Radford Beats LIU Brooklyn In NCAA Tournament First Four Game

Radford Beats LIU Brooklyn In NCAA Tournament First Four Game

Regardless, Radford has come a long ways since it lost 26 games in Jones' debut season and played two scholarships short the following two years.

A 3-pointer by Batts put LIU Brooklyn up 38-35 with 16:35 remaining, but the lead soon swung back to the Highlanders and they matched their earlier nine-point advantage on multiple occasions and led 53-44 with 10:11 left.

The Blackbirds went without a field goal in the last seven minutes of the game and shot 30.4 percent in the second half. Both teams were plagued by turnovers. LIU Brooklyn coach Derek Kellogg said.

Jashaun Agosto of LIU Brooklyn handles the ball on offense against Radford during the first half of the First Four game in the NCAA Tournament at UD Arena on March 13, 2018 in Dayton, Ohio. Coming out of an LIU time-out the Donald Hicks show continued as Hicks hit a three coming out of the time-out and followed it up with a driving basket and all of the sudden Radford had grabbed a 49-42 lead halfway through the second half.

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The Highlanders twosome of Ed Polite Jr. and Travis Fields Jr. scored 13 points apiece with Polite Jr. hauling in 13 rebounds with Carlik Jones adding 12 points and another eleven rebounds. Radford shot the ball well at 47.5% which was an easy victor versus the 38% accuracy of the Blackbirds. After a first-round win over Lafayette, the Wildcats fell to No. 9 seed North Carolina State, 71-68, in the second round.

The Highlanders' defense helped limit LIU Brooklyn's leading scorer, Joel Hernandez, to just eight points. In 34 games this year, the Teaneck, NJ native is averaging 20.9 points and 5.9 rebounds per game.

The game was played with all the intensity of an NCAA Championship game. "But it's impossible to stop him, but I thought we made him work for everything and we got just enough stops that we needed".

The last two years, SportsLine's computer simulation correctly predicted nine out of 12 double-digit NCAA Tournament upsets in the first round with their computer algorithm.

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