• My Scores
  • NFL
  • NCAA BB
  • NBA
  • NHL

Rice vs Southern Miss

Craig leads Southern Miss to 84-62 win over Rice


  •  

HATTIESBURG, Miss. (AP) Michael Craig scored 16 points and grabbed seven rebounds to lead Southern Miss past Rice 84-62 Thursday night.

Nizar Kapic hit a 3-pointer with 10:55 remaining to pull Rice within nine before Southern Miss (15-3, 2-1 Conference USA) used a 12-4 run to blow the game open. The Golden Eagles also scored 12 of the game's final 15 points.

Rice scored just three points in the final 5 minutes of play. The Owls (5-11, 0-3) made just 1 of 7 field goals and committed two turnovers over that span.

Aaron Brown finished with 15 points and eight rebounds while Neil Watson had 12 points and six assists. Daveon Boardingham added 10 points, eight rebounds and five assists for Southern Miss, which shot 52 percent from the field and made 10 of 20 3-point attempts. The Golden Eagles held a 43-20 rebounding advantage.

Max Guercy led Rice with 15 points.

Copyright 2015 by STATS LLC. Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of STATS LLC is strictly prohibited.
 
CBSSports Facebook Google Plus
COMMENTS
Conversation powered by Livefyre
Scoreboard
Rice (5-11)283462
Southern Miss (15-3) «345084

Related Video

February 28, 2015
Delgado on buzzer beater win (2:03)
February 28, 2015
Inside College Basketball: Anthony Mason tribute
(1:31)
February 28, 2015
Arkansas at Kentucky highlights
(1:09)
February 28, 2015
Calipari and Lyles on remaining undefeated
(2:09)
 

CBSSports.com Shop

Conference USA
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
La. Tech14-323-757
UAB12-416-13164
Old Dominion11-522-648
UTEP11-519-960
Western Ky.11-518-10120
Middle Tenn.8-815-14171
North Texas8-814-14209
UT-San Antonio7-913-14229
Marshall7-911-18291
Rice7-910-18267
Charlotte6-1013-16203
FIU6-1013-16237
So. Miss4-139-19305
FAU1-158-19299
 
Other games
HOU 52 Final
LOU 91
CONN 83 Final
MEMP 73
UCLA 69 Final
COLO 56
AZST 68 Final
ARIZ 91
OHST 53 Final
MINN 63