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July 17, 2014 | Men's Basketball Top Moment #6: Men’s Basketball Beats ORU in Overtime John Jordan scored or assisted on 25 of the Islanders' final 26 points, and it was Brandon Pye's three in the extra session that gave A&M-Corpus Christi control of the game en route to a 74-72 win.
July 16, 2014 | Men's Basketball Islanders Selected for 2014 Corpus Christi Coastal Classic The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi basketball team will be one of the eight teams in the field for the 2014 Corpus Christi Coastal Classic, tournament organizers announced today.
July 1, 2014 | Men's Basketball Top Performance #8: Jordan’s Buzzer Beater Sends Islanders Past IPFW First Team All-Southland Conference pick John Jordan and a favorite for Southland Conference Player of the Year, carried his team with a career-high 28 points and clinched a jumper to lift the Islanders to a 72-71 victory.
June 24, 2014 | Athletics Record 84 Islanders Named to Southland Commissioner's Honor Roll Texas A&M-Corpus Christi placed 84 student-athletes on the Southland Conference Commissioner’s Honor Roll during the spring semester, the league announced today. It marked an all-time high for the Islanders, who saw 18 student-athletes earn a perfect 4.0 GPA in their spring competitive seasons.
June 20, 2014 | Men's Basketball Checking in with Coach Wilson 6-20-14 Earlier this week, head men’s basketball coach Willis Wilson stopped by to talk about the state of his program during the offseason, summer workouts and camps.
May 19, 2014 | Men's Basketball Douvier Taking Part in International Trip with Athletes in Action Junior Bryce Douvier of the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men's basketball team is taking part in a tremendous opportunity in the coming weeks, as he has traveled with a group of fellow collegiate players to China, as part of a tour with the group Athletes in Action. Douvier headed overseas on Wednesday, May 14.
May 15, 2014 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Adds Transfer Viktor Juricek The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team has added South Alabama transfer Viktor Juricek (Prievidza, Slovakia) to its 2014-15 roster. The 6-foot-11 Juricek, who will have to sit out the 2014-15 season due to NCAA transfer rules, will have two seasons of eligibility remaining when he arrives at the Island University.
May 8, 2014 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Announces Summer Camp Dates The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team will host a number of camps for all age groups throughout the month of June this summer. Camps start on June 9 and run throughout the month, held on the campus of A&M-Corpus Christi.
April 29, 2014 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Adds to 2014-15 Class with Signing of Ihab Amin The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi basketball team has added another player for the 2014-15 season, signing Ihab (Ehab) Amin (Alexandria, Egypt/St. John’s Northwestern Military Academy) to a National Letter of Intent. Amin is a 6-foot-3 point guard who has played with the Egyptian National Team.
April 22, 2014 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Signs Chris Tawiah to National Letter of Intent The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team has signed Chris Tawiah (Milton Keynes, England/Frank Phillips College) to a National Letter of Intent. Tawiah, a 6-foot-9, 243-pound center, will have two years of eligibility remaining when he joins the Islanders.
April 7, 2014 | Men's Basketball Wilson Named Recipient of Ben Jobe Coach of the Year Award Head Coach Willis Wilson of the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team has been presented with the 2014 Ben Jobe National Coach of the Year Award, CollegeInsider.com announced. The Jobe Award is presented annually to the top minority coach in Division I men's basketball.
April 7, 2014 | Baseball Islanders Insider Episode 22 Now Online The latest edition of Islanders Insider, Episode 22, is now available online. In this week's edition, Steven King chats with men's basketball coach Willis Wilson and baseball coach Scott Malone, while Teddy Medina provides a feature on Islanders Softball.
April 1, 2014 | Men's Basketball Kocher Collects Second Team Southland All-Academic Honors Redshirt sophomore Jake Kocher of the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team has been named Second Team Southland Conference All-Academic the league announced today. Kocher is the third player in program history to pick up all-academic honors and the second in Willis Wilson’s three years at the helm of the program.
March 27, 2014 | Men's Basketball Wilson Named Finalist for Ben Jobe Award Head Coach Willis Wilson of the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team has been named a finalist for the Ben Jobe Award, CollegeInsider.com announced. Wilson led the Islanders to 18 wins and a second-place finish in the Southland this year.
March 22, 2014 | Men's Basketball Red-Hot Pacific Downs Islanders in Second Round of CIT Pacific used a tremendous offensive effort to knock off the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team, 89-60, in the second round of the College Insider Tournament on Saturday night at the Spanos Center. Joy Williamson led the Islanders with 17 points in a losing effort in his final game as a college basketball player.
March 21, 2014 | Men's Basketball Pacific Looms in CIT Second Round for Men's Basketball Fresh off its first win in a postseason tournament in program history, the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team will take on the University of the Pacific on Saturday, March 22, in Stockton, Calif., in the second round of the College Insider Tournament.
March 22, 2014 | Women's Basketball Islanders Insider Episode 21 Now Online The latest edition of Islanders Insider – Episode 21 – is now available online. In this week's edition, host Steven King looks at the postseason with men's basketball coach Willis Wilson, reflects on women's basketball season with Royce Chadwick, and the crew takes a look at both programs' trips to the Southland Conference Tournament.
March 19, 2014 | Men's Basketball Thomas' 22 Leads Men's Basketball to 82-71 Win Over UNC in CIT First Round Rashawn Thomas (22 points) led five players in double figures, as the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team defeated Northern Colorado, 82-71, at the Butler-Hancock Sports Pavilion in the opening round of the College Insider Tournament on Wednesday. It marks the first postseason tournament win in school history for the Islanders (18-15).
March 18, 2014 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Heads to Northern Colorado for CIT First Round The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team will take on Northern Colorado in the opening round of the College Insider Tournament on Wednesday, March 19, in Greeley, Colo.
March 16, 2014 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Earns CIT Berth, Will Face Northern Colorado The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team has been selected to play in the 2014 College Insider Tournament, it was announced Sunday night. The Islanders (17-15) will travel to Greeley, Colo., to face Big Sky foe Northern Colorado (18-13) on Wednesday, March 19.
March 14, 2014 | Men's Basketball Bearkats Top Men's Basketball in SLC Semifinals Four players scored in double figures for the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team, but Sam Houston State toppled the Islanders in a defensive struggle, 69-63, in the Southland Conference semifinals on Saturday. It snapped a seven-game winning streak for A&M-Corpus Christi (17-15).
March 12, 2014 | Men's Basketball Jordan Adds Second Team All-District Honors Junior John Jordan has added another award to his 2013-14 trophy case, as he was named Second Team All-District 23 by the National Association of Basketball Coaches. Jordan was named First Team All-Southland earlier this week.
March 12, 2014 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Carries No. 2 Seed to Southland Tournament The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team returns to the Merrell Center for the first time since 2010 when it hits the court on Friday, March 14. The Islanders earned second place in the Southland, and thus have earned a bye to the semifinals of the 2014 Southland Conference Basketball Tournament.
| Men's Basketball 2014 Southland Basketball Tournament Guide Check out the 2014 Southland Basketball Tournament Guide to answer all your questions about the Southland Tournament
March 10, 2014 | Men's Basketball Jordan Collects First Team All-Southland Honors Junior guard John Jordan of the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team has been named First Team All-Southland Conference, the league announced today.
March 8, 2014 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Uses Strong Defensive Effort to Wrap Up Second Place The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team used a stellar defensive effort to win its seventh consecutive game, 58-44, over Nicholls on Saturday at the American Bank Center. The Islanders (17-14, 14-4 Southland) ensured themselves a winning season overall and sewed up sole possession of second place in the league.
March 7, 2014 | Men's Basketball Regular-Season Finale Up Next For Men's Basketball In search of the No. 2 seed in the Southland Conference Tournament, the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team plays host to Nicholls on Saturday for a 2:30 p.m. start at the American Bank Center.
March 6, 2014 | Men's Basketball Jordan Tops 1,000 as Men's Basketball Wins Sixth Straight Jeff Beverly and Rashawn Thomas each scored 12 points to lead the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team to a 67-51 victory – its sixth in a row – over McNeese State on Thursday at the American Bank Center.
March 5, 2014 | Men's Basketball Thursday Showdown With Cowboys Up Next For Men's Basketball Holding control of its own destiny for the No. 2 seed in the Southland Conference Tournament, the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi enters its final two games of the regular season with a Thursday night matchup against McNeese State.
March 1, 2014 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Downs HBU, Takes Sole Possession of Second Place John Jordan scored 22 points and Zane Knowles snagged 17 rebounds as the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team upended Houston Baptist, 65-45, on Saturday at the American Bank Center.
February 28, 2014 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Welcomes HBU For Homecoming Playing for just the second time in a span of 14 days, the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team takes on Houston Baptist for the second straight Saturday in a crucial Southland matchup at the American Bank Center. The contest will represent the Islanders’ annual Homecoming game.
February 22, 2014 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Grits Out Victory to Return to .500 The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team fought off a hard effort from Houston Baptist to take a 66-61 victory on Saturday, improving to .500 (14-14, 11-4 Southland) for the first time since November with the win. Zane Knowles had a double-double with 10 points and 11 rebounds in the victory.
February 19, 2014 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Hits Road For Final Time at HBU After a week of respite, the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team takes on Houston Baptist for the first time in program history on Saturday at Sharp Gym. The Islanders are looking to improve to .500 for the first time since November.
February 20, 2014 | Men's Basketball Islanders Insider Episode 18 Now Online This week's edition of Islanders Insider, Episode 18, is now available online. This week, Steven King chats with Coaches Wilson and Chadwick, while Teddy Medina presents a feature on Islanders Women's Basketball standout Jasmine Shaw.
February 18, 2014 | Men's Basketball Knowles Named GoIslanders.com Student-Athlete of the Week Zane Knowles has been named the GoIslanders.com Student-Athletes of the Week, presented by Pepsi.
February 17, 2014 | Men's Basketball Jordan Earns Southland Player of the Week Honors Junior guard John Jordan of the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team has been named Southland Conference Men’s Basketball Player of the Week, the league announced today. Jordan averaged 16.0 points and 8.5 assists in leading the Islanders to a pair of victories.
February 15, 2014 | Men's Basketball Jordan Leads Men's Basketball Past ORU in OT, 74-72 John Jordan scored or assisted on 25 of the final 26 points for the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men's basketball team in a dramatic, 74-72 overtime victory over Oral Roberts on Saturday night.
February 14, 2014 | Men's Basketball Oral Roberts Visits Men's Basketball in Televised Saturday Tilt With a berth to the 2014 Southland Conference Tournament already in hand, the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team looks to charge toward the top of the conference standings, as it plays host to Oral Roberts on Saturday.
February 14, 2014 | Men's Basketball Southland Basketball Tournament Tickets Available Now Tickets are now available to see the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team in the 2014 Southland Conference Basketball Tournament, from March 12-15, in Katy, Texas. The Islanders will return to the Tournament for the first time since the 2009-10 season.
February 13, 2014 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Clinches Postseason Berth with 84-73 Victory Five players scored in double figures, as the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team clinched a spot in the Southland Conference tournament with an 84-73 victory over Central Arkansas on Thursday night.
February 13, 2014 | Women's Basketball Islanders Insider Episode 17 Now Online The newest edition of Islanders Insider, Episode 17, is now available online. In this week's edition, Steven King talks with Coaches Wilson and Chadwick, while Teddy Medina presents a feature on Islanders Track and Field.
February 11, 2014 | Men's Basketball UCA Pays Visit as Men's Basketball Returns to ABC The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team returns home after a four-game road trip as it takes on Central Arkansas on Thursday night at the American Bank Center. The game is sponsored by Christus Spohn.
