Southern Miss Downs Georgia State 69-67 - Match Report
Southern Miss earned a 69-67 victory over Georgia State on Tuesday, getting 23 points from Jerrold Brooks at GSU Sports Arena.
Southern Miss won the battle on the scoreboard, but not at the payout window as they failed to cover the 4-point spread.
Southern Miss got 12 points from Dwayne Davis and another 8 points from Norville Carey. Jerrold Brooks contributed 4 assists, while Jonathan Mills cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Georgia State got a 24-point performance from R.J. Hunter, who was supported by 13 points from Devonta White. Manny Atkins had 5 assists in a losing cause for Georgia State, while R.J. Hunter grabbed 4 rebounds.
Southern Miss trailed at halftime, 34-31.
Southern Miss had a 31-22 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.