South carries Texas A&M-CC past McNeese St. 59-50

LAKE CHARLES, La. (AP) — Kareem South registered 17 points as Texas A&M-Corpus Christi defeated McNeese State 59-50 on Wednesday night.

Jake Babic had 12 points for Texas A&M-Corpus Christi (13-17, 8-9 Southland Conference). Elijah Schmidt added eight rebounds. Jashawn Talton had seven rebounds for the road team.

McNeese State scored 15 points in the first half, a season low for the team.

James Harvey had 15 points for the Cowboys (9-21, 5-12). Jarren Greenwood added 10 points and six rebounds. Shamarkus Kennedy had 10 rebounds and three blocks.

Texas A&M-Corpus Christi finishes out the regular season against Houston Baptist at home on Saturday. McNeese State finishes out the regular season against Lamar on the road on Saturday.