CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) -- Javonte Green scored a career-high 33 points, including a put-back that gave Radford the lead for good in the final minutes of a see-saw game, defeating Charleston Southern 82-76 Wednesday night.
The Highlanders (15-9, 5-4 Big South) scored 17 points in the final 3:11 - starting with Green's tip - as they battled from as many as five down in the last 7 minutes to surge ahead by as many as seven. Green sank 6 of 7 free throws in the final 1:31 to frustrate Charleston, which is still without leading scorer Saah Nimley.
Sheldon Strickland scored 17 for the Buccaneers (10-12, 4-5) and Matt Kennedy added 16.
Radford shot 57 percent (28-49) in a game that saw five ties and nine lead changes.
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