Coastal Carolina 52, Radford 51
Danny Nieman hit a free throw with 1 second remaining and
Coastal Carolina beat Radford 52-51 on Saturday night.
The Chanticleers (22-5, 12-3 Big South Conference) survived a
15-0 run by Radford that saw a 38-21 lead shrink to 38-36 with
13:10 to play. Coastal built the lead back up to seven points
before Lazar Trifunovic tied the game at 51-51 on two free throws
with 17 seconds remaining.
Mario Edwards scored 13 points and Chad Gray added 12 for the
Chanticleers, who remain atop the Big South. The loss snapped a
three-game winning streak for the second-place Highlanders (14-11,
The Chanticleers shot 15.8 percent from the field (3-for-19) in
the second half. Radford made 52.6 percent (10-for-19) of its shots
in the second half and was 18-for-45 (40 percent) for the game.
Art Parakhouski had 16 points and Trifunovic added 13 for the