Shuler, Davis lead Mississippi past SE Louisiana 69-47

Rebels win their first game in Jackson in 11 years

Shuler, Davis lead Mississippi past SE Louisiana 69-47
Devontae Shuler scored a team-high 19 points in Ole Miss' 69-47 victory over Southeastern Louisiana Wednesday night in Jackson

JACKSON, MS (AP) - Devontae Shuler scored 19 points, Terence Davis added 15 points, six rebounds and four assists and Mississippi beat Southeastern Louisiana 69-47 on Wednesday night.

Ole Miss (7-2) has won four straight and is now 18-0 all-time against Southeastern Louisiana.

Ole Miss used two big runs in the first half to build a 33-17 lead, including an 11-0 spurt midway through and a 13-8 run to close out the half.

Shuler shot 7 of 10 from the field, including 3 of 4 from 3-point range, and had three assists. Davis was 6 of 11 from the field.

Blake Hinson and Dominik Olejniczak had nine points each for Ole Miss. The Rebels shot nearly 53 percent from the field, including 46 percent from 3-point range. They also had a 39-23 rebounding advantage.

Moses Greenwood had a game-high 20 points to lead Southeastern Louisiana (4-5). Greenwood shot 9 of 10 from the field and pulled down six rebounds.

Quinton Thomas added eight points for the Lions.


Southeastern Louisiana: The Lions could not get anything going from behind the arc, shooting 2 of 17 (12 percent) from three-point range. Southeastern Louisiana also shot just 36 percent from the field.

Ole Miss: The Rebels scored 21 points off 13 Southeastern Louisiana errors.


Ole Miss hosts Chattanooga on Sunday.

Southeastern Louisiana hosts California Baptist on Monday.

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