Scores

Final

Sam Houston 70

(14-5, 6-0 Southland)

Texas A&M-CC 58

(11-9, 5-1 Southland)

8:00 PM ET, January 30, 2010

American Bank Center, Corpus Christi, Texas

1 2 T
SHSU 30 4070
AMCC 29 2958

Top Performers

Sam Houston State: A. Mitchell 15 Pts, 6 Reb, 5 Ast, 4 Stl, 1 Blk

Texas A&M-CC: J. Reynolds 14 Pts, 8 Reb

Sam Houston St. 70, Texas A&,M-Corpus Christi 58

Associated Press

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas -- Corey Allmond had 16 points and Ashton Mitchell added 15 as Sam Houston State defeated Texas A&M-Corpus Christi 70-58 on Saturday night.

Gilberto Clavell and Lance Pevehouse scored 11 points each and Preston Brown 10 for the Bearkats (14-5, 6-0 Southland), who took sole possession of first place in the West Division, a game in front of the Islanders (11-9, 5-1).

Justin Reynolds and Kevin Palmer had 14 points each for Texas A&M-Corpus Christi. Reynolds added eight rebounds.

Sam Houston State overcame a 19-4 first-half deficit to lead 30-28 at halftime. The Bearkats led by three midway through the second half before a 19-10 run -- in which Josten Crow scored all of his seven points -- gave them a 64-52 cushion with 2:09 remaining.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
SHSU
AMCC
Points 70 58
FG Made-Attempted 24-51 (.471) 21-49 (.429)
3P Made-Attempted 5-23 (.217) 3-15 (.200)
FT Made-Attempted 17-18 (.944) 13-21 (.619)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 20 (0/0) 19 (0/0)
Largest Lead 12 15

2009-10 Season

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» Jan 30, 2010 SHSU 70, @AMCC 58Recap
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