North Carolina defensive end Mikey Bart started celebrating too soon. Marquise Williams made sure his 12th-ranked Tar Heels were able to celebrate at all.
Williams hit Quinshad Davis with a 5-yard pass in overtime and the Tar Heels spoiled coach Frank Beamer's final home game at Virginia Tech with a 30-27 victory on Saturday. And they did it after blowing a 14-point lead in the last three minutes of regulation.
"We were definitely shocked," Bart said after registering 2 1/2 of the Tar Heels' five sacks. "Around the two-minute mark, I was like, 'Oh yeah. We got the ACC.' We were already talking about rings and stuff."
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