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Florida Atlantic Defeats Southern Mississippi 69-60 - Recap

Florida Atlantic got 14 points from Michael Forrest en route to a 69-60 victory over Southern Mississippi on Friday at Reed Green Coliseum.

Florida Atlantic was the ATS victor, as they covered the -1.5-point spread as a favorite.

Jailyn Ingram had 12 points for Florida Atlantic and Johnell Davis chipped in with 10 points. Bryan Greenlee had 5 assists for them, while Karlis Silins was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 6 boards.

Southern Mississippi got a 17-point performance from LaDavius Draine, who was supported by 11 points from Tyler Stevenson. Tyler Stevenson had 3 assists in a losing cause for Southern Mississippi, while Tyler Stevenson grabbed 8 rebounds.

Florida Atlantic was winning at the break before taking care of business in the second half.

Southern Mississippi had a 37-31 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.