Trammell, Mercer cruise past Austin Peay, 41-34

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) John Russ threw two touchdown passes and Kyle Trammell scored on a 50-yard run in the fourth quarter to help Mercer beat Austin Peay 41-34 on Saturday night. Trammell, who is listed as a linebacker and came in with just four carries for 8 yards this season, finished with 97 yards rushing on 13 carries. Russ connected with Marquise Irvin and Chandler Curtis...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Five FCS teams still winless

(STATS) - There are five winless teams in the FCS and one of them doesn't seem to belong in the group. MEAC members Bethune-Cookman (0-5) and Delaware State (0-6), Austin Peay (0-6) of the Ohio Valley Conference, Abilene Christian (0-7) of the Southland Conference and Mississippi Valley State (0-7) from the SWAC are still seeking their first wins. The team that stands out on the...
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7 days ago

Jenkins, Clemons lead JSU over Austin Peay 34-14

JACKSONVILLE, Ala. (AP) Eli Jenkins and Josh Clemons scored two touchdowns each and Jacksonville State defeated Austin Peay 34-14 on Saturday. Clemons' 1-yard run gave the Gamecocks a 21-7 lead in the third quarter and Jenkins added his first TD run, a 5-yarder, later in the period. Clemons' 46-yard score in the fourth quarter made it 34-7. Jenkins, who became the third Ohio...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

UT Martin outlasts a late surge from Austin Peay 45-31

MARTIN, Tenn. (AP) Troy Cook passed for 253 yards with three first-half touchdowns and Tennessee Martin rolled past Austin Peay 45-31 on Saturday. Cook went 17 of 21 while Holcombe went 8 of 13 for 127 yards for UT Martin. Ben Axline grabbed eight catches for 198 yards and a TD - the most individual receiving yards for the Skyhawks (3-3, 2-1 Ohio Valley) in Division I play. The...
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18 days ago  |  Discuss

Humphries, Gandy lead Murray St. past Austin Peay 45-17

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) KD Humphries passed for 455 yards and accounted for six touchdowns, Jordon Gandy had 13 receptions for 147 yards and three scores - all career highs - and Murray State cruised to a 45- 17 win over Austin Peay on Saturday night. Humphries had a school record 49 completions on 60 attempts, threw for five TDs and ran for another. Gandy caught scoring passes...
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25 days ago  |  Discuss

Eastern Illinois wins 8th straight over Austin Peay, 56-35

CHARLESTON, Ill. (AP) Austin Green passed for 263 yards and had three touchdowns, Devin Church and Christopher Anderson each rushed for more than 100 yards, and Eastern Illinois continued its recent dominance of Ohio Valley foe Austin Peay with a 56-35 win on Saturday. Trailing 21-7 Tommy Hays' 3-yard run got Austin Peay (0-3, 0-2) within a score at 21-14 midway through the second...
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September 24, 2016  |  Discuss

Tennessee Tech beats Austin Peay 41-7

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Michael Birdsong threw four touchdowns as Tennessee Tech beat Austin Peay 41-7 on Saturday. Birdsong was 19-of-27 for 280 yards passing for the Golden Eagles (1-1, 1-0 Ohio Valley Conference). Yeedee Thaenrat ran for 84 yards and a score on 14 carries and Nick Madonia kicked two field goals. Tennessee Tech amassed 493 total yards and held Austin Peay to...
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September 11, 2016  |  Discuss

Coach Dave Loos returning as Austin Peay coach

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Dave Loos, who led Austin Peay's run through the Ohio Valley Conference tournament to earning an NCAA Tournament berth, will be back as the Governors coach next season. Athletic director Ryan Ivey announced Loos' return Tuesday. Ivey says Loos agreed to a one-year contract extension. The athletic director says he sees Loos as the Governors' head coach...
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April 05, 2016  |  Discuss

