Texas A&M-Corpus Christi vs Northwestern State

Northwestern St. 66, Texas A&,M-CC 51

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NATCHITOCHES, La. (AP) - James Hulbin scored 17 points on 6-of-6 shooting to lead Northwestern State to a 66-51 victory over Texas A&M-Corpus Christi in a Southland Conference game Thursday night.

Shamir Davis had 15 points for the Demons (20-8, 14-3), who had lost two in a row, including a 64-63 defeat to league leader Stephen F. Austin on Saturday.

Northwestern State's victory assured a bye in the Southland tournament.

Will Nelson had 14 points and six rebounds for the Islanders (6-22, 5-12), who had won two in a row coming in.

The Islanders led 14-13 on Jelani Currie's 3-pointer with 12:22 left in the first half, but the Demons went on a 16-3 run for a 29-17 advantage capped by Marvin Frazier's layup with 3:56 left. Northwestern State led 32-23 at halftime.

The Demons pushed the advantage to 42-27 on Hulbin's 3-pointer with 15:56 remaining and were never threatened.

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Scoreboard
Texas A&M-Corpus Christi (6-22)232851
Northwestern State (20-8) «323466

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Texas A&M-Corpus Christi Islanders
Z. Knowles, F224-81-25049
D. Francis, F171-20-02032
J. Jordan, G373-72-74428
J. Williamson, G362-80-05114
H. Ali, G150-40-00010
W. Nelson344-153-461314
B. Pye183-50-00017
J. Currie142-40-02005
N. Maxey71-10-01032
Totals 20-546-132961851
 37%46.2% 
Northwestern State Demons
P. Robinson, F230-30-06010
O. Evans, C181-24-62006
S. Davis, G286-113-413115
G. Stewart, G230-32-24102
D. Harris, G122-60-03026
J. Hulbin246-64-562317
J. West224-70-02329
M. Frazier203-60-06006
B. White172-61-23345
M. Killian130-10-00310
D. Adams00-00-00000
Totals 24-5114-1938151466
 47.1%73.7% 
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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