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Texas A&M-Corpus Christi wins 49-47
Saturday, Feb 18, 2012

MOUNT PLEASANT, Mich. (AP)—Hameed Ali’s 3-pointer gave Texas A&M-Corpus Christi the lead for good and the Islanders hung on with free throws to beat Central Michigan 49-47 Saturday night.

Terence Jones led the Islanders (5-21) with nine points, making two free throws with 2 seconds left to make it 49-44. Ali, whose go-ahead shot came with just over 7 minutes to play, scored eight points. Johnathan Jordan also made a pair of free throws in the final seconds for Corpus Christi.

Trey Zeigler led Central Michigan (8-18) with 22 points. Derek Jackson scored 15 for the Chippewas in a game that was part of the BracketBusters series.

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 TAMU Corpus Christi
Hameed Ali Hameed Ali
3-6,  8 Pts
1 Rebs, 1 Assists
 Cent. Michigan
Trey Zeigler Trey Zeigler
8-16,  22 Pts
2 Rebs, 3 Assists

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