N.C.-Wilmington 64, Radford 50
Donte Morales had 15 points, eight rebounds, four assists, two
blocks and two steals to help North Carolina-Wilmington defeat
Radford 64-50 on Saturday night.
The Seahawks (5-4) led 26-21 at halftime and scored the first
five points after the break to take a 31-21 lead with 17:16
Radford (2-8) went on a 10-1 run to pull within 32-31 at the
14:47 mark. Jareal Smith hit a 3-pointer with 7:49 left to play
that kept the Highlanders within five points, 45-40.
UNC Wilmington scored 11 straight and 15 of the next 18 points
to extend its lead to 60-43 with 3:53 left.
Tolga Cerrah scored 16 points, Johnathan Edwards 11 and Blake
Smith 10 for the Highlanders, who lost their eighth straight.
The eight-game losing streak is Radford’s first since the
2007-08 season and the second-longest in school history. The
Highlanders lost 11 straight during the 1989-90 season.