Southern Miss Defeats Louisiana Tech 80-71 - Recap
Daveon Boardingham scored 20 points leading Southern Miss to an 80-71 victory over Louisiana Tech at Reed Green Coliseum on Sunday.
Bettors who backed Southern Miss were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 3 at sportsbooks.
Southern Miss got 17 points from Michael Craig and another 14 points from Neil Watson. Neil Watson contributed 3 assists, while Michael Craig cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
Louisiana Tech got 19 points from Alex Hamilton in a losing cause and another 14 points from Cordarius Johnson. Kenneth Smith contributed 9 assists for them, while Isaiah Massey had 5 rebounds.
Southern Miss led at halftime, 47-39.
Southern Miss had a 48-26 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.