Longwood comes back against Radford for 92-81 win
RADFORD, Va. (AP) Lotanna Nwogbo scored a career-high 29 points to help Longwood complete a comeback and beat Radford 92-81 on Saturday.
The Lancers trailed by as many as 20 after intermission but rallied with a 29-10 run over 7:23 in the second half to take the lead, and then closed the game with a 12-2 run to clinch it. Radford had one basket in the last 3 1/2 minutes.
Nwogbo was 12 of 17 from the field with eight rebounds for Longwood (9-22, 5-13 Big South), which shot nearly 52 percent. Shaquille Johnson scored 21 points with 11 rebounds and Tra'Vaughn White added 20.
Radford (16-14, 9-9) was led by Justin Cousin – who entered averaging 4.3 points – with a career-high 24 points. Cameron Jones scored 18 points and Rashun Davis added 12 points with eight boards. The Highlanders shot over 49 percent but only got to the line nine times, making six.