Radford upends Presbyterian 76-63 behind Hicks

CLINTON, S.C. (AP) Donald Hicks scored 18 points and had nine rebounds and Justin Cousin finished with 16 points and Radford beat Presbyterian 76-63 on Saturday.

Radford (8-8, 3-1 Big South) shot 24 for 47 (51.1 percent) from the floor including 8 for 16 from 3-point range. Ed Polite Jr. had 13 points and seven rebounds and Caleb Tanner 12 points.

Christian Bradford hit a jumper and a 3 to give the Highlanders a 44-35 lead with 15:50 to play. Cousin's jumper five minutes later gave the Blue Hose a double-digit lead the rest of the way.

The Highlanders grabbed 14 of their 38 rebounds on the offensive end while Presbyterian finished with 21 of its 33 boards on the offensive glass.

Will Adams led Presbyterian 21 points and Jo'Vontae Millner had 19 points and seven rebounds for Presbyterian (4-11, 0-4).

Radford is now 5-2 this season in games after a loss.

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