CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas -- Jarvis Garner scored 23 points to lead Central Arkansas to a 76-67 win over Texas A&M-CC Saturday, giving the Bears their first Southland Conference win of the season.
Garner also had six rebounds.
The Islanders (2-14, 1-5) led 34-24 at halftime. The Islanders shot 44.6 percent from the field for the game, while the Bears shot 41 percent. But the Islanders committed 12 turnovers, and the Bears converted them into 15 points.
The Bears took the lead for good with seven minutes to play when Crawford made a 3-pointer, putting the score at 55-53.
Gonzaga center Przemek Karnowski, who missed most of last season with a back injury, says he is returning for another year.
Wisconsin forward Nigel Hayes has withdrawn from the NBA draft and will return to the Badgers for his senior season.
Recruiting reporter Jeff Borzello has gotten grilled for his selections of underachieving and overachieving college basketball programs. He joins Phil Murphy to explain his rankings.
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