Boxscore
Southern Miss 53, South Florida 51
Thursday, December 22, 2011 8:00 PM
Location - Reed Green Coliseum, Hattiesburg, Mississippi
Officials - James Breeding, Bryan Kersey, Doug Sirmons
Attendance - 3037

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
South Florida 19 32 51
Southern Miss 25 28 53

Recap

Darnell Dodson and Maurice Bolden each recorded double-doubles and Southern Mississippi took advantage of visiting South Florida’s cold shooting from 3-point range for a 53-51 victory on Thursday.

Dodson, who had 12 points and 12 rebounds, contributed five points in an 8-1 run after South Florida had tied the game 35-35 with 10:07 remaining. Bolden had 11 points and10 rebounds for the Golden Eagles (10-2), who have won six straight.

South Florida (7-6), which made 1-of-15 from behind the 3-point arc, pulled within 52-51 with 0:06 left. Augustus Gilchrist missed a shot in the final seconds that would have tied it.

Gilchrist scored 11points and became the 18th player to reach 1,000 career points in the program’s history. Ron Anderson Jr. led the Bulls, winless in six away from home, with 12 points.

Southern Mississippi led by as many as 11 points in the first half, but settled for a 25-19 advantage at halftime. Bolden scored the first seven points of the game and finished with nine in the opening 20 minutes to lead the Golden Eagles.
    
Hugh Robertson had six points to lead South Florida in the first half and 10 for the game.

South Florida Bulls

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Ron Anderson 29:00 5-9 0-0 2-4 2 2 4 1 3 0 1 0 12
Anthony Collins 27:00 1-2 0-1 0-0 0 3 3 3 4 3 3 0 2
Toarlyn Fitzpatrick 23:00 2-6 0-3 1-2 1 2 3 1 2 0 3 0 5
Augustus Gilchrist 29:00 3-13 0-1 5-6 3 4 7 0 1 0 1 2 11
Blake Nash 14:00 0-3 0-3 0-0 0 0 0 0 2 1 1 0 0
Shaun Noriega 2:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0
Jawanza Poland 23:00 2-7 1-4 2-2 0 2 2 1 4 0 2 0 7
Hugh Robertson 30:00 5-6 0-1 0-0 2 3 5 0 0 2 1 0 10
Victor Rudd 23:00 2-6 0-2 0-2 2 2 4 0 2 1 2 0 4
TOTAL 200 20-52 1-15 10-16 10 18 28 6 19 7 15 2 51
  38.5% 6.7% 62.5% Team Rebs: 7   Total TO: 15

Southern Miss Golden Eagles

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Maurice Bolden 35:00 4-11 1-3 2-3 8 2 10 2 5 2 3 2 11
Cedric Jenkins 7:00 0-2 0-1 0-0 1 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0
Angelo Johnson 40:00 3-11 0-3 2-2 0 1 1 2 3 1 2 1 8
Rashard McGill 12:00 2-3 0-0 1-3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5
Jonathan Mills 17:00 1-3 0-0 1-2 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 3
LaShay Page 32:00 3-8 2-5 1-1 0 1 1 0 1 1 2 0 9
Neil Watson 29:00 0-3 0-0 5-6 0 4 4 2 0 0 3 0 5
Darnell Dodson 28:00 5-11 2-3 0-0 4 8 12 0 2 2 3 1 12
TOTAL 200 18-52 5-15 12-17 13 17 30 7 13 6 15 4 53
  34.6% 33.3% 70.6% Team Rebs: 5   Total TO: 15
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