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Final

Texas A&M-CC 48

(1-2, 0-2 away)

Northwestern 66

(2-0, 2-0 home)

    8:00 PM ET, November 19, 2008

    Welsh-Ryan Arena, Evanston, Illinois

    1 2 T
    AMCC 21 2748
    NW 39 2766

    Top Performers

    Texas A&M-CC: K. Palmer 14 Pts, 3 Reb, 2 Stl

    Northwestern: J. Shurna 17 Pts, 9 Reb, 2 Ast, 2 Stl, 3 Blk

    Northwestern 66, Texas A&,M-Corpus Christi 48

    Associated Press

    EVANSTON, Ill. -- Kevin Coble scored 18 points to lead Northwestern to a 66-48 win over Texas A&M-Corpus Christi on Wednesday night.

    Freshman John Shurna had 17 points and a game-high nine rebounds and three blocked shots for Northwestern (2-0). Craig Moore added 14 points for the Wildcats.

    Texas A&M-Corpus Christi (1-2) led early, but Northwestern went on a 22-4 run to take a 25-11 lead with 8:41 left in the first half. Northwestern led 39-21 at the intermission.

    Northwestern led by as much as 22 points in the second half. The Islanders came within 55-45 with about seven minutes left, but that was their last field goal of the game.

    Kevin Palmer led the Islanders with 14 points, while Tim Green added 11.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    AMCC
    NW
    Points 48 66
    FG Made-Attempted 16-43 (.372) 22-52 (.423)
    3P Made-Attempted 3-13 (.231) 5-21 (.238)
    FT Made-Attempted 13-18 (.722) 17-24 (.708)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 20 (0/0) 18 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 5 22

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