Houston Falls 73-54 Against Southern Miss - Game Recap
Southern Miss got 16 points from Jerrold Brooks en route to a 73-54 victory over Houston on Saturday at Reed Green Coliseum.
Southern Miss won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 10.5-point spread as favorites.
Southern Miss got 12 points from Daveon Boardingham and another 11 points from Norville Carey. Neil Watson contributed 4 assists, while Jonathan Mills cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Houston got 14 points from Joseph Young in a losing cause and another 10 points from TaShawn Thomas. TaShawn Thomas contributed 5 assists for them, while Leon Gibson had 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Southern Miss were victorious, as the score was 36-15 at the break.
Southern Miss won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 45-36.