2012-13 Islanders Men's Basketball

August 5, 2013
Men's Basketball Wraps Successful Camp Season
The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team wrapped up a successful camp season with its full-capacity High Potential Camp the weekend of Aug. 3-4. Nearly 150 high school age players took part in the event, which is geared toward skill instruction for those high school players looking to advance to play college basketball.

July 17, 2013
Dvorak Named to NABC Honors Court For Second Straight Year
Graduating senior Kennon Dvorak has been named to the National Association of Basketball Coaches Honors Court for the second straight season. The Honors Court recognizes upperclassmen that excel in the classroom while taking part in college basketball.

June 25, 2013
Islanders Place 71 Student-Athletes on Commissioner’s Honor Roll
The Texas A&M - Corpus Christi athletic department continued its academic success, placing 71 student-athletes on the Southland Conference Commissioner’s Honor Roll for the semester, the league announced Tuesday.

June 25, 2013
Islanders Basketball Barbeque Bash Set for Saturday, July 6
The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team will host the inaugural Islanders Basketball Barbeque Bash on Saturday, July 6, at Dewey’s (2302 Rodd Field Rd., between Holly and Wooldridge). The event will run from 2-6 p.m.

June 22, 2013
Men's Basketball Again Takes to the Sand for Summer Conditioning
The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team will once again be taking to the sand this summer, taking part in Friday morning workouts on the campus beach at the Island University.

June 18, 2013
Top Moment #9: Men’s Basketball Shoots Lights Out vs. Southeastern La.
Throughout the summer of 2013, GoIslanders.com will look back at the best moments and athletic performances from the 2012-13 school year.

June 13, 2013
Top Performance #9: Johnathan Jordan’s Double-Double at Lamar
Throughout the summer of 2013, GoIslanders.com will look back at the best moments and athletic performances from the 2012-13 school year.

June 11, 2013
Highlight Video - James King
Over the last several weeks, GoIslanders.com has presented highlight videos from the 2012-13 men's basketball season. The latest installment, featuring sophomore guard James King, is now available online.

June 7, 2013
Highlight Video - Joy Williamson
In the coming weeks, GoIslanders.com will present highlight videos from the 2012-13 men's basketball season. The latest installment, featuring junior swingman Joy Williamson, is now available online.

June 3, 2013
Highlight Video - Jelani Currie
In the coming weeks, GoIslanders.com will present highlight videos from the 2012-13 men's basketball season. The latest installment, featuring freshman guard Jelani Currie, is now available online.

May 30, 2013
Highlight Video - John Jordan
In the coming weeks, GoIslanders.com will present highlight videos from the 2012-13 men's basketball season. The latest installment, featuring sophomore guard Johnathan Jordan, is now available online.

May 29, 2013
Transfer Bryce Douvier Joins Islanders Basketball Family
Bryce Douvier, a 6-foot-6, 230 pound forward from Northern Colorado, has signed on to join the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men's basketball team as a transfer, head coach Willis Wilson announced today. Douvier will sit out the 2013-14 season due to NCAA transfer rules, and will have two years of eligibility remaining for the Island University.

May 27, 2013
Highlight Video - Will Nelson
In the coming weeks, GoIslanders.com will present highlight videos from the 2012-13 men's basketball season. The latest installment, featuring junior forward Will Nelson, is now available online.

May 21, 2013
Highlight Video - Zane Knowles
In the coming weeks, GoIslanders.com will present highlight videos from the 2012-13 men's basketball season. The latest installment, featuring junior forward Zane Knowles, is now available online.

May 18, 2013
Highlight Video - Cole Martinez
In the coming weeks, GoIslanders.com will present highlight videos from the 2012-13 men's basketball season. The latest installment, featuring freshman guard Cole Martinez, is now available online.

May 17, 2013
Maxey, Francis Will Not Return for Islanders Basketball
Sophomore Nate Maxey and freshman Dale Francis will not return to the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team, head coach Willis Wilson announced today.

May 15, 2013
Islanders Basketball Inks Rashawn Thomas to NLI
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team has signed forward Rashawn Thomas (Oklahoma City, Okla./Southeast) to a National Letter of Intent, head coach Willis Wilson announced today.

May 13, 2013
Highlight Video - Hameed Ali
In the coming weeks, GoIslanders.com will present highlight videos from the 2012-13 men's basketball season. The first installment, featuring sophomore guard Hameed Ali, is now available online.

May 9, 2013
Islanders Insider Episode 23 Now Online
The latest edition of Islanders Insider – Episode 23 – is now available online. Host Steven King talks to baseball coach Scott Malone and Director of Tennis Steve Moore about the current seasons, and Dixie Lee features the IAF Banquet guest speaker, Avery Johnson.

