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Instant Peay Play: APSU’s Tearra Banks securing spot among basketball program’s all-time greats

 

Instant Peay Play - APSU SportsClarksville, TN – From the time Tearra Banks arrived on the Austin Peay State University campus almost four years ago expectations have been high for Louisville, KY native and as the larger than life Banks nears the end of her playing career for the Govs she has cemented her standing as one of the all-time greats in the women’s basketball program’s history.

As the Govs enter their Ohio Valley Conference contest at UT Martin on January 25th, Banks is 12th all-time in scoring (1210 points) – just one point behind Georgie Vaughn for 11th place – and having passed former APSU standouts Sonja Cox, Kristen Stanback, Meghan Bussabarger, Jasmine Rayner, Carrie Thompson and Ashley Herring this season alone.

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Murray State comes to Clarksville to face APSU Women’s Basketball in Battle of the Border

 

Austin Peay (9-10/3-3 OVC) vs. Murray State (12-6/4-1 OVC)

Saturday, January 21st, 2017 | 4:00pm CT
Clarksville, TN | Dunn Center

APSU Women's Basketball - Austin Peay State UniversityClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University women’s basketball team collides with Murray State in the first of two meetings this season, 4:00pm, Saturday, in the Battle of the Border at the Dunn Center.

Austin Peay Women's Basketball takes on Murray State Racers at the Dunn Center. Tip off is at 4:00pm. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay Women’s Basketball takes on Murray State Racers at the Dunn Center. Tip off is at 4:00pm. (APSU Sports Information)

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Trip to Eastern Illinois next for APSU Women’s Basketball

 

Austin Peay (8-10) at Eastern Illinois (5-12)

Saturday, January 14th, 2017 | 1:30pm CT
Charleston, IL | Lantz Arena

APSU Women's Basketball - Austin Peay State UniversityCharleston, IL – Austin Peay State University women’s basketball team prepares for a road matchup at Eastern Illinois, 1:30pm, Saturday, in Lantz Arena.

The Governors are looking to capitalize on its most recent performance – an 85-62 wire-to-wire victory over SIU Edwardsville, Wednesday, in Clarksville Tennessee.

Austin Peay Women's Basketball travel to Charleston Saturday to take on Eastern Illinois Panthers. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay Women’s Basketball travel to Charleston Saturday to take on Eastern Illinois Panthers. (APSU Sports Information)

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APSU Women’s Basketball plays SIU Edwardsville at Dunn Center Wednesday

 

Austin Peay vs. SIU Edwardsville

Wednesday, January 11th, 2017 | 7:00pm CT
Clarksville, TN | Dunn Center

APSU Women's Basketball - Austin Peay State UniversityClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University women’s basketball team returns to the friendly confines of the Dunn Center, 7:00pm, Wednesday, seeking a bounce-back performance against SIU Edwardsville.

The Governors most recently fell to Jacksonville State, Saturday, on the back end of a two-game road trip.

Austin Peay Women's Basketball takes on SIU Edwardsville at home Wednesday night at 7:00pm. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay Women’s Basketball takes on SIU Edwardsville at home Wednesday night at 7:00pm. (APSU Sports Information)

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Tearra Banks scores 26 in APSU loss at Jacksonville State

 

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APSU Women's Basketball - Austin Peay State UniversityJacksonville, AL – Senior center Tearra Banks had another dominant performance for the Austin Peay State University women’s basketball team, recording 26 points in a 65-45 loss at Jacksonville State, Saturday, in the Pete Mathews Coliseum.

Austin Peay Women's Basketball losses at Jacksonville State, 65-45. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay Women’s Basketball losses at Jacksonville State, 65-45. (APSU Sports Information)

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APSU Lady Govs Basketball host Evansville Purple Aces Saturday

 

Austin Peay Lady Govs (2-2, 0-0 OVC) vs. Evansville (2-3, 0-0 MVC)

Saturday, November 23rd, 2013 | 7:00pm CT
Clarksville, TN | Winfield Dunn Center (7,257)

Austin Peay State University Lady Govs - APSUClarksville, TN – Austin Peay women’s basketball team hits the midway point of its five-game homestand when it hosts Evansville in a 7:00pm, Saturday contest at the Dunn Center.

In their last outing, the Lady Govs defeated Trevecca by a 98-77 score line and won at the Dunn Center for the first time since December 29th, 2011.

Senior guard Nicole Olszewski has averaged 13 points over the Lady Govs last three games. Austin Peay hosts Evansville in a 7:00pm, Saturday contest at the Dunn Center. (Brittney Sparn-APSU Sports Information)

Senior guard Nicole Olszewski has averaged 13 points over the Lady Govs last three games. Austin Peay hosts Evansville in a 7:00pm, Saturday contest at the Dunn Center. (Brittney Sparn-APSU Sports Information)

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APSU Lady Govs Basketball drop home game to Arkansas State 79-69

 

Austin Peay State University Lady Govs - APSUClarksville, TN – Center Tearra Banks notched the first double-double by a freshman since 2007 but it wasn’t enough as Austin Peay State University women’s basketball team dropped a 79-69 decision to Arkansas State, Friday night, at the Dunn Center.

Austin Peay Women's Basketball falls to Arkansas State 79-69 in Clarksville. (David Roach Clarksville Sports Network)

Austin Peay Women’s Basketball falls to Arkansas State 79-69 in Clarksville. (David Roach Clarksville Sports Network)

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APSU’s Tiasha Gray selected to Ohio Valley Conference All-Newcomer Team

 

Ohio Valley ConferenceBrentwood, TN – Austin Peay State University women’s basketball freshman guard Tiasha Gray was selected to the 2012-13 Ohio Valley Conference All-Newcomer Team, Tuesday, in a vote of the league’s coaches and sports information directors.

Gray, of Clarksville, led the Lady Govs in assists (73, 2.7 pg) and steals (58, 2.1 pg) while averaging 8.1 points per game during the regular season.

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Austin Peay Lady Govs Basketball wraps up Homestand with Eastern Kentucky Colonels Rematch

 

Austin Peay Lady Govs vs. Eastern Kentucky
Monday, January 16th, 2012 | Tipoff: 5:15pm (CT)
Clarksville, TN | Arena: Winfield Dunn Center (7,257)

Austin Peay State University Lady GovsClarksville, TN – Austin Peay and Eastern Kentucky will meet for the second time this season in a 5:15pm, Monday contest. The rematch will come just two weeks following the Lady Govs 66-63 victory in Richmond, January 2nd.

Both teams return to action following Saturday losses. Austin Peay dropped a 74-73 decision to Jacksonville State on a buzzer-beating game-winning shot. Eastern Kentucky fell 68-58 at Morehead State for its second OVC loss.

Austin Peay Women's Basketball.

Austin Peay Women's Basketball.

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Austin Peay Lady Govs open OVC Slate at Tennessee State

 

APSU Sports Information: Austin Peay Basketball

Austin Peay State University Lady GovsClarksville, TN – Austin Peay returns from its Christmas break to begin Ohio Valley Conference play with a 5:30pm, Thursday contest at Tennessee State. The Lady Govs bring a two-game losing streak into conference play after dropping back-to-back home contests just prior to the holiday break.

Tennessee State has lost its last three outings entering league action. Both teams played Florida A&M prior to their respective six-day breaks, Austin Peay dropping an 86-77 decision, December 21st, while Tennessee State fell to the Lady Rattlers, 90-75, the next day.

Austin Peay Women's Basketball.

Austin Peay Women's Basketball.

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