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Texas A&M-Corpus Christi Islanders
Texas A&M Corpus Christi
School Name: Texas A&M University at Corpus Christi
Location: Corpus Christi, Texas
Arena: American Bank Center
Capacity: 8,156
Conference: Southland
Head coach: Willis Wilson

The Texas A&M–Corpus Christi Islanders is the basketball team that represent Texas A&M University–Corpus Christi in Corpus Christi, Texas. The school's team currently competes in the Southland Conference. The team last played in the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament in 2007. The Islanders are currently coached by Perry Clark. The school's first season of basketball was 1999-2000.


  • Head Coach - Perry Clark
  • Assistant Head Coach - Billy Garrett
  • Assistant Coach - Brian Merritt
  • Assistant Coach - Kevin Norris

Former coaches[]

  • Ronnie Arrow

NCAA Tournament results[]

On March 11, 2007, the Islanders beat Northwestern State University 81-78 to win the Southland Conference tournament. With the win, the school earned its first bid to the NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Tournament. As a #15 seed, the Islanders lost their opening-round matchup to No. 2 seed Wisconsin, 76-63, after jumping out to a 10-0 lead and then 25-7 lead.

The Islanders have appeared in one NCAA Tournament. Their combined record is 0-1.

Year Result Seed Opponent Score
2007 First Round Elimination 15 (2) University of Wisconsin 76-63

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