McNeese State vs Texas A&M-Corpus Christi

Texas A&,M-CC 61, McNeese St. 58

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CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) - Hameed Ali and Joy Williamson scored 15 points apiece and Texas A&M-Corpus Christi won for just the third time this season, beating McNeese State 61-58 Saturday night.

Zane Knowles had 10 points and a team-high seven rebounds for the Islanders (3-18, 2-9 Southland), who had lost six in a row since a win at Lamar on Jan. 12. Their only other win came in the season opener against Texas Lutheran.

Keelan Garrett led the Cowboys (9-13, 3-9) with 12 points. Dontae Cannon added 11 points. Cannon's basket on Thursday was the game-winner in overtime against Sam Houston State.

Texas A&M-Corpus Christi led 31-19 at halftime and though McNeese State got within two points, the Islanders held the lead throughout the second half.

McNeese's Kevin Hardy had seven assists, five rebounds and five blocked shots.

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Scoreboard
McNeese State (9-13)193958
Texas A&M-Corpus Christi (3-18) «313061

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McNeese State Cowboys
D. Guidry, F262-74-53139
C. McFerrin, C283-50-06026
K. Hardy, G361-60-05712
J. Mitchell, G323-80-02228
D. Cannon, G313-113-432411
A. Fields141-40-01123
K. Garrett144-71-130212
J. Wells81-10-02123
P. Kpan71-12-23004
S. Johnson20-00-00000
B. Regis20-00-01010
Totals 19-5010-1232141958
 38%83.3% 
Texas A&M-Corpus Christi Islanders
Z. Knowles, F275-90-070410
D. Francis, F90-00-01040
J. Jordan, G393-101-26618
H. Ali, G305-94-652115
J. King, G121-40-01012
J. Williamson344-75-1064015
B. Pye192-51-24115
C. Martinez160-40-00100
N. Maxey143-50-25016
Totals 23-5311-2237141361
 43.4%50% 
Southland
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Nicholls St.6-112-8212
SF Austin5-116-3111
Sam Houston5-111-8251
SE Louisiana5-111-8194
New Orleans5-28-10218
Abil Chr.4-312-8247
C. Arkansas4-310-10253
Lamar3-311-8275
McNeese St.3-36-10311
Texas A&M-CC1-54-12347
Incarn Word0-65-11343
Hou. Baptist0-64-15337
Nwestern St.0-63-14333
 
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