Southern Miss vs. Southern Methodist: Full Game Preview

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Southern Miss vs. Southern Methodist: Full Game Preview
Southern Miss
(13-4, 6-4 away)
Southern Methodist
(11-7, 7-2 home)
Venue: Moody Coliseum
8:00PM ET / 5:00PM PT, January 16, 2013
Team Leaders
Points Rebounds Assists
Southern Miss D Davis 12.7 J Mills 6.8 N Watson 5.0
Southern Methodist J Jones 14.7 J Jones 8.2 N Russell 4.2

Southern Miss looks to have the advantage over Southern Methodist in one significant area, scoring, where the Golden Eagles have an edge over the Mustangs, 73 points per game to 64 points per game.

Southern Methodist StatSmack

  • Southern Miss is better at defending the three (29.3% allowed vs 32.8% allowed) than Southern Methodist this season.
  • Southern Miss beat Southern Methodist by 7 points the last time they played (Feb 29, 2012).
  • The Southern Miss steals leader (Michael Craig) has more steals than the Southern Methodist steals leader (Nick Russell).
  • Michael Craig is ranked 1st in C-USA in steals.
  • Jerrold Brooks is ranked 6th in C-USA in three-pointers and 7th in C-USA in steals.
  • Hattiesburg isn't as congested as Dallas (population is significantly lower).
  • Neil Watson is ranked 4th in C-USA in assists and 4th in C-USA in steals.
  • We just win. Southern Miss has more wins over the last 5 years than Southern Methodist (111 vs 76).
  • Keep filling up on cupcakes. Southern Miss has a stronger schedule than Southern Methodist this season (SOS Rank: #184 vs #331).
USM Players Mins Pts Reb Ast Stl Blk TO
B- Michael Craig 22 11 6 3 2 0 2
B- Dwayne Davis 27 12 4 2 1 0 3
C+ Jerrold Brooks 29 11 2 2 2 0 2
C+ Neil Watson 30 9 3 5 2 0 3
C+ Jonathan Mills 27 9 7 2 1 0 2
C D. Boardingham 16 7 3 0 1 1 1
C Norville Carey 15 7 3 0 1 0 1
D+ Cedric Jenkins 16 5 1 1 1 0 1
D+ Deon Edwin 14 3 3 1 1 0 1
D+ Rashard McGill 18 4 2 1 1 0 1
D+ C. Robbins 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
D+ Jamie Chapman 2 1 0 0 0 0 0
SMU Players Mins Pts Reb Ast Stl Blk TO
B Jalen Jones 33 15 8 1 2 1 2
B- Nick Russell 36 14 4 4 2 0 4
C+ Ryan Manuel 34 12 4 2 1 0 2
C+ C. Cunningham 30 9 6 1 1 2 2
C Shawn Williams 32 7 5 2 1 1 2
D+ K. Dunleavy Jr. 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
D Brian Bernardi 10 4 1 0 0 0 1
D London Giles 16 3 1 1 1 0 1
D Garrett Wilson 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
D J. Dickerson 4 1 1 0 0 0 0
D Uche Ofoegbu 8 1 2 0 0 0 0
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