banner

College Basketball

more stats

NCAA Game Summary - Morehead State at Southern Miss



(Wednesday, December 4)

Final Score: Southern Miss 74, Morehead State 60

Hattiesburg, MS (SportsNetwork.com) - Neil Watson scored 19 points and handed out five assists as the Southern Miss Golden Eagles captured a 74-60 win over the Morehead State Eagles in a non-conference matchup at Reed Green Coliseum.

Before fouling out Daveon Boardingham accounted for 12 points off the bench for the Golden Eagles (7-1), followed by Michael Craig and Chip Armelin with 11 and 10 points, respectively. Craig also pulled down a team-best nine rebounds and made three steals along the way.

Morehead State (7-4) got a game-high 20 points from Angelo Warner, but he was also responsible for seven of his team's 24 turnovers. Luka Pajkovic pitched in with 19 points off the bench, while Chad Posthumus registered a double- double with 16 points and a game-high 15 rebounds.

USM scored the first points of the contest and carried it over to a 39-25 advantage at the break after shooting 53.6 percent from the floor.

In the second half the shooting accuracy of the Golden Eagles dipped down to only 38.5 percent, which included 0-of-5 behind the 3-point line, but the team compensated with 15-of-21 shooting at the free-throw line in the period.

In addition to scoring 27 points off turnovers, Southern Miss also watched Morehead State connect on a mere 14-of-29 shots at the charity stripe.

12/04 23:56:22 ET

Other Stories

  • NFL: Minnesota at Green Bay

    Tonight at 8:25 on WRAL-TV

  • Football Friday with Tom Suiter

    Tomorrow at 11:35 pm on WRAL-TV

  • ACC: Virginia Tech at UNC

    Saturday at 12:25 pm on WRAL-TV

  • SEC: Alabama at Ole Miss

    Saturday at 3:30 pm on WRAL-TV

  • Football Friday with Tom Suiter

    Tomorrow at 11:35 pm

Scoreboard
Local
Final
CLB 6
CAR 3
Final
PIT 0
SFG 8
5:37pm Tonight
BAL
DET
9:07pm Tonight
ANA
KAN
7:00pm Tonight
FIU
FATL
7:00pm Tonight
HOU
UCF
10:30pm Tonight
OREG
ARZ
Final
CLB 6
CAR 3
Final
BUF 6
WAS 1
Final
DET 0
PIT 2
Final
CHI 1
MON 3
Final
EDM 3
ARI 2
7:00pm Tonight
NJD
NYI
 
7:00pm Tonight
WAS
PHI
 
7:30pm Tonight
FLA
TAM
 
8:00pm Tonight
STL
MIN
 
9:00pm Tonight
COL
LOS
 
9:00pm Tonight
EDM
VAN
 
9:00pm Tonight
CAL
WIN
 
8:25pm Tonight
GBP
MIN