Conference USA Tournament - Southern Miss Defeats UAB 81-66 - Recap
|Conference USA Tournament - Southern Miss Defeats UAB 81-66 - Recap|
Southern Miss got 23 points from Neil Watson en route to an 81-66 victory over UAB on Thursday at BOK Center.
Southern Miss was a favorite by 7 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors.
Southern Miss got 20 points from Dwayne Davis and another 13 points from Jerrold Brooks. Dwayne Davis contributed 5 assists, while Jonathan Mills cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
UAB got 20 points from Rod Rucker in a losing cause and another 10 points from Preston Purifoy. Quincy Taylor contributed 6 assists for them, while Rod Rucker had 7 rebounds.
Southern Miss led at halftime, 40-26.
The rebound battle favored Southern Miss as they grabbed 37 boards, while UAB only had 25.