Middle Tennessee Defeats Southern Miss 81-64 - Recap
|Middle Tennessee Defeats Southern Miss 81-64 - Recap|
Kerry Hammonds II went off for 26 points and added 6 rebounds leading Middle Tennessee over Southern Miss, 81-64, on Saturday at Murphy Center.
Middle Tennessee was the ATS victor, as they covered the 1.5-point spread as a favorite.
Neiko Hunter had 20 points for Middle Tennessee and Shawn Jones chipped in with 7 points. Tweety Knight had 8 assists for them, while Neiko Hunter was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 7 boards.
Southern Miss got a 17-point performance from Neil Watson, who was supported by 11 points from Michael Craig. Neil Watson had 4 assists in a losing cause for Southern Miss, while Jeremiah Eason grabbed 6 rebounds.
Middle Tennessee led at halftime, 47-29.