Augustin leads Prairie View A&M against Alabama A&M after 21-point performance

Prairie View A&M Panthers (7-13, 3-4 SWAC) at Alabama A&M Bulldogs (6-13, 2-4 SWAC)

Huntsville, Alabama; Monday, 8 p.m. EST

BOTTOM LINE: Prairie View A&M visits the Alabama A&M Bulldogs after Hegel Augustin scored 21 points in Prairie View A&M’s 56-55 overtime loss to the Alabama State Hornets.

The Bulldogs are 6-6 in home games. Alabama A&M is 3-6 in games decided by 10 or more points.

The Panthers are 3-4 in conference matchups. Prairie View A&M is eighth in the SWAC with 10.6 assists per game led by William Douglas averaging 2.1.

The Bulldogs and Panthers match up Monday for the first time in SWAC play this season.

TOP PERFORMERS: Messiah Thompson is averaging 10.4 points, 3.3 assists and 1.7 steals for the Bulldogs. Garrett Hicks is averaging 14.6 points and 1.7 steals over the past 10 games for Alabama A&M.

Douglas is averaging 14.5 points for the Panthers. Jeremiah Gambrell is averaging 11.4 points and 2.4 rebounds while shooting 32.6% over the last 10 games for Prairie View A&M.

LAST 10 GAMES: Bulldogs: 3-7, averaging 66.6 points, 28.3 rebounds, 13.1 assists, 8.1 steals and 4.1 blocks per game while shooting 42.9% from the field. Their opponents have averaged 73.0 points per game.

Panthers: 3-7, averaging 63.2 points, 33.6 rebounds, 10.2 assists, 8.0 steals and 3.4 blocks per game while shooting 38.0% from the field. Their opponents have averaged 69.3 points.

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