Southern Miss vs Marshall Final: 60-57 - Recap
|Southern Miss vs Marshall Final: 60-57 - Recap|
Aaron Brown scored 13 points leading Southern Miss to a 60-57 victory over Marshall at Reed Green Coliseum on Friday.
Bettors who backed Southern Miss were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 18.
Michael Craig had 12 points for Southern Miss and Neil Watson chipped in with 10 points. Neil Watson had 5 assists for them, while Michael Craig was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 7 boards.
Marshall got 17 points from Ryan Taylor in a losing cause and another 11 points from Kareem Canty. Chris Thomas contributed 4 assists for them, while Ryan Taylor had 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Marshall were victorious, as the score was 35-24 at the break.
Marshall had a 31-23 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.