Robert Bolden leads all scorers with 9 points as the Southern Miss Golden Eagles lead the USF Bulls 25-19 at the half in Hattiesburg.
The Golden Eagles rushed out to a 7-0 lead to begin the game, with all 7 points scored by Bolden, USF's posts have hard a hard time with Bolden's length, as he has 6 rebounds, with 5 of those off the offensive glass. Other than Bolden, the Bulls have been able to shut down the Southern Miss offense, with USM only shooting 31% on the night, including 2-9 from three.
USF is led by Hugh Robertson, who has 6 points to lead the Bulls. Ron Anderson Jr. has 4 points and 3 rebounds while Victor Rudd has 2 points and 4 rebounds. The Bulls have had a hard time against the Southern Miss defense, shooting 36% from the field and turning the ball over 8 times in the first half.
Augustus Gilchrist needed only 3 points to reach 1000 for his career, and is only 1 point away from reaching the milestone after going 1-6 from the field in the first half.