COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) _ Josh Carter scored 18 of his 20 points in the first half and Number 14 Texas A&M beat Florida A&M 83-54 today for its fifth straight win.
Carter, who led the nation in 3-point accuracy last season, went 4-for-5 from 3-point range in the first half against the Rattlers.
He missed both of his attempts from behind the arc during limited action in the second half.
Aggies coach Mark Turgeon moved into a tie with Billy Gillispie for the best start by a first-year coach in school history at 12-1.
Gillispie, now the Kentucky coach, went 12-1 to start the 2004-05 season.