CONWAY, Ark. -- Hameed Ali had 18 points, dished out six assists and Texas A&M-Corpus Christi earned its first two-game win streak of the season, defeating Central Arkansas 75-68 on Thursday night.
Will Nelson had 14 points and five rebounds for the Islanders (4-18, 3-9 Southland), which are 3-7 in their last 10 games.
Texas A&M-Corpus Christi shot 49.2 percent from the field and had 20 assists as a team.
LaQuentin Miles scored 20 points and grabbed eight rebounds to lead Central Arkansas (9-14, 4-9), which committed 18 turnovers and shot 45.6 percent from the field. Robert Crawford had 15 points and Jarvis Garner chipped in with 14 points and six rebounds.
After a season that saw his shooting numbers slip, should Nigel Hayes return for his senior year at Wisconsin or take the gamble to put him name in this year's NBA draft?
Isaiah Taylor talks about his decision to declare for the NBA draft and what he will miss most about Texas.
Chattanooga women's basketball coach Jim Foster has received a one-year contract extension, the same day the school gave the men's coach a two-year extension.
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