Southern Miss vs East Carolina

Southern Miss. 86, East Carolina 82

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GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) - Dwayne Davis scored seven of his 23 points in overtime to help Southern Mississippi reach 20 wins for the fourth consecutive season by defeating East Carolina 86-82 Saturday night.

A jumper by Davis put the Golden Eagles (20-6, 9-2 Conference USA) ahead 80-79 with 1:45 remaining in overtime. He added two free throws on Southern Mississippi's next possession and made 1 of 2 with 15 seconds left after the Pirates (14-10, 5-6) closed it to 83-82 on Robert Sampson's 3-pointer.

Davis' two free throws tied the game at 71 with 28 seconds left in regulation, and it went to overtime when East Carolina's Marshall Guilmette missed a jumper with 3 seconds left.

Neil Watson scored 17 points and Jonathan Mills 14 for Southern Mississippi.

Akeem Richmond scored 25 points and Miguel Paul 22 for East Carolina. Paul also had eight assists, and Sampson had 16 points and 13 rebounds.

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Scoreboard
Southern Miss (20-6) «31401586
East Carolina (14-10)35361182

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Southern Miss Golden Eagles
D. Davis, F367-149-1121123
J. Mills, F357-120-082214
D. Boardingham, F223-73-45059
N. Watson, G435-87-883417
J. Brooks, G324-90-04339
R. McGill282-71-14025
C. Jenkins141-33-42015
N. Carey102-20-21114
D. Edwin50-00-01100
Totals 31-6223-3040111986
 50%76.7% 
East Carolina Pirates
R. Sampson, F426-123-4131316
M. Kemp, F404-111-27649
T. Armstrong, F230-11-20051
M. Paul, G435-157-848522
P. Roberts-Campbell, G202-30-02535
A. Richmond328-151-222125
M. Guilmette161-20-01002
S. Bowden40-10-00000
M. Zangari41-10-00002
P. Williams10-00-00000
Totals 27-6113-1830222182
 44.3%72.2% 
Conference USA
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Middle Tenn.0-07-114
La. Tech0-07-394
Marshall0-07-3178
Old Dominion0-07-365
FAU0-06-3107
So. Miss0-06-4269
UAB0-06-4189
Western Ky.0-06-451
North Texas0-06-5247
UT-San Antonio0-06-5248
FIU0-05-5249
Charlotte0-03-6331
UTEP0-03-6214
Rice0-02-7305

American Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Wichita St.0-08-112
Cincinnati0-08-262
Houston0-08-268
Memphis0-07-2123
SMU0-08-372
Tulane0-07-3101
UCF0-07-348
UConn0-07-3106
Temple0-06-311
E. Carolina0-05-4332
Tulsa0-05-4169
So. Florida0-04-6325
 
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ND 54 Final
PROV 71
PITT 69 Final
MU 79
UK 58 Final
TENN 88
FLA 83 Final
AUB 52
OKLA 79 Final
OKST 84
PUR 55 Final
IND 83
CSU 89 Final
AF 86
BUTL 68 Final
FORD 63
GONZ 71 Final
SF 61
DUKE 81 Final
MD 83
BAYL 61 Final
KSU 81
ORE 79 Final
WSU 77
MEMP 71 Final
MRSH 59
MIST 73 Final
NEB 64
SYR 76 Final
SETON 65
BOISE 50 Final
NMEX 60
TEXAS 47 Final
KAN 73