Golden Eagle defense continues to shine
Kourtlin Jackson led the Golden Eagles with a career-high 40 points.
Game time is 6 p.m., CT from Huntington, W.Va.
Kourtlin Jackson scores 27 points to lead Southern Miss past North Texas
Kourtlin Jackson led Southern Miss with 31 points.
Men's Basketball vs North Texas
Southern Miss vs. ODU Men's Basketball January 12, 2017
Men's Basketball vs UTEP
Photos from Southern Miss @ Western Kentucky on March 3, 2016.
Men's Basketball vs UAB
2014-15 (Junior): Sat out the season due to the NCAA Transfer Rules ... Did not compete during the season, taking a redshirt.
2013-14 (Sophomore, Dayton): Averaged 22.4 minutes, 6.2 points and 1.8 assists per game ... Connected on 88.3-percent (53-of-60) of his free throws while hitting 39.0-percent (46-of-118) from behind the arc, good for 11th in the Atlantic 10 ... Played 28 minutes, scoring a season-high 17 points in a the season-opener against IPFW ... Scored 14 points against Saint Francis (Pa.) (11/13) ... Dropped in 13 points versus Saint Francis (N.Y.) (11/16) ... Scored 15 points against Murray State (1/15) ... Twice tied a season-high with five assists.
2012-13 (Freshman, Dayton): Began collegiate career at Dayton ... Averaged 2.8 points and 1.4 assists in 18.3 minutes per game ... Earned Dayton's Best Defender Award ... Played in 24 games, missing seven games due to injuries ... Ranked third on the team with a .410 three-point percentage (16-of-39) and was also third in free throw percentage (.762, 16-of-21) ... Against Colorado (11/15), scored six points and had two steals ... Set season-highs with five assists and four steals versus Florida Atlantic (12/15) ... Tallied a season-high 10 points on 3-of-4 shooting against Butler (1/12) ... Scored seven points at Charlotte (2/27).
High School: Played at Salmen High School ... Averaged 18.2 points, 5.6 assists and 2.3 steals as a senior ... Led Salmen HS to a 27-6 record ... Helped the Spartans to the State Quarterfinals after winning the regional round of the state tournament ... Was named Second Team Class 4A All-Louisiana ... Shot 42-percent from the field and 74-percent from the line as a senior ... In 2011-12, was rated among the top 10 players in the state ... Had a combined 113-19 record during four-year varsity career ... In 2010-11, the Spartans finished 32-4 and lost in overtime in the State Semifinals ... Three-year starter and the sixth man on the 2009 Louisiana 4A State Champions ... As a junior, averaged 14.9 points a game.
Personal: Full name is Khari Price ... Son of LeNorris Price and Lisa Jones ... Has a sister, Cameron Jones ... Born on March 25, 1994 ... Majoring in interdisciplinary studies.