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Instant Peay Play: APSU Football earns historic home playoff game

 

Instant Peay Play - APSU SportsClarksville, TN – The Austin Peay State University (APSU) football program continues to add to its historic season in 2019, as it earned a first-round home game versus Furman, noon, November 30th at Fortera Stadium, in the NCAA Division I Football Championship Subdivision Playoffs.

The Governors (9-3, 7-1 OVC), ranked 18th nationally, received the opening-round home game after defeating Eastern Illinois in its regular-season finale, 35-7, to win not only win the Ohio Valley Conference regular-season title for the first time since 1977, but also claim the automatic bid the conference champion receives with a regular-season championship.

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APSU Football loses at East Tennessee, 20-14

 

APSU FootballJohnson City, TN – Austin Peay State University (APSU) football junior wide receiver DeAngelo Wilson posted his third 100-yard receiving performance of 2019 to help the Governors build a halftime lead before East Tennessee used a fourth-quarter rally to down the Govs, 20-14, Saturday, at William Green Jr. Stadium.

Austin Peay Football wide receiver DeAngelo Wilson had 137 yards and one touchdown in loss to East Tennessee Saturday night. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay Football wide receiver DeAngelo Wilson had 137 yards and one touchdown in loss to East Tennessee Saturday night. (APSU Sports Information)

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Instant Peay Play: APSU Football’s defense continues to stifle opponents run game

 

Instant Peay Play - APSU SportsClarksville, TN – The Austin Peay State University (APSU) football team continues to be one of the best run-stopping defenses in the nation, as this past weekend in Macon, GA, the Governors held the Mercer Bears rushing attack to less than 50 yards from scrimmage.

In giving up just 43 net yards from scrimmage on the ground to Mercer, it marks the third straight week the Govs run defense has allowed their opponents less than 60 total rushing yards net