HATTIESBURG, Miss. (AP) -R.L. Horton scored 21 points to lead Southern Mississippi to a 112-75 win over Blue Mountain College on Thursday.
Jeremy Wise added 20 points for the Golden Eagles (3-2). The team took a 28-9 lead in just 10 minutes and never looked back.
Wise scored his 20 points in 23 minutes of playing time. He scored 13 points in the first half. The Golden Eagles led 56-32 at halftime.
The Toppers (0-8) were beaten badly inside by the Golden Eagles, which scored 78 points in the paint compared to just 18 from Blue Mountain.
But the Toppers were a bit better from the outside, as they hit 15 3-pointers in the game.
The largest lead of the game for the Golden Eagles was 45 points, at 104-59, in the final minutes of play.
Josh Whitson led Blue Mountain with 23 points, including six 3-pointers while Jon Estes added 10 points.

NCAAB Headlines

More inNCAAB News  

NCAAB Top Stories

Thumbnail Texas to contend in 2016-17? Now with a year at Texas under his belt, can Shaka Smart expect bigger things from the Longhorns in 2016-17?
Thumbnail 2017 NCAA Championship Odds Following Villanova’s big win in the 2016 NCAA Tournament, who has emerged as the favorite to win the 2017 NCAA Tournament?
Thumbnail Will Huskies reach hallowed ground vs.Orange?   As the old saying goes, three things are certain in life: death, taxes and UConn in an NCAA tournament setting.
Thumbnail Nova vs. UNC Player Prop Odds & Picks Here’s a look at some of the player prop odds ahead of tonight’s national championship matchup between North Carolina and Villanova at 9:19PM ET.
Thumbnail National Title Line Movement Report Both the side and the total have moved ahead of tonight’s NCAA National Championship Game between North Carolina and Villanova.
More inNCAAB Articles  

NCAAB Team Pages