Scores

Final

Texas A&M-CC 81

(4-10, 1-0 Southland)

Cent Arkansas 66

(3-9, 0-1 Southland)

8:30 PM ET, January 2, 2014

Farris Center, Conway, Arkansas

1 2 T
AMCC 39 4281
CARK 28 3866

Top Performers

Texas A&M-CC: R. Thomas 18 Pts, 8 Reb, 1 Ast, 4 Blk

Central Arkansas: J. Jackson 21 Pts, 9 Reb, 3 Ast, 2 Stl, 1 Blk

Texas A&M-CC runs away from Cent. Arkansas, 81-66

Associated Press

CONWAY, Ark. -- John Jordan scored 21 points and Rashawn Thomas added 18 points and grabbed eight rebounds off the bench to lead Texas A&M-Corpus Christi to an 81-66 win over Central Arkansas in a Southland Conference opener.

The Islanders trailed 19-12 with under 12 minutes left in the first half, took the lead with an 11-0 run and closed the half with a 27-8 run to go into intermission with a 39-28 advantage.

The hot-shooting Islanders were 28 of 55 from the field (50.9 percent), but were just 2 of 10 from long-range.

Jake Kocher contributed 13 points and Joy Williamson added another 12 for Texas A&M-Corpus Christi (4-10, 1-0 Southland)

Jalen Jackson scored 21 points to lead the Bears (3-9, 0-1), with LaQuentin Miles adding another 19. Central Arkansas was just 23 of 59 from the field (39 percent).

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Team Stat Comparison

 
AMCC
CARK
Points 81 66
FG Made-Attempted 28-55 (.509) 23-59 (.390)
3P Made-Attempted 2-10 (.200) 5-23 (.217)
FT Made-Attempted 23-33 (.697) 15-26 (.577)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 24 (0/0) 24 (0/0)

2013-14 Season

DATEGAMELINKS
» Jan 2, 2014 AMCC 81, @CARK 66Recap
Feb 13, 2014 @AMCC 84, CARK 73Recap