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Austin Peay Lady Govs Basketball down Bulldogs in exhibition outing

 

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Austin Peay State University Lady GovsClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University women’s basketball team put a lot of pieces on the court in a 62-48 exhibition victory against Cumberland, Monday night, at the Dunn Center.

Austin Peay put 11 players on the court in the exhibition and all the new faces and combinations led to a sloppy contest. The Lady Govs shot just 35.7 percent (20-of-56) from the field and committed 21 turnovers in the contest.

Freshman Kristen Stainback brings the ball upcourt againest Cumberland Monday Night. APSU Basketball. (Courtesy: Keith Dorris/Dorris Photography)

Freshman Kristen Stainback brings the ball upcourt againest Cumberland Monday Night. APSU Basketball. (Courtesy: Keith Dorris/Dorris Photography)

Cumberland scored the game’s first five points, including two before the opening tip on a pair of technical free throws. The Bulldogs maintained their slim advantage for the game’s opening 3:28.

Austin Peay tied the game, 7-7, courtesy freshman Kristen Stainback’s three-point field goal at the 16:32 mark. That basket began a 23-2 run over the next seven-plus minutes that helped Austin Peay build a 27-9 lead at the 9:01 mark. Five different APSU players scored during the run, senior guard Whitney Hanley scoring six points to lead the break and Stainback adding five.

Whitney HanleyCumberland fought back with a 13-2 run, cutting the lead to seven points, 29-22 with 3:32 remaining. Austin Peay would score the half’s final eight points to take a 34-23 halftime lead.

Austin Peay scored the second half’s first field goal – a three-pointer by Stainback – to push its lead to 14 points and did not look back as the game was not closer than 12 points the game’s remainder. The Lady Govs maintained their double-digit lead despite suffering through a 7-of-24 (29.2 percent) shooting performance in the period.

Meghan BussabargerStainback led the Lady Govs with 15 points, making 6-of-12 field goals and 3-of-7 from three-point range. Junior Meghan Bussabarger recorded an 11-point, 10-rebound double-double performance. Hanley scored nine points but filled out the box score with six assists, three rebounds and three assists.

Casie Cowan led Cumberland with 12 points. Ten different players scored in the contest for the Bulldogs.

The Copies in a Flash Player of the Game was Kristen Stainback.

Austin Peay opens its regular-season schedule with a 7:00pm, Friday home contest against Southern Illinois at the Dunn Center.

Box Score

Cumberland vs Austin Peay

11/7/11 5:00pm at Clarksville, TN (Dunn Center)

Cumberland 48

      Total 3-point   Rebounds
## Player p fgm-fga fgm-fga ftm-fta off-def tot pf tp a to blk stl min
23  Ryan, Simone  2-6  0-4  1-2  4-1  22 
33  Collins, Sarah  2-8  1-4  1-4  5-2  14 
52  Pace, Jessica  1-2  0-0  2-4  2-4  24 
03  Cowan, Casie  4-9  2-6  2-2  0-0  12  35 
10  Gonzalez, Tamara  0-8  0-6  2-2  0-1  20 
02  Pavan, Madison  –  0-0  0-0  2-2  0-1 
20  Harper, Samantha  –  1-5  0-0  2-4  2-4  18 
21  Blue, Tasia  –  1-3  1-1  0-0  0-1 
22  Landers, Kristi  –  1-5  1-4  0-0  1-1  26 
24  Atkinson, Courtney  –  0-1  0-0  0-1  1-0  13 
34  Smith, Katie  –  3-5  0-0  1-2  2-2  20 
44  Johnson, Dayonna  –  0-0  0-0  0-0  0-0 
TM  TEAM  –  –  –  –  2-1  –  –  –  –  –  – 
  Totals…………..  –  15-52  5-25  13-23  19-18  37  16  48  24  200 
  28.8%  20.0%  56.5% 
  Team summary:   FG 3FG FT
  1st Half:    7-27  3-14  6-10 
  25.9%  21.4%  60.0% 
  2nd Half:    8-25  2-11  7-13 
  32.0%  18.2%  53.8% 

Austin Peay 62

      Total 3-point   Rebounds
## Player p fgm-fga fgm-fga ftm-fta off-def tot pf tp a to blk stl min
02  BROWN, Shyra  2-4  0-0  2-2  4-4  19 
43  BUSSABARGER, Meghan  3-11  1-3  4-4  3-7  10  11  31 
04  STAINBACK, Kristen  6-12  3-7  0-0  2-2  15  25 
05  OLSZEWSKI, Nicole  1-5  1-2  3-4  0-3  27 
12  HANLEY, Whitney  3-10  0-1  3-3  0-3  35 
00  RAYNER, Jasmine  –  1-5  0-0  0-0  3-1  11 
03  BULEY, Shira  –  0-0  0-0  2-2  0-3  13 
14  MARTINEZ, Leslie  –  2-4  1-3  0-0  0-0  16 
24  YARBROUGH, Lauren  –  0-1  0-1  0-0  0-0 
42  HILL, Kaitlyn  –  2-3  0-0  2-2  2-2  15 
44  OLSZEWSKI, Shelby  –  0-1  0-1  0-0  1-0 
TM  TEAM  –  –  –  –  3-1  –  –  –  –  –  –  – 
  Totals…………..  –  20-56  6-18  16-17  18-26  44  19  62  13  21  10  200 
  35.7%  33.3%  94.1% 
  Team summary:   FG 3FG FT
  1st Half:    13-32  3-7  5-6 
  40.6%  42.9%  83.3% 
  2nd Half:    7-24  3-11  11-11 
  29.2%  27.3%  100 % 
Score by Periods  1st   2nd   Total   
Cumberland   23  25  48  Record: (0-0) 
Austin Peay   34  28  62  Record: (0-0) 

 

Points in the paint-CU 10,APSUW 10. Points off turnovers-CU 12,APSUW 23.
2nd chance points-CU 13,APSUW 14. Fast break points-CU 0,APSUW 0.
Bench points-CU 19,APSUW 15. Score tied-1 time. Lead changed-1 time.
Last FG-CU 2nd-01:07, APSUW 2nd-00:56.
Largest lead-CU by 5 1st-19:22, APSUW by 18 1st-09:01.

Officials: Charlie Hust (R), Troy Winder, Cheryl Wright

 

Technical fouls: Cumberland-None. Austin Peay-TEAM.Attendance: 875


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