Southern Miss Downs Southern Methodist 74-70 - Match Report
|Southern Miss Downs Southern Methodist 74-70 - Match Report|
Dwayne Davis scored 17 points leading Southern Miss to a 74-70 victory over Southern Methodist at Moody Coliseum on Wednesday.
Southern Miss won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 4.5-point spread.
Southern Miss got 14 points from Rashard McGill and another 10 points from Jerrold Brooks. Neil Watson contributed 5 assists, while Jonathan Mills cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Southern Methodist got 20 points from Jalen Jones in a losing cause and another 17 points from Shawn Williams. Jalen Jones contributed 5 assists for them, while Jalen Jones had 12 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Southern Methodist were victorious, as the score was 32-26 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Southern Methodist as they grabbed 33 boards, while Southern Miss only had 27.