Scores

Final

Northwestern St 65

(3-2, 1-2 away)

Texas A&M 78

(5-1, 4-0 home)

9:00 PM ET, November 26, 2012

Reed Arena, College Station, Texas

1 2 T
NWST 28 3765
TA&M 38 4078

Top Performers

Northwestern State: J. West 16 Pts, 2 Reb, 3 Ast, 1 Stl

Texas A&M: E. Turner 17 Pts, 2 Reb, 4 Ast, 1 Blk

Texas A&,M 78, Northwestern St. 65

Associated Press

COLLEGE STATION, Texas -- Texas A&M used a dominating performance in the paint, outscoring the Demons 42-18 from the inside and defeating Northwestern State 78-65 on Monday night.

Four Aggies scored in double digits, with senior Elston Turner leading the way with 17 points, closely followed by J'Mychal Reese's 15 points.

Texas A&M led 38-28 at halftime, as Fabyon Harris, Elston Turner and Ray Turner scored eight points each over the first 20 minutes.

The Aggies led the Demons 46-38 four minutes into the second half before putting away Northwestern State (3-2) with a 10-0 run over the next five minutes, a stretch keyed by three layups from Texas A&M freshman guard J'Mychal Reese. His steal and resulting layup lifted the Aggies to a 56-38 lead with 11:33 remaining.

Demons guard Brison White, who was averaging 8.3 points entering the contest, exited with nine minutes remaining in the second half with a right ankle injury.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
NWST
TA&M
Points 65 78
FG Made-Attempted 20-62 (.323) 32-57 (.561)
3P Made-Attempted 7-25 (.280) 7-14 (.500)
FT Made-Attempted 18-22 (.818) 7-13 (.538)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 21 (0/0) 21 (0/0)
Largest Lead 4 23

2012-13 Season

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