Mississippi State (17-9, 8-5) vs. Texas A&M (13-12, 7-6)
Reed Arena, College Station, Texas; Saturday, 3:30 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Two forwards will be on display as Reggie Perry and Mississippi State will take on Josh Nebo and Texas A&M. The sophomore Perry has scored 24 percent of the team’s points this season and is averaging 18 over his last five games. Nebo, a senior, is averaging 11.8 points over the last five games.
TEAM LEADERSHIP: Texas A&M’s Nebo has averaged 11.1 points, 6.2 rebounds and two blocks while Savion Flagg has put up 9.8 points and 5.2 rebounds. For the Bulldogs, Perry has averaged 17.4 points and 9.8 rebounds while Robert Woodard II has put up 11.3 points and seven rebounds.POTENT PERRY: Perry has connected on 31.7 percent of the 63 3-pointers he’s attempted and has made 3 of 9 over the last five games. He’s also converted 75.9 percent of his foul shots this season.