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Top Returning ACC Guards: #1 - Carlik Jones, Louisville

Our #1 top returning (non-freshman) guard to watch in the ACC hasn’t actually played in the conference yet. Carlik Jones spent three years dominating the Big South with the Radford Highlanders, and now he’s looking to succeed Jordan Nwora as the do-it-all guard for the Louisville Cardinals. 337 more words


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Winthrop, Bradley, and Liberty Punch their Tickets to the Big Dance

Utah State and Belmont were the first two teams to punch their tickets to the 2020 NCAA Tournament on Saturday, but there are many more conference tournaments to be played. 1,489 more words

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Hale-storm: Big South Championship storylines and recap

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ROCK HILL, S.C. — If you spend any time around Winthrop’s basketball team, you’ll hear one consistent quote.

“We’re trained for this.”

It would be understandable to question whether or not the Eagles were trained for losing three games out of four as the regular season wound down. 1,782 more words

Marrow's record-setting performance propels Hampton to Big South title tilt

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RADFORD, Va. – Anyone who has ever watched Jermaine Marrow play for Hampton throughout his career knows there are days where he seems incapable of being stopped. 959 more words

Hampton gets it done on defense in Big South quarterfinals

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RADFORD, Va. – Hampton placed two players atop the Big South scoring leaders list nearly all year. Its defense, on the other hand…well, that’s another story. 694 more words

Carlik Jones, Radford close out strong against short-handed Charleston Southern

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RADFORD, Va. – A tension thick enough to inflate the roof of the Dedmon Center hung over its court.

Eighth-seeded Charleston Southern led, 45-44, and Phlandrous Fleming – coming off a triple-double in CSU’s first-round victory – had scored nine points in a row. 657 more words

Gardner-Webb battles pressure, thin bench in advancing past Asheville

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RADFORD, Va. – If one wants to see a story of perseverance, there was no need to look any further than the second game of Friday’s Big South quarterfinals. 791 more words