Southern Miss battles William Carey
William Carey vs. Southern Miss (1-3)
Reed Green Coliseum, Hattiesburg, Mississippi; Sunday, 3 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: The Southern Miss Golden Eagles are set to battle the Crusaders of NAIA member William Carey. Southern Miss lost 73-45 on the road to Iowa State in its most recent game.
TEAM LEADERS: Boban Jacdonmi has averaged 16.8 points and 8.5 rebounds this year for Southern Miss. Leonard Harper-Baker has complemented Jacdonmi with 9.8 points and 8.5 rebounds per game.JUMPING FOR JACDONMI: In four appearances this season, the Golden Eagles’ Boban Jacdonmi has shot 66.7 percent.
A YEAR AGO: William Carey earned a 6-point win over Southern Miss when these two teams faced off last year.
DID YOU KNOW: Southern Miss went 5-4 overall when facing out-of-conference competition last season. The Golden Eagles put up 65.2 points per matchup in those nine contests.