Kansas fans raise money for Mizzou assistant’s 6-year-old daughter’s cancer fund

Rhyan Loos, the six-year-old daughter of Missouri assistant Brad Loos and the granddaughter of Austin Peay head coach Dave Loos, is currently battling neuroblastoma – a rare form of childhood cancer. Understandably, her family is looking everywhere for strength, and they got some from a very unexpected source. According to The Kansas City Star, a 2004 Kansas graduate named Camille...
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March 19, 2016  |  Discuss

Kansas Fans Rallying To Donate To Cancer Fund For Mizzou Assistant’s 6-Year-Old Daughter

Rhyan Loos, the six-year-old daughter of Missouri assistant Brad Loos and the granddaughter of Austin Peay head coach Dave Loos, is currently battling neuroblastoma – a rare form of childhood cancer. This week, she and her family got some support from an unexpected source. According to The Kansas City Star, a 2004 Kansas graduate named Camille Andress has begun a movement to help...
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March 19, 2016  |  Discuss

Jayhawks roll past Austin Peay 105-79

DES MOINES, Iowa -- Svi Mykhailiuk scored a career-high 23 points, Perry Ellis added 21 and top-seeded Kansas throttled Austin Peay 105-79 on Thursday in the opening round of the NCAA Tournament.Landen Lucas scored 16 points for the Jayhawks (31-4), who will face Connecticut on Saturday with a chance to return to the Sweet 16 for the first time since 2013.Kansas, the No. 1 seed in...
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March 17, 2016  |  Discuss

Austin Peay fans’ chant is the best ever

The No. 16 Austin Peay Governors are in the middle of their opening round matchup against No. 1 Kansas Jayhawks and even though Austin Peay is likely getting shellacked by the time the final buzzer sounds, their fans can take solace in the fact that their rallying chant is probably the best of the tournament thus far. That chant? Why, none other than “Let’s Go Peay!” APSU...
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March 17, 2016  |  Discuss

Top-seeded Kansas opens tournament play vs. Austin Peay

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) Top-ranked Kansas was the best team in arguably the best league in America. The Jayhawks (30-4), winners of the Big 12's regular season and tournament titles, open NCAA Tournament play Thursday against Austin Peay (18-17) as the No. 1 seed in the South Region. But after second-round losses in each of its last two tournaments as a No. 2 seed, Kansas is more...
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March 16, 2016  |  Discuss

Kansas vs. Austin Peay – Game Time, TV Channel, Announcers, Betting Line, Predictions

Twitter/Kansas The NCAA Tournament’s South Region was just announced, and to no one’s surprise, the Kansas Jayhawks are the overall No. 1 seed. Kansas, behind both the Big 12′s regular season title and the Big 12′s tournament title, is one of the most dangerous teams in the field. Led by stars Perry Ellis, Wayne Selden, Frank Mason and Devonte’ Graham, the sky is the limit...
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March 13, 2016  |  Discuss

Austin Peay's NCAA Tournament run a respite for Loos family

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Dave Loos is a fidgeter by nature, having what he calls a ''nervous itch.'' Stuck in Tennessee while his young granddaughter went through hours of surgery in New York for a rare cancer, the Austin Peay coach stayed busy walking the floors at his hotel. Loos didn't want to bug his son, so he let Brad call with updates. ''There was a lot of pacing, just trying...
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March 12, 2016  |  Discuss

The Incredible Run of Austin Peay

Conference Tournament season always spawns great storylines as teams go into desperation mode. Even though the vast majority of Division I teams are playing with their season on the line, the top seeds generally prevail in the end. But this college basketball season has been different from the beginning. Top teams have been toppled all season and conference tournament play has...
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March 05, 2016  |  Discuss

Austin Peay, Yale become first to clinch NCAA Tournament bids

The 2016 NCAA Tournament is just around the corner and some conference championships are going to be decided this weekend and next. However, Saturday night we found out the first two teams to punch their tickets to the Big Dance. Austin Peay entered the Ohio Valley Conference tournament as the eight seed and went on an underdog run defeating the five seed Tennessee Tech, four seed...
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March 05, 2016  |  Discuss

