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Final

Nicholls State 64

(8-19, 7-9 Southland)

Texas A&M-CC 68

(6-21, 5-11 Southland)

    8:30 PM ET, March 2, 2013

    American Bank Center, Corpus Christi, Texas

    1 2 T
    NICH 25 3964
    AMCC 23 4568

    Top Performers

    Nicholls State: F. Hunter 25 Pts, 9 Reb, 3 Ast, 3 Stl

    Texas A&M-CC: W. Nelson 23 Pts, 12 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl

    Texas A&,M-CC 68, Nicholls 64

    Associated Press

    CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas -- Will Nelson scored 23 points and grabbed 12 rebounds on Saturday night to pace Texas A&M-Corpus Christi to a 68-64 victory over Nicholls State.

    Texas A&M-Corpus Christi (6-21, 5-11 Southland) won by converting as many 3-pointers (6) as free throws.

    Nelson connected for three 3-pointers. Johnathan Jordan scored 16 points and had nine assists.

    Texas A&M-Corpus Christi had a 34-19 scoring advantage off the bench.

    Nicholls State (8-19, 7-9) led by two at halftime, but could not pull away in the second half.

    Fred Hunter led the way for Nicholls State with 25 points, nine rebounds and three steals. Dantrell Thomas scored 12 points and Linden Smith-Hyde finished with 10.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    NICH
    AMCC
    Points 64 68
    FG Made-Attempted 23-49 (.469) 28-54 (.519)
    3P Made-Attempted 6-17 (.353) 6-16 (.375)
    FT Made-Attempted 12-19 (.632) 6-7 (.857)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 14 (0/0) 15 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 6 9

    2012-13 Season

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