Scores

Final

Texas A&M-CC 49

(4-19, 3-7 Southland)

Savannah State 55

(14-10, 7-2 MEAC)

    8:00 PM ET, February 6, 2012

    Tiger Arena, Savannah, Georgia

    1 2 T
    AMCC 15 3449
    SAV 24 3155

    Top Performers

    Texas A&M-CC: M. Dempsey 14 Pts, 11 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl, 3 Blk

    Savannah State: A. Louis 12 Pts, 11 Reb, 3 Stl

    Savannah St. 55, Texas A&,M-CC 49

    Associated Press

    SAVANNAH, Ga. -- Arnold Louis had his fourth straight double-double with 12 points and 11 rebounds off the bench as Savannah State held off Texas A&M-Corpus Christi 55-49 Monday night for the Tigers' sixth straight victory.

    Savannah State (14-10) led 12-4 en route to a 24-15 halftime advantage.

    Led by Myron Dempsey with 14 points and 11 rebounds, the Islanders (4-19) tied the game three times, the last at 33-33 with 9:59 remaining. The Tigers then used an 11-3 run to pull away.

    Savannah State shot better in the first half, 30.8 percent (8 of 26) to 21.7 percent (5 of 23), but Texas A&M CC had the second-half advantage, 45.2 percent (14 of 31) to 37.5 percent (9 of 24).

    Rashad Hassan and Joshua Montgomery added 10 points each for the Tigers, who made 16 of 25 free throws compared to 5 of 15 for the Islanders, who have lost four straight.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    AMCC
    SAV
    Points 49 55
    FG Made-Attempted 19-54 (.352) 17-50 (.340)
    3P Made-Attempted 6-15 (.400) 5-20 (.250)
    FT Made-Attempted 5-15 (.333) 16-25 (.640)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 19 (0/0) 13 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 2 9

    2011-12 Season

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