NCAA Basketball

Radford Highlanders (19-12)


Saturday 2/10 Thursday 2/15 Sunday 2/18 Thursday 2/22 Saturday 2/24
@ NC-Ash
L 64-66
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vs. Camp
W 72-53
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vs. Presby
W 74-68
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@ Lib
W 63-50
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Rad 70 - 47 Lngwd
Final
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Radford beats Longwood 70-40 behind Tanner's 5 3-pointers

FARMVILLE, Va. (AP) Caleb Tanner scored 15 points on five 3-pointers, Leroy Butts IV scored 11 points with seven rebounds, and Radford cruised past Longwood 70-40 on Saturday in the regular-season finale for both teams to retain a top-three spot in the Big South Conference Tournament.

Carlik Jones added 10 with four assists for the Highlanders (19-12, 12-6), who made 10 3-pointers and shot 41.7 percent from the field to sweep the season series with Longwood.

Tanner's second 3 among three straight put the Highlanders up for good, 18-14, and Radford led 35-20 at halftime after holding the Lancers to 29.6 percent shooting from the field.

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Leaders
Points: E. Polite Jr.13.6
Rebounds: E. Polite Jr.7.9
Assists: C. Jones3.0
FG%: No qualifiers
FT%: C. Jones76.4%
3P%: C. Tanner44.6%
Steals: E. Polite Jr.1.9
Blocks: R. Phillips1.0
AP Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Virginia26-2
2 Michigan State27-3
3 Villanova25-4
4 Xavier25-4
5 Duke24-5
6 Texas Tech22-7
6 Gonzaga27-4
8 Kansas23-6
9 Purdue25-5
10 North Carolina22-7
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Coaches Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Michigan State27-3
2 Virginia26-2
3 Villanova25-4
4 Xavier25-4
5 Duke24-5
6 Gonzaga27-4
7 Texas Tech22-7
8 Kansas23-6
9 Purdue25-5
10 North Carolina22-7
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Big South Standings
 ConferenceOverall
  W-L W-L
UNC Asheville 13-5 20-11
Winthrop 12-6 18-11
Radford 12-6 19-12
Campbell 10-8 16-14
Liberty 9-9 18-13
Charleston Southern 9-9 14-15
High Point 9-9 14-15
Gardner-Webb 9-9 14-17
Presbyterian 4-14 11-20
Longwood 3-15 6-25
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Offense (Rank)
Points: 68.2 (298)
Rebounds: 11.8 (64)
Assists: 12.7 (247)
FG%: 43.2% (260)
FT%: 71.7% (154)
3P%: 35.2% (169)
Defense (Rank)
Points: 65.5 (27)
Rebounds: 23.4 (299)
Assists: 11.2 (34)
FG%: 42.9% (115)
FT%: 74.7% (330)
3P%: 34.8% (185)
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