NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 18: Dash Harris #5 of the Texas A&M Aggies reacts during a game agaisnt the St. John's Red Storm at the 2K Sports Classic Benefiting Coaches Vs Cancer at Madison Square Garden on November 18, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)
Ray Turner scored 16 points while Dash Harris had seven assists in the Aggies' 56-44 win over Alcorn State Wednesday night.
Texas A&M moved to 5-1 on the season with a 56-44 victory at home over Alcorn State Wednesday night. The win was the Aggies' third in a row since falling to Mississippi State on November 17.
Ray turner finished with 16 points and six rebounds while David Loubeau chipped in 14 points for the Aggies. Point guard Dash Harris finished with just two points but had five rebounds and seven assists in the game. Texas A&M connected on 40 percent of their field goal attempts but had a cold night from long range going 0-17 from beyond-the-arc. The Aggies made up for that cold shooting by holding a decisive 44-27 advantage on the boards.
Texas A&M jumped out to a 30-17 lead in the first half but was outscored 27-26 in the second half by the Braves.
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