Texas-Pan American 63, N.J. Tech 49

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NEWARK, N.J. (AP)—Emmanuel Jones had a double-double, with 13 points and a game-high 11 rebounds, leading visiting Texas-Pan American to a 63-49 win over New Jersey Institute of Technology Tuesday night.

Jones, one of three double-figure scorers for the Broncs (10-17), got nine of his points in the second half. Texas-Pan American outscored NJIT (1-29) by 13 over the final 20 minutes, pulling away from a 26-25 halftime lead.

Luis Valera came off the bench to score a team-leading 14 points for Texas-Pan Am, while Nick Weiermiller added 13 points.

NJIT got a game-high 17 points from Jheryl Wilson, but he was the only double-figure scorer for the Highlanders.

Texas-Pan Am took control of the game on the defensive end, holding NJIT to 10 points through the first 13:40 of the second half.

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Top Performers

 Top Performers
 Texas Pan Amer.
Emmanuel Jones Emmanuel Jones
3-10,  13 Pts
11 Rebs, 2 Assists
 N.J.I.T.
Jheryl Wilson Jheryl Wilson
6-14,  17 Pts
3 Rebs, 2 Assists

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