Radford at Hampton
|Date & Time||Thursday February 7, 2019, 7:00 PM (EST)|
Millis Athletic Center
High Point, NC
Hampton +3 / over-under: 147
The Radford Highlanders battle the Hampton Pirates in Big South college basketball action on Thursday.
The Radford Highlanders remain atop the Big South after downing 80-61 victory at Winthrop as a 2.5 point underdog on Saturday.
Radford erased a two halftime deficit with a 51-30 run over the final 20 minutes behind a 51.9%-33.9% edge in marksmanship.
Carlik Jones led the big offense of the Highlanders with 23 points, ten rebounds and six helpers while Travis Fields Jr. tossed in 16 points.
Caleb Turner gave Radford 13 points followed Ed Polite Jr. with nine points and eleven rebounds with Donald Hicks adding seven points and three yanks.
The Hampton Pirates saw their three game winning streak end in an 85-69 loss at High Point as a 2.5 point underdog on Saturday.
Hampton trailed by 18 points at the break and traded baskets the rest of the way with just 38.5% shooting to lean on and nine trips to the line.
Jermaine Marrow was the biggest Pirates threat pouring in 33 points followed by Kalin Fisher with another 13 points.
Hampton saw eight points and five boards form Akim Mitchell while Diondre Griffin and Trevond Barnes tossed another eight points each.
Radford Highlanders are 3-7 ATS in their last 10 games overall and Radford Highlanders are 2-8 ATS in their last 10 games following a straight up win and Radford Highlanders are 0-6 ATS in their last 6 games following a ATS win. Hampton Pirates are 4-0 ATS in their last 4 home games and over is 4-1 in Pirates last 5 vs. Big South and over is 4-1 in Pirates last 5 games following a ATS loss.
Radford is the top team in the Big South and will get the best Hampton has but this team is steady and dependable regardless of the venue...