Southern Miss vs Tulane Final: 71-60 - Recap
|Southern Miss vs Tulane Final: 71-60 - Recap|
Southern Miss got 21 points from Dwayne Davis as they ran past Tulane 71-60 on Wednesday at Reed Green Coliseum.
Southern Miss did not, however, defeat Tulane against the spread, which closed at 11.5 at most sportsbooks.
Jerrold Brooks had 14 points for Southern Miss and Rashard McGill chipped in with 9 points. Neil Watson had 7 assists for them, while Daveon Boardingham was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
Tulane got 19 points from Josh Davis in a losing cause and another 17 points from Ben Cherry. Kendall Timmons contributed 4 assists for them, while Josh Davis had 10 rebounds.
Southern Miss led at halftime, 31-21.
The rebound battle favored Southern Miss as they grabbed 29 boards, while Tulane only had 25.