Howard squares off against Austin Peay

Austin Peay (2-2) vs. Howard (4-2)

Burr Arena, Washington; Friday, 3 p.m. EST

BOTTOM LINE: Austin Peay and Howard both look to put winning streaks together . Both teams won this past weekend. Howard earned an 82-76 win in High Point over William & Mary on Sunday, while Austin Peay won 87-81 at Dayton on Saturday.

SUPER SENIORS: Howard’s Kyle Foster, Randall Brumant and Tai Bibbs have combined to account for 37 percent of the team’s scoring this season and have scored 40 percent of all Bison points over the last five games.

FUELING THE OFFENSE: Elijah Hawkins has either made or assisted on 48 percent of all Howard field goals over the last three games. The freshman guard has 14 field goals and 28 assists in those games.

ASSIST-TO-FG RATIO: The Governors have recently used assists to create buckets more often than the Bison. Howard has an assist on 50 of 87 field goals (57.5 percent) across its previous three games while Austin Peay has assists on 42 of 71 field goals (59.2 percent) during its past three games.

DID YOU KNOW: Howard is ranked first among MEAC teams with an average of 84.5 points per game.

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