Scores

Final

McNeese State 58

(9-13, 3-9 Southland)

Texas A&M-CC 61

(3-18, 2-9 Southland)

8:00 PM ET, February 9, 2013

American Bank Center, Corpus Christi, Texas

1 2 T
MCNS 19 3958
AMCC 31 3061

Top Performers

McNeese State: K. Hardy 2 Pts, 5 Reb, 7 Ast, 3 Stl, 5 Blk

Texas A&M-CC: J. Williamson 15 Pts, 6 Reb, 4 Ast, 1 Stl

Texas A&,M-CC 61, McNeese St. 58

Associated Press

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas -- Hameed Ali and Joy Williamson scored 15 points apiece and Texas A&M-Corpus Christi won for just the third time this season, beating McNeese State 61-58 Saturday night.

Zane Knowles had 10 points and a team-high seven rebounds for the Islanders (3-18, 2-9 Southland), who had lost six in a row since a win at Lamar on Jan. 12. Their only other win came in the season opener against Texas Lutheran.

Keelan Garrett led the Cowboys (9-13, 3-9) with 12 points. Dontae Cannon added 11 points. Cannon's basket on Thursday was the game-winner in overtime against Sam Houston State.

Texas A&M-Corpus Christi led 31-19 at halftime and though McNeese State got within two points, the Islanders held the lead throughout the second half.

McNeese's Kevin Hardy had seven assists, five rebounds and five blocked shots.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
MCNS
AMCC
Points 58 61
FG Made-Attempted 19-50 (.380) 23-53 (.434)
3P Made-Attempted 10-28 (.357) 4-15 (.267)
FT Made-Attempted 10-12 (.833) 11-22 (.500)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 19 (0/0) 13 (0/0)
Largest Lead 2 15

2012-13 Season

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