February 8, 2014 | Men's Basketball Pye's Game-Winner Lifts Islanders to 71-69 Victory Brandon Pye’s three with 3.5 seconds left lifted the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team to a 71-69 victory over Abilene Christian on Saturday at Moody Coliseum.
February 7, 2014 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Wraps Road Swing at Abilene Christian The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team wraps up a four-game road swing with its first meeting against Abilene Christian in school history.
February 6, 2014 | Men's Basketball UIW Holds Off Men's Basketball Charge, 82-78 Texas A&M-Corpus Christi staged a frenetic late rally to cut a 16-point deficit to just two, but Incarnate Word converted its final six free throws to hold on for an 82-78 victory on Thursday night. The hot-shooting Cardinals (17-5, 5-4 Southland) went 31-for-51 from the floor (.608) in the win.
February 6, 2014 | Men's Basketball Islanders Insider Episode 16 Now Online Episode 16 of Islanders Insider is now available for viewing online. In this week's episode, host Steven King chats with Coach Wilson and Coach Chadwick, while Teddy Medina presents a feature on Islanders Tennis.
February 4, 2014 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Continues Road Swing at Incarnate Word In the midst of a four-game road trip, the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team heads to San Antonio for a matchup with Southland newcomer Incarnate Word on Thursday night.
February 1, 2014 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Stifles Lamar in 58-35 Win The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team allowed the fewest points in school history, posting a 58-33 win over Lamar on Saturday in the Montagne Center. The Islanders improved to 7-3 in conference play with the victory.
January 30, 2014 | Men's Basketball Bearkats Hold Off Men's Basketball's Rally in 78-74 Victory Sam Houston State used a 21-4 run early in the second half to build a 16-point lead, then held off a frenetic rally by the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team for a 78-74 victory on Thursday night at Johnson Coliseum. The Bearkats (15-6, 7-2 Southland) took sole possession of second place in the conference with the win.
January 28, 2014 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Travels to Huntsville for Key Matchup The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team begins a critical four-game road trip with a matchup against Sam Houston State in Huntsville. It will be a crucial matchup, with the Islanders and Bearkats tied for second place and meeting for the only time this season.
January 25, 2014 | Men's Basketball New Orleans Trips Up Men's Basketball, 70-62 Cory Dixon had 12 points and 16 rebounds, as New Orleans knocked off the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team 70-62 on Saturday night at the American Bank Center. The Privateers defense held the Islanders (9-12, 6-2 Southland) to 19-for-55 from the field and created 17 Islanders’ turnovers.
January 24, 2014 | Men's Basketball New Orleans Visits ABC Saturday for Men's Hoops Clash Southland newcomer New Orleans comes to the American Bank Center on Saturday, as Texas A&M-Corpus Christi looks to extend its strong start against the Privateers on Stripes Court. The Islanders are 6-1 in league play for the first time since 2008-09.
January 23, 2014 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Rallies Past Lions to Improve to 6-1 JaMichael Hawkins’ three-pointer at the buzzer came up short, as the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team played stellar second-half defense to knock off Southeastern Louisiana 74-71 on Thursday at the Dugan Wellness Center.
January 22, 2014 | Men's Basketball Lions Pay Visit to Men's Basketball Thursday at 7:30 Off to its best conference start in five years, the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team returns home for its final game on campus this season, as a Thursday night affair with Southeastern La. The Islanders are 5-1 on the conference season after a 70-67 victory over Nicholls on Saturday.
January 22, 2014 | Men's Tennis Rauseo and Kocher Named GoIslanders.com Student-Athletes of the Week Jake Kocher and Guillaume Rauseo have been named the GoIslanders.com Student-Athletes of the Week, presented by Pepsi.
January 18, 2014 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Edges Nicholls in Thriller to Improve to 5-1 John Jordan locked down Jeremy Smith on the final possession of the game, and Smith’s three rimmed out to give the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team a 70-67 win over Nicholls on Saturday at Stopher Gym.
January 17, 2014 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Looks To Continue Road Streak at Nicholls The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team continues its road trip with a visit to Thibodaux to take on Nicholls in a pivotal early-season conference contest. Both teams sit 4-1 in league play, tied with Sam Houston State for second place in the Southland standings.
January 16, 2014 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Rolls Past McNeese State, 77-61 The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team got off to a blistering start and rode the momentum to a 77-61 victory over McNeese State on Thursday at Burton Coliseum. The Islanders improved to 4-1 in Southland play with the win – including a 3-0 road record – while McNeese is now 3-2 in the league.
January 15, 2014 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Hits Road to Battle McNeese The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team returns to the road with a contest at McNeese State on Thursday, Jan. 16, in Lake Charles. The Islanders, who are out to a 3-1 start in conference play, have never won a game in Burton Coliseum.
January 11, 2014 | Men's Basketball SFA Topples Islanders in Battle for First Place In a battle for first place in the Southland Conference, Stephen F. Austin had a red-hot night from the field, shooting 50 percent from the field, to knock off the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team 80-70 on Saturday night. The Lumberjacks improved to 4-0 in the league, while the Islanders are now 3-1.
January 10, 2014 | Men's Basketball Battle For First Place Saturday as SFA Takes on Men's Hoops With a 3-0 record, the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team takes on Stephen F. Austin on Saturday night with first place in the Southland Conference on the line. The Islanders are coming off a decisive 101-87 win over Northwestern State on Thursday.
January 9, 2014 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Stays Perfect With 101-87 Win Against NW State Six players scored in double figures and the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men's basketball team had its most points since 2007 in a 101-87 victory over Northwestern State on Thursday in the American Bank Center.
January 8, 2014 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Looks to Remain Perfect Thursday vs. NSU After sweeping its first conference weekend on the road, the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team returns to the friendly confines of the American Bank Center on Thursday night for a matchup with reigning Southland Conference Tournament champ Northwestern State.
January 7, 2014 | Men's Basketball Thomas Named GoIslanders.com Student-Athlete of the Week Rashawn Thomas has been named the GoIslanders.com Student-Athlete of the Week, presented by Pepsi.
January 4, 2014 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Improves to 2-0 With Victory at ORU Zane Knowles and Rashawn Thomas each posted double-doubles as the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team knocked off Oral Roberts, 71-64, on Saturday at the Mabee Center. The Islanders improved to 2-0 in conference play with the victory.
January 3, 2014 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Seeks 2-0 Southland Start Saturday at ORU Coming off a victorious conference opener, the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team looks to make it 2-0 when they head to Tulsa to face Oral Roberts on Saturday night at the Mabee Center
January 2, 2014 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Wins Conference Opener, 81-66 Over UCA John Jordan led four players in double figures with 21 points, as the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team won its Southland Conference opener, 81-66, over Central Arkansas on Thursday night.
January 1, 2014 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Opens Southland Play at UCA The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team opens its eighth season of Southland Conference basketball with a contest at Central Arkansas on Thursday night.
December 28, 2013 | Men's Basketball Golden Gophers Run Past Men's Basketball, 65-44 Andre Hollins scored 18 points to lead Minnesota (11-2) to a 65-44 victory over the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team on Saturday night in Williams Arena. The Golden Gophers used a 15-1 run coming out of the half to pull away in the win
December 26, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Heads North for Date with Gophers on BTN The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team heads north to face off with Big Ten foe Minnesota in its final contest of 2013 on Saturday, Dec. 28. It will be the final game before conference play opens on Thursday, Jan. 2. The game will be televised nationally on the Big Ten Network.
December 20, 2013 | Men's Basketball Northridge Edges Men's Basketball, 67-66 John Jordan’s jumper at the buzzer rimmed out, as the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team lost a back-and-forth affair to Cal State Northridge, 67-66, on Friday at the Dugan Wellness Center.
December 19, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball To Host Matadors Friday at 7 The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team returns to the friendly confines of the Dugan Wellness Center for its final pre-Christmas affair when it hosts Cal State Northridge Friday night at 7 p.m.
December 18, 2013 | Men's Basketball Islanders Introduce Fantastic Four Pack As the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi basketball team tips off conference play in January, fans can take advantage of the Fantastic Four Pack. For just $51, fans can pick any four doubleheaders and sit in the sideline section to get a great view of all the action at a great price.
December 12, 2013 | Men's Basketball Islanders Insider Episode 9 Now Online In this week's Islanders Insider, Stephen King chats with Islanders men's basketball coach Willis Wilson and women's basketball coach Royce Chadwick. This week's feature is on the home of Islanders Volleyball - the Dugan Wellness Center.
December 11, 2013 | Men's Basketball Islanders Basketball Announces Holiday Hoops Special ‘Tis the season for Islanders Basketball! Celebrate the holidays with your hometown teams by taking advantage of our Holiday Hoops Special!
December 8, 2013 | Men's Basketball Falcons Down Men's Basketball, 82-77 Anthony Dees scored 24 points and Texas-Permian Basin went 23-for-27 at the free-throw line in the second half to defeat the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team on Sunday at the American Bank Center.
December 7, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Set for Sunday Afternoon Matchup with UTPB Back home for its final game before an 11-day respite, the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team will play host to Texas-Permian Basin on Sunday at the American Bank Center.
December 5, 2013 | Men's Basketball Sooners' Pressure Leads OU Past Men's Basketball Buddy Hield led all scorers with 18 points, as Oklahoma (7-1) used heavy pressure to down the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team 78-56 on Thursday at Lloyd Noble Arena. Rashawn Thomas posted a double-double in his first career game in the loss for the Islanders (3-7)
December 4, 2013 | Men's Basketball Sooners Provide Next Test for Islanders Men Coming off a 78-67 defeat to Houston, the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team is bound for Norman, Okla., where it will take on Big 12 foe Oklahoma on Thursday at 2 p.m. The game was originally scheduled for 7 p.m. but moved up due to pending inclement weather.
December 3, 2013 | Men's Basketball Kocher Selected as Nominee for Allstate NABC Good Works Team Redshirt sophomore Jake Kocher of the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team has been selected as a nominee for the 2014 Allstate National Association of Basketball Coaches Good Works Team.
November 30, 2013 | Men's Basketball Cougars' Hot Half Lifts Them Past Men's Basketball, 78-67 Houston went 17-for-30 from the field (.567) in the second half to vault past the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team in a 78-67 victory on Saturday at Hofheinz Pavilion. Jeff Beverly (20) and Joy Williamson (18) each had career highs in points for the Islanders (3-6) in a losing effort.
November 29, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Travels to Houston to Face Cougars The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team heads to the road looking to snap a three-game losing streak when it heads to Houston for a Saturday night matchup against the Cougars.
November 26, 2013 | Men's Basketball Hibbitts' Three Lifts Chippewas Past Men's Basketball, 68-64 Blake Hibbitts’ fifth three of the game, with 13.5 seconds left, lifted Central Michigan to a 68-64 win over the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team on Tuesday night at the American Bank Center.
November 25, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Sets for Turkey Tuesday Tilt with Chippewas The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team returns home for its sixth game in 12 days when it plays host to Central Michigan on Tuesday night at 7 p.m. in the American Bank Center.
November 23, 2013 | Men's Basketball Lewis Leads UTSA Past Men's Basketball, 87-76 Keon Lewis scored a career-high 30 points to lead a hot-shooting UTSA squad to an 87-76 victory over the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team on Saturday at the Convocation Center.
November 22, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Bound for San Antonio to Face UTSA The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team hits the road for the first time in five games, with a trip to UTSA slated for Saturday at 2 p.m.
November 21, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Inks Joe Kilgore to National Letter of Intent The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team has signed Joe Kilgore (Houston, Texas) to a National Letter of Intent, head coach Willis Wilson announced today. Kilgore is a 6-foot-5, athletic combo guard from Dekaney High School.
November 20, 2013 | Men's Basketball Rice Edges Men's Basketball, 63-61 Zane Knowles’ game-tying tip at the buzzer was waved off due to a foul, and the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team fell to Rice, 63-61, on Wednesday night.
