Southern Methodist Falls 78-71 Against South Florida - Game Recap

South Florida got 21 points from Victor Rudd en route to a 78-71 victory over Southern Methodist on Tuesday at Sun Dome.

Bettors who backed South Florida were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of 7 at sportsbooks.

South Florida got 18 points from Corey Allen Jr. and another 18 points from Chris Perry. Corey Allen Jr. contributed 5 assists, while Chris Perry cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.

Southern Methodist got a 23-point performance from Nic Moore, who was supported by 11 points from Markus Kennedy. Nick Russell had 3 assists in a losing cause for Southern Methodist, while Markus Kennedy grabbed 8 rebounds.

South Florida led at halftime, 30-29.

The rebound battle favored South Florida as they grabbed 29 boards, while Southern Methodist only had 24.