— Big South Conference (@BigSouthSports) March 4, 2018
Redshirt freshman Carlik Jones on Sunday hit a buzzer-beating three, lifting the Radford Highlanders to a 55-52 victory over Liberty for Big South conference tournament title.
Jones’ rainbow boosts Virginia-based Radford into the NCAA tournament for the first time in nine years.
Over the past two days, five teams have won conference tournaments to secure automatic bids.
Here’s a list of the qualifiers:
Ohio Valley — Murray State (26-5)
Missouri Valley – Loyola-Chicago (28-5)
Big Ten — Michigan (28-7)
Big South — Radford (22-12)
Atlantic Sun — Lipscomb (23-9)