Season Recap: Highlander Women’s Basketball 2019 Season Ends In Maryland

The Radford University women’s basketball team has officially concluded the 2018-19 season after their loss in the first round of the NCAA tournament.

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Basketball: Radford Gets #22 Spot in New NCAA’s NET Ranking System

In the NCAA’s first-ever NET rankings, Radford Men’s basketball team checked in at #22 out of 353 teams in Division 1 basketball.

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Radford Sports Recap of the week

In a week dominated by the weather, making multiple games postponed or even cancellated but there was still a fair bit going on in the world of Highlander sports. The frigid and snow-covered week of sports began with the Women’s golf team shooting their season-low total as a team of 313 at the Bobby Nichol’s Intercollegiate tournament in Sevierville, Tennessee.

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

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.

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Notes of Worth for March 21.

Radford’s men’s basketball team has gained tons of national exposure ever since Carlik Jones’ shot heard around the world. Not only has the team been in the news lately, but the Highlander mascot’s popularity has grown as well. It was recently rated the number one mascot in the NCAA tournament by USA Today Sports.

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