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University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill


March 1, 1956
The men's basketball team won its first Atlantic Coast Conference tournament game, defeating the University of Virginia 81-77 in Raleigh.
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December 4, 1956
The men's basketball team beat Furman University 94-66, the first win in what would be a 32-0 season. The Tar Heels completed their perfect season by defeating Wilt Chamberlain and the University of Kansas in the 1957 NCAA Championship.
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