Postseason NIT - Southern Miss vs Louisiana Tech Final: 63-52 - Recap

Postseason NIT - Southern Miss vs Louisiana Tech Final: 63-52 - Recap

Southern Miss grabbed a 63-52 win over Louisiana Tech on Monday, behind a 13-point effort from Dwayne Davis at Reed Green Coliseum.

Southern Miss won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 6-point spread as favorites.

Southern Miss got 13 points from Jerrold Brooks and another 10 points from Jonathan Mills. Neil Watson contributed 4 assists, while Jonathan Mills cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.

Louisiana Tech got 17 points from Raheem Appleby in a losing cause and another 15 points from Alex Hamilton. Alex Hamilton contributed 6 assists for them, while Michale Kyser had 7 rebounds.

Southern Miss led at halftime, 35-27.

The rebound battle favored Southern Miss as they grabbed 41 boards, while Louisiana Tech only had 34.