Obama watches UNC top MSU in Carrier Classic

The nation's basketball-fan-in-chief appeared to enjoy the first college basketball game on an active aircraft carrier.
AP Wire
Nov 11, 2011

President Barack Obama sat courtside and watched No. 1 North Carolina beat Michigan State 67-55 on Friday night in the Carrier Classic on the flight deck of the USS Carl Vinson.

Harrison Barnes scored 17 points and John Henson had 12 points and a career-high nine blocked shots as the Tar Heels put their size advantage to good use.

Michigan State’s Draymond Green had 18 rebounds.

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