Chip Armelin scored a career-high 30 points in the victory.
Chip Armelin led the Golden Eagles with 18 points, eight rebounds, and four assists.
Carey scores 10 points for the Golden Eagles
Armelin scores 19 in Golden Eagles' loss
Golden Eagles fall despite shooting 62.8%.
NCAA Basketball: Middle Tennessee State at Southern Mississippi (USATSI)
Men's Basketball vs. LSU; photos by Crystal LoGiudice-USA TODAY Sports
Men's Basketball vs Spring Hill
Men's Basketball vs South Alabama
2011-13 (College of Central Florida): Averaged 11.2 points and 7.2 rebounds at the College of Central Florida, where he connected on 43-percent from the field ... This past year, he led the Patriots to a 34-3 record and the National Junior College Athletics Association National Championship, including recording 11 points and a career-high 16 rebounds in the Championship game ... In the national tournament, Eason averaged 10.0 points and 9.3 rebounds ... Was also named First Team All-Mid Florida Conference ... As a freshman, Eason averaged 6.9 points and 7.0 rebounds, while leading CFC to a 23-7 record and the Mid-Florida Conference Championship ... Was named Second Team All-Mid Florida Conference.
Prep: Averaged 16.0 points and 12.6 rebounds as a senior ... Was named one of the Sun Sentinel's Ten to Watch prior to the season ... Earned First Team All-Broward County Class 6A-4A by the Miami Herald and First Team Class 5A All-State by the Orlando Sentinel ... As a junior, he was named Second Team All-Broward County Class 6A-4A by the Miami Herald.
Personal: Born September 2, 1992 ... Son of Talandria Smith ... Majoring in Interdisciplinary Studies.