Prairie View edges Alabama A&M 75-72

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NORMAL, Ala. (AP) John Brisco scored a career-high 27 points, Tre Hagood added 21 and Prairie View beat Alabama A&M 75-72 on Saturday.

Prairie View (12-16, 10-5 Southwestern Athletic Conference) chipped away during a sluggish second half, tying at 49 on Tre Hagood's layup with 12 minutes to play. A pair of free throws by A&M's Nicholas West gave the Bulldogs a one-point lead with 3:20 to go.

The Panthers responded with a six-point run to lead 70-65 with 2:11 remaining. Justin Colvin's putback three-point play got it back to one with 29 seconds left, but Prairie View's John Brisco was 4 of 4 from the line, while West and Ladarius Tabb both missed 3-point attempts on the last possession.

Tabb led Alabama A&M (8-17, 7-8) with 18 points and 14 rebounds. West finished with 13 points and 14 boards. The Bulldogs led 43-34 at the break.