Basketball

Radford Claims Its First-Ever NCAA Tournament Win by Defeating LIU Brooklyn

3 min read After surprisingly winning the Northeast Conference, LIU Brooklyn was coming off a five-game winning streak when they faced Radford in a play-in game for a spot in the East Region. The winner would play Villanova University, the number one seed in the region. Even though the Blackbirds were on a win streak, the Highlanders were on a seven-game winning streak coming fresh off a game-winning buzzer beater by Carlik Jones to win the conference tournament over Liberty University.

Centennial man reaches milestone as Highlanders Fall 61-60

3 min read Ed Polite Jr. becomes the latest in a prestigious list, notching his 1000th point in a close loss to High Point on Thursday. The junior forward is the 31st player in school history to reach such an accomplishment. The Highlanders will be feeling desperately disappointed after the close loss which would have seen them improve their record and position themselves further near the top of the Big South standings.