November 19, 2013 | Men's Basketball Owls Pay Visit to Face Men's Basketball Wednesday Night The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team plays its fourth consecutive home game, with regional foe Rice coming to the American Bank Center Wednesday for a 7 p.m. tip.
November 19, 2013 | Men's Basketball Jordan Named GoIslanders.com Student-Athlete of the Week John Jordan has been named the GoIslanders.com Student-Athlete of the Week, presented by Pepsi.
November 18, 2013 | Men's Basketball Food Drive Offers Buy One, Get One Free Tickets Wednesday Night The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi Department of Athletics, in conjunction with the Student Government Association, will hold a canned food drive at the American Bank Center for the Islanders men's basketball game against Rice. Fans who donate two canned food items will receive a buy one, get one free voucher to use at the game.
November 17, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Rolls Past Texas-Pan American Hameed Ali led four players in double figures with 17 points, as the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team downed Texas-Pan American 72-61 on Sunday at the American Bank Center. The Islanders (3-2) finished the Holiday Inn Downtown Marina Islanders Basketball Tournament with a 2-1 record.
November 16, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball's Rally Falls Just Short, 62-60 The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team rallied from a 10-point deficit to have a shot to send the game to overtime, but Hameed Ali’s jumper fell just short in the closing seconds, as Tennessee Tech topped the Islanders, 62-60.
November 15, 2013 | Men's Basketball Jordan's Jumper Sends Islanders to 72-71 Victory over IPFW John Jordan’s jumper with 4.2 seconds remaining lifted the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team to a 72-71 victory over IPFW on the first day of the Holiday Inn Downtown Marina Islanders Basketball Tournament.
November 14, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Set to Host Holiday Inn Downtown Marina Tournament The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team hosts three games in three days in the round-robin portion of the Holiday Inn Downtown Marina Islanders Basketball Tournament this weekend at the American Bank Center.
November 12, 2013 | Men's Basketball ISU's Hot Shooting Night Downs Men's Basketball Iowa State used a blistering shooting night, hitting 19 of its final 28 shots, to pull away from the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team in an 80-50 win Tuesday at Hilton Coliseum. Jeff Beverly had a career-high 14 points and eight rebounds in the loss for the Islanders.
November 11, 2013 | Men's Basketball MBB Hits Road to Encounter Iowa State The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team looks for its first 2-0 start since 2006-07, as it heads to Ames, Iowa, in search of an upset over Big 12 foe Iowa State on Tuesday night. The Islanders blasted Huston-Tillotson in the season-opener last Friday, 79-45.
November 8, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Cruises Past Huston-Tillotson, 79-45 The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team opened a 35-6 lead and never looked back in a 79-45 win over Huston-Tillotson on Friday at Dugan Wellness Center.
November 7, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Set for Season Opener Friday vs. HTU The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team opens its third season of the Willis Wilson era with a matchup against Huston-Tillotson on Friday, Nov. 8, at the Dugan Wellness Center.
October 31, 2013 | Men's Basketball Islanders Insider Episode 5 Now Online In this week's Islanders Insider, it's our basketball season preview show, as Stephen King chats with Islanders men's basketball coach Willis Wilson and women's basketball coach Royce Chadwick.
October 30, 2013 | Men's Basketball Islanders Basketball Hosts Successful Tip-Off Banquet With the beginning of the season on the horizon, the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s and women’s basketball teams hosted another successful Islanders Basketball Tip-Off Dinner on Wednesday, Oct. 30.
October 23, 2013 | Men's Basketball Jordan Named Preseason First Team All-Southland Junior guard John Jordan of the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team has been named Preseason First Team All-Southland Conference, it was announced today. Jordan finished second in the league with 5.5 assists per game and 13th with 12.8 points per game a year ago.
October 9, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Hosts Faculty/Staff Appreciation Practice The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team hosted a faculty/staff appreciation practice on Tuesday, Oct. 8. Members of the team invited their professors and staff to watch them in action and see the hard work they are putting in heading into the 2013-14 season.
October 5, 2013 | Men's Basketball Fran Fraschilla to Headline 2013 Islanders Basketball Tip-Off Banquet The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s and women’s basketball team will host the 2013 Islanders Basketball Tip-Off Banquet on Wednesday, Oct. 30, at the Corpus Christi Country Club. ESPN college basketball analyst Fran Fraschilla will be the guest speaker at the event.
October 3, 2013 | Men's Basketball Islanders Invasion, Presented by Domino's Pizza, Set for Oct. 24 The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi basketball teams will host their annual Islanders Invasion, Presented by Domino's Pizza, on Thursday, Oct. 24, starting at 7 p.m. The annual introduction of both teams will be held on campus at the Dugan Wellness Center and is free for all to attend.
October 1, 2013 | Men's Basketball Islanders Basketball Season Tickets On Sale Now! Season tickets are now available for the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s and women’s basketball teams. Ticket packages start as low as $100 for the women, $129 for the men and $169 to see every home game for both teams.
September 27, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Takes Part in First Preseason Practice The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team opened its 2013 preseason with the first official practice on Friday, Sept. 27. The team will tip off its 2013-14 season on Nov. 8 with a contest against Huston-Tillotson.
September 25, 2013 | Men's Basketball Islanders Update - Checking in with Coach Wilson - 9-25-13 Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball coach Willis Wilson stopped by today to check in with Islanders Update. In today’s installment, Coach takes a look back at the summer, in particular the Italy trip, and looks forward to preseason practice, which starts on Friday.
September 13, 2013 | Women's Soccer Islanders Insider Season Premiere Now Online The season premiere of Islanders Insider is now available for Islanders fans to watch online. In episode 1 of season 2 of the show, host Steven King sits down with soccer coach Shanna Caldwell and volleyball coach Tony Graystone, while Teddy Medina brings you a feature on a unique conditioning opportunity for the Islanders men's basketball team.
September 2, 2013 | Men's Basketball Islanders In Italy – Finale – Zane Knowles Every day during the Islanders men’s basketball team’s overseas tour in Italy, GoIslanders.com will bring you Postcards from Italy – a combination of photos from the day’s activities and a brief recap on the events from members of the men’s basketball team.
August 29, 2013 | Men's Basketball Postcards From Italy - Day 9 - Dale Francis Every day during the Islanders men’s basketball team’s overseas tour in Italy, GoIslanders.com will bring you Postcards from Italy – a combination of photos from the day’s activities and a brief recap on the events from members of the men’s basketball team.
August 29, 2013 | Men's Basketball Islanders Roll Past Stella Azzurra, 80-50, Wrap Tour 3-1 Rashawn Thomas had 17 points and 11 rebounds for his third straight double-double to lead the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team to an 80-50 win over Stella Azzurra on Thursday, Aug. 29. The Islanders wrap up their four games in Italy with a 3-1 record.
August 28, 2013 | Men's Basketball Islanders In Italy - Day 8 - Aug. 28 Every day during the Islanders men’s basketball team’s overseas tour in Italy, GoIslanders.com will bring you Postcards from Italy – a combination of photos from the day’s activities and a brief recap on the events from members of the men’s basketball team.
August 28, 2013 | Men's Basketball Latina Basket's Hot Shooting Spoils Knowles' Monster Night Zane Knowles had a monster game with 30 points and 14 rebounds, but the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team was done in by tremendous shooting, as Latina Basket topped the Islanders 103-96.
August 27, 2013 | Men's Basketball Islanders In Italy - Day 7 - Brandon Pye Every day during the Islanders men’s basketball team’s overseas tour in Italy, GoIslanders.com will bring you Postcards from Italy – a combination of photos from the day’s activities and a brief recap on the events from members of the men’s basketball team.
August 27, 2013 | Men's Basketball Islanders In Italy - Day 6 - Cole Martinez Every day during the Islanders men’s basketball team’s overseas tour in Italy, GoIslanders.com will bring you Postcards from Italy – a combination of photos from the day’s activities and a brief recap on the events from members of the men’s basketball team.
August 26, 2013 | Men's Basketball Postcards From Italy - Day 5 - Hameed Ali Every day during the Islanders men’s basketball team’s overseas tour in Italy, GoIslanders.com will bring you Postcards from Italy – a combination of photos from the day’s activities and a brief recap on the events from members of the men’s basketball team.
August 25, 2013 | Men's Basketball Postcards From Italy - Day 4 - John Jordan Every day during the Islanders men's basketball team's overseas tour in Italy, GoIslanders.com will bring you Postcards from Italy – a combination of photos from the day's activities and a brief recap on the events from members of the men's basketball team.
August 24, 2013 | Men's Basketball Islanders Thunder Past Oleggio Basket, 93-53 Rashawn Thomas had a double-double with 14 points and 12 rebounds to lead four players in double figures, as the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team defeated Oleggio Basket 93-53 in an exhibition on Saturday, Aug. 24. It marked the second win in as many games for the Islanders in their 10-day Italian tour.
August 24, 2013 | Men's Basketball Postcards From Italy - Day 3 - Jelani Currie very day during the Islanders men’s basketball team’s overseas tour in Italy, GoIslanders.com will bring you Postcards from Italy – a combination of photos from the day’s activities and a brief recap on the events from members of the men’s basketball team.
August 23, 2013 | Men's Basketball Postcards From Italy - Day 2 - James King The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team continued its 10-day tour of Italy with a day in Varese, not far from Milan, on Aug. 22. The team practiced in the morning, spent lunchtime in Varese, and concluded the day with a game against Nelson Somma ASD.
August 22, 2013 | Men's Basketball Islanders Roll Past Nelson Soma All-Stars in Italy After a slow start, the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team rolled to a 108-45 victory over the Nelson Soma ASD All-Stars in the first game of their 10-day Italian tour. Cole Martinez led six scorers in double figures with 19 points on 7-for-11 shooting.
August 21, 2013 | Men's Basketball Postcards from Italy - Day 1 - Jake Kocher Every day during the Islanders men’s basketball team’s overseas tour in Italy, GoIslanders.com will bring you Postcards from Italy – a combination of photos from the day’s activities and a brief recap on the events from members of the men’s basketball team.
August 20, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball to Host 17 Games in 2013-14 The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team will play 17 home games as part of its 2013-14 schedule, including the Holiday Inn Downtown Marina Islanders Classic.
August 19, 2013 | Men's Basketball Checking in with the Islanders - James King and Zane Knowles Leading up to Islanders Basketball's trip to Italy, GoIslanders.com will be touching base with members of the team to get their thoughts on the trip. This edition features junior James King and senior Zane Knowles.
August 17, 2013 | Men's Basketball Checking in with the Islanders - Brandon Pye and Dale Francis Leading up to Islanders Basketball's trip to Italy, GoIslanders.com will be touching base with members of the team to get their thoughts on the trip. This edition features sophomores Brandon Pye and Dale Francis.
August 13, 2013 | Men's Basketball Checking in with the Islanders - Cole Martinez and Jelani Currie Leading up to Islanders Basketball’s trip to Italy, GoIslanders.com will be touching base with members of the team to get their thoughts on the trip. This edition features sophomore guards Cole Martinez and Jelani Currie.
August 6, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Prepares For Italy Trip CORPUS CHRISTI – The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team took part in the first of 10 practices for its 10-day foreign tour to Italy on Tuesday, Aug. 6. The Islanders will play at least three games against professional Italian teams during the trip, which runs from August 20-30.
August 5, 2013 | Men's Basketball 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 31, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Takes Part in Workout at NAS Corpus Christi The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball team took part in a strength and conditioning exercise with the men and women of Naval Air Station Corpus Christi on Wednesday morning.