May 7, 2013
Highlight Video - Brandon Pye
In the coming weeks, GoIslanders.com will present highlight videos from the 2012-13 men’s basketball season. The first installment, featuring freshman guard Brandon Pye, is now available online.

March 14, 2013
Islanders Insider Episode 19 Now Online
The latest episode of Islanders Insider – Episode 19 – is now online and available for viewing. This week, Steven King talks with Coaches Wilson and Chadwick in addition to presenting a feature on Islanders Tennis and the success of both teams during the current season.

March 12, 2013
Jordan, Nelson Earn Southland Conference Honorable Mention
Sophomore Johnathan Jordan and junior Will Nelson have earned honorable mention from the Southland Conference for their performance this year, the league announced today.

March 9, 2013
Men's Basketball Falls in Season Finale, 58-49, to SFA
Stephen F. Austin used a 10-0 second-half run to pull ahead in a tight affair, as the Lumberjacks knocked off the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team 58-49 on Saturday night at Johnson Coliseum.

March 8, 2013
Men's Basketball Sets for 2012-13 Finale Saturday at SFA
The Texas A&M - Corpus Christi men’s basketball team will close out the 2012-13 season with a trip to Nacogdoches to face the top team in the Southland Conference, Stephen F. Austin, on Saturday, March 9

March 7, 2013
Northwestern State Pulls Away Late to Down Islanders, 66-51
James Hulbin led all scorers with 17 points as Northwestern State rallied late to pull away in a 66-51 win over the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team on Thursday at Prather Coliseum.

March 6, 2013
Islanders Trio Named to Southland Conference 2000s All-Decade Team
Former Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball players Chris Daniels (2004-08), Josh Washington (2005-07) and Kevin Palmer (2008-10) have been named to the Southland Conference Conference 2000s All-Decade Team, the league announced today.

March 5, 2013
Men's Basketball Hits Road for Final Time
The Texas A&M - Corpus Christi men’s basketball team hits the road for its final two games of the 2012-13 season, beginning with a contest at Northwestern State on Thursday night.

March 4, 2013
Nelson Earns Southland Player of the Week Honors
Junior forward Will Nelson of the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi basketball team has been named Southland Conference Player of the Week, the league office announced today. Nelson scored 23 points in each of the Islanders’ two victories last week.

March 2, 2013
Men's Basketball Closes Home Season with 68-64 Win Over Nicholls
Texas A&M – Corpus Christi shot 69.2 percent (16-for-26) in the second half to garner its second straight victory with a 68-64 win over Nicholls on Saturday at the American Bank Center. Will Nelson had a double-double with 23 points and 12 rebounds, while Johnathan Jordan added 16 points and nine assists for the Islanders.

March 1, 2013
Men's Basketball Plays Host to Nicholls for Home Finale
The Texas A&M - Corpus Christi men’s basketball team plays host to its final home game of the 2012-13 season when it takes on Nicholls on Saturday night at 7:30 p.m. $5 Island level tickets are available for the doubleheader, which begins with the women’s contest against the Colonels at 5 p.m. on Stripes Court at the American Bank Center.

February 28, 2013
Men's Basketball Rides Hot Shooting Night to 78-64 Win
Will Nelson scored 23 points and Johnathan Jordan added 21 as the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team used its best offensive night of the season to post a 78-64 win over Southeastern Louisiana on Thursday night on Stripes Court at the American Bank Center. The Islanders shot 26-for-43 (60.5 percent) from the field in the victory.

February 27, 2013
Islanders Insider Episode 17 Now Online
The latest episode of Islanders Insider – Episode 17 – is now online and available for viewing. This week, Steven King talks with Coaches Wilson and Chadwick in addition to presenting a feature on Islanders Baseball first baseman Johnathan Gonzales.

February 27, 2013
Men's Basketball Opens Final Homestand vs. Southeastern Louisiana
The Texas A&M - Corpus Christi men’s basketball team enters its final stretch of two home games with a contest against Southeastern Louisiana on Thursday, Feb. 28, on Stripes Court at the American Bank Center. Tickets to the game are buy one, get one free for the doubleheader, which starts with the women’s game at 5 p.m. with the men to follow at 7:30.

February 23, 2013
Fullerton Knocks off Islanders in Bracketbusters Matchup
Freshman Jelani Currie had a career-high 13 points, but Cal State Fullerton used a 12-3 second-half run to gain a lead it would not relinquish in a 63-57 win over the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team on Saturday at the Dugan Wellness Center.

February 22, 2013
Cal State Fullerton Visits Coastal Bend for Bracketbusters Matchup
The Texas A&M - Corpus Christi men’s basketball team faces off with Cal State Fullerton for the second time in program history as part of the Ramada Worldwide Bracketbusters on Saturday, Feb. 23, in the Dugan Wellness Center.

