Eastern Kentucky hosts Radford after Blanton’s 23-point game

Radford Highlanders (6-5) at Eastern Kentucky Colonels (5-6)

Richmond, Kentucky; Saturday, 2 p.m. EST

FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Eastern Kentucky -2; over/under is 144

BOTTOM LINE: Eastern Kentucky hosts the Radford Highlanders after Devontae Blanton scored 23 points in Eastern Kentucky’s 64-61 loss to the Northern Kentucky Norse.

The Colonels are 3-1 on their home court. Eastern Kentucky is fourth in the ASUN with 33.6 points per game in the paint led by Blanton averaging 6.5.

The Highlanders are 1-5 in road games. Radford averages 75.7 points while outscoring opponents by 9.4 points per game.

TOP PERFORMERS: Tayshawn Comer is averaging 6.2 points, 3.5 assists and 1.5 steals for the Colonels.

Kenyon Giles is averaging 12.3 points for the Highlanders.

LAST 10 GAMES: Colonels: 4-6, averaging 78.1 points, 36.4 rebounds, 15.1 assists, 9.0 steals and 4.7 blocks per game while shooting 42.4% from the field. Their opponents have averaged 77.2 points per game.

Highlanders: 6-4, averaging 76.4 points, 29.7 rebounds, 13.3 assists, 7.7 steals and 3.7 blocks per game while shooting 49.4% from the field. Their opponents have averaged 65.0 points.

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