Islanders Host First Official Practice of 2012-13

Islanders Host First Official Practice of 2012-13


CORPUS CHRISTI – 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.

Head Coach Willis Wilson, sophomore Hameed Ali and junior newcomer William Nelson chatted with after the practice.

The Islanders return seven letterwinners from last season's team and have added eight newcomers as well. The team is comprised of five freshmen, five sophomores and five juniors, and has shown strong signs of chemistry in the early going.

Season tickets are available now by calling the Islanders ticket office at 825-BALL or by visiting the Tickets page of For all the latest on Islanders Men's Basketball throughout the 2012-13 season, follow the team on Twitter (@IslandersMBB) and Facebook (IslandersMBB).