Texas A&M-Corpus Christi (2-17) and Lamar (2-20) Square Off

Filed under Game Preview on February 8th, 2013
Share this preview
or  



1ST2ND TOTAL
  Lamar 28 39 67
  TAMUCC 31 32 63
Thu, Feb 07 2013, 07:30 PM CST

American Bank Center
Corpus Christi, TX
Attendance: 1,428

Boxscore   |   Game Notes   |   Game Recap   |   StatSmack

On Thursday, Texas A&M-Corpus Christi hosts Lamar at American Bank Center. Tipoff is at 8:30 p.m. EST. The Islanders beat the Cardinals 62-56 on Jan. 12 and are 5-2 against them over the last four years.

Lamar is in 10th place in the conference and just behind ninth place Texas A&M-Corpus Christi with a chance to catch up. Texas A&M-Corpus Christi is looking to recover from having lost five games in a row.

In their last outing, despite 17 points and 11 rebounds from Johnathan Jordan, the Islanders fell to Sam Houston State 55-51 on Feb. 2. He leads the team in assists per game with 4.9 while also putting up 13.1 points per game. The Cardinals were defeated by Stephen F. Austin 65-51 on Feb. 2 despite 8 points and 7 rebounds from Rhon Mitchell. He is averaging 9.7 points and 4.6 rebounds per game.

StatSmack! Texas A&M-Corpus Christi is better than Lamar
  • More violent crime happens per capita in Beaumont so be careful if you visit (when compared to Corpus Christi -- according to the FBI).
  • At least you keep showing up. Texas A&M-Corpus Christi has an average margin of victory of 14 over Lamar in 5 wins since 2001.
  • Hameed Ali is ranked 5th in the Southland in steals.
  • The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi three-point leader (William Nelson, 23 three-pointers) has more three-pointers than the Lamar three-point leader (Donley Minor, 18 three-pointers).
LAMAR Players Mins Pts Reb Ast Stl Blk TO
C Stanford Brown 28 11 7 1 1 1 2
D+ Rhon Mitchell 26 10 5 1 0 1 2
D+ Donley Minor 32 9 3 3 1 0 3
D+ Amos Wilson 24 8 4 1 1 0 2
D D.J. Muepo 15 4 3 1 1 1 1
D Keilan Blanks 21 7 2 2 0 0 2
D Donnell Minton 21 5 3 2 0 0 3
D- Nikko Acosta 14 3 2 0 0 1 1
D- Osas Ebomwonyi 9 2 2 0 0 1 1
F Hondo Webb 14 2 2 1 0 0 2
F S. Norman 8 2 2 0 0 1 0
F Brennan Doty 8 3 2 0 0 0 1
F Matt Hancock 10 1 1 0 0 0 1
F Brian Curran 3 1 1 0 1 0 1
TAMUCC Players Mins Pts Reb Ast Stl Blk TO
C J. Jordan 36 13 5 5 2 0 3
C William Nelson 30 14 8 1 1 0 3
D+ Joy Williamson 31 10 4 1 2 0 2
D+ Hameed Ali 30 7 2 2 2 0 1
D Zane Knowles 14 4 4 0 0 1 1
D- Nate Maxey 15 4 3 0 0 2 1
D- Brandon Pye 15 4 1 0 1 0 0
F Dale Francis 18 2 2 0 0 0 1
F James King 9 2 1 0 0 0 0
F Cole Martinez 8 2 0 0 0 0 0
F Jerred Kite 3 3 0 0 0 0 0
F Kennon Dvorak 9 1 1 0 0 0 1
F Jelani Currie 6 1 1 0 0 0 0
F Ted Wang 3 1 0 0 0 0 0

Explore other articles:

Top 25 Update
AP Top 25
Game Recap
Sam-houston-state
Recap Notes
Sam-houston-state
Boxscore
Sam-houston-state
Michigan State Moves Up 11 Spots to #11 in AP Poll...Texas A&M-Corpus Christi Stumbles with Loss to Sam...Sam Houston State vs Texas A&M-Corpus Christi: Rec...Sam Houston State vs Texas A&M-Corpus Christi: Box...



Season Preview: TAMUCC should not be significantly better or worse than last year. Read our Season Preview
SPI
Find another NCAA team:

Categories

Sign up to get updates in your inbox:

 

Southland Standings

OverallConf
1 SFA 32-3 18-0
 2TAMUCC 18-16 14-4
3 SHSU 24-11 13-5
4 NSU 17-14 12-6
5 Incarnate Word 21-6 9-5
6 Oral Roberts 17-16 10-8
6 Nicholls State 14-15 10-8
8 McNeese State 11-20 9-9
9 New Orleans 11-15 8-10
10 SELU 12-18 7-11
11 UCA 8-21 5-13
12 Lamar 4-26 3-15
13 ABILEN 11-20 2-12
14 Houston Baptist 6-25 2-16
Last updated: Apr 10th, 2014

2013-2014 Roster

#1 Hameed Ali Jr G 6-2 170
#30 Jeff Beverly Fr F 6-6 245
#11 Jelani Currie So G 6-4 185
#23 Bryce Douvier Jr F 6-7 230
#4 Marcus Ellison Fr G 6-1 165
#34 Dale Francis So F 6-8 230
#10 John Jordan Jr G 5-10 180
#32 James King Jr G 6-0 190
#3 Zane Knowles Sr F 6-10 240
#12 Jake Kocher So G 6-3 180
#44 Kevin Lynch Sr F 6-8 235
#2 Cole Martinez So G 6-2 190
#0 Brandon Pye So G 6-0 175
#25 Rashawn Thomas F 6-7 245
#14 Emmanuel Toney G 6-7 245
#31 Joy Williamson Sr G/F 6-3 205