College Basketball

College basketball game capsules for 01.08.15

Radford (9-6, 0-2) at Gardner-Webb (9-6, 1-1)

7 p.m., Paul Porter Arena, Boiling Springs, N.C. (ESPNU)

The Runnin’ Bulldogs will play their first nationally televised Big South game this season when they host the Highlanders. … Gardner-Webb had won three straight before Saturday’s 80-55 loss to UNC Asheville. … Radford has lost two straight after winning four in a row and seven of eight. Bill Kiser

Chowan (8-4, 2-1) at Johnson C. Smith (7-7, 1-2)

7:30 p.m., Brayboy Gymnasium

The Golden Bulls begin a four-game CIAA homestand. … Johnson C. Smith won its first conference game Monday, beating Virginia Union 72-68. … Chowan played its first three league games at home, but Thursday’s game will begin a three-game, five-day road trip for the Hawks. B.K.

Winthrop (6-7, 1-1) at Presbyterian (5-10, 1-1)

7:30 p.m., Templeton Center, Clinton, S.C.

The Eagles open a three-game road trip when they play Blue Hose in a Big South game. … Winthrop wrapped up a three-game homestand Saturday by losing to league foe High Point 90-87. … Presbyterian won its first conference game Saturday, beating Liberty 62-58 to snap a four-game losing streak. B.K.

Appalachian State (4-7, 1-1) at South Alabama (3-10, 1-2)

8 p.m., Mitchell Center, Mobile, Ala.

The Mountaineers go for their second Sun Belt win, traveling to face the Jaguars. … Appalachian State’s first home game in its new conference ended in an 80-64 loss Monday to league frontrunner Louisiana-Lafayette, the Mountaineers’ fifth loss in six games. … South Alabama got its first league win Monday, beating Arkansas-Little Rock 72-69 to snap a seven-game losing streak. B.K.

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