February 20, 2013
Islanders Insider Episode 16 Now Online
The latest episode of Islanders Insider – Episode 16 – is now online and available for viewing. This week, Matt Brady sits in for Steven King, and talks with Coaches Wilson and Chadwick in addition to presenting a feature on the Islanders Hall of Honor inductees.

February 19, 2013
Northwestern State Knocks off Men's Basketball, 82-71
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team placed four players in double figures, but Northwestern State used an early run to build a lead it would not relinquish in an 82-71 win on Tuesday night at the American Bank Center.

February 18, 2013
Men's Basketball Welcomes First-Place Demons Tuesday Night
The Texas A&M - Corpus Christi men’s basketball team returns to the American Bank Center for a matchup with Northwestern State on Tuesday at 7:30.

February 16, 2013
ORU Holds Off Men's Basketball, 56-51
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team put forth a tremendous second-half defensive effort, but its late rally came up short, as the Islanders fell to Oral Roberts, 56-51 on Saturday at the Mabee Center. Johnathan Jordan had 20 points and dished out seven assists in a losing effort for the Islanders.

February 15, 2013
Men's Basketball Looks to Continue Winning Ways at ORU
The Texas A&M - Corpus Christi men’s basketball team heads to Tulsa, Okla., in search of its third straight victory when it takes on Oral Roberts on Saturday at 7:30 p.m. The game will tip off at 7:30 p.m. and will be televised nationally on GEB America and Fox College Sports.

February 14, 2013
Men's Basketball Wins Second Straight, 75-68 over UCA
Hameed Ali had a career-high 18 points to lead four players in double figures, as the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team won its second straight game, 75-68, over Central Arkansas on Thursday at the Farris Center.

February 14, 2013
Islanders Insider Episode 15 Now Online
The latest episode of Islanders Insider – Episode 15 – is now online and available for viewing. This week, Steven King talks with Coaches Wilson and Chadwick in addition to presenting a feature on the Islanders Hall of Honor inductees.

February 13, 2013
Men's Basketball Heads to Conway for Clash with Bears
The Texas A&M - Corpus Christi men’s basketball team returns to the road for its second to last trip of the season, as it will take on Central Arkansas on Thursday night in Conway.

February 12, 2013
Joy Williamson Named GoIslanders.com Student-Athlete of the Week
Junior Joy Williamson has been named the GoIslanders.com Student-Athlete of the Week, presented by Pepsi.

February 9, 2013
Homecoming Game vs. McNeese State on Tap for Men's Basketball
The Texas A&M - Corpus Christi men’s basketball team will play host to McNeese State in its annual Homecoming game on Saturday on Stripes Court at the American Bank Center.

February 9, 2013
Men's Basketball Takes Down McNeese State, 61-58, on Homecoming
Joy Williamson and Hameed Ali each scored 15 points to lead the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team to a 61-58 win over McNeese State on Homecoming at the American Bank Center on Thursday.

February 7, 2013
Lamar's Late Surge Lifts Cardinals Over Men's Basketball
Donley Minor hit a trio of three-pointers and scored 11 of his 16 points in the final two minutes of the game to spearhead a game-ending 23-6 run for Lamar, as the Cardinals took a 67-63 victory over the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team on Thursday at the American Bank Center.

February 6, 2013
Islanders Hold Annual Lighting of the 'I' Ceremony
Texas A&M – Corpus Christi students, faculty and staff gathered on the east lawn of the campus Wednesday night for the annual Lighting of the 'I' ceremony during Homecoming Week.

February 6, 2013
Islanders Insider Episode 14 Now Online
The latest episode of Islanders Insider – Episode 14 – is now online and available for viewing. This week, Steven King talks with Coaches Wilson and Chadwick in addition to presenting a feature on Islanders Soccer and their first player, Meghan Cordero.

February 5, 2013
Lamar Up Next for Men's Basketball Thursday Night
The Texas A&M - Corpus Christi men’s basketball team returns to the American Bank Center for a pair of games this week, starting with a matchup against Lamar on Thursday at 7:30 p.m. The contest will be part of the annual Pink Game doubleheader for breast cancer awareness. Fans wearing pink will get $5 off their ticket purchase.

February 4, 2013
Men's Basketball Draws Cal State Fullerton in Bracketbusters Matchup
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team will face Cal State Fullerton as a result of the 2013 Ramada Worldwide BracketBusters matchups, it was announced today.

February 2, 2013
Men's Basketball Set to Host SHSU at Dugan Wellness Center
The Texas A&M - Corpus Christi men’s basketball team opens a string of seven games out of nine at home when it takes on Sam Houston State on Saturday at 1 p.m. at the Dugan Wellness Center.

