George Mason 76, Radford 61

Mike Morrison recorded a double-double and led George Mason to

an easy 76-61 victory over Radford Saturday and send the

Highlanders to a seventh straight loss.

The Patriots (7-3), who won four straight games before a

20-point loss at Virginia, led 32-29 at halftime but outscored

Radford (3-8) 44-32 in the second half to win easily

George Mason, which outscored Radford 18-6 in the paint, led by

as much as 22 points in the second half when Radford made just 8 of

33 shots from the floor. The Highlanders shot 45.5 percent (10 of

22) in the first half to trail by just 32-29 at halftime.

Morrison led the Patriots with 17 points and 11 rebounds, 7 on

the offensive glass. Ryan Pearson and Byron Allen were in double

figures with 14 and 11, respectively.

R.J. Price led Radford with 15 points but shot just 3-for-10

from the floor.