Clarksville, TN Online: News, Opinion, Arts & Entertainment.


Topic: APSU Men’s Basketball

APSU Athlete of the Week Josh Robinson

 

APSU Sports Information

Austin Peay State University Sports - APSU - Governors - Lady GovsClarksville, TN – Sophomore guard Josh Robinson, of the Austin Peay State University men’s basketball team, has been named the Copies in a Flash APSU Athlete of the Week.

Robinson scored a game-high 24 points in the Govs 105-79 loss to top-seed Kansas in the NCAA Tournament, hitting 7-of-16 from the floor and 7-of-8 from the free-throw line.

After sliding over to point guard with two games to go in the regular season, the St. Louis native averaged 21.0 points on 45.2 percent (42-of-93) shooting to lead APSU from fringe contender to Ohio Valley Conference Champion.

APSU Josh Robinson «Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Sports | No Comments
 

APSU’s Chris Horton named All-District by National Association of Basketball Coaches

 

APSU Sports Information

Austin Peay State University Governors - APSUKansas City, MOChris Horton, who propelled Austin Peay State University to a miracle run in the Ohio Valley Conference tournament and its first NCAA tourney appearance since 2008, has been named first-team All-District 19 by the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) as selected by member coaches.

That was announced Friday by the NABC.

APSU Chris Horton «Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Sports | No Comments
 

APSU Governors Basketball season ends with loss to Kansas at NCAA Tournament

 

APSU Sports Information

APSU Baskeball GovsDes Moines, IA – APSU found out why Kansas is ranked No. 1 in the country, Thursday.

The Jayhawks used a 16-4 first-half run and were never headed as Austin Peay State University fell, 105-79, in South Region men’s basketball action played at the Wells Fargo Arena. The 31-4 Jayhawks will advance to play UConn in the Round of 32, Saturday.

Austin Peay Governors center Chris Horton (5) handles the ball against Kansas Jayhawks forward Landen Lucas (33) during the first half in the first round of the 2016 NCAA Tournament at Wells Fargo Arena. (Steven Branscombe-USA TODAY Sports)

Austin Peay Governors center Chris Horton (5) handles the ball against Kansas Jayhawks forward Landen Lucas (33) during the first half in the first round of the 2016 NCAA Tournament at Wells Fargo Arena. (Steven Branscombe-USA TODAY Sports)

«Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Sports | No Comments
 


APSU Governors Basketball plays No. 1 Kansas Thursday in First Round of NCAA Tournament

 

Austin Peay (18-17/7-9 OVC) vs. Kansas (30-4/15-3 BIG 12)

Thursday, March 17th, 2016 |  3:00pm CT
DesMoines, IA | Wells Fargo Arena

Austin Peay State University Governors - APSUDes Moines, IA – Austin Peay State University’s magical late-season run has taken it west and if this Cinderella story is to continue the Governors hope Wells Fargo Arena becomes their “Field”, err, “Court of Dreams,” 3:00pm, Thursday, against No. 1 Kansas in first-round NCAA Regional action, to be broadcast by TNT.

Playing in their first NCAA tournament since 2008, the Governors enter Thursday’s game amidst a six-game winning streak, their longest win streak since the 2010-11 season.

Austin Peay Men's Basketball heads to DesMoines Thursday to face No. 1 Kansas in First Round of NCAA Tournament. (APSU Sports Information) «Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Sports | No Comments
 

Instant Peay Play: APSU Governors facing Kansas, history in NCAA Tournament

 

Instant Peay Play - APSU SportsClarksville, TN – After making a history-making run through the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament last week, Austin Peay State University’s men’s basketball team will have to face a history making challenge once again in the NCAA Tournament.

The Governors (18-17) were the first eighth-seed to win the OVC Tournament championship, winning four games in four days, but now a bigger undertaking awaits them as a 16-seed and having to go up against the NCAA Tournament’s overall number-one seed Kansas (30-4).

Austin Peay Governors pose for a group photo following the Ohio Valley Conference tournament championship game against the Tennessee-Martin Skyhawks at Municipal Auditorium. Austin Peay won 83-73. (Jim Brown-USA TODAY Sports)

Austin Peay Governors pose for a group photo following the Ohio Valley Conference tournament championship game against the Tennessee-Martin Skyhawks at Municipal Auditorium. Austin Peay won 83-73. (Jim Brown-USA TODAY Sports)

«Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Sports | No Comments
 

APSU Basketball headed to NCAA Tournament South Regional to take on #1 seeded Kansas Jayhawks

 

APSU Sports Information

APSU BasketballClarksville, TN – After winning four games in four days to complete an epic run to the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament Championship, APSU eagerly waited with baited breath for its destination and opponent, to be announced on Selection Sunday.

Austin Peay heads to NCAA Tournament to play Kansas Thursday, March 17th at the South Region of the 2016 NCAA Tournament. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay heads to NCAA Tournament to play Kansas Thursday, March 17th at the South Region of the 2016 NCAA Tournament. (APSU Sports Information)

«Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Sports | No Comments
 

CBS “Bridge Show” to feature APSU Basketball live Saturday

 

APSU Sports Information

Austin Peay State University Governors - APSUClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University men’s basketball team will be featured live from the Governors locker room, Saturday afternoon, in the CBS College basketball “Bridge Show” between the two Big 10 semifinals.

Austin Peay Governors Basketball will be featured in the CBS "Bridge Show" live Saturday afternoon. (Jim Brown-USA TODAY Sports)

Austin Peay Governors Basketball will be featured in the CBS “Bridge Show” live Saturday afternoon. (Jim Brown-USA TODAY Sports)

«Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Sports | No Comments
 


Chris Horton named APSU Athlete of the Week

 

APSU Sports Information

Austin Peay State University Sports - APSU - Governors - Lady GovsClarksville, TN – Senior center Chris Horton, of the Austin Peay State University men’s basketball team, has been named the Copies in a Flash APSU Athlete of the Week.

Horton earned 2016 Ohio Valley Conference Tournament MVP honors after averaging 22.5 points and 14.0 rebounds in the Governors four wins en route to their fifth OVC Tournament Championship.

APSU Chris Horton «Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Sports | No Comments
 

APSU to hold NCAA Tournament Selection Show party at the Dunn Center Sunday

 

APSU Sports Information

APSU BasketballClarksville, TN – APSU Governor fans, join Austin Peay State University men’s basketball team Sunday, March 13th to find out the Governors NCAA Men’s Basketball Championship opening-round destination.

Austin Peay NCAA Tournament Selection Show party set for Sunday, March 14th at the Dunn Center. Starts at 4:00pm. (APSU Sports Information) «Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Sports | No Comments
 

APSU tickets for NCAA Basketball Tournament can be reserved now

 

APSU Sports Information

APSU BasketballClarksville, TN – Calling all APSU Governor fans –

The Austin Peay State University Governors are going dancing after four magical days in Nashville Tennessee! We need your support when we open NCAA Tournament play next week, and we need you to be as loud and proud for our first NCAA Tournament game since 2008 as you were over four incredible days in Nashville.

Austin Peay Governors fans cheer celebrating their teams victory following the Ohio Valley Conference tournament championship game against the Tennessee-Martin Skyhawks at Municipal Auditorium. Austin Peay won 83-73. (Jim Brown-USA TODAY Sports)

Austin Peay Governors fans cheer celebrating their teams victory following the Ohio Valley Conference tournament championship game against the Tennessee-Martin Skyhawks at Municipal Auditorium. Austin Peay won 83-73. (Jim Brown-USA TODAY Sports)

«Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Sports | No Comments
 


Page 2 of 7512345...»

Personal Controls

Archives