February 2, 2013
Islanders Fall to Bearkats, 55-51
Johnathan Jordan had his second straight double-double with 17 points, 11 rebounds and four assists, but Sam Houston State rallied past the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team for a 55-51 victory on Saturday at the Dugan Wellness Center.

January 30, 2013
Islanders Insider Episode 13 Now Online
The latest episode of Islanders Insider – Episode 13 – is now online and available for viewing. This week, Steven King talks with men's Associate Head Coach Marty Gross and Coach Chadwick in addition to presenting a feature on Islanders Softball's upcoming season.

January 26, 2013
Lions Surge Past Men's Basketball, 67-53
Southeastern Louisiana used a decisive rally late in the second half to topple the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team, 67-53, on Saturday at the University Center.

January 25, 2013
Men's Basketball Continues Road Swing at Southeastern La.
The Texas A&M - Corpus Christi men’s basketball team will conclude its two-game road swing with a contest at Southeastern Louisnana on Saturday, with tipoff slated for approximately 4:30 p.m.

January 24, 2013
Nicholls Staves Off Islanders' Charge in 69-62 Victory
A late charge by the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team was not enough, as Nicholls held on for a 69-62 victory on Thursday at Stopher Gym.

January 23, 2013
Islanders Insider Episode 12 Now Online
The latest episode of Islanders Insider – Episode 12 – is now online and available for viewing. This week, Steven King talks with Coach Wilson and Coach Chadwick in addition to presenting a feature on former Islanders All-American Hickel Woolery, who is back with the program as an assistant coach

January 22, 2013
Islanders Set for Louisiana Road Swing
The Texas A&M - Corpus Christi men's basketball team returns to the road for a swing through Louisiana, as it takes on Nicholls and Southeastern Louisiana this weekend.

January 19, 2013
Strong Second Half Leads UCA Past Men's Basketball, 76-67
Central Arkansas used torrid shooting in the second half to rally for a 76-67 victory over the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team on Saturday on Stripes Court at the American Bank Center. UCA went 8-for-12 from beyond the arc in the stanza to outscore the Islanders 52-33 after the break.

January 18, 2013
UCA Visits American Bank Center Saturday at 2:30
Central Arkansas comes to the American Bank Center, as the Texas A&M - Corpus Christi men’s basketball team concludes its brief, two-game homestand with a Saturday afternoon matchup against the Bears.

January 17, 2013
Bell-Holter Lifts Oral Roberts Past Men's Basketball, 64-52
Oral Roberts used a 19-5 second-half run to pull away in a 64-52 win over the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team on Thursday night on Stripes Court.

January 16, 2013
Men's Basketball Returns to American Bank Center Thursday vs. ORU
The Texas A&M - Corpus Christi men’s basketball team returns to the Coastal Bend after playing eight of its last 10 on the road when it plays host to Oral Roberts on Thursday, Jan. 17.

January 16, 2013
Islanders Insider Episode 11 Now Online
The latest episode of Islanders Insider – Episode 11 – is now online and available for viewing. This week, Steven King talks with Coach Wilson and Coach Chadwick in addition to presenting a feature on Islanders Baseball's exhibition with the Corpus Christi Hooks.

January 12, 2013
Jordan's Double-Double Leads Islanders to 62-56 Victory
Johnathan Jordan scored 15 points and matched the school record with 11 assists in leading the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team to a 62-56 victory over Lamar on Saturday at the Montagne Center.

January 11, 2013
Men's Basketball Wraps Road Swing at Lamar Saturday
Playing its eighth road game in the last 10, the Texas A&M - Corpus Christi men’s basketball team will face Lamar in Beaumont on Saturday.

January 10, 2013
Islanders Insider Episode 10 Now Online
The latest episode of Islanders Insider – Episode 10 – is now online and available for viewing. This week, Steven King talks with Coach Wilson and Coach Chadwick in addition to presenting a feature on Islanders Tennis player Peter Nagy.

January 10, 2013
Islanders Can't Finish Comeback, Fall 75-71 at McNeese State
Will Nelson scored 24 points and had nine rebounds, but a frenetic comeback fell short for the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team, as it was defeated at the hands of McNeese State, 75-71, on Thursday night. Johnathan Jordan added 17 points and nine assists in the loss for the Islanders (1-12, 0-3 Southland), while McNeese (7-7, 1-3) had four players in double figures.

January 9, 2013
Men's Basketball Returns to Road for McNeese State Matchup
The Texas A&M - Corpus Christi men’s basketball team remains on the road for its third straight contest when it takes on McNeese State on Thursday in Lake Charles. The Islanders are coming off a 61-57 loss to Sam Houston State, while McNeese is playing its fourth game in a span of eight days.

