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Southern Miss falls in double overtime in the C-USA Championship

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In a back and forth game, Southern Miss fell to Memphis 91-79 in double overtime in the Conference USA tournament championship game Saturday.

Neil Watson forced the first overtime with a two point basket with .01 seconds to play in regulation. However, free throws doomed the Golden Eagles down the stretch. Southern Miss shot just 15-of-28 from the free throw line.

Daveon Boardingham led the way for Southern Miss with 19 points. Jonathan Mills added a double-double with 15 points and 17 rebounds.

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