North Carolina led their Elite Eight matchup against Saint Peter’s from start to finish on Sunday, clinching their spot in the Final Four vs. rival Duke with a 69-49 victory. The eighth-seeded Tar Heels and second-seeded Blue Devils will face each other in the national semifinals at 8:49 p.m. ET on Saturday.
Per ESPN’s Pete Thamel, UNC and Duke have squared off 257 times since 1920, but their meeting in the Final Four will be the first time they’ve played each other in the NCAA tournament. Additionally, once the Tar Heels take the floor vs. the Blue Devils they’ll be extending their record of Final Four appearances to 21, with UCLA holding the second-highest mark at 18.