January 4, 2013
Bearkats Rally Past Men's Basketball, 61-57
Sam Houston State used a late 10-2 run to rally past the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team 61-57 on Friday afternoon at Johnson Coliseum. The Bearkats (8-5, 1-0 Southland) had four players in double figures in winning their conference opener, while the Islanders (1-11, 0-2) had six different players score at least six points in the loss.

January 2, 2013
Men's Basketball Returns to Southland Play vs. Sam Houston State
The Texas A&M - Corpus Christi men’s basketball team returns to conference play with a Friday afternoon matchup against Sam Houston State in Huntsville, Texas. The Islanders are looking to snap a 10-game losing string as they enter the bulk of league play, while the Bearkats have won four straight.

December 31, 2012
Pledger Leads Oklahoma Past Islanders, 72-42
Steven Pledger matched a season high with five threes en route to 17 points to lead Oklahoma to a 72-42 win over the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team on Monday at McCasland Field House. The Islanders (1-10) got 14 points from Joy Williamson in his return to his home state.

December 30, 2012
Islanders Head to Norman to Face Oklahoma on FS-Southwest
Playing its second game in three days, the Texas A&M - Corpus Christi men’s basketball team heads to Norman, Okla., for a New Year’s Eve matchup with the University of Oklahoma at 2 p.m. The game, which will be carried on Fox Sports Southwest, will be played at historic McCasland Field House, the Sooners’ first regular-season game there since March 5, 1975.

December 29, 2012
SFA Staves Off Islanders' Comeback Bid, 67-56
Will Nelson scored 24 points and grabbed 14 rebounds, but the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team came up short against Stephen F. Austin, 67-56, in the Southland Conference opener for both teams. Taylor Smith posted 25 points and 14 boards for SFA (10-1) in the win.

December 27, 2012
Men's Basketball Opens Southland Play Saturday vs. SFA
The Texas A&M - Corpus Christi men’s basketball team will open Southland Conference play on Saturday at 3 p.m. when it plays host to Stephen F. Austin. The Islanders have lost eight in a row, while SFA enters the matchup atop the league with its 9-1 non-conference record.

December 26, 2012
Islanders Insider Episode 9 Now Online
The latest episode of Islanders Insider – Episode 9 – is now online and available for viewing. This week, Steven King talks with Coach Wilson and Coach Chadwick in addition to presenting a feature on the beauty of the Island University Campus.

December 21, 2012
Men's Basketball Hosts UTSA Friday on CSN-Houston
The Islanders men’s basketball team returns to the American Bank Center in search of its winning ways when it plays host to UTSA on Friday, Dec. 21, at 7 p.m. The Islanders are looking to snap a seven-game losing streak, while UTSA has fallen in five consecutive games. The game will be televised on CSN-Houston.

December 21, 2012
Jordan Named to Cousy Award Watch List
Sophomore point guard Johnathan Jordan has been named to the 2013 Bob Cousy Award Watch List, the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced today. The annual honor, named for Hall of Famer and former Boston Celtic Bob Cousy, recognizes the top point guards in men’s college basketball. Jordan is one of 83 candidates, and is the lone representative of the Southland Conference on the list.

December 21, 2012
Roadrunners Upend Men's Basketball, 75-45
CORPUS CHRISTI – Kannon Burrage scored 21 points and Michael Hale III added 20 to lead UTSA to a 75-45 win over the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi basketball team on Friday night at the American Bank Center. The Roadrunners also got 18 points from Jeromie Hill to improve to 4-6 on the season.

December 20, 2012
Islanders Basketball Doubleheader at SHSU Moved to Jan. 4
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi basketball doubleheader at Sam Houston State has been moved a day earlier to Friday, Jan. 4, at 1 p.m., the Islanders Department of Athletics announced today. The change was made to accommodate the Bearkats, who play in the Division I Football Championship Game on Saturday, Jan. 5.

December 20, 2012
Islanders Insider Episode 8 Now Online
The latest edition of Islanders Insider – Episode 8 – is now available online. In this week’s edition, host Steven King talks with student-athletes from the men’s and women’s basketball teams and we feature the outstanding athletics facilities at the Island University.

December 18, 2012
Brandon Pye Named GoIslanders.com Student-Athlete of the Week
Freshman Brandon Pye has been named the GoIslanders.com Student-Athlete of the Week, presented by Pepsi.

December 18, 2012
Aggies Hot Shooting Downs Islanders, 66-54
Texas A&M used a torrid shooting night, draining 52.9 percent of its shots to post a 66-54 victory over Texas A&M – Corpus Christi. Will Nelson led the way for the Islanders (1-7) with 17 points in a losing effort, while Fabyon Harris had 17 for the Aggies (8-2).