July 17, 2013 | Men's Basketball 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 | Men's Basketball 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 25, 2013 | Athletics 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 22, 2013 | Men's Basketball 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 | Men's Basketball 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 | Men's Basketball 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 | Men's Basketball 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 | Men's Basketball 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 | Men's Basketball 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 | Men's Basketball 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 | Men's Basketball 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 | Men's Basketball 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 | Men's Basketball 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 | Men's Basketball 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 15, 2013 | Men's Basketball 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 | Men's Basketball 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 | Baseball 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 17, 2013 | Men's Basketball 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 7, 2013 | Men's Basketball 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 | Men's Basketball 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 | Men's Basketball 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 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 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 | Men's Basketball 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 5, 2013 | Men's Basketball 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 6, 2013 | Men's Basketball 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 4, 2013 | Men's Basketball 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 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 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 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 | Men's Basketball 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 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 | Men's Basketball 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 | Men's Basketball 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 | Men's Basketball 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 | Men's Basketball 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 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 | Men's Basketball 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 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 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 | Men's Basketball 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 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 | Men's Basketball 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 | Men's Basketball 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 9, 2013 | Men's Basketball 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 7, 2013 | Men's Basketball 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 | Athletics 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 | Men's Basketball 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 | Men's Basketball 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 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 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.
February 2, 2013 | Men's Basketball 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.
January 30, 2013 | Men's Basketball 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 | Men's Basketball 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 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 | Men's Basketball 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 | Men's Basketball 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 | Men's Basketball 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 | Men's Basketball 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 | Men's Basketball 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 | Men's Basketball 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 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 | Men's Basketball 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 | Men's Basketball 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 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 | Men's Basketball 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 10, 2013 | Men's Basketball 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 9, 2013 | Men's Basketball 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 | Men's Basketball 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 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 | Men's Basketball 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 | Men's Basketball 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 | Men's Basketball 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 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 | Men's Basketball 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 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 21, 2012 | Men's Basketball 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 | Men's Basketball 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 20, 2012 | Men's Basketball 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 20, 2012 | Men's Basketball 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 18, 2012 | Men's Basketball 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 18, 2012 | Men's Basketball 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 17, 2012 | Men's Basketball 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 | Men's Basketball 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 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 10, 2012 | Athletics More Information on Comcast Sports Net-Houston Comcast Sports Net-Houston is the home of Islanders Insider and will feature the men’s basketball team’s next home game, against UTSA, on Dec. 21 at 7 p.m. Here is more information about the channel and how you can watch it:
December 1, 2012 | Men's Basketball 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 | Men's Basketball 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 | Men's Basketball 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 | Men's Basketball 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 27, 2012 | Men's Basketball 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 25, 2012 | Men's Basketball 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 | Men's Basketball 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 19, 2012 | Men's Basketball 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 24, 2012 | Men's Basketball 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 | Men's Basketball 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 17, 2012 | Men's Basketball 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 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 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 | Men's Basketball 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 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 | Men's Basketball 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 | Men's Basketball 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 | Men's Basketball 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 | Men's Basketball 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 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.
November 5, 2012 | Men's Basketball 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.
October 31, 2012 | Athletics Islanders Insider to Debut on CSN-Houston on Wednesday “Islanders Insider,” a new half-hour show looking into the world of Texas A&M – Corpus Christi Athletics, will debut on Comcast SportsNet-Houston on Wednesday, Oct. 31, at 4 p.m. The show will feature segments with men’s basketball coach Willis Wilson and women’s basketball coach Royce Chadwick as well as features and upcoming promotions for all the Islanders programs.
October 30, 2012 | Men's Basketball 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 | Men's Basketball 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 8, 2012 | Men's Basketball 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.
October 17, 2012 | Men's Basketball 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 | Men's Basketball 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 | Men's Basketball 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.
September 28, 2012 | Men's Basketball 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 | Men's Basketball 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 | Men's Basketball 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 | Men's Basketball 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 | Men's Basketball 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 | Men's Basketball 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 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 | Men's Basketball 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 | Men's Basketball 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 | Men's Basketball 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 | Men's Basketball 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 | Men's Basketball 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.
August 9, 2012 | Men's Basketball Inside Islanders Basketball - Jelani Currie 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 guard Jelani Currie.
August 3, 2012 | Men's Basketball Islanders Wrap Up Week With Team Bootcamp The Islanders men’s and women’s basketball teams got a special workout this morning, as they took part in a team bootcamp organized by the strength and conditioning staff and led by a trio of local Marines. The Islanders had three stations on the beach, then did a circuit jog around the Island with exercises at set intervals.
August 2, 2012 | Men's Basketball Inside Islanders Basketball - Brandon Pye 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 guard Brandon Pye.
July 30, 2012 | Men's Basketball Top Moment #4: Hameed Ali Beats Buzzer to Clinch Road Game Over SHSU Throughout the summer of 2012, GoIslanders.com will look back at the best moments and athletic performances from the 2011-12 school year.
July 27, 2012 | Men's Basketball Inside Islanders Basketball - Jordan Pope-Didier 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 forward Jordan Pope-Didier.
July 20, 2012 | Men's Basketball Inside Islanders Basketball - James King 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 guard James King.
July 13, 2012 | Men's Basketball Former Islanders Star Chris Daniels Named to NBA D-League Select Team CORPUS CHRISTI – Former Islanders center Chris Daniels will be one of 11 players on the NBA D-League Select Team taking part in the Las Vegas Summer League, which opens play this week. The D-League Select Team will participate in the event alongside 23 NBA teams, with each team playing five games.
July 11, 2012 | Men's Basketball Inside Islanders Basketball - Johnathan Jordan 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 guard Johnathan Jordan.
July 10, 2012 | Men's Basketball Kennon Dvorak Named to NABC Honors Court Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball player Kennon Dvorak was named to the National Association of Basketball Coaches 2011-12 Honors Court on Tuesday, becoming the only current player from the Southland Conference to receive the honor.
July 9, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Announces Signing of Cole Martinez The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team has signed Cole Martinez (San Antonio/Air Force Academy Prep) to join the Islanders for the 2012-13 season, head coach Willis Wilson announced today. The 6-foot-2, 175-pound guard played high school basketball at Central Catholic High School in San Antonio.
July 5, 2012 | Men's Basketball Inside Islanders Basketball - Kennon Dvorak 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 guard Kennon Dvorak.
July 3, 2012 | Men's Basketball Checking in with Coach Wilson 7-3-12 The latest edition of Checking in with Coach Wilson is now available online. See what Coach had to say about facilities upgrades, summer camps, working with his full team in the summer and a look back at the past year.
July 2, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Wraps Up Successful Camp Season The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball program wrapped up a strong 2012 summer camp season this weekend, concluding with the team camp on Sunday, July 1. Hundreds of youngsters visited the campus and learned more about the game of basketball from the Islanders’ staff.
June 29, 2012 | Men's Basketball Inside Islanders Basketball - Joy Williamson 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 guard Joy Williamson.
June 28, 2012 | Men's Basketball Islanders Add San Antonio's Kite to Men's Basketball Roster Jerred Kite (San Antonio/Antonian Prep) is the latest addition to the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team for the 2012-13 season, it was announced today. Kite is enrolled in summer classes at the university and has begun participating with the team.
June 26, 2012 | Athletics Islanders Place Record 73 Student-Athletes on Commissioner’s Honor Roll FRISCO, Texas – The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi athletic department continued its academic rise, placing 72 student-athletes on the Southland Conference Commissioner’s Honor Roll for the semester, it was announced on Tuesday. Included in that total were 14 Islanders who earned a 4.0 GPA during the spring.
June 21, 2012 | Men's Basketball Inside Islanders Basketball - Hameed Ali 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 guard Hameed Ali.
June 20, 2012 | Men's Basketball Top Performance #9: Terence Jones Scores Career-High 33 in Islanders Win Over Texas State On the night of Jan. 25, Terence Jones left the American Bank Center feeling more than satisfied. He had helped his team not only to victory, but he also made a name for himself in Islanders history.
June 18, 2012 | Men's Basketball Top Moments #10: Women’s Basketball and Men’s Basketball Sweep Turkey Tuesday Doubleheader The Islanders Basketball programs had an outstanding night on Turkey Tuesday as both teams gave the fans a reason to cheer as they defeated their opponents at the American Bank Center on November 22, 2011.
June 18, 2012 | Men's Basketball Islanders Men's Basketball Camps Off to Strong Start The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team kicked off its first of two weeks of extended camps today at Moody Fieldhouse with a strong turnout. The Islanders opened their Day Camp on the Island Monday morning and 4-on-4 Competition Camp commenced in the afternoon.
June 14, 2012 | Men's Basketball Inside Islanders Basketball - Jake Kocher 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 guard Jake Kocher.
June 4, 2012 | Men's Basketball New Edition of Checking in with Coach Wilson Now Online A new edition of Checking in with Coach Wilson is now available on GoIslanders.com. Coach stopped by to talk about his incoming players, some improvements to the Islanders facilities, upcoming camps and more.
May 21, 2012 | Men's Basketball Francis Added to Men's Basketball's Incoming Class Dale Francis, a 6-foot-9 forward from Leighton Buzzard, Central Bedfordshire, England, has signed a National Letter of Intent to join the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball program, Head Coach Willis Wilson announced today. Francis has played the last five years at the Canarias Basketball Academy in the Canary Islands.
May 16, 2012 | Men's Basketball Islanders Sign Knowles to National Letter of Intent The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team has signed Zane Knowles (Nassau, Bahamas/Pearl River CC) to a National Letter of Intent, Head Coach Willis Wilson announced today. Knowles will have two years of eligibility remaining when he arrives at the Island University for the 2012-13 season.
April 20, 2012 | Men's Basketball Several Men's Basketball Camps Available This Summer The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team will again offer several camp options for Coastal Bend youths ages 7-17 this summer.
April 12, 2012 | Men's Basketball Islanders Men's Basketball Signs Three to National Letters of Intent The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team has signed three players to National Letters of Intent, head coach Willis Wilson announced today. Jelani Currie (Albany, N.Y./Albany Academy), Brandon Pye (Mansfield, Texas/Timberview) and Joy Williamson (Oklahoma City, Okla./Redlands CC) have all signed on to join the Islanders program heading into the 2012-13 season.
April 5, 2012 | Men's Basketball Checking in with Coach Wilson – 4-5-12 Islanders Head Men’s Basketball Coach Willis Wilson recently spent a few minutes with GoIslanders.com to update the fans on the goings on of his team. Coach Wilson looked back at his first year at the helm of the Islanders in addition to previewing the offseason and year number two for the new coaching staff.
April 4, 2012 | Men's Basketball Wang Named Second Team Southland All-Academic Sophomore center Ted Wang of the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team has been named to the Southland Conference’s All-Academic Second Team, the conference announced today. Wang, a business major with a 3.15 GPA, is the first Islanders player to earn academic all-conference distinction since Matt Slatnick was a second-team selection in 2007.
March 16, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Top Five Highlights – Johnathan Jordan's Runner to Win vs. UCA Throughout one of the most exciting weeks of college basketball, GoIslanders.com will be bringing you, the fans, the top five highlights of the year from the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men's basketball team. Beginning on Friday, March 16, fans will have one week to vote on the Islanders Athletics Facebook page on what they think the top highlight of the year is.
March 15, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Top Five Highlights – Nate Maxey Alley-Oop Throughout one of the most exciting weeks of college basketball, GoIslanders.com will be bringing you, the fans, the top five highlights of the year from the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men's basketball team. Beginning on Friday, March 16, fans will have one week to vote on the Islanders Athletics Facebook page on what they think the top highlight of the year is.
March 14, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Top Five Highlights – Chris Hawkins-Mast Dunk Throughout one of the most exciting weeks of college basketball, GoIslanders.com will be bringing you, the fans, the top five highlights of the year from the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men's basketball team. Beginning on Friday, March 16, fans will have one week to vote on the Islanders Athletics Facebook page on what they think the top highlight of the year is.
