Duke’s Grayson Allen was called for a technical foul for slamming the ball on the floor
The focus for the Wolfpack now becomes finding the next coach.
Jackson finished with 24 votes to 15 for Wake Forest’s John Collins.
Joel Berry II scored 28 points, including a critical late-game burst of seven straight.
Amile Jefferson, playing in his final game at Cameron Indoor Stadium, added 14 points
Joel Berry II scored 12 points to lead the Tar Heels (25-6, 13-4), who snapped a four-game winning streak
Miami held No. 10 Duke a staggering 32 points below its season average.
The Wolfpack (15-15, 4-13) made a last-stand run to get within 59-51.
The Tar Heels (25-5, 13-3) have won four straight following a loss to arch rival Duke two weeks ago.
The Eagles are at the top of the MEAC standings and have a great chance of making the NCAA Tournament.