HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Southern Miss men's basketball finished the regular season strong Saturday, getting a 72-64 victory over Louisiana Tech.
The win snapped an eight-game losing streak against the Bulldogs. Next for the Golden Eagles is the Conference USA tournament in Frisco, Texas. They will be the ninth seed and will face number eight Florida International at 6 p.m. on Wednesday.
Cortez Edwards scored 21 points. He also set the program single-season record for steals (was held by Neil Watson who had 64 in the 2012-13 season).