Delaware vs Radford

Radford 58, Delaware 54

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RADFORD, Va. (AP) - Freshman R.J. Price scored Radford's last seven points, including two 3-pointers and a free throw in the final 71 seconds, to give the Highlanders a thrilling 58-54 upset of Delaware Friday night in coach Mike Jones' debut.

Delaware trailed for much of the night before taking a 53-51 lead on two Jamelle Hagins foul shots. Price then hit a 3-pointer with 1:11 left to regain the lead. After Delaware misfired, Price hit another 3-pointer with 22 seconds remaining and a free throw with seven seconds left to clinch it.

Price and Jareal Smith scored 13 points apiece, each making three 3-pointers. Radford was 8 for 27 from the arc, Delaware 2 for 14. The Blue Hens didn't score a basket in the final 5:26.

Devon Saddler led Delaware with 18 points but hit just 5 of 22 shots. Jamelle Higgins had 17 points and nine rebounds for the Blue Hens.

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Delaware (0-1)183654
Radford (1-0) «233558

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Delaware Fightin' Blue Hens
J. Hagins, F315-117-892417
J. Brinkley, F192-43-44137
J. Threatt, G371-81-24233
D. Saddler, G365-226-1020218
K. Lewis, G300-22-64212
K. McNeil190-21-25031
H. McCullar140-00-03020
L. Savage142-32-46116
Totals 15-5222-364281954
 28.8%61.1% 
Radford Highlanders
J. Edwards, F303-94-1182310
T. Cerrah, F170-10-02040
R. Price, G374-122-463113
C. Smith, G283-70-04126
J. Smith, G263-114-461313
J. Green173-52-26038
L. Winegarner170-60-07040
D. Mitchell132-50-03035
B. Darden121-20-01023
J. Carethers30-00-00000
Totals 19-5812-214772558
 32.8%57.1% 
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Longwood3-156-24343
Presbyterian1-175-25347
 
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