Corpus Christi Challenge - Texas A&M vs Southern Methodist Recap - Southern Methodist Wins 55-52

Corpus Christi Challenge - Texas A&M vs Southern Methodist Recap - Southern Methodist Wins 55-52

Southern Methodist grabbed a 55-52 win over Texas A&M on Saturday, behind a 16-point effort from Nic Moore at American Bank Center.

Bettors who backed Southern Methodist were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 5.5.

Southern Methodist got 14 points from Yanick Moreira and another 8 points from Nick Russell. Nick Russell contributed 3 assists, while Yanick Moreira cleaned the glass with 6 rebounds.

Texas A&M got 12 points from Davonte Fitzgerald in a losing cause and another 11 points from J-Mychal Reese. Fabyon Harris contributed 2 assists for them, while Kourtney Roberson had 10 rebounds.

Southern Methodist trailed at halftime, 30-26.

Texas A&M won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 37-33.