Southern Miss vs Drexel Final: 66-49 - Recap

Southern Miss earned a 66-49 victory over Drexel on Friday, getting 11 points from Aaron Brown at Reed Green Coliseum.

Bettors who backed Southern Miss were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 8.5 at sportsbooks.

Jeremiah Eason had 10 points for Southern Miss and Jerrold Brooks chipped in with 10 points. Jerrold Brooks had 5 assists for them, while Michael Craig was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 11 boards.

Drexel got 15 points from Tavon Allen in a losing cause and another 13 points from Chris Fouch. Frantz Massenat contributed 4 assists for them, while Chris Fouch had 4 rebounds.

Southern Miss led at halftime, 31-28.

The rebound battle favored Southern Miss as they grabbed 52 boards, while Drexel only had 24.