Cinderella Austin Peay first team to clinch NCAA tournament bid

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Freshman Jared Savage scored 24 points, hitting 8 of 14 from 3, as Austin Peay upset No. 2 seed UT Martin 83-73 Saturday night in the Ohio Valley Conference tournament championship earning an automatic NCAA Tournament berth with its fourth win in as many days.The Governors (18-17) won their sixth straight overall for their first OVC title since 2008 and fifth...
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March 05, 2016  |  Discuss

Austin Peay upsets top-seeded Belmont in OVC, 97-96 in OT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Chris Horton scored 30 points, including a pair of free throws with a minute left in overtime and Austin Peay held on to upset top-seeded Belmont 97-96 on Friday night in an Ohio Valley Conference semifinal. The eighth-seeded Governors (17-17) will to face either No. 3 Moorhead State or sixth-seeded Murray State in the championship Saturday. Horton was 8...
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March 04, 2016  |  Discuss

Austin Peay pulls away late, beats Tennessee State in OVC

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) John Murry hit a 3-pointer and Josh Robinson made five free throws in the final 24 seconds to give Austin Peay a 74-73 victory over Tennessee State on Thursday night in an Ohio Valley Conference quarterfinal. Eighth-seeded Austin Peay (16-17) moves on to face top-seeded Belmont on Friday. Josh Robinson scored 17 points to lead the Governors. Chris Horton...
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March 03, 2016  |  Discuss

Horton's 37 and 21 propels Austin Peay over Tennessee Tech

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Chris Horton matched a career high with 37 points and added a career-best 21 rebounds to lead No. 8 seed Austin Peay to a 92-72 win over No. 5 seed Tennessee Tech in the first round of the Ohio Valley Conference tournament on Wednesday night. Austin Peay's 92 points are the most scored for the Governors in an OVC tournament game since 2000. Chris Porter...
Via AP on Fox
March 02, 2016  |  Discuss

Austin Peay rallies to beat SE Missouri 83-75

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Josh Robinson and Chris Horton combined for 35 points as Austin Peay rallied to beat Southeast Missouri 83-75 on Saturday night to close out the regular season. Robinson had 18 points and Horton added 17 points while grabbing nine rebounds. Chris Porter-Bunton had 14 points for Austin Peay (14-17, 7-9 Ohio Valley Conference), currently tied with Eastern...
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February 27, 2016  |  Discuss

Austin Peay downs SIU-Edwardsville 80-75

EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) Josh Robinson made three 3-pointers and finished with 22 points to lead Austin Peay to an 80-75 over SIU-Edwardsville on Thursday night, but their hopes for the No. 8 seed in the Ohio Valley Conference tournament remain in the balance. Eighth-place Eastern Kentucky beat Jacksonville State 76-54 on Thursday night and the Governors must finish ahead of the...
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February 25, 2016  |  Discuss

Austin Peay has competitive schedule for Healy debut

(STATS) - Austin Peay will play two FBS opponents for the seventh straight year as part of coach Will Healy's first season leading the Governors. The struggling Ohio Valley Conference program will try to improve on an 0-11 record last year. The Governors will open their 11-game schedule at Troy on Sept. 3 and close it at Kentucky on Nov. 19. Their other non-conference game will...
Via AP on Fox
February 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Austin Peay uses late 13-0 run to beat E. Illinois 79-70

CHARLESTON, Ill. (AP) Josh Robinson scored 21 points, Chris Horton and Kenny Jones each recorded double-doubles and Austin Peay beat Eastern Illinois 79-70 Wednesday night. Back-to-back baskets by Robinson and Khalil Davis gave Austin Peay a 68-66 lead with 3:06 remaining. They came during Austin Peay's 13-0 run for a 74-66 advantage as Eastern Illinios went without a field goal...
Via AP on Fox
February 10, 2016  |  Discuss
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