disrupted Florida State’s play but also provided energy and life to the UNC team, leading to a remarkable turnaround in the game.
Impact of RJ Davis and Seth Trimble
Guard RJ Davis played a pivotal role in the team’s victory, contributing a game-high 27 points and emphasizing the energy and effort brought by the press defense. Additionally, sophomore Seth Trimble shined in the second half, demonstrating the effectiveness of the press defense in turning the game in UNC’s favor.