March 13, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Top Five Highlights – Hameed Ali's Buzzer Beater Throughout one of the most exciting weeks of college basketball, GoIslanders.com will be bringing you, the fans, the top five highlights of the year from the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men's basketball team. Beginning on Friday, March 16, fans will have one week to vote on the Islanders Athletics Facebook page on what they think the top highlight of the year is.
March 12, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Top Five Highlights – Terence Jones' 3 at UTSA Throughout one of the most exciting weeks of college basketball, GoIslanders.com will be bringing you, the fans, the top five highlights of the year from the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team. Beginning on Friday, March 16, fans will have one week to vote on the Islanders Athletics Facebook page on what they think the top highlight of the year is.
March 9, 2012 | Men's Basketball As Hurd on the Sideline: Vol. 1, Issue 9 Junior Charlie Hurd tells fans about the exploits of the men's basketball team in his blog, "As Hurd on the Sideline."
March 7, 2012 | Men's Basketball Meet Your Islanders: Kevin Lynch, Men's Basketball Kevin Lynch is a sophomore on the Texas A&M - Corpus Christi men’s basketball team. Due to an injury before the 2011-12 season he was forced to sit out the majority of the season.
March 6, 2012 | Men's Basketball Chris Hawkins-Mast Named GoIslanders.com Student-Athlete of the Week Senior Chris Hawkins-Mast has been named the GoIslanders.com Student-Athlete of the Week, presented by Pepsi.
March 6, 2012 | Men's Basketball Jones Earns Honorable Mention from Southland Conference Junior guard Terence Jones (Baltimore, Md.) has earned honorable mention from the Southland Conference’s coaches and sports information directors, the league announced today. Jones led the Islanders and finished seventh in the league with his 13.7 points per game.
March 3, 2012 | Men's Basketball Jordan's Runner Sends Hawkins-Mast Out Victorious, 67-65 Johnathan Jordan’s runner in the lane with four seconds left proved the difference as the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team posted a 67-65 win over Central Arkansas on Saturday night at the American Bank Center. Playing in his final game in an Islanders uniform, senior Chris Hawkins-Mast delivered a career-high 25 points in the victory.
March 2, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Set to Host UCA for Senior Night The Texas A&M - Corpus Christi men’s basketball team returns home for the final game of the 2011-12 season on Saturday night, when it hosts Central Arkansas for a 7 p.m. tipoff. The contest will be Senior Night, as the Islanders honor Chris Hawkins-Mast prior to his final game for A&M - Corpus Christi. It will also be Community and Military Appreciation Night, with ticket specials for military members and Coastal Bend residents. Steven King will call the game on NewsRadio 1360 KKTX starting with the Navy/Army Community Credit Union Pregame Show at 6:45.
February 29, 2012 | Men's Basketball Mavericks Pull Away Late to Knock Off Men's Basketball Jake Kocher had a career-high 15 points and Chris Hawkins-Mast posted 18, but UT Arlington pulled away in the final four minutes for a 78-64 victory over the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team on Wednesday at the College Park Center. The Mavericks remained undefeated in conference play at 15-0 and improved to 23-6 overall with the win.
February 28, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Faces UTA in Final Road Contest The Texas A&M - Corpus Christi men’s basketball team continues its road swing with a Wednesday night contest at UT Arlington. The Islanders will be making their first trip to the recently opened College Park Center, which debuted at the beginning of February. Tipoff is slated for 7 p.m. Steven King will have the call on NewsRadio 1360 KKTX and GoIslanders.com starting at 6:45 p.m. with the Navy/Army Community Credit Union Pregame Show.
February 29, 2012 | Men's Basketball Islanders Host Two Promotions for Saturday's Men's Basketball Game The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team will host two special promotions for Saturday night’s game against Central Arkansas at the American Bank Center. The game, which tips off at 7 p.m., will be Community and Military Appreciation night, honoring the Coastal Bend community and members of the armed forces.
February 28, 2012 | Women's Basketball Non-Stop Transportation Provided for Final Home Basketball Games The Corpus Christi Regional Transportation Authority will be providing free non-stop bus transportation to the American Bank Center for students to the final women’s and men’s basketball games.
February 27, 2012 | Men's Basketball Islanders Basketball Weekly to be Broadcast from Executive Surf Club Islanders Basketball Weekly, the coaches show for Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men's and women's basketball, will be held this evening from 6-7 p.m. and will originate from the Executive Surf Club.
February 25, 2012 | Men's Basketball Stephen F. Austin Upends Islanders in Nacogdoches Stephen F. Austin used a strong defensive effort and an impressive inside attack to post a 74-41 victory over the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team on Saturday night. The Lumberjacks put four players in double figures, as Antonio Bostic, Desmond Haymonn and Taylor Smith led the way with 17 points each.
February 24, 2012 | Men's Basketball Islanders Men Hit Road to Take On Lumberjacks The Texas A&M - Corpus Christi men’s basketball team returns to the road over the weekend for a Saturday evening matchup with Stephen F. Austin in Nacogdoches. The game will be aired live on NewsRadio 1360 KKTX and GoIslanders.com with Steven King on the call beginning at 5:45 p.m. for the Navy/Army Community Credit Union Pregame Show.
February 22, 2012 | Men's Basketball UTSA Edges Islanders in Overtime, 86-82 UTSA rallied late to force overtime, then outscored the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team 9-5 in the extra session to emerge with an 86-82 victory on Wednesday at the American Bank Center. Five Islanders finished in double figures, led by Terence Jones’ 26, in a losing effort.
February 21, 2012 | Men's Basketball Islanders Men Look for Season Sweep of UTSA Wednesday at ABC Texas A&M - Corpus Christi returns to conference play on the winning track after posting a 49-47 victory over Central Michigan on Saturday night in the Sears Bracketbusters. The Islanders will play host to UTSA on Wednesday at 7 p.m. at the American Bank Center in the second of two “Los Islanders” games this season. Steven King will have the call starting at 6:45 with the Navy/Army Community Credit Union Pregame Show.
February 20, 2012 | Men's Basketball Wilson to Take Part in ON THE LINE Statement Week Head Coach Willis Wilson and the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball staff will team up with ON THE LINE to help support prostate cancer awareness and education at Wednesday night’s game against UTSA at the American Bank Center. The Islanders’ coaches will wear blue bow ties for the contest, which tips off at 7 p.m. on Stripes Court.
February 18, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Knocks Off Central Michigan, 49-47 Terence Jones’ two free throws with 1.7 seconds left iced the victory for the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team, as it knocked off Central Michigan 49-47 at McGuirk Arena on Saturday night. Trey Zeigler scored 22 points for the Chippewas in a losing effort.
February 17, 2012 | Men's Basketball Islanders Take on Central Michigan in Sears Bracketbusters Texas A&M - Corpus Christi steps out of conference play for the Sears Bracketbusters this weekend, as it will head to Mount Pleasant, Mich., for a matchup with Central Michigan. This will be the first matchup in school history between the two teams. Game time is set for 7 p.m. ET/6 p.m. CT at McGuirk Arena. Steven King will have the call on NewsRadio 1360 KKTX and GoIslanders.com, starting at 5:45 CT with the Navy/Army Community Credit Union Pregame Show.
February 15, 2012 | Men's Basketball Hot Start Lifts Texas State to Victory over Men's Basketball Texas State used a blazing start from the floor to build an early 25-3 lead and never looked back in posting a 79-61 victory over the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team on Wednesday night at Strahan Coliseum. Chris Hawkins-Mast had a double-double with 13 points and 12 boards in a losing effort for the Islanders.
February 16, 2012 | Men's Basketball As Hurd on the Sideline: Vol. 1, Issue 8 Junior Charlie Hurd tells fans about the exploits of the men's basketball team in his blog, "As Hurd on the Sideline."
February 14, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Travels to San Marcos to Face Bobcats Texas A&M - Corpus Christi hits the road for a crucial conference contest when it travels to San Marcos in search of a season sweep of Texas State. Tipoff is set for 7 p.m. at Strahan Coliseum. Steven King will have the call on NewsRadio 1360 KKTX and GoIslanders.com, starting at 6:45 with the Navy/Army Community Credit Union Pregame show.
February 13, 2012 | Men's Basketball Islanders Basketball Weekly to be Broadcast from Executive Surf Club Islanders Basketball Weekly, the coaches show for Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men's and women's basketball, will be held this evening from 6-7 p.m. and will originate from the Executive Surf Club.
February 11, 2012 | Men's Basketball Late Run Sends Bearkats Past Men's Basketball, 61-53 Chris Hawkins-Mast scored 17 points and Terence Jones added 16, but Sam Houston State overcame a late 49-48 deficit and finished the game on a 13-4 run to knock off the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team, 61-53, on Saturday at the American Bank Center. Steven Werner had 23 points and 12 boards for the Bearkats (10-15, 4-7 Southland).
February 10, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Set for Saturday Afternoon Showdown with Bearkats Texas A&M - Corpus Christi returns to the friendly confines of Stripes Court at the American Bank Center for the first time in two weeks when it takes on Sam Houston State on Saturday at 1 p.m. The contest will be a crucial one in the Southland Conference standings, as the two squads are currently tied for seventh in the league, with six teams currently battling for the final two spots in the conference tournament.
February 20, 2012 | Women's Basketball Islanders Basketball Weekly to be Broadcast from Executive Surf Club Islanders Basketball Weekly, the coaches show for Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men's and women's basketball, will be held this evening from 6-7 p.m. and will originate from the Executive Surf Club.
February 7, 2012 | Men's Basketball Second Hoops for Blue Scholars Game Set for Saturday The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team will once again use its scoring to help Corpus Christi’s finest, as the second annual Hoops for Blue Scholars game will take place on Saturday, Feb. 11, against Sam Houston State at the American Bank Center. For every field goal the Islanders score, money will be raised to help support the One Hundred Club Scholarship, benefiting the families of CCPD officers and criminal justice majors at the Island University.
February 6, 2012 | Men's Basketball Savannah State Topples Islanders, 55-49 Three players finished in double figures for the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team, but Savannah State (14-10) forced 17 turnovers with its press defense to post a 55-49 victory over the Islanders on Monday at Tiger Arena. Myron Dempsey had a double-double with 14 points and 11 boards in the loss.
February 5, 2012 | Men's Basketball Islanders Set to Conclude Road Trip at Savannah State Texas A&M - Corpus Christi will conclude its week-long road trip with a Monday night game at Savannah State in Tiger Arena. The game will be the second of a doubleheader with the women’s team playing Longwood, with that contest slated for a 6 p.m. tipoff. Start time for the men’s game is tentatively set for 8 p.m. Steven King will have the call of the game on NewsRadio 1360 KKTX and GoIslanders.com.
February 4, 2012 | Men's Basketball Demons Outrun Islanders, 82-68 Chris Hawkins-Mast scored 21 points and grabbed a career-high 16 rebounds, but Northwestern State outdueled the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team in an 82-68 victory on Saturday at Prather Coliseum. Terence Jones added 21 points and Jason Smith had a career-best 12 in a losing effort.
February 3, 2012 | Men's Basketball Road Trip Continues for Islanders at Northwestern State Texas A&M - Corpus Christi encounters the middle contest of its three-game road trip on Wednesday, Feb. 4, when it faces Northwestern State in Natchitoches, La. Tipoff is set for 2 p.m. CT, in an afternoon contest. Steven King will have the call starting at 1:45 with the pregame on NewsRadio 1360 KKTX and online at GoIslanders.com.
February 1, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Falls to Nicholls, 65-61 Nicholls got a career-high 23 points from Dantrell Thomas and 18 from Sam McBeath in posting a 65-61 victory over the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team on Wednesday night at Stopher Gym. Terence Jones (18) and Chris Hawkins-Mast (13) finished in double figures for the Islanders.
