RADFORD, Va. -- Saah Nimley finished with 20 points, 11 assists and four steals, and Mathiang Muo added 15 points and 15 rebounds to lift Charleston Southern over Radford 81-74 Saturday in the Big South Conference opener for both teams.
Trailing 40-32 at halftime, Radford fought back, tying the game at 57 behind Ya Ya Anderson's 3-pointer with 11 minutes remaining.
Charleston Southern answered with three consecutive 3s -- two from Muo and one from Sexton to take a 66-57 lead with 9:56 left to play.
After R.J. Price's 3-pointer cut the Highlanders' deficit to three, 75-72 with 1:02 remaining, Nimley assisted Fullah for a layup, and then Nimley made four-straight free throws to seal the victory.
Price scored 19 points, and Javonte Green added 16 points and 13 boards for Radford (6-9).
A cameraman fell down trying to film Ben Simmons at the NBA Draft. Flashing back to his LSU days proves this is nothing new.
ESPN's Dan Dakich joins The Paul Finebaum Show to discuss the SEC's presence in the NBA Draft.
Ted Kapita was the top-rated recruit from West Virginia in the class of 2015 and recently played at DME Academy in Florida.