Southern Miss Wins A Close One On The Road At Houston


_ David Wall made a 3-pointer with 12 seconds left to give Southern Mississippi a 62-58 victory over Houston Wednesday. Wall finished with 14 points for the Golden Eagles
(17-7, 7-5 Conference USA)
. Vandarel Jones led the team with 16 points.

Southern Miss and Houston

(5-17, 2-8)
were tied at 26-26 at the end of the half. George Williams and Dominic Smith each scored 15 points and Patrick Okafor added 10 for Houston. Southern Miss shot 49 percent from the field to 36 percent for Houston.

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