Western Kentucky Downs Southern Miss 68-65 - Match Report
Western Kentucky got 16 points from Trency Jackson as they ran past Southern Miss 68-65 on Wednesday at EA Diddle Arena.
Western Kentucky was a 3-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
George Fant had 15 points for Western Kentucky and T.J. Price chipped in with 15 points. Payton Hulsey had 5 assists for them, while George Fant was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 4 boards.
Southern Miss got 15 points from Jerrold Brooks in a losing cause and another 13 points from Neil Watson. Neil Watson contributed 4 assists for them, while Chip Armelin had 5 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Western Kentucky were victorious, as the score was 30-25 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Southern Miss as they grabbed 26 boards, while Western Kentucky only had 19.