Recap - Tulsa Defeats Southern Miss 75-71
|Recap - Tulsa Defeats Southern Miss 75-71|
Tulsa grabbed a 75-71 win over Southern Miss on Sunday, behind an 18-point effort from James Woodard at Reynolds Center.
Tulsa won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 4.5-point spread as underdogs.
Pat Swilling, Jr. had 17 points for Tulsa and D'Andre Wright chipped in with 10 points. Tim Peete had 4 assists for them, while D'Andre Wright was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.
Southern Miss got 15 points from Jerrold Brooks in a losing cause and another 13 points from Daveon Boardingham. Neil Watson contributed 5 assists for them, while Michael Craig had 9 rebounds.
Tulsa led at halftime, 32-28.
Southern Miss won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 36-35.