Bethune-Cookman topples Texas A&M-CC 61-52

LAS VEGAS (AP)—Adrian Coleman had 16 points and nine rebounds to lead Bethune-Cookman past Texas A&M-Corpus Christi 61-52 on Thursday in the Las Vegas Classic.

Also for the Wildcats (4-9), Anthony Breeze and Kevin Dukes each had nine points. Bethune-Cookman ended a four-game losing streak.

Chris Hawkins-Mast led the Islanders (1-9) with 15 points and eight rebounds. James King added 10 points as Texas A&M-Corpus Christi lost its seventh straight.

After the Islanders led for most of the first half, Bethune-Cookman went on an 18-4 run starting late in the half and continuing after intermission.

The Wildcats took the lead for good by halftime, when they led 30-28.

Bethune-Cookman’s lead grew to 14 points in the second half.

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Updated Thursday, Dec 22, 2011