Top-seeded Villanova got hot from deep as it cruised past Radford 87-61 in the first round of the NCAA Tournament, East Region in Pittsburgh. The Wildcats shot 14-of-27 from beyond the arc, with six different players nailing at least two threes. Jalen Brunson scored a team-high 16 points in the win. Donald Hicks led the Highlanders with 13 points, but they trailed by 21 at halftime and couldn't rally back.
Radford ends its season at 23-and-13.