Recap - Southern Methodist Defeats Connecticut 64-55

Recap - Southern Methodist Defeats Connecticut 64-55

Southern Methodist grabbed a 64-55 win over Connecticut on Sunday, behind a 15-point effort from Nic Moore at Gampel Pavilion.

Southern Methodist was the ATS victor, as they covered the 6.5-point spread as an underdog.

Southern Methodist got 15 points from Nick Russell and another 13 points from Markus Kennedy. Nic Moore contributed 5 assists, while Sterling Brown cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.

Connecticut got 15 points from Ryan Boatright in a losing cause and another 15 points from Shabazz Napier. Ryan Boatright contributed 3 assists for them, while DeAndre Daniels had 8 rebounds.

Southern Methodist led at halftime, 27-25.

Connecticut won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 36-31.