Beckton and the American Eagles will visit Taylor and the Lehigh Mountain Hawks

American Eagles (8-20, 4-12 Patriot) vs. Lehigh Mountain Hawks (10-18, 8-8 Patriot)

Bethlehem, Pennsylvania; Wednesday, 7 p.m. EST

BOTTOM LINE: American takes on Lehigh at Patriot action on Wednesday.

The Mountain Hawks are 7-7 in home games. Lehigh is sixth in the Patriot with 67.2 points while shooting 44.3 percent from the field.

The Eagles are 4-12 in conference. The American ranks eighth in the Patriot with 6.9 offensive rebounds per game led by Matt Rogers with an average of 1.5.

The teams are playing for the second time this season in the Patriot game. The Mountain Hawks won the last meeting 63-61 on Jan. 1. Evan Taylor scored 25 points to help lead the Mountain Hawks to victory.

TOP PERFORMERS: Taylor averaged 1.7 3-pointers per game for the Mountain Hawks, scoring 13.0 points while shooting 41.2 percent from beyond the arc. Nic Lynch is shooting 55.9 percent and averaging 10.1 points over Lehigh’s last 10 games.

Elijah Stephens is averaging 6.4 points for the Eagles. Stacy Beckton Jr. is averaging 10.5 points over the last 10 games for American.

LAST 10 GAMES: Mountain Hawks: 4-6, averaged 68.8 points, 29.1 rebounds, 14.0 assists, 3.7 steals and 3.4 blocks per game while shooting 45.3 percent from the start. ground. Their opponents are averaging 71.8 points per game.

Eagles: 3-7, averaging 61.3 points, 26.9 rebounds, 11.0 assists, 7.7 steals and 3.3 blocks per game while shooting 43.5 percent from the field. Their opponents average 64.5 points.

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The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.

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