East Carolina Falls 88-69 Against Southern Miss - Game Recap

Neil Watson went off for 26 points and added 1 rebounds leading Southern Miss over East Carolina, 88-69, on Saturday at Reed Green Coliseum.

Southern Miss was a 11-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.

Southern Miss got 17 points from Dwayne Davis and another 15 points from Jonathan Mills. Cedric Jenkins contributed 6 assists, while Jonathan Mills cleaned the glass with 17 rebounds.

East Carolina got 23 points from Maurice Kemp in a losing cause and another 15 points from Akeem Richmond. Miguel Paul contributed 8 assists for them, while Maurice Kemp had 8 rebounds.

Southern Miss led at halftime, 36-31.

The rebound battle favored Southern Miss as they grabbed 42 boards, while East Carolina only had 23.