Texas A&M defeats Florida A&M 67-57
COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP)—Chinemelu Elonu scored 17 points, had 14 rebounds and six blocked shots Monday night to help Texas A&M defeat Florida A&M 67-57.
Elonu’s six blocked shots tied for the third most in school history.
The Aggies (8-1) also set a Big 12 game record by making all 20 of their free throws.
Texas A&M broke open a 23-19 game with 5:45 remaining in the first half by scoring the next 10 points, a streak highlighted by four points each from Elonu and Donald Sloan. Sloan scored a season-high 21 points.
Lamar Twitty led Florida A&M (2-8) with 27 points.
Florida A&M closed the gap to 46-44 midway through the second half before Texas A&M used a 13-2 run to put the game out of reach.