Brown leads Sam Houston past A&M-Corpus Christi
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP)—Preston Brown had 19 points and 11 rebounds and hit the go-ahead layup late in Sam Houston State’s 75-73 victory against Texas A&M-Corpus Christi on Saturday.
Corey Allmond scored 21 points to lead the Bearkats (14-9, 8-2 Southland), while Josten Crow had 13 points and three steals.
Kevin Palmer led the Islanders (14-11, 8-2) with 23 points but missed a potential tying 3-pointer at the buzzer.
After tying the score on two free throws, Brown hit the layup for a 70-68 lead with 1:48 remaining. Crow had a key offensive rebound and basket to help push the lead to six.