Southern Miss vs Drexel Final: 66-49 - Recap
|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.