Tar Heels advance past South Carolina

Harrison Barnes poured in 21 points and ranked North Carolina ran past 62, at the Las Vegas Invitational.

John Henson finished with 18 points and eight rebounds for the Tar Heels (5-0), who will play UNLV in the championship game Saturday night. UNC started the contest on a 19-4 burst and never looked back.

Damien Leonard had 15 points and R.J. Slawson 13 for the Gamecocks (2-3), who also received 12 points from Malik Cooke and 10 from Anthony Gill.