Memphis downs Southern Miss 80-74 in OT

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Jamierra Faulkner brought her usual stellar game to the Reed Green Coliseum Thursday night, but it wasn't enough as visiting University of Memphis dealt the University of Southern Miss a tough 80-74 overtime loss.

Faulkner hit a layup that tied the game as the buzzer sounded in regulation, but missed opportunities and made Memphis free-throws sealed the overtime win for the Tigers. The loss is the fifth straight for the Black and Gold.

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