Golden Eagles soar past Miners

Golden Eagles soar past Miners

Damion Fletcher ran for 214 yards and helped the Southern Mississippi Golden Eagles defeat the UTEP Miners 56-30 Saturday night.

Southern Mississippi easily covered the 3-point spread on the road, and the 86 points sailed OVER the posted total of 65.5.

Fletcher carried the ball 34 times and finished with three touchdowns for the Golden Eagles.

Marcus Thomas ran for 102 yards off 22 carries with two touchdowns in the loss.