Scores

Final

Marshall 63

(10-6, 5-1 C-USA)

Southern Miss 67

(8-10, 5-2 C-USA)

    3:00 PM ET, January 22, 2006

    1 2 T
    MRSH 29 3463
    USM 36 3167

    Southern Miss 67, Marshall 63

    HATTIESBURG, Miss. (AP) -- Ashley Boehnel had 20 points to lead Southern Miss in a 67-63 victory over Marshall on Sunday.

    Ashley Harrel and Kendra Reed had 13 points each and Amber Eugene contributed 12 for the Lady Eagles (8-10, 5-2 Conference USA).

    "This is a huge win," Southern Miss Head Coach Joye Lee-McNelis said. "To beat the No. 1 team in Conference USA makes a statement for us. I'm proud of our fight and how far we've come."

    Sikeet Shepard-Hallhad 15 points to lead Marshall (10-6, 5-1 USA). Modupe Ishola had 14 points, and Bridget Chacon and KaShawna Curry had 10 apiece for the Herd women.

    The Lady Eagles out-shot Marshall 44.9 percent to 34.8 percent.

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