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Magee, Griffin help Southern Miss cruise past UTEP 85-75

HATTIESBURG, Miss. (AP) Dominic Magee and Tyree Griffin combined for 40 points, leading five Southern Miss players in double figures as the Golden Eagles cruised past UTEP 85-75 on Thursday night.

Magee finished with 21 points, on 9-of-11 shooting, eight rebounds and four assists. Griffin was 8 for 13 from the field with six assists. Cortez Edwards added 14 points, while Kevin Holland and D'Angelo Richardson scored 10 apiece. Southern Miss (8-8, 1-2 Conference USA) shot 60 percent (35 of 58) from the field, including seven 3-pointers.

Isiah Osborne led the Miners (6-9, 1-2) with 17 points. Matt Willms and Omega Harris added 11 each and Trey Touchet scored 10.

The Golden Eagles grabbed the lead early, led 35-24 at halftime and opened the second half with a 18-10 burst that included Griffin scoring on a jumper, a layup, a 3-pointer and then a conventional 3-point play in about two minutes.

UTEP closed on a 10-4 run for the final score.

Southern Miss had 19 assists, 14 steals and forced 17 UTEP turnovers.

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Key Players
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Ast. Per Game
Reb. Per Game
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Three Point %
Free Throw %
Team Stats
Points 0 0
Field Goals 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
3-Pointers 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
Free Throws 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
Total Rebounds 0 0
Offensive 0 0
Defensive 0 0
Team 0 0
Assists 0 0
Steals 0 0
Blocks 0 0
Turnovers 0 0
Fouls 0 0
Technicals 0 0
12T
away team logo Texas-El Paso 6-9 245175
home team logo Southern Miss 8-8 355085
Team Stats
away team logo Texas-El Paso 6-9 67.5 PPG 36.3 RPG 10.6 APG
home team logo Southern Miss 8-8 70.6 PPG 32.6 RPG 14.7 APG
Key Players
2
O. Harris 11.8 PPG 3.7 RPG 2.0 APG 44.6 FG%
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C. Edwards 16.6 PPG 6.4 RPG 2.9 APG 49.2 FG%
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Starters MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TO PF FG 3PT FT OREB DREB
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