Recap - Southern Miss Defeats Charlotte 81-64
|Recap - Southern Miss Defeats Charlotte 81-64|
Southern Miss grabbed an 81-64 win over Charlotte on Sunday, behind a 19-point effort from Jerrold Brooks at Reed Green Coliseum.
Southern Miss was the ATS victor, as they covered the 13.5-point spread as a favorite.
Southern Miss got 14 points from Michael Craig and another 13 points from Aaron Brown. Deonte Houston contributed 7 assists, while Michael Craig cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Charlotte got a 20-point performance from Shawn Lester, who was supported by 11 points from Pierria Henry. Terrence Williams had 4 assists in a losing cause for Charlotte, while Willie Clayton grabbed 5 rebounds.
Southern Miss led at halftime, 41-22.
Southern Miss won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 37-25.