Texas A&M-Corpus Christi vs Southeastern Louisiana

SE Louisiana 67, Texas A&,M-CC 53

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HAMMOND, La. (AP) - Roosevelt Johnson and Brandon Fortenberry scored 18 points apiece, and Johnson also grabbed 13 rebounds, as Southeastern Louisiana defeated Texas A&M-Corpus Christi 67-53 Saturday night in a Southland Conference game.

The Lions (7-11, 5-3) led by 14 points in the first half and 26-16 at halftime, but the Islanders (2-16, 1-7) rallied to take a 40-36 lead with 9:20 remaining. Johnathan Jordan scored 13 of his 24 points for Texas A&M-CC during that stretch.

Southeastern Louisiana responded with a 19-1 run, which included six points by Johnson and five by Fortenberry, to take command, 55-41 with 3:08 left.

The Lions made just 62.8 percent of their free throws (27 of 43), but they had nearly twice as many opportunities as the Islanders, who made only 50 percent (11 of 22). Johnson made 10 of 17 and Fortenberry 9 of 11 from the line.

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Texas A&M-Corpus Christi (2-16)163753
Southeastern Louisiana (7-11) «264167

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Texas A&M-Corpus Christi Islanders
W. Nelson, F386-170-5100312
D. Francis, F202-20-03044
J. Jordan, G388-218-11103424
H. Ali, G260-70-04020
J. King, G50-10-00030
C. Martinez242-50-00016
J. Currie120-10-01020
N. Maxey122-21-22035
B. Pye120-20-01000
Z. Knowles100-02-45052
K. Dvorak30-00-00030
Totals 20-5811-223933053
 34.5%50% 
Southeastern Louisiana Lions
R. Johnson, F334-810-17131118
R. Woods, F222-32-46046
B. Fortenberry, G364-99-1171418
D. Evans, G331-93-51545
J. Ricard, G281-53-42225
A. Benton181-20-01022
T. Nelson122-60-05006
J. Campbell110-00-02020
O. Ochie73-40-23017
Totals 18-4627-434292067
 39.1%62.8% 
Southland
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
New Orleans13-520-12154
Texas A&M-CC12-624-12159
Hou. Baptist12-617-14176
SF Austin12-618-15203
Sam Houston10-821-13195
Lamar10-819-15232
SE Louisiana9-916-16249
Nicholls St.7-1114-17253
Abil Chr.7-1113-16289
Nwestern St.7-1113-16306
Incarn Word7-1112-17303
C. Arkansas7-118-24311
McNeese St.4-147-22315
 
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