Alabama A&M beats Prairie View A&M 77-73 OT

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PRAIRIE VIEW, Texas (AP)—Cornelius Hester and Jonathan Inman combined for 46 points and led Alabama A&M to a come-from-behind overtime victory defeating Prairie View A&M, 77-73 Monday night.

Inman’s double-double of a career-high 22 points and 12 rebounds, together with Hester’s game-high 24 points contributed to the win. Desmond Jackson chipped in with 12 for Alabama A&M (6-11, 4-5 SWAC).

The Bulldogs trailed by nine at the break as Prairie View A&M pulled away late in the first half to post a 36-27 lead. Hester, Inman, and Jackson combined to score all but 11 of the Bulldogs’ 39 points in the second half, and the game went to overtime tied at 66.

After Prairie View A&M pulled ahead 69-66 in the extra period, Jackson tied the game with a three-pointer, and Alabama A&M never trailed again.

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 Alabama A&M
Jonathan Inman Jonathan Inman
9-13,  22 Pts
12 Rebs, 3 Assists
 Prairie View A&M
Michael Griffin Michael Griffin
9-16,  24 Pts
4 Rebs, 1 Assists

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