Texas A&M-Corpus Christi vs South Alabama

South Alabama 74, Texas A&,M-CC 69

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MOBILE, Ala. (AP) - Augustine Rubit posted his fifth double-double of the season and South Alabama snapped a two-game losing streak, beating Texas A&M-Corpus Christi 74-69 Sunday in a nonconference matchup.

Rubit finished with 23 points and a career-high 19 rebounds, Xavier Roberson had 16 points on 7-of-11 shooting, and Viktor Juricek came off the bench to score 10 for the Jaguars (5-5), who shot 40 percent (6 of 15) from 3-point range.

South Alabama outrebounded the Islanders 45-29 on the strength of 17 offensive rebounds.

Texas A&M-CC (1-6) scored the first basket of the game but did not score again until Brandon Pye's 3-pointer at the 12:42 mark. Rubit converted a three-point play on South Alabama's next possession to put the Jaguars up 17-5.

South Alabama took a 37-26 lead into halftime and led by at least five throughout the second half.

Pye's 17 points led Texas A&M-Corpus Christi.

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Texas A&M-Corpus Christi Islanders
Z. Knowles, F192-50-05044
J. Jordan, G384-88-1315217
J. Williamson, G-F305-120-021312
H. Ali, G232-60-01234
K. Dvorak, G90-10-00000
B. Pye, G326-100-052217
W. Nelson, F264-102-480412
N. Maxey, F-C141-11-23023
D. Francis, F50-00-00010
J. King, G40-20-00000
Total 24-5511-1929102169
 43.6%57.9% 
South Alabama Jaguars
A. Rubit, F389-215-9193123
M. Ammons, G232-65-67049
F. Goldstein, G333-80-22138
B. Stevens III, G321-32-31324
X. Roberson, G257-110-041416
A. Allen, G221-62-24624
V. Juricek, F172-34-450210
D. Conner, G80-10-00100
G. Magee, F20-00-00000
Total 25-5918-2645151874
 42.4%69.2% 
Southland
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
New Orleans12-317-9149
Texas A&M-CC10-517-9154
SF Austin10-515-12210
Sam Houston9-618-10163
Hou. Baptist9-614-12200
Lamar8-716-12238
SE Louisiana8-815-14261
C. Arkansas7-98-21280
Nicholls St.6-913-15253
Abil Chr.6-912-14297
Incarn Word6-1011-16317
Nwestern St.4-1110-16327
McNeese St.4-117-19310

Sun Belt
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UT-Arlington11-321-634
Arkansas St.10-419-877
Georgia St.10-517-10125
Ga. Southern10-517-11124
Coast. Car.9-614-14141
Texas St.8-615-11208
Troy8-616-12198
UL Lafayette6-816-11144
S. Alabama6-813-14222
Little Rock4-1013-14246
App. St.3-128-18265
UL-Monroe1-137-20316
 
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