NC State fans react after news that Gottfried is out at season’s end

Mark Gottfried walked out to loud applause from N.C. State fans before the game Saturday.

Duke forward Amile Jefferson, right, drives to the basket as Virginia forward Jarred Reuter defends during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Charlottesville, Va., Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)

Tatum leads Duke past Virginia, 65-55

Tatum hit three 3-pointers as the shot clock approached 0:00 in the second half, all coming after the Cavaliers pulled within 43-42.

North Carolina's Joel Berry II, right, and North Carolina State's Dennis Smith Jr. (4) chase the ball during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Raleigh, N.C., Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017. North Carolina won 97-73. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)

UNC rolls past NC State 97-73

UNC finished with a 60-22 edge in points in the paint and a 41-25 rebounding advantage that led to a 27-13 edge in second-chance points.