CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas -- Stan Brown scored 22 points and Donley Minor hit three 3-pointers in the final two minutes, helping Lamar snap a 10-game losing streak with a 67-63 victory over Texas A&M Corpus Christi on Thursday night.
Minor's 3-pointer with 4 seconds left put the Cardinals ahead 65-63 and he added two free throws with 1 second remaining.
Lamar (3-20, 1-10 Southland) trailed by 13 points with 6:52 remaining when Brown scored all 10 points for the Cardinals during a 10-2 run that got them within 59-54 with 2:50 left. Minor followed with back-to-back 3s that closed the gap to 61-60 with 1:26 to go.
Minor was 4 for 6 beyond the arc and finished with 16 points. Rhon Mitchell added 13 points and 13 rebounds for the Cardinals.
Joy Williamson scored 12 points for Texas A&M Corpus Christi (2-18, 1-9), which has lost six straight and got its only conference win with a 62-56 victory over Lamar on Jan. 12.
Maryland point guard Melo Trimble has withdrawn from the NBA draft and will return to College Park for his junior season, sources told ESPN.
Louisville's Chinanu Onuaku, who recently underwent a medical procedure to correct a heart rhythm issue detected during the combine, will keep his name in the NBA draft pool.
Andrew White III will return to the Nebraska men's basketball team next season after removing his name from the NBA draft.
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