Legends Classic - Southern Miss Defeats Liberty 74-56 - Recap
|Legends Classic - Southern Miss Defeats Liberty 74-56 - Recap|
Southern Miss got 18 points from Jonathan Mills en route to a 74-56 victory over Liberty on Wednesday at Bernard Johnson Coliseum.
Southern Miss was the ATS victor, as they covered the 15.5-point spread as a favorite.
Dwayne Davis had 14 points for Southern Miss and Norville Carey chipped in with 13 points. Neil Watson had 7 assists for them, while Jonathan Mills was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
Liberty got 15 points from John Caleb Sanders in a losing cause and another 10 points from Tavares Speaks. Davon Marshall contributed 6 assists for them, while JR Coronado had 9 rebounds.
Southern Miss led at halftime, 31-25.
The rebound battle favored Southern Miss as they grabbed 31 boards, while Liberty only had 24.