January 31, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Embarks on Three-Game Road Trip Texas A&M - Corpus Christi embarks on a three-game, six-day road trip, beginning with a Wednesday, Feb. 1, game at Nicholls. The Islanders also have games at Northwestern State (Saturday, Feb. 4) and Savannah State (Monday, Feb. 6). A&M - Corpus Christi has five of its next six games on the road and seven of its next nine. Steven King will have the call of Wednesday’s contest, live on NewsRadio 1360 KKTX and GoIslanders.com.
January 30, 2012 | Men's Basketball Islanders to Face Central Michigan in Sears BracketBusters The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team will travel north to take on Central Michigan as part of the 2012 Sears BracketBusters, it was announced today. The Islanders and Chippewas will do battle on Saturday, Feb. 18, at 7 p.m. in Mount Pleasant, Mich.
January 31, 2012 | Men's Basketball As Hurd on the Sideline: Vol. 1, Issue 7 Junior Charlie Hurd tells fans about the exploits of the men's basketball team in his blog, "As Hurd on the Sideline."
January 30, 2012 | Men's Basketball Terence Jones Named GoIslanders.com Student-Athlete of the Week Junior Terence Jones has been named the GoIslanders.com Student-Athlete of the Week, presented by Pepsi.
January 28, 2012 | Men's Basketball SFA Downs Islanders on Homecoming CORPUS CHRISTI – Antonio Bostic led an efficient Stephen F. Austin offense with 18 points, and the Lumberjacks came away with a 64-49 victory over the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team on Homecoming Saturday night at the American Bank Center. Terence Jones carried the load offensively for the Islanders, scoring 20 points, his second game in a row with 20 plus.
January 27, 2012 | Men's Basketball Lumberjacks Visit American Bank Center for 2012 Homecoming Game Texas A&M - Corpus Christi returns to the American Bank Center in search of its third straight victory, as Stephen F. Austin comes to town for Homecoming on Saturday at 7 p.m. The game will also feature Suits and Sneakers weekend, as part of the NABC’s Coaches vs. Cancer initiative. The game will air live on NewsRadio 1360 KKTX and GoIslanders.com with Steven King on the call.
January 26, 2012 | Men's Basketball Islanders to Take Part in Coaches vs. Cancer Suits and Sneakers Weekend On Saturday, Jan. 28, the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball staff will take part in the annual Coaches vs. Cancer Suits and Sneakers awareness weekend, a collaborative initiative of the American Cancer Society and the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC).
January 25, 2012 | Men's Basketball Jones' 33 Leads Islanders to Come-From-Behind Victory Over Texas State Terence Jones scored a career-high 33 points to lead the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team to a 74-68 win over Texas State Wednesday night at the American Bank Center. The Islanders closed the game on a 24-10 run to improve to 3-4 in Southland Conference play (4-15 overall).
January 24, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Welcomes Texas State in Search of Second Straight Texas A&M - Corpus Christi is back at the American Bank Center on Wednesday night for a 7 p.m. tipoff against Texas State. The Islanders, coming off a 50-49 win over Sam Houston State, currently sit ninth in the Southland with a 2-4 record in conference play. Wednesday night’s game will be carried live on NewsRadio 1360 KKTX with Steven King on the call, and live video will be available through GoIslanders.com.
January 21, 2012 | Men's Basketball Ali's Jumper Lifts Islanders to 50-49 Comeback Victory This time, the comeback was complete. Hameed Ali’s jumper from the left corner capped a huge comeback for the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team, as it knocked off Sam Houston State, 50-49, at Johnson Coliseum on Saturday. The Islanders (3-15, 2-4 Southland) overcame a 16-point second-half deficit to emerge victorious.
January 20, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men's Hoops Heads to Huntsville for Matchup with SHSU Texas A&M - Corpus Christi returns to the road in search of its second Southland Conference victory of the year when it heads to Sam Houston State on Saturday at 7 p.m. Steven King will have the call for the Islanders beginning at 6:45 on NewsRadio 1360 KKTX and GoIslanders.com.
January 18, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball's Rally Falls Short in 77-73 Loss to UTA The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team staged a furious rally, overcoming a 25-point first-half deficit to push first-place UT Arlington to the brink, but the Mavericks were able to survive with a 77-73 victory on Wednesday at the Dugan Wellness Center. Kennon Dvorak scored a career-high 15 and Terence Jones led the Islanders with 17 points (2-15, 1-4 Southland) in a losing effort.
January 18, 2012 | Men's Basketball Islanders Ready to Host UTA at Dugan Wellness Center The Texas A&M - Corpus Christi men’s basketball team is back in the Coastal Bend for a Wednesday night contest against UT Arlington at the Dugan Wellness Center. It is the only game that the Islanders will play at the on-campus facility this season, and the team will look to keep its perfect all-time record (3-0) at the Dugan in tact.
January 14, 2012 | Men's Basketball Islanders Stumble at Southeastern Louisiana, 67-55 Southeastern Louisiana used a 22-7 second-half run to pull away in a 67-55 victory over the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi basketball team on Saturday night at the University Center. The Lions (7-8, 1-2 Southland) placed four players in double figures in the win, led by DeShawn Patterson’s 14, as head coach Jim Yarbrough collected his 200th career victory.
January 23, 2012 | Women's Basketball Islanders Basketball Weekly to be Broadcast from Executive Surf Club Islanders Basketball Weekly, the coaches show for Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men's and women's basketball, will be held this evening from 6-7 p.m. and will originate from the Executive Surf Club. The show will also be broadcast live on NewsRadio 1360 AM KKTX.
January 13, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball to Face Lions in Hammond The Texas A&M - Corpus Christi men’s basketball team returns to the road in search of its second straight victory, when it takes on Southeastern Louisiana in a Saturday night contest in Hammond. The game will be carried live on NewsRadio 1360 KKTX and GoIslanders.com with Steven King on the call.
January 12, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Start Time Against Southeastern La. Moved to 7 PM The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi Men’s Basketball team will face the Southeastern Louisiana Lions on Saturday in a 7 p.m. contest after the start time was changed today. Originally scheduled for a 6 p.m. tipoff, the game has been pushed back an hour to 7 p.m. at the University Center on the campus of SELA.
January 11, 2012 | Men's Basketball Jones' Three Lifts Islanders to 50-49 Win over UTSA Terence Jones’ go-ahead three with 1:07 to play lifted the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team to a 50-49 victory over UTSA on Wednesday night at the Convocation Center. Jones led the way with 12 points for the Islanders (2-13, 1-2 Southland), who snapped an 11-game losing streak with the win.
January 30, 2012 | Men's Basketball Islanders Basketball Weekly to be Broadcast from Executive Surf Club Islanders Basketball Weekly, the coaches show for Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men's and women's basketball, will be held this evening from 6-7 p.m. and will originate from the Executive Surf Club. The show will also be broadcast live on NewsRadio 1360 AM KKTX.
January 12, 2012 | Men's Basketball As Hurd on the Sideline: Vol. 1, Issue 6 Junior Charlie Hurd tells fans about the exploits of the men's basketball team in his weekly blog, "As Hurd on the Sideline."
January 10, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Heads to San Antonio to Take On UTSA The Texas A&M - Corpus Christi men’s basketball team returns to the road looking to get in the win column in Southland Conference action when it heads to San Antonio for a matchup with UTSA on Wednesday night at 7 p.m. Steven King will have the call of the game on NewsRadio 1360 KKTX and online at GoIslanders.com.
January 16, 2012 | Men's Basketball Islanders Basketball Weekly to be Broadcast from Executive Surf Club Islanders Basketball Weekly, the coaches show for Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men's and women's basketball, will be held this evening from 6-7 p.m. and will originate from the Executive Surf Club. The show will also be broadcast live on NewsRadio 1360 AM KKTX.
January 9, 2012 | Men's Basketball Johnathan Jordan Named GoIslanders.com Student-Athlete of the Week Freshman Johnathan Jordan has been named the GoIslanders.com Student-Athlete of the Week, presented by Pepsi.
January 7, 2012 | Men's Basketball McNeese State Holds Off Men's Basketball, 71-69 Four players scored in double figures for the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team, but a McNeese State (5-8, 1-0 Southland) was able to stave off the Islanders in a 71-69 defeat on Saturday night at the American Bank Center. Chris Hawkins-Mast and Terence Jones led the Islanders (1-13, 0-2) with 13 points apiece.
January 6, 2012 | Men's Basketball Islanders Play Host to McNeese for Saturday Showdown The Texas A&M - Corpus Christi men’s basketball team will look to get back in the win column on Saturday, Jan. 7, when it takes on McNeese State at the American Bank Center at 7 p.m.
January 4, 2012 | Men's Basketball Lamar's Hot Shooting Sinks Islanders, 74-58 Lamar’s Mike James scored a season-high 31 points, and the Southland-leading Cardinals (10-5, 1-0 SLC) used hot outside shooting to knock off the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team 74-58 on Wednesday night at the American Bank Center. Chris Hawkins-Mast led the way for the Islanders (1-12, 0-1) with 15 points in the loss.
January 2, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Hosts Lamar Wednesday on SLC TV for Los Islanders Game Texas A&M - Corpus Christi begins 2012 on the hardwood on Wednesday, Jan. 4, when it takes on Lamar in the conference opener for both teams. The contest will be televised throughout the Texas and Louisiana region on Southland TV and will also be picked up nationally on ESPN3. The contest will also be the first of two “Los Islanders” contests that the men’s basketball team takes part in, partnering with the Corpus Christi Hispanic Chamber of Commerce for the event.
December 28, 2011 | Men's Basketball Late Rally Not Enough, As Islanders Fall to Rice 78-66 The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team staged a furious late rally, but it was not enough to overcome an early deficit in a 78-66 loss to Rice on Wednesday night at Tudor Fieldhouse. Terence Jones led three players in double figures for the Islanders (1-11), while Rice had six players finish with 10 points or more.
December 26, 2011 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball to Play Two Los Islanders Games The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi Department of Athletics has partnered with the Corpus Christi Hispanic Chamber of Commerce to play a pair of “Los Islanders” games that benefit the Hispanic Chamber. For every single-game ticket purchased to the Jan. 4 game against Lamar and the Feb. 22 game against UTSA, $3 will go to the organization.
December 27, 2011 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Faces Rice in Final Pre-Conference Tune-up The Texas A&M - Corpus Christi men’s basketball team faces its final pre-conference tune up on Wednesday, Dec. 28, when it heads to Tudor Fieldhouse for a matchup with Rice at 7 p.m.
January 9, 2012 | Men's Basketball Islanders Basketball Weekly to be Broadcast from Executive Surf Club Islanders Basketball Weekly, the coaches show for Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men's and women's basketball, will be held this evening from 6-7 p.m. and will originate from the Executive Surf Club. The show will also be broadcast live on NewsRadio 1360 AM KKTX.
December 23, 2011 | Men's Basketball Dempsey’s Career Night Not Enough as Owls Rally Past Islanders LAS VEGAS, Nev. – The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team saw a halftime lead evaporate as Kennesaw State went 24-for-30 at the free throw line in the second half in overcoming a 16-point deficit on the way to a 69-65 victory over the Islanders on Friday afternoon. The game was the final of the Las Vegas Classic for the team and will be the last until facing Rice on Dec. 28, in Houston.
January 2, 2012 | Men's Basketball Islanders Basketball Weekly to be Broadcast Tonight from Executive Surf Club Islanders Basketball Weekly, the coaches show for Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men's and women's basketball, will be held this evening from 6-7 p.m. and will originate from the Executive Surf Club. The show will also be broadcast live on NewsRadio 1360 AM KKTX.
