East Carolina vs Southern Miss

Southern Miss. 88, East Carolina 69

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HATTIESBURG, Miss. (AP) - Neil Watson scored 26 points and didn't miss all night as Southern Mississippi routed East Carolina 88-69 Saturday.

The Golden Eagles (22-7, 11-3 Conference USA) led 36-31 at halftime, then outscored the Pirates (16-11, 7-7) 52-38 after the break.

Watson's 26 points came on seven 3-pointers without a miss and 5 for 5 at the stripe.

Jonathan Mills recorded a 15-point, 17-rebound double-double for Southern Miss. Six of those rebounds came on the offensive glass. Dwayne Davis added 17 points and Daveon Boardingham 12.

Maurice Kemp led East Carolina with 23 points of 7 of 10 shooting from the field, and 9 of 10 at the stripe. Akeem Richardson scored 15 points off the bench and Miguel Paul chipped in 13.

Southern Miss was 13 of 20 on treys, 29 of 55 (52.7 percent) from the field. The Pirates hit 8 of 22 treys, 23 of 53 overall (43.4 percent).

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East Carolina Pirates
M. Kemp, F347-109-1084223
R. Sampson, F292-72-45036
T. Armstrong, F262-61-13055
M. Paul, G394-122-228213
P. Roberts-Campbell, G311-50-02133
A. Richmond275-111-113215
M. Guilmette132-30-01024
P. Williams10-00-00000
M. Zangari00-00-00010
Totals 23-5415-1823162069
 42.6%83.3% 
Southern Miss Golden Eagles
J. Mills, F336-103-6172415
D. Boardingham, F263-76-731412
D. Davis, G366-132-494317
N. Watson, G367-75-511326
J. Brooks, G263-80-10118
R. McGill192-41-23545
C. Jenkins162-60-03605
N. Carey50-00-23010
J. Chapman10-00-00000
D. Edwin10-00-00000
C. Robbins10-00-00000
Totals 29-5517-2742202088
 52.7%63% 
American Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Cincinnati6-016-216
SMU6-116-434
UCF5-114-479
Tulsa4-110-7108
Houston4-214-563
Memphis3-213-5119
UConn2-47-11153
E. Carolina1-59-10223
Tulane1-54-14267
Temple1-610-1072
So. Florida0-66-11287

Conference USA
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Middle Tenn.6-016-324
La. Tech5-113-6196
UAB5-112-7126
UT-San Antonio4-19-9312
Old Dominion4-211-7125
Marshall4-211-881
Western Ky.3-39-10226
So. Miss3-36-12338
UTEP2-34-13346
Rice2-412-7167
Charlotte2-48-9227
FAU1-55-12335
North Texas0-66-12292
FIU0-64-15347
 
Other games
BAMA 52 Final
FLA 64
LOU 58 Final
SYR 53
BUTL 52 Final
VCU 84
MEMP 76 Final
UCF 67
WVU 65 Final
KAN 91
ND 64 Final
MU 72
STL 66 Final
GW 58
TEXAS 65 Final
OKST 78
WYO 42 Final
NMEX 53
PORT 52 Final
GONZ 81
MIAMI 76 Final
DUKE 79
KSU 64 Final
BAYL 61
IOWA 60 Final
IND 73
SJST 61 Final
LT 88
RUT 51 Final
GTOWN 64
ARIZ 69 Final
UCLA 74