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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Scoreboard
Texas A&M-Corpus Christi (1-6)264369
South Alabama (5-5) «373774

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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
SF Austin0-04-0316
Incarn Word0-03-0347
Lamar0-03-15
Abil Chr.0-02-1341
Nicholls St.0-02-1137
Sam Houston0-02-1347
C. Arkansas0-02-2152
McNeese St.0-01-2345
Hou. Baptist0-01-3178
SE Louisiana0-01-3262
Texas A&M-CC0-01-3152
New Orleans0-00-261
Nwestern St.0-00-4277

Sun Belt
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Ga. Southern0-03-0241
UT-Arlington0-02-03
Georgia St.0-02-133
UL Lafayette0-02-1116
App. St.0-03-2334
Coast. Car.0-03-211
S. Alabama0-02-2137
Troy0-02-2194
Arkansas St.0-01-2299
Texas St.0-01-2316
UL-Monroe0-01-2143
Little Rock0-00-3337
 
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CARK 63 Final
OKST 91
EKY 53 Final
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