December 17, 2012
Men's Basketball Sets For Texas A&M
The Islanders men’s basketball team wraps up a string of four straight road games when it travels to College Station for a matchup with Texas A&M on Tuesday, Dec. 18. Texas A&M - Corpus Christi is playing its sixth game away from the American Bank Center in its last seven, and is seeking to stop a six-game losing stretch. The game will be televised by Fox Sports Net.

December 16, 2012
Rubit Leads South Alabama Past Islanders, 74-69
Augustine Rubit delivered 23 points and 19 rebounds in leading the South Alabama basketball team (5-5) to a 74-69 win over Texas A&M – Corpus Christi on Sunday at the Mitchell Center. Brandon Pye had a career-high 17 points and Johnathan Jordan added 17 of his own for the Islanders (1-6) in a losing effort.

December 15, 2012
Men's Basketball Returns to Court at South Alabama
The Islanders men’s basketball team returns to the court after a two-week break for final exams, as it heads to Mobile, Ala., to take on South Alabama on Sunday at 4:05 p.m. Texas A&M - Corpus Christi has not played since Dec. 1, when they fell at the University of Iowa. The contest will air live on KUNO 1400 AM with Yannis Koutroupis on the call.

December 1, 2012
Hawkeyes Use Hot Shooting to Drop Men's Basketball, 88-59
The Iowa men’s basketball team (6-2) used torrid shooting and a decided edge on the glass to deliver an 88-59 victory over Texas A&M – Corpus Christi (1-5) on Saturday at Carver-Hawkeye Arena. The Hawkeyes shot 55.8 percent in the game and won the battle of the boards 38-23 in the victory.

November 30, 2012
Iowa Plays Host to Men's Basketball Saturday
The Islanders men’s basketball team will conclude its pre-finals schedule at Iowa on Saturday. Texas A&M - Corpus Christi will have a two-week break following the contest. The Islanders are looking to snap a four-game losing streak in their first contest against the Hawkeyes, who enter the contest having lost two straight.

November 28, 2012
Islanders Fall to Rockets, 80-68
Johnathan Jordan scored a career-high 22 points, but Toledo scored 35 of its 80 points at the free-throw line in knocking off the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team 80-68 on Wednesday night at John F. Savage Arena. Rian Pearson led all scorers with 30 points – earning 16 at the stripe for the Rockets.

November 27, 2012
Nate Maxey Named GoIslanders.com Student-Athlete of the Week
Sophomore Nate Maxey has been named the GoIslanders.com Student-Athlete of the Week, presented by Pepsi.

November 27, 2012
Men's Basketball Hits Road to Face Toledo, Iowa
The Islanders men’s basketball team heads out on the road for two games in a span of four days, at Toledo and at Iowa this week. Texas A&M - Corpus Christi opens the trip with a Wednesday night game against the Rockets in Savage Arena. These will be the last games for the Islanders before taking a two-week break for finals.

November 25, 2012
Cougars top Islanders, 77-75, in Thriller in American Bank Center
Will Nelson finished with a career-high 28 points, but his 15-foot jumper at the buzzer rimmed out, as the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi basketball team fell to Houston 77-75 in a thrilling contest on Stripes Court at the American Bank Center. Nate Maxey set a school record with nine blocks in a losing effort as well for the Islanders (1-3). The Cougars improved to 5-0 with the victory.

November 24, 2012
Islanders Set to Host Houston on Sunday at American Bank Center
The Islanders men’s basketball team returns to action after a week’s respite with a matchup against Houston on Stripes Court at the American Bank Center on Sunday, Nov. 25, at 2 p.m. The game will be televised by Comcast Sports Net - Houston with Tom Dore and Tom Penders on the call.

November 24, 2012
TV Information for Sunday's Islanders-Houston matchup
Here is some information on television coverage for the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball game against the University of Houston on Sunday, Nov. 25, at 2 p.m. on Stripes Court at the American Bank Center. Tom Dore and Tom Penders will have the call of the game.

November 20, 2012
Hameed Ali Named GoIslanders.com Student-Athlete of the Week
Sophomore Hameed Ali has been named the GoIslanders.com Student-Athlete of the Week, presented by Pepsi.

November 19, 2012
Islanders Basketball Offers $5 Tickets for Sunday's Game vs. Houston
Tickets to Sunday’s men’s basketball game against Houston are now available for just $5, the department of athletics announced today. Fans can come cheer on their hometown team at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 25, in a game that will be televised live on Comcast Sports Net-Houston. Fans are also encouraged to show their Islanders spirit by wearing blue to the game.

