Radford stuns No. 17 Texas on Jones layup 62-59
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Big school schedulers are probably second-guessing themselves for calling tiny Radford for a game.
If the head coaches weren't such good friends, Texas would probably rather never see the Highlanders ever again.
Carlik Jones made a spinning, scoop layup, then followed it with a free throw with 24.5 seconds left, sending Radford to a 62-59 upset of the No. 17 Longhorns on Friday night, earning the Highlanders the program's first ever win over a ranked opponent.
Tanner’s 3-pointers help Radford stun Notre Dame, 63-60
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Radford is closer to Tobacco Road than Notre Dame is but that didn't stop senior guard Caleb Tanner and the Highlanders from making a point to their Atlantic Coast Conference neighbors Wednesday night.
"Coming in here and beating an ACC team is huge," said the 6-foot-1 Tanner, who scored 20 points, 18 of them from beyond the 3-point line, as Radford moved to 3-0 with a 63-60 victory over Notre Dame.
Celebrity birthdays for the week of Nov. 18-24
Nov. 18: Actress Brenda Vaccaro is 79. Actress Linda Evans is 76. Actress Susan Sullivan is 76. Country singer Jacky Ward is 72. Actor Jameson Parker is 71. Actress-singer Andrea Marcovicci is 70. Singer Graham Parker is 68. Comedian Kevin Nealon is 65. Actor Oscar Nunez ("The Office") is 60. Actress Elizabeth Perkins is 58. Singer Kim Wilde is 58. Guitarist Kirk Hammett of Metallica is 56. Singer Tim DeLaughter of Polyphonic Spree (and Tripping Daisy) is 53. Actor Owen Wilson is 50. Actor Dan...
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Just after midnight, Christmas morning, Maria and Ariana head for home. They turn the corner on the 500 block of Hudson Street, but proceed no more, their street blocked by police as a fire engulfs a small home.
Polite scores 24 as Radford defeats UC Davis 72-62 in OT
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Ed Polite Jr. scored a season-high 24 points, including 10 in overtime when Radford was perfect in 13 tries at the foul line, to defeat UC Davis 72-62 and give coach Mike Jones his 100th win on Saturday in the championship of the Las Vegas Invitational.
On the beat: Trevor Lawrence and Xavier Thomas send in financial aid agreements, Clemson players weighed ahead of season
CLEMSON — The present Clemson football team kicked off the first day of practice Thursday for 2017. The future officially sent in financial aid agreements.
Dabo Swinney announced Thursday that Clemson has now received financial aid agreements from seven high school athletes, none more prominent than quarterback Trevor Lawrence and defensive lineman Xavier Thomas — the nation's top two recruits.