Louisiana-Monroe Falls 68-39 Against Southern - Game Recap

Louisiana-Monroe Falls 68-39 Against Southern - Game Recap

The battle between Southern and Louisiana-Monroe didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Louisiana-Monroe was handed a 68-39 defeat on Thursday at Fant-Ewing Coliseum.

Southern got 26 points from Derick Beltran and another 16 points from Malcolm Miller. Jameel Grace contributed 9 assists, while Brandon Moore cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.

Louisiana-Monroe got 13 points from R.J. McCray in a losing cause and another 11 points from Jayon James. Trey Lindsey contributed 3 assists for them, while Jayon James had 11 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Southern were victorious, as the score was 32-21 at the break.

The rebound battle favored Southern as they grabbed 37 boards, while Louisiana-Monroe only had 33.