Recap - Southern Miss Defeats East Carolina 60-46
|Recap - Southern Miss Defeats East Carolina 60-46|
Southern Miss got 15 points from Daveon Boardingham en route to a 60-46 victory over East Carolina on Saturday at Williams Arena at Minges Coliseum.
Southern Miss was the ATS victor, as they covered the 8.5-point spread as a favorite.
Southern Miss got 12 points from Michael Craig and another 11 points from Jerrold Brooks. Neil Watson contributed 6 assists, while Michael Craig cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
East Carolina got an 18-point performance from Akeem Richmond, who was supported by 13 points from Caleb White. Akeem Richmond had 5 assists in a losing cause for East Carolina, while Akeem Richmond grabbed 6 rebounds.
Southern Miss hit the break trailing 30-23 before taking care of business in the second half.
Southern Miss had a 36-31 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.