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Tennessee State Women’s Basketball heads to Lexington to face Kentucky in NCAA Tournament

 

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Tennessee State TigersNashville, TN – The Tennessee State women’s basketball team earned a No. 15 seed in the upcoming NCAA Tournament and will travel to Lexington, KY to play No. 2 seeded Kentucky on Friday, March 20th at 1:30pm CT.

The Lady Tigers heard the news at an on-campus selection show party held for the team on Monday night. Up to that point, they had secured a spot in the “Big Dance” by virtue of earning the Ohio Valley Conference’s automatic-berth, but the seeding, opponent and location were unknown.

Tennessee State Lady Tigers take on Kentucky in opening round of NCAA Tournament. (TSU Sports Information)

Tennessee State Lady Tigers take on Kentucky in opening round of NCAA Tournament. (TSU Sports Information)

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Tennessee State Lady Tigers defeat UT Martin Skyhawks 64-60 to win OVC Championship

 

Tennessee State TigersNashville, TN – It took overtime, but the Tennessee State women’s basketball team was crowned Ohio Valley Conference Champions following a, 64-60, win over No. 1 seeded UT Martin on Saturday.

With the win, TSU is headed to the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 1995.

Brianna Lawrence led TSU with 22 points, 18 of which came after halftime. Her performance earned her OVC Tournament MVP honors following the game. Rachel Allen (13 points) and Chelsea Hudson (eight points) joined Lawrence on the All-OVC Tournament Team.

Tennessee State Women's Basketball win OVC Women's Basketball Tournament. (OVC)

Tennessee State Women’s Basketball win OVC Women’s Basketball Tournament. (OVC)

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Tennessee State Lady Tigers Basketball moves on to OVC Tournament Championship with win over SIU Edwardsville

 

Tennessee State TigersNashville, TN - On the 20th Anniversary of the Tennessee State women’s basketball team’s last OVC Championship Game appearance, the Lady Tigers are back again in 2015 after a 71-59 win over SIUE, Friday.

The TSU (17-12) post players were the team’s main offensive weapon, as Jayda Johnson (17), Chelsea Hudson (17) and Briana Morrow (11) all scored in double figures.

The Lady Tigers also had success shooting from outside and were 10-of-21 from beyond the arc. Those 10 triples were the second-most for the team this season.

Tennessee State Women's Basketball makes it to the OVC Tournament Championship with win over SIUE Friday night. (Sam Jordan / TSU Athletics)

Tennessee State Women’s Basketball makes it to the OVC Tournament Championship with win over SIUE Friday night. (Sam Jordan / TSU Athletics)

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Austin Peay State University Lady Govs Tennis picked eighth in OVC preseason rankings

 

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Austin Peay State University Lady Govs - APSUBrentwood, TN – Austin Peay State University women’s tennis team was picked eighth in the Ohio Valley Conference preseason rankings list by a vote of the conference head coaches, released Thursday by the conference office.

Austin Peay Women's Tennis. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay Women’s Tennis. (APSU Sports Information)

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Austin Peay State University Lady Govs come in fifth at OVC Indoor Championships

 

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Austin Peay State University Lady Govs - APSUCharleston, IL – The Ohio Valley Conference is a tough conference. That was evident in the results of Saturday’s OVC Championships.

Austin Peay State University finished fifth out of the 10 schools, scoring 82 points to place just behind Eastern Kentucky, which had 88. Eastern Illinois (132.5 points) took home the title, followed by Tennessee State (101) and Southeast Missouri (98.5).

Austin Peay junior Breigh Jones took home the gold medal in the 400m dash. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay junior Breigh Jones took home the gold medal in the 400m dash. (APSU Sports Information)

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APSU Lady Govs Track and Field has Solid opening day at OVC Championships

 

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Austin Peay State University Lady Govs - APSUCharleston, IL – Austin Peay State University women’s track and field team finds itself with some ground to make up following a Day One showing at the 2015 Ohio Valley Conference Indoor Track and Field Championships that finds the Lady Govs in sixth place.

Austin Peay Track and Field. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay Track and Field. (APSU Sports Information)

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Austin Peay State University Track and Field enters OVC Indoor Championships with high hopes

 

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Austin Peay State University Lady Govs - APSUClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University women’s track and field team seeks to prove it belongs at the upper echelon of the Ohio Valley Conference when the Lady Govs compete in the 2015 OVC Indoor Championships, hosted by Eastern Illinois at Lantz Fieldhouse.

Austin Peay Track and Field competes in OVC Indoor Championships this weekend. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay Track and Field competes in OVC Indoor Championships this weekend. (APSU Sports Information)

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Austin Peay State University Lady Govs Basketball takes on OVC leader UT Martin Skyhawks, Wednesday

 

Austin Peay (8-14/5-4) vs. UT Martin (13-9/9-0)

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Austin Peay State University Lady Govs - APSUClarksville, TN – The season’s stiffest test awaits Austin Peay women’s basketball team as it hosts Ohio Valley Conference-leading UT Martin in a 7:00pm, Wednesday contest at the Dunn Center.

Austin Peay returns to action four days after a 70-62 victory against Southeast Missouri, Saturday, that moved it to 5-4 in the OVC race.

Austin Peay Women's Basketball plays host to UT Martin Skyhawks Wednesday. (APSU Sports Information)

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Chris Horton name APSU Athlete of the Week

 

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Austin Peay State University Sports - APSU - Governors - Lady GovsClarksville, TN – Junior 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.

In perhaps the best week of a stellar career, Horton averaged 23.0 points – equaling his career-best with 23 points in both games – alongside 14.5 boards and 2.5 blocks for the Govs. The 6-9 big man shot 50 percent from the floor (14-for-28) and 72 percent (18-for-25) from the free-throw line.

Against Morehead State, Horton became the first Gov since Derek Wright in 2008 to get to the free-throw line 20 times in a game – he hit 15 of those on the way to a 23-point, 11-rebound night against the Eagles.

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Instant Peay Play: APSU Softball opens season looking to make postseason after two near misses

 

Legends Bank, Clarksville TNClarksville, TN – The past two seasons Austin Peay State University’s softball team went into the final weekend of the regular season with a chance to make the Ohio Valley Conference post-season tournament – only to come up short.

But as they open their 2015 regular season this weekend at the Mississippi State Bulldog Kickoff Classic, the Lady Govs hope to clear that final hurdle and make a return to the postseason.

Austin Peay Softball ready to make run at postseason.

Austin Peay Softball ready to make run at postseason.

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