HATTIESBURG, Miss. (AP) DeAndre Pinckney had 28 points in Southern Miss' 83-70 victory over James Madison on Saturday.

Pinckney had five assists for the Golden Eagles (17-4, 6-2 Sun Belt Conference). Austin Crowley finished 5 of 6 from the field to add 14 points. Denijay Harris was 4 of 6 shooting and 2 of 5 from the free throw line to finish with 10 points.

Terrence Edwards led the Dukes (13-8, 4-4) in scoring, finishing with 18 points and eight rebounds. Noah Freidel added 14 points for James Madison. In addition, Takal Molson finished with 13 points and five assists.


Both teams next play Thursday. Southern Miss hosts Arkansas State while James Madison hosts Coastal Carolina.


The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.

Copyright 2023 STATS LLC and Associated Press. Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of STATS LLC and Associated Press is strictly prohibited.