Radford looks to extend streak vs USC Upstate

South Carolina Upstate (11-17, 6-9) vs. Radford (18-9, 13-2)

Dedmon Center, Radford, Virginia; Saturday, 4:30 p.m. EST

BOTTOM LINE: Radford looks for its ninth straight conference win against South Carolina Upstate. Radford’s last Big South loss came against the UNC-Asheville Bulldogs 80-67 on Jan. 23. South Carolina Upstate came up short in a 68-58 game to Longwood in its last outing.


SPARKING THE OFFENSE: Everette Hammond has accounted for 47 percent of all South Carolina Upstate field goals over the last three games. Hammond has 11 field goals and 19 assists in those games.

YET TO WIN: The Highlanders are 0-5 when they score 61 points or fewer and 18-4 when they exceed 61 points. The Spartans are 0-13 when they fail to score more than 64 points and 11-4 on the season, otherwise.

PERFECT WHEN: The Highlanders are 10-0 when they score at least 75 points and 8-9 when they fall shy of that total. The Spartans are 5-0 when the team records at least eight steals and 6-17 when falling short of that total.

DID YOU KNOW: Radford has committed a turnover on just 16.5 percent of its possessions this season, which is the best percentage among all Big South teams. The Highlanders have turned the ball over only 10.7 times per game this season.


For more AP college basketball coverage: https://apnews.com/Collegebasketball and http://twitter.com/AP_Top25


This was generated by Automated Insights, http://www.automatedinsights.com/ap, using data from STATS LLC, https://www.stats.com

Copyright © 2021 . All rights reserved. This website is not intended for users located within the European Economic Area.


Sign up for breaking news alerts