Memphis vs. Southern Miss: Recap, Stats, and Box Score

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Memphis vs. Southern Miss: Recap, Stats, and Box Score
Memphis 89
(20-3, 6-2 away)
Southern Miss 76
(18-6, 9-1 home)
Venue: Reed Green Coliseum
4:00PM ET / 1:00PM PT, February 09, 2013
Box Score
1st 2nd Final
Memphis 47 42 89
Southern Miss 39 37 76
Top Performers
Points Rebounds Assists
Memphis G Johnson 25 G Johnson 8 G Johnson 7
Southern Miss D Davis 25 J Mills 11 J Brooks 6

Southern Miss faced off with Memphis on Saturday, February 9th and was beaten at home by the Tigers 89-76 in conference play. The Golden Eagles got a team-high 25 points and five rebounds from Dwayne Davis. Daveon Boardingham had 14 points and added six rebounds. Geron Johnson got a season-high 25 points and eight rebounds (7 Ast 4 Stl) for the Tigers. Southern Miss (18-6, 7-2 C-USA) gets Tulane (16-8, 4-5 C-USA) on their home court on Wednesday, February 13th.

Southern Miss Game Notes

  • The last time USM started the season 18-6 was 2010.
  • When the opposition records seven or more blocks this season, Southern Miss has lost 100 percent of the time (0-3).
  • The Golden Eagles have recorded more rebounds than their opponents for the past five games.
  • Southern Miss has recorded fewer free throws made than their opponents for the past four games.
  • This is the ninth game at home this season--USM has a 29.2 average scoring margin against opponents at home.
  • Dwayne Davis accounted for 32.8 percent of the team's points.
  • The top two rebounders (Jonathan Mills and Daveon Boardingham) accounted for 44.7 percent of the rebounds.
  • Dwayne Davis has led the team in scoring in five out of 24 games this season.
  • Jonathan Mills has led the team in rebounding in 10 out of 24 games this season.
  • This marks the third 20-point game of Dwayne Davis's career.
  • Dwayne Davis has seven straight double-digit point games.
  • This was the fifth foul out of the season for Dwayne Davis.
  • Jonathan Mills recorded the 11th double-digit rebound game of his career.

Memphis Game Notes

  • The top two scorers (Geron Johnson and Chris Crawford) accounted for 46.0 percent of the points.
  • The top two rebounders (Geron Johnson and Adonis Thomas) accounted for 42.8 percent of the rebounds.
  • Geron Johnson has led the team in scoring four times in 23 games this season.
  • This marks the second 20-point game of Geron Johnson's career.
MEM PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
A+Geron Johnson392587401
A+Chris Crawford301646211
AD.J. Stephens211131020
AShaq Goodwin20944024
B+Adonis Thomas271142120
BJoe Jackson36906102
B-Tarik Black23830101
-Damien Wilson3001000
USM PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
ADwayne Davis312553212
B+D. Boardingham261461121
BNorville Carey13440110
BJerrold Brooks32616100
BJonathan Mills287113005
B-Rashard McGill17830001
B-Michael Craig13611000
CNeil Watson31625005
-Cedric Jenkins9000011

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