Rhode Island Falls 77-64 Against Southern Miss - Game Recap
Southern Miss got 14 points from Neil Watson en route to a 77-64 victory over Rhode Island on Saturday at Thomas M. Ryan Center.
Southern Miss won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 4.5-point spread as favorites.
Southern Miss got 14 points from Michael Craig and another 13 points from Aaron Brown. Neil Watson contributed 2 assists, while Michael Craig cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Rhode Island got 17 points from Xavier Munford in a losing cause and another 17 points from E.C. Matthews. Xavier Munford contributed 5 assists for them, while Gilvydas Biruta had 4 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Southern Miss were victorious, as the score was 35-34 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Southern Miss as they grabbed 37 boards, while Rhode Island only had 22.