December 22, 2011 | Men's Basketball Islanders Fall to Bethune – Cookman 61-52 at Las Vegas Classic LAS VEGAS, Nev. – The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team was unable to overcome an early second-half surge by Bethune – Cookman on Thursday afternoon, falling by a 61-52 final at the first on-site game of the Continental Tires Las Vegas Classic. In a game that was just 30-28 at halftime, the Wildcats hit from long range three times just over four minutes into the second half to extend the lead to double digits on the way to a nine-point victory.
December 21, 2011 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Set for Final Two Games of Las Vegas Classic The Texas A&M - Corpus Christi men’s basketball team finishes off the Continental Tire Las Vegas Classic with a pair of games in the City of Lights this week. On Thursday, Dec. 22, the Islanders open against Bethune-Cookman at noon PT/2 p.m. CT, and then will play either Kennesaw State or Tennessee Tech on Friday, Dec. 23, depending on the outcomes of Thursday’s contest.
December 20, 2011 | Men's Basketball Chris Hawkins-Mast Named GoIslanders.com Student-Athlete of the Week CORPUS CHRISTI – Texas A&M - Corpus Christi men's basketball player Chris Hawkins-Mast has been named the GoIslanders.com Student-Athlete of the Week, presented by Pepsi. Hawkins-Mast earned the award following his performance last week.
December 19, 2011 | Men's Basketball Missouri State Tops Islanders, 66-53 Terence Jones continued his scoring binge with 19 points, but Missouri State jumped out to a big early lead and never looked back in knocking off the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team 66-53 on Monday. Missouri State (7-3) placed four players in double figures in the second round of the Continental Tire Las Vegas Classic.
December 18, 2011 | Men's Basketball Continental Tire Las Vegas Classic Continues at Missouri State The Texas A&M - Corpus Christi men’s basketball team continues the Continental Tire Las Vegas Classic on Monday night when it travels to Springfield, Mo., for a matchup with Missouri State. Tipoff is slated for 7 p.m. at JQH Arena between the Islanders and Bears.
December 18, 2011 | Men's Basketball As Hurd on the Sideline: Vol. 1, Issue 5 Junior Charlie Hurd tells fans about the exploits of the men's basketball team in his weekly blog, "As Hurd on the Sideline."
December 17, 2011 | Men's Basketball Mountaineers' Second-Half Surge Sinks Islanders, 84-64 Chris Hawkins-Mast had a career-high 22 points and Terence Jones added 20, but West Virginia’s inside game was too much for the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team in an 84-64 victory on Saturday at the WVU Coliseum. Kevin Jones scored 22 and Deniz Kilicli added 13 for the Mountaineers, who improved to 7-2 on the year.
December 15, 2011 | Men's Basketball Islanders Fall in Nailbiter to South Alabama, 66-64 Hameed Ali’s three-point attempt at the buzzer rimmed out, and the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team fell to 66-64 to South Alabama on Thursday night at the American Bank Center.
December 14, 2011 | Men's Basketball Islanders Host Jaguars Thursday After 11-Day Break The Texas A&M - Corpus Christi men’s basketball team returns to the American Bank Center for its final non-conference home game on Thursday, Dec. 15, when it faces South Alabama at 7 p.m.
December 13, 2011 | Men's Basketball Islanders Athletics to Host Past Meets Present Reception Wednesday The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi Department of Athletics will hold a “Past Meets Present” reception on Wednesday, Dec. 14, at the Holiday Inn Emerald Beach from 6-7 p.m. Current Islanders head coach Willis Wilson and former bench boss and current South Alabama coach Ronnie Arrow will be in attendance for the reception to celebrate Islanders Basketball.
December 16, 2011 | Men's Basketball Islanders Hit Road to Open LVC at West Virginia The Texas A&M - Corpus Christi men’s basketball team kicks off the Las Vegas Classic with a game at West Virginia on Saturday, Dec. 17, at 2 p.m. ET/1 p.m. CT. The game will be carried on ESPN Full Court, ESPN3 and the BIG EAST Network.
December 11, 2011 | Men's Basketball As Hurd on the Sideline: Vol. 1, Issue 4 Junior Charlie Hurd tells fans about the exploits of the men's basketball team in his weekly blog, "As Hurd on the Sideline."
December 8, 2011 | Men's Basketball Islanders Announce Holiday Hoops Family 4-Pack The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi Men’s basketball team is offering a special “Holiday Hoops Family 4-Pack” when it hosts the South Alabama Jaguars on Thursday, Dec. 15, at 7 p.m. at the American Bank Center.
December 3, 2011 | Men's Basketball Cougars Hot Shooting Does in Islanders, 87-66 HOUSTON – Jonathon Simmons had a career-high 22 points, including a 5-for-7 effort from behind the arc, as Houston upended the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi basketball team 87-66 on Saturday at Hofheinz Pavilion. The Islanders are now off for the next 11 days over final exams.
December 3, 2011 | Men's Basketball Islanders Head to Houston for Matchup with Cougars The Texas A&M - Corpus Christi men’s basketball team (1-4) hits the road for a Saturday evening contest at the University of Houston (3-3). Tipoff is slated for 7 p.m. at Hofheinz Pavilion. This is the final contest for the Islanders before fall semester finals, and the team embarks on an 11-day break before playing host to South Alabama on Thursday, Dec. 15.
December 1, 2011 | Men's Basketball Texas Tech Edges Men's Basketball, 61-54 Terence Jones scored a career-high 26 points and Chris Hawkins-Mast matched his career mark with 16, but Texas Tech was able to hold on for a 61-54 victory over the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi basketball team
December 12, 2011 | Men's Basketball Islanders Basketball Weekly to be Broadcast Tonight from Executive Surf Club Islanders Basketball Weekly, the coaches show for Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men's and women's basketball, will be held this evening from 6-7 p.m. and will originate from the Executive Surf Club. The show will also be broadcast live on NewsRadio 1360 AM KKTX.
November 30, 2011 | Men's Basketball Texas Tech Visits Coastal Bend for Thursday Night Matchup Texas A&M - Corpus Christi will play host to Texas Tech in a Thursday night battle that will be televised on Comcast/Charter Sports Southeast and ESPN3.
November 28, 2011 | Men's Basketball Islanders-Texas Tech Game to be Broadcast on CSS Thursday night’s game between the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team and Texas Tech will be televised by Comcast/Charter Sports Southeast, it was announced today. It will mark the first of two televised home games for the Islanders in the 2011-12 season.
November 29, 2011 | Men's Basketball Myron Dempsey Named GoIslanders.com Student-Athlete of the Week Junior Myron Dempsey has been named the GoIslanders.com Student-Athlete of the Week, presented by Pepsi.
November 29, 2011 | Men's Basketball As Hurd on the Sideline: Vol. 1, Issue 3 Junior Charlie Hurd tells fans about the exploits of the men's basketball team in his weekly blog, "As Hurd on the Sideline."
November 26, 2011 | Men's Basketball Islanders Rally Falls Short Against #25 Texas A&M COLLEGE STATION, Texas – Myron Dempsey led the way with 14 points and eight rebounds, but the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team saw its second-half rally fall short, as No. 25 Texas A&M defeated the Islanders 56-43 on Saturday. The Islanders pulled as close as six in the closing minutes on a 14-0 run in the loss.
November 28, 2011 | Men's Basketball Islanders Basketball Weekly to be Broadcast from Executive Surf Club CORPUS CHRISTI – Islanders Basketball Weekly, the coaches show for Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men's and women's basketball, will be held this evening from 6-7 p.m. and will originate from the Executive Surf Club. The show will also be broadcast live on NewsRadio 1360 AM KKTX.
November 25, 2011 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Hits Road for Clash with #25 Aggies The Texas A&M - Corpus Christi men’s basketball team hits the road for a Saturday afternoon contest against its flagship university, Texas A&M, in College Station. The Islanders are 1-1 all-time against the Aggies, winning the contest in Reed Arena in 2003 but falling in last year’s game at the American Bank Center
November 24, 2011 | Men's Basketball Photo Album: Islanders Men's Basketball Visits Ronald McDonald House The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team spent the day prior to Thanksgiving by paying a visit to the Ronald McDonald House on Wednesday.
November 22, 2011 | Men's Basketball Islanders Topple Aggies for First Win of Willis Wilson Era Myron Dempsey’s layup with 7.1 seconds remaining sent the game to overtime, and a clutch Hameed Ali three-pointer in the extra session gave the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi basketball team (1-2) a lead it would not relinquish in a 58-55 win over Utah State (2-2) on Tuesday night at the American Bank Center. Dempsey posted a double-double with 16 points and 15 rebounds in the victory.
November 22, 2011 | Men's Basketball Islanders Host Utah State Tuesday at American Bank Center The Texas A&M - Corpus Christi men’s basketball team returns to action as part of a Turkey Tuesday two-fer on Tuesday, Nov. 22, when it faces Utah State. The Islanders women’s basketball team will face Iona at 5 p.m. with the men’s game to follow at approximately 7:30.
November 18, 2011 | Men's Basketball Islanders Basketball Weekly to be Broadcast from Executive Surf Club Islanders Basketball Weekly, the coaches show for Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s and women’s basketball, will be held Monday evenings from 6-7 p.m. and will originate from the Executive Surf Club during the 2011-12 season. The show, which airs next on Monday, Nov. 21, will also be broadcast live on NewsRadio 1360 KKTX.
November 20, 2011 | Men's Basketball As Hurd on the Sideline: Vol. 1, Issue 2 Go behind the scenes with Islanders men's basketball through the eyes of junior Charlie Hurd.
November 14, 2011 | Men's Basketball Denver Holds Off Islanders Rally, Wins 65-58 The Texas A&M - Corpus Christi men’s basketball team used a late rally to pull within three with 26 seconds to play, but Denver (2-0) hit its free throws down the stretch to tally a 65-58 victory over the Islanders on Monday night.
November 13, 2011 | Men's Basketball Islanders Host Denver Monday Night in Home Opener The Texas A&M - Corpus Christi men’s basketball team will take part in its regular-season home opener on Monday night, playing host to the University of Denver at 7 p.m. at the American Bank Center.
November 11, 2011 | Men's Basketball Islanders Fall to Cowboys in Season Opener Chris Hawkins-Mast led all scorers with 14 points, but the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team was unable to keep pace with Big 12 foe Oklahoma State in the season opener, falling 71-39 at Gallagher-Iba Arena. Freshman Nate Maxey had four blocks and eight rebounds in his debut, most of those in the first half, in the loss.
November 17, 2011 | Men's Basketball As Hurd on the Sideline: Vol. 1, Issue 1 Go behind the scenes with Islanders men's basketball through the eyes of junior Charlie Hurd.
November 10, 2011 | Men's Basketball Islanders To Open Season at Oklahoma State The Texas A&M - Corpus Christi men’s basketball team will open its 2011-12 regular season with a Friday night contest at Big 12 foe Oklahoma State in Stillwater. The contest will be the first official game for head coach Willis Wilson at the helm of the Islanders program.
November 9, 2011 | Men's Basketball Islanders Men's Basketball Signs William Nelson to NLI The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team has signed William Nelson (Acadiana, La./Hutchinson CC) to a National Letter of Intent, head coach Willis Wilson announced today. Nelson is a 6-foot-7, 215-pound small forward who will have two years of eligibility remaining when he joins the Islanders in the fall of 2012.
November 10, 2011 | Men's Basketball Islanders Announce Several New Ticket Plans Several new ticket plans are now available for the 2011-12 Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team, the Department of Athletics announced today.
November 9, 2011 | Men's Basketball Islanders Athletics Partner with SGA for November Food Drive For the second consecutive year Islanders Athletics and the Student Government Association (SGA) are partnering together to help Metro Ministries by holding a food drive during the month of November.
