Radford vs Liberty

Liberty 75, Radford 70

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LYNCHBURG, Va. (AP) - John Caleb Sanders scored 19 points for Liberty in a 75-70, Big South Conference win over Radford on Tuesday night.

R.J. Price's two free throws pulled Radford (10-14, 4-6) within 72-70 with 26 seconds left, but the Highlanders missed their final three shots and Liberty made 3 of 4 foul shots in the remaining seconds.

Tavares Speaks added 16 points for the Flames (8-16, 4-6), while Devon Marshall - averaging 22.5 points over Liberty's past two home games - added 11 points. J.R. Coronado pulled down 11 rebounds.

Javonte Green led Radford with 23 points and 13 rebounds for his sixth double-double of the season. Price added 13 points on 5-of-16 shooting while committing five turnovers.

Liberty, scoring 66 points per game on the season, is averaging 78.2 points in its past four home games.

Radford, 13th nationally with 9.3 steals per game, had just five swipes Tuesday.

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Scoreboard
Radford (10-14)313970
Liberty (8-16) «354075

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Radford Highlanders
K. Noreen, G222-41-24146
B. Holcomb, F211-31-36023
R. Price, G335-162-255113
J. Green, G319-173-8131223
Y. Anderson, G263-90-12349
B. Smith, G190-10-02130
R. Davis, G184-72-200312
J. Carethers, F170-10-21010
L. Dyer, F70-00-01040
J. Wells, G-F41-10-01012
T. Owens, G21-10-00012
Total 26-609-2043112670
 43.3%45.0% 
Liberty Flames
J. Coronado, F270-12-311132
T. Gielo, F273-101-22249
J. Sanders, G357-164-443219
D. Marshall, G332-86-702011
T. Speaks, G295-116-630316
A. Smith, F162-42-46026
C. Roberts, G152-30-11015
J. Vander Pol, C81-13-43025
L. Taylor, G70-10-10100
S. Ogukwe, F31-10-00002
Total 23-5624-323791775
 41.1%75.0% 
Big South
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Winthrop15-326-770
UNC-Ash.15-323-1073
Liberty14-421-14173
Gardner-Webb11-719-14186
High Point9-915-16235
Radford8-1014-18227
Campbell7-1119-18247
Char. So.7-1112-19295
Longwood3-156-24343
Presbyterian1-175-25347
 
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FLA 69 Final
ARK 80
BC 50 Final
MIAMI 72
KSU 68 Final
TXTCH 59
OHST 74 Final
MICH 76