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.
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