November 7, 2011 | Men's Basketball Islanders Basketball Weekly Debuts Monday at University Center Islanders Basketball Weekly will make its 2011-12 debut tonight, Monday, Nov. 7, live from the University Center commons on the campus of Texas A&M – Corpus Christi. The show, which airs from 6-7 p.m., will be hosted by the Voice of the Islanders, Steven King, and airs live on NewsRadio 1360 KKTX.
November 5, 2011 | Men's Basketball Islanders Rally to Force OT, but Fall in Exhibition The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team rallied from a late 14-point deficit to force overtime, but Incarnate Word delivered the key shots in the extra session to post a 69-65 overtime victory over the Islanders in an exhibition contest on Saturday night at the American Bank Center.
November 4, 2011 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Set to Host UIW in Exhibition The Willis Wilson era begins on Saturday night, as the Islanders will tip off the season with an exhibition against Incarnate Word at 7 p.m. at the American Bank Center.
November 4, 2011 | Men's Basketball Two Former Islanders Chosen in NBDL Draft A pair of former Islanders were selected in the 2011 NBA Development League Draft on Thursday, Nov. 3. Chris Daniels (2004-08) went to the Erie Bayhawks with the ninth overall pick and Brian Evans (2000-04) went to the Sioux Falls Skyforce in the seventh round.
November 3, 2011 | Men's Basketball Islanders Basketball Hosts 2011 Tip-Off Luncheon The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s and women’s basketball programs hosted the 2011 Tip-Off Luncheon on Thursday at the Holiday Inn-Emerald Beach. Supporters of Islanders Athletics were on hand to hear head coaches Willis Wilson and Robert Robinson speak and to dine with the coaching staffs from both teams.
November 3, 2011 | Men's Basketball Islanders vs. Lamar to Air on Southland TV The Jan. 4 game between the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team and Lamar will be televised on Southland TV, the conference announced today. The contest is set to tip off at 7 p.m. at the American Bank Center.
November 1, 2011 | Men's Basketball Single-Game Basketball Tickets On Sale Now Single-game men’s and women’s basketball tickets are now available for purchase at the Islanders Athletics Ticket Office by calling 825-BALL (2255) today. Fans can also purchase tickets for both men's basketball and women's basketball online.
October 30, 2011 | Men's Basketball Several Promotions on Tap for Basketball Season With men’s basketball season rapidly approaching, Islanders Athletics has several exciting promotions already scheduled for the upcoming year. Included in the list are charitable donation drives, discounted tickets, giveaways and plenty of other reasons to be in the seats at the American Bank Center this year.
October 26, 2011 | Men's Basketball Meet the New Islanders - Kennon Dvorak Today, GoIslanders.com has a bonus edition of Meet the New Islanders. Sophomore Kennon Dvorak joined the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team as a walk-on just over a week ago following tryouts.
October 23, 2011 | Men's Basketball GoIslanders.com Talks to Chris Hawkins-Mast Just over a week into the 2011-12 preseason, GoIslanders.com caught up with the lone senior on the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team, Chris Hawkins-Mast.
October 24, 2011 | Men's Basketball Tip-off Time Announced for Islanders at West Virginia The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team’s game at West Virginia on Dec. 17 will tip off at 2 p.m. ET (1 p.m. CT).
October 31, 2011 | Men's Basketball Continental Tire Named Sponsor of Las Vegas Classic Continental Tire of Americas has agreed to be the title sponsor of the Las Vegas Invitational and Las Vegas Classic college basketball tournaments this season. The 11th annual Las Vegas Classic, which is scheduled for December 22 and 23 at the Orleans Arena, will feature West Virginia, Baylor, St. Mary’s and Missouri State, plus Bethune Cookman, Texas A&M Corpus Christi, Kennesaw State and Tennessee Tech.
October 21, 2011 | Men's Basketball Islanders Invasion Highlight Video Now Online The highlight video from last Saturday’s Islanders Invasion is now available online at GoIslanders.com.
October 19, 2011 | Men's Basketball Tip-Off Luncheon Set for Thursday, Nov. 3 The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi Department of Athletics will host the 2011-12 Basketball Tip-Off Luncheon on Thursday, Nov. 3, at 11:30 a.m. The Luncheon will be held at the Holiday Inn – Emerald Beach on Shoreline Blvd.
October 18, 2011 | Men's Basketball Former Islander Daniels a Finalist for USA Basketball Pan Am Games Team Former Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball player Chris Daniels is one of the 15 players selected as a finalist for the 2011 USA Men’s Basketball Pan American Games Team.
October 17, 2011 | Men's Basketball Meet the New Islanders - Jason Smith In the final installment of GoIslanders.com’s “Meet the New Islanders” series, we introduce you to possibly the most charismatic member of the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team, junior Jason Smith.
October 15, 2011 | Women's Basketball Islanders Invasion Kicks-Off 2011-12 Basketball Season The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi basketball programs, along with the cheer and dance squads and pep band, kicked off the 2011-12 season today in front of nearly 750 fans at Islanders Invasion at the Dugan Wellness Center.
October 14, 2011 | Men's Basketball Islanders Tip Off Preseason With First Official Practice The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball preseason officially got underway Friday afternoon at 5 p.m., as the team hosted its first official practice of 2011-12. The Islanders will follow the first practice up with Islanders Invasion on Saturday afternoon, slated to begin following the volleyball match which starts at 1 p.m.
October 14, 2011 | Men's Basketball Clear Channel Corpus Christi to Carry Islanders Men's Basketball The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi Department of Athletics has partnered with Clear Channel Corpus Christi for its 2011-12 men’s basketball broadcasts, Interim Director of Athletics Scott Lazenby announced today. The agreement will place Islanders basketball games and coaches shows on NewsRadio 1360 KKTX.
October 11, 2011 | Men's Basketball Meet the New Islanders - Jordan Pope-Didier This is the final week that GoIslanders.com will be introducing you to the newest members of the Islanders men’s basketball team. Today, meet Jordan Pope-Didier, a freshman who joins the team after playing a year at Westwind Academy in Arizona.
October 8, 2011 | Men's Basketball Meet the New Islanders - Nate Maxey Over the next couple weeks, GoIslanders.com will be introducing you to the newest members of the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team. Today, meet Nate Maxey, a freshman from San Diego, Calif.
October 5, 2011 | Men's Basketball Checking in With Coach Wilson - 10-5-11 Head Coach Willis Wilson of the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team stopped by to check in with GoIslanders.com yesterday. In today’s edition of Checking In With Coach Wilson, the Islanders’ leader talks about the team’s changing culture and the excitement of the upcoming season.
October 4, 2011 | Men's Basketball Meet the New Islanders - Jake Kocher Over the next few weeks, GoIslanders.com will be introducing you to the newest members of the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men's basketball team. Today, meet Jake Kocher, a freshman guard from Austin.
October 15, 2011 | Women's Basketball Islanders Invasion to be Streamed Live for FREE GoIslanders.com will offer FREE live streaming of Islanders Invasion on Saturday, Oct. 15, at approximately 3 p.m. Streaming will begin just a few minutes after the conclusion of the volleyball match.
October 6, 2011 | Men's Basketball Islanders Invasion Set for Oct. 15 The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi basketball programs, in conjunction with the cheer and dance squads and pep band, will kick off the 2011-12 season with Islanders Invasion on Saturday, Oct. 15, at the Dugan Wellness Center. The event will tip off approximately 30 minutes after the conclusion of the Islanders-Southeastern Louisiana volleyball match, which starts at 1 p.m.
October 5, 2011 Islanders Student-Athletes Take Part in Read to Achieve Several student-athletes from Texas A&M – Corpus Christi took part in the Read to Achieve Program on Wednesday at Gloria Hicks Elementary School. Members of the cross country and men’s basketball teams headed across town to hear from students about the books they have been reading recently.
September 30, 2011 | Men's Basketball Meet the New Islanders - Johnathan Jordan Over the next few weeks, GoIslanders.com will be introducing you to the newest members of the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team. Today, meet Johnathan Jordan, a freshman guard from Houston.
September 27, 2011 | Men's Basketball Meet the New Islanders - James King Over the next month, GoIslanders.com will introduce you to the newest members of the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men's basketball team. Today, meet freshman James King, who hails from Schertz, Texas.
September 22, 2011 | Men's Basketball Basketball Season Tickets Now On Sale! Islanders men’s and women’s basketball season tickets are now available for public sale, the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi Department of Athletics announced today. Men’s season tickets are as low as $99, while the women’s package is available for as little as $70.
September 22, 2011 | Men's Basketball Meet the New Islanders - Charlie Hurd Over the next month, GoIslanders.com will introduce you to the newest members of the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men's basketball team. Today, fans get introduced to Charlie Hurd, who comes from Division II Tarleton State and will sit out this season under NCAA transfer rules.
September 20, 2011 | Men's Basketball Meet the New Islanders - Myron Dempsey
September 15, 2011 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Takes Part in First Team Workout The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team took part in its first full-team workout today. Full-fledged practices cannot start until Oct. 14 due to NCAA rules.
September 14, 2011 | Men's Basketball Meet the New Islanders - Hameed Ali Over the next month, GoIslanders.com will introduce you to the newest members of the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball team. Today, meet Hameed Ali, a freshman out of Hayward, Calif.
September 3, 2011 | Men's Basketball Reynolds, Watt Sign Deals Overseas Former Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s basketball players Demond Watt and Justin Reynolds have signed professional contracts overseas. Reynolds has inked a deal to play in Macedonia, while Watt will be headed to Sweden to further his basketball career.
August 31, 2011 | Athletics Islanders’ Basketball Teams Set To Take Part In Marina Market Day The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men's and women's basketball teams will be on hand at the Corpus Christi Marina Market Day Saturday, Sept. 3 to sign posters and greet Islanders' fans.
August 26, 2011 | Men's Basketball Islanders Men's Basketball Starts Individual Work With fall classes underway, the Texas A&M - Corpus Christi men's basketball staff is finally able to get its first work in with its group of nine newcomers.
August 10, 2011 | Men's Basketball Islanders Announce 2011-2012 Men's Basketball Schedule CORPUS CHRISTI - Texas A&M - Corpus Christi will play nine games against teams that advanced to last year's postseason as part of the 2011-12 men's basketball schedule, head coach Willis Wilson announced today. The team will host 12 games this season, including 11 at the American Bank Center.
August 4, 2011 | Men's Basketball Checking in with Coach Wilson CORPUS CHRISTI – Head men's basketball coach Willis Wilson took some time out of his day to visit with GoIslanders.com. In today's edition of Catching Up with Coach Wilson, he talks about summer conditioning, the community's support and a special contest that some of the freshmen are taking part in.
July 25, 2011 | Men's Basketball Islanders Take New Approach for Summer Workouts CORPUS CHRISTI – Student-athletes for Texas A&M - Corpus Christi have taken a different approach to their summer strength and conditioning. Under the leadership of Director of Strength and Conditioning Lauren Harris, the Islanders have taken to the sand in order to improve their ability away from the court.
July 13, 2011 | Men's Basketball Checking in with Coach Wilson CORPUS CHRISTI - Head Men's Basketball Coach Willis Wilson stopped by on Wednesday to update fans on what is going on this summer with the program. Click here to see the video interview.
July 12, 2011 | Men's Basketball Top Moment #7 - Men's Hoops Knocks Off Houston CORPUS CHRISTI - Throughout the summer of 2011, GoIslanders.com will look back at the best moments and athletic performances from the 2010-11 school year.
August 2, 2011 | Men's Basketball Catching Up With: Antonio Topps CORPUS CHRISTI – Former Islanders guard Antonio Topps (2007-11) stopped by recently to catch up with GoIslanders.com. Be sure to subscribe to the Islanders Youtube channel to get all the latest video updates from all of the Islanders 14 varsity sports.
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