Boxscore
Southern Miss 62, Georgia 60
Thursday, November 15, 2012 8:00 PM
Location - Stegeman Coliseum, Athens, Georgia
Officials - Doug Aprahamian, Lionel Butler, Steve Ruppenthal
Attendance - 4521

Final Scoring Summary

FinalOT 1 2 X T
Southern Miss 31 24 7 62
Georgia 27 28 5 60

Recap


Southern Miss 62, Georgia 60 (OT): Dwayne Davis' layup with 31 seconds left in overtime broke a 60-60 tie to give the Golden Eagles an overtime victory over the host Bulldogs in the Progressive Legends Classic.

Jerrold Brooks scored 17 points to lead Southern Miss (2-0), which has won both its games in overtime this season. The Golden Eagles blew a six-point lead late in the second half, but Michael Craig’s steal set up Davis’ game-winning basket in the extra session.

Georgia (1-2) had three shots in the final five seconds, but Kentavious Caldwell-Pope could not convert. Caldwell-Pope scored 17 points on 5-of-21 shooting to lead the Bulldogs, who play No. 1 Indiana on Monday.

Davis, who scored 14 points and grabbed 12 rebounds, scored with 4:30 left in regulation to give Southern Miss a 55-49 advantage. Georgia scored the final six points of regulation, tying the game on Nemanja Djurisic’s jumper with 1:26 left.
 

GAME NOTEBOOK: Sherrard Brantley hit a 40-footer at the first half buzzer for the Bulldogs. … Georgia forward Donte' Williams, who was suspended for the first two games for unspecified reasons, scored four points. … The Bulldogs shot 35 percent from the field in the first half. Georgia came into the game ranked 301st in the nation in field-goal percentage (36.3 percent).

Southern Miss Golden Eagles

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Rashard McGill 23:00 2-3 0-1 0-0 1 1 2 2 2 0 3 0 4
Jonathan Mills 27:00 1-5 0-0 2-2 5 2 7 0 4 1 3 1 4
Jerrold Brooks 37:00 6-13 5-10 0-0 0 2 2 2 0 1 0 0 17
Dwayne Davis 37:00 5-12 1-3 3-4 0 12 12 4 2 2 6 0 14
Michael Craig 32:00 4-7 0-1 0-0 0 5 5 4 3 1 2 2 8
Norville Carey 17:00 2-2 0-0 0-2 1 1 2 0 1 0 2 0 4
Neil Watson 25:00 2-3 1-2 0-0 0 2 2 0 4 0 5 0 5
Daveon Boardingham 13:00 2-2 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 0 3 0 1 0 4
Deon Edwin 14:00 1-2 0-1 0-0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 2
TOTAL 225 25-49 7-18 5-8 7 27 34 12 20 5 22 3 62
  51.0% 38.9% 62.5% Team Rebs: 2   Total TO: 22

Georgia Bulldogs

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Vincent Williams 30:00 3-6 2-5 1-2 0 2 2 3 1 1 4 0 9
Marcus Thornton 31:00 1-3 0-2 0-1 3 4 7 2 3 1 1 1 2
Kentavious Caldwell-Pope 37:00 5-21 3-14 4-5 4 2 6 5 2 3 1 0 17
Nemanja Djurisic 34:00 4-8 2-4 2-3 0 0 0 1 1 0 2 0 12
John Florveus 10:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 0 1 0 1 0 0
Donte Williams 25:00 2-2 0-0 0-4 1 3 4 0 2 0 2 0 4
Tim Dixon 13:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0
Sherrard Brantley 12:00 2-5 2-5 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 6
Charles Mann 15:00 0-2 0-0 4-6 1 2 3 4 0 0 2 0 4
Brandon Morris 6:00 1-2 0-0 0-0 1 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 2
John Cannon 6:00 2-3 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 4
Kenny Gaines 6:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 0
TOTAL 225 20-52 9-30 11-21 10 16 26 17 13 6 15 3 60
  38.5% 30.0% 52.4% Team Rebs: 1   Total TO: 15