November 17, 2012
Utah State Holds Off Upset-Minded Islanders, 77-68
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team gave host Utah State all it could handle, but the Aggies (2-1) were able to hold off the Islanders (1-2) in a 77-68 victory at Dee Glen Smith Spectrum on Saturday night. A&M-Corpus Christi placed four players in double figures in a losing effort.

November 16, 2012
Men's Basketball Wraps Road Trip at Utah State Saturday Night
Texas A&M - Corpus Christi will wrap its two-game road trip with a visit to Utah State on Saturday, Nov. 17. The Islanders will be looking to repeat their performance against the Aggies from last year, when they knocked off USU 58-55 in overtime.

November 15, 2012
Men's Basketball Signs Jeff Beverly to National Letter of Intent
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team has signed 6-foot-7 forward Jeff Beverly (Houston, Texas/Clear Springs HS) to a National Letter of Intent, head coach Willis Wilson announced today. The 235-pound Beverly is the 44th-ranked player in the state of Texas according to TexasHoops.com.

November 14, 2012
Denver's Long-Range Shooting Sinks Islanders, 68-51
Denver rode the strength of 11 three-pointers to deliver the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team a 68-51 defeat on Wednesday night at Magness Arena. Hameed Ali led the Islanders (1-1), matching a career high with 15 points in a losing effort, while Chris Udofia led the Pioneers (1-1) with 17.

November 13, 2012
Men's Basketball Embarks on First Road Trip to Face Denver
Coming off a season-opening 60-49 win over Texas Lutheran, the Texas A&M - Corpus Christi men’s basketball team will take to the road for a matchup with the University of Denver on Wednesday night. It will be the first of a two-game road swing for the Islanders, who will face Utah State on Saturday.

November 10, 2012
Islanders Tip Off Season with 60-49 Win over TLU
Texas A&M – Corpus Christi used an 11-0 run early in the second half to pull away in a 60-49 victory over Texas Lutheran in the Islanders’ season opener on Saturday night on Stripes Court at the American Bank Center. Johnathan Jordan and Will Nelson each had 13 points in the victory to lead the Islanders.

November 9, 2012
Islanders to Face TLU in 2012-13 Regular-Season Opener
The Texas A&M - Corpus Christi men’s basketball team will open its 2012-13 regular season with a contest against Texas Lutheran on Saturday, Nov. 10. It marks the first meeting between the two teams in Islanders lore. The game will host Military Appreciation Night, offering free tickets to all active duty and veteran military personnel.

November 8, 2012
Houston, UTSA Contests to be Carried on CSN-Houston
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball games against Houston (Nov. 25) and UTSA (Dec. 21) will be televised live by Comcast Sports Net-Houston, it was announced today. Those two games will join the Islanders’ doubleheader at McNeese State on Jan. 10, which will air on ESPN3.

November 7, 2012
Islanders to Celebrate Military Appreciation Night on Saturday
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team will celebrate Military Appreciation Night on Saturday, Nov. 10, for its game against Texas Lutheran at 7 p.m. on Stripes Court at the American Bank Center. All active and veteran military personnel will receive free admission to the game.

November 5, 2012
Men's Basketball Sets to Open Season with Exhibition Against UIW
The Texas A&M - Corpus Christi men’s basketball team will open its 2012-13 season on Monday, Nov. 5, with an exhibition against future conference foe Incarnate Word at the American Bank Center at 7 p.m. This marks the third straight season that the Islanders and Cardinals have faced off in a preseason exhibition.

November 5, 2012
Cold Shooting Undoes Islanders in Loss to UIW
Will Nelson scored 26 points and grabbed 10 rebounds in his first game in a Texas A&M – Corpus Christi uniform, but cold shooting doomed the Islanders in a 68-56 loss to Incarnate Word in an exhibition on Monday night. Denzel Livingston led the Cardinals with 15 points in the win for UIW.

October 30, 2012
Islanders Basketball Celebrates Start of Season with Tip-Off Banquet
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi basketball teams rang in the new season with the Islanders Basketball Tip-Off Dinner on Monday, Oct. 29, with ESPN and ABC basketball analyst Jimmy Dykes serving as the featured speaker. Stripes and the Susser Family put on the event as part of their continued support of Islanders Athletics.

October 18, 2012
Islanders Invasion Kicks-Off 2012-13 Basketball Season
The Texas A&M - Corpus Christi basketball programs, along with the cheer and dance squads and pep band, kicked off the 2012-13 season in front of over 700 fans Thursday night at Islanders Invasion in the Dugan Wellness Center.

October 17, 2012
Southland Basketball to be Televised on ESPN3
The Southland Conference and ESPN3 announced Wednesday that the league’s primary basketball television package will be seen exclusively on the broadband network beginning with the 2012-13 season. The schedule, the largest in conference history, includes 22 games in the initial year of the agreement.

October 12, 2012
Islanders Host First Official Practice of 2012-13
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team held its first official practice of the 2012-13 season at the Moody Fieldhouse on Friday evening. The Islanders have just over three weeks until they play their first exhibition game, against Incarnate Word, on Nov. 4.

October 11, 2012
Islanders Basketball Tip-Off Banquet set for Oct. 29
ESPN and ABC Basketball analyst Jimmy Dykes will be the guest speaker at the 2012 Islanders Basketball Tip-Off Banquet, presented by Stripes, the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi Department of Athletics announced today. The event, which benefits the Islanders men’s and women’s basketball programs, will be held on Monday, Oct. 29, at the Stripes Support Center.

October 8, 2012
Islanders Invasion Set for Thursday, Oct. 18
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi basketball teams will officially tip off their 2012-13 seasons with the annual Islanders Invasion on Thursday, Oct. 18, the Department of Athletics announced today. The event will take place at 7:30 p.m. in Dugan Wellness Center on the campus of Texas A&M – Corpus Christi. The event is free to all spectators.

September 28, 2012
Inside Islanders Basketball - Zane Knowles
Throughout the summer and into the early fall semester, GoIslanders.com has talked with members of the Islanders men's basketball team to give you more insight into the ins and outs of the basketball program. Today, in our final edition, we chat with Zane Knowles, a junior transfer from Pearl River CC.

September 21, 2012
Inside Islanders Basketball - Cole Martinez
Throughout the summer and into the early fall semester, GoIslanders.com will talk with members of the Islanders men's basketball team to give you more insight into the ins and outs of the basketball program. Today, we visit with freshman Cole Martinez.

September 14, 2012
Inside Islanders Basketball - Dale Francis
Throughout the summer and into the early fall semester, GoIslanders.com will talk with members of the Islanders men's basketball team to give you more insight into the ins and outs of the basketball program. Today, we visit with freshman Dale Francis.

September 12, 2012
Islanders to Take Part in Boys Manning Up
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team will take part in the inaugural Boys Manning Up event this Saturday, Sept. 15, beginning at 2 p.m. at the Solomon Coles Recreational Center. The Islanders were invited to be guests at the event, which aims to keep local young men on the right path in their lives.

September 7, 2012
Inside Islanders Basketball - Ted Wang
Throughout the summer and into the early fall semester, GoIslanders.com will talk with members of the Islanders men's basketball team to give you more insight into the ins and outs of the basketball program. Today, we visit with junior Ted Wang.

August 31, 2012
Inside Islanders Basketball - Jerred Kite
Throughout the summer and into the early fall semester, GoIslanders.com will talk with members of the Islanders men's basketball team to give you more insight into the ins and outs of the basketball program. Today, we visit with freshman Jerred Kite.

August 27, 2012
Men's Basketball Announces 2012-13 Schedule
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team will take on a challenging non-conference road slate as part of its 2012-13 schedule, head coach Willis Wilson announced today. The Islanders will face Big 12 foe Oklahoma, Big Ten opponent Iowa and new SEC member Texas A&M on the road as part of their 30 games on the season.

August 24, 2012
Inside Islanders Basketball - William Nelson
Throughout the summer and into the early fall semester, GoIslanders.com will talk with members of the Islanders men's basketball team to give you more insight into the ins and outs of the basketball program. Today, we visit with junior William Nelson.

August 22, 2012
Will Bullard Rocks Dugan Wellness Center in Return to Campus
On Wednesday night, former Texas A&M – Corpus Christi basketball player and current member of the Harlem Globetrotters Will “Bull” Bullard returned to his former school for a special performance at the Dugan Wellness Center.

August 17, 2012
Inside Islanders Basketball - Nate Maxey
Throughout the summer and into the early fall semester, GoIslanders.com will talk with members of the Islanders men's basketball team to give you more insight into the ins and outs of the basketball program. Today, we visit with sophomore center Nate Maxey.

August 16, 2012
Islander Turned Globetrotter Bull Bullard to Perform at Dugan Wellness Center
Former Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball player and current Harlem Globetrotter Will “Bull” Bullard will return to his alma mater on Wednesday, Aug. 22 for a special event at the Dugan Wellness Center at 6 p.m. Bullard will perform some of his tricks and address the audience about his days at the Island University as part of the appearance.

August 14, 2012
Islanders Add Yaphett King as Men's Basketball Assistant Coach
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball staff has added Yaphett King as an assistant coach, Head Coach Willis Wilson announced today. King comes to the Island University after spending the last four seasons as the head coach at Redlands Community College.