Radford pulls away late to beat Campbell 60-56
BUIES CREEK, N.C. (AP) Brandon Holcomb scored four of his 10 points and had a key rebound in the final 41 seconds as Radford snapped Campbell's four-game win streak with a 60-56 victory on Thursday night.
Holcomb had a dunk to give the Highlanders a 58-56 lead. Campbell's Chris Clemons missed a 3-point attempt on the ensuing possession, Holcomb grabbed the rebound and then made two free throws to seal it.
Cameron Jones had 13 points and Ed Polite Jr. added 12 to lead the Highlanders (16-13, 9-8 Big South Conference), which needs to beat Longwood on Saturday to clinch the No. 5 seed and a first-round bye in the conference tournament.
Casey Perrin scored 20 points and Clemons chipped in 19 to lead Campbell (12-16, 5-12).
Troy Harper made a jumper to stretch Campbell's lead to 53-44. From there the Fighting Camels went cold, missing 15 of their last 16 shots.