Tenntech 31 31 62
Txamcc 32 28 60
Date of game: 11/16/2013

Recap: TX A&M-CC vs. Tenn Tech

Corpus Christi, TX (SportsNetwork.com) - Dwan Caldwell tallied 12 points and seven rebounds as the Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles held off the Texas A&M- Corpus Christi Islanders, 62-60, as part of the Islanders Basketball Tournament at the American Bank Center.

Javon McKay and Josiah Moore netted 10 points apiece for TTU (1-2), which avenged a last-second loss to Texas-Pan American in the opening night of the tournament on Friday.

For TXA&M-CC (2-1), both Jeff Beverly and John Jordan poured in 18 points, with Jordan also adding nine rebounds. Hameed Ali chipped in 12 points for the tournament hosts.

A tightly-contested first half ended with TXA&M-CC leading, 32-31, after it shot 52 percent from the field in the opening stanza.

TTU took control of the game midway through the second half by ripping off a 12-3 run to take an 11-point lead with under nine minutes to play. The Islanders kept the game close, and an Ali 3-pointer with 15 seconds left brought them to within two. Dennis Ogbe missed a pair of free throws for TTU, giving TXA&M-CC one last shot, but Ali's last-second jumper did not fall.

The Golden Eagles received 27 points from their bench in the win, while the Islanders' reserves scored just five points.

Game Notes

NASCAR News
Hamlin's No. 11 team hammered with severe penalties

NASCAR handed down severe penalties to Denny Hamlin's No. 11 team in the Sprint Cup Series on Tuesday after his Joe Gibbs Racing car failed post-race inspection this past Sunday at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

Ravens DE Urban tears ACL

Baltimore Ravens rookie defensive end Brent Urban will miss the upcoming season due to a torn ACL in his right knee.

Angels' Skaggs leaves early

Angels starter Tyler Skaggs was working on a no-hitter in the fifth inning of Thursday's game against the Baltimore Orioles when he motioned to the dugout for the team trainer.

Flyers G Mason breaks finger

Philadelphia Flyers goaltender Steve Mason broke the little finger on his right hand and will miss around two weeks of on-ice training, the team announced Thursday.

Latest Sports Photos
Latest Sports Photos
0 Votes
a skydiver was injured when attempting to land in a pre game show at the Lookouts opening game on 4/3/2014

0 Votes
SEC Champions Alabama created by artist Ben Teeter S/N C.O.A. available for the dedicated Alabama fan!

1 Vote
first catch of the season looks like a good year

0 Votes
Gina McLeroy Spring City, TN

0 Votes
Our Son Brandon McLeroy MTSU Football 2011 Gina McLeroy Spring City TN

1 Vote
this is James Howard telling Gracie what to do.

0 Votes
Riverbend fun!

0 Votes
I nees a four letter word for the outside layer of a tree.

0 Votes
Cameron is a rising athlete. He has a God given talent for the game of football. This picture is of him stopping the ball carrier in our game in the ...

1 Vote
Our Lookout Valley 9/10 year old team went to a tournament in Knoxville called The Battle of the Rocky Top. They went throught the tournament undefeated and won the championship ...
Featured Partners
www.eastridgeretirementcenter.com
The newly modeled East Ridge Residence is a must see with its spacious comfortable apartments. Plus, 3 delicious meals daily, geriatric physician, home healthcare services and fun festive activities. Schedule your visit today!
www.ameripriseadvisors.com/james.m.scotchie
Together we can make a confident retirement possible. Simply click to get started with your private wealth advisor. Talk to Jimmy Scotchie, Certified Financial Planner.
www.comcast.com/cable-internet-packages.html
Get started at $79.99 a month for 12 months. Plus, get a $75 VISA® Prepaid card.
 
Supermarket Guru
From The Archives
Scenic City Roots
Through Irish Eyes
Brand News
Prime Mashup
What's Trending
Megan Wise Goes Outside
Stay Connected with WDEF News 12
 
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.