Elon vs Radford

Polite leads Radford past Elon 68-56

  •  

RADFORD, Va. (AP) Ed Polite Jr. scored 14 points and hauled in 15 rebounds and Radford slipped past Elon for a 68-56 win Saturday.

Justin Cousin added 14 points for Radford (4-5), which controlled the boards 44-35 and went 16 for 17 from the line.

The Highlanders got a 3-pointer from Cousin in the second half to spark an 11-0 run, which was capped with a 3 from Christian Lutete, and gave Radford the lead for good, 46-39, with 8:24 left to play. Caleb Tanner hit the go-ahead jumper and followed it up with a 3-pointer.

Earlier, Elon (6-4) had used a 12-0 run stretching across both sides of the break to take a 34-31 lead early in the second half on Steven Santa Ana's layup and protected it for nearly six minutes.

Dainan Swoope led Elon with 13 points, Santa Ana finished with 12 and Brian Dawkins had 10.

Copyright 2016 by STATS LLC. Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of STATS LLC is strictly prohibited.

 
Scoreboard
Elon (6-4)272956
Radford (4-5) «313768

Related Video

 

CBSSports Shop

Men's Nike White Villanova Wildcats 2016 NCAA Men's Basketball National Champions Locker Room T-Shirt

Villanova Wildcats 2016 National Champs
Get the Locker Room Gear!
Shop Now

Elon Phoenix
T. Seibring, F293-101-29229
D. Swoope, G295-102-202413
L. Eddy, G252-100-05305
C. Hairston, G141-30-02112
C. Luther, G90-00-01000
S. Santa Ana285-150-030312
B. Dawkins235-140-170010
D. Thompson191-20-04153
S. Eberhardt141-20-00222
K. Kundrotas70-20-00000
J. Anton30-10-00000
Totals 23-693-535111756
 33.3%60% 
Radford Highlanders
E. Polite, Jr., F323-58-8151114
R. Phillips, C92-40-04024
D. Hicks, G262-80-02246
C. Bradford, G253-90-04226
J. Cousin, G253-65-644214
C. Tanner303-100-01207
D. Bolstad212-31-11115
S. Christy110-12-23102
C. Lutete112-40-02026
D. Holland102-30-04004
Totals 22-5316-1744131468
 41.5%94.1% 
Colonial Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Towson0-05-190
Delaware0-04-2121
UNC-Wilm.0-02-1270
Hofstra0-03-295
Elon0-04-3220
Charleston0-02-2109
Northeastern0-02-2156
Will. & Mary0-02-2299
Drexel0-02-3185
J. Madison0-02-4300

Big South
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Char. So.0-03-2134
Liberty0-03-2262
UNC-Ash.0-03-2247
Campbell0-02-2333
High Point0-02-2268
Radford0-02-229
Winthrop0-02-2346
Gardner-Webb0-02-3112
Presbyterian0-01-4313
Longwood0-00-5348
 
Other games
ARIZ 79 Final
MIZZ 60
ND 66 Final
NOVA 74
CLST 53 Final
PUR 77
TEXSO 71 Final
LOU 102
WISC 93 Final
MU 84
VMI 55 Final
WVU 90
NEB 72 Final
KAN 89
HBU 61 Final
IND 103
CINCY 65 Final
BUTL 75
DUKE 94 Final
UNLV 45
UTAH 69 Final
XAV 77
MICH 84 Final
UCLA 102
AKR 43 Final
GONZ 61