Houston Baptist Falls 67-62 Against Southern Miss - Game Recap
Southern Miss got 15 points from Daveon Boardingham en route to a 67-62 victory over Houston Baptist on Saturday at Mitchell Center.
Southern Miss won the battle on the scoreboard, but not at the payout window as they failed to cover the 21-point spread.
Neil Watson had 15 points for Southern Miss and Matt Bingaya chipped in with 9 points. Jerrold Brooks had 3 assists for them, while Michael Craig was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
Houston Baptist got a 15-point performance from Rob Lewis, who was supported by 12 points from Dauson Womack. Rob Lewis had 3 assists in a losing cause for Houston Baptist, while Ricmonds Vilde grabbed 12 rebounds.
Southern Miss trailed at halftime, 32-27.
Southern Miss had a 33-30 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.