Southern Miss. 78, Louisiana Tech 62
HATTIESBURG, Miss. (AP)
Bolden scored the first five points for the Golden Eagles (7-2) and had 10 in the first half, in which Southern Mississippi shot 51.6 percent (16 of 31) and took a 42-29 lead into intermission.
In the second half, Southern Mississippi led by as many as 21 points and by double digits for all but 33 seconds.
Bolden had seven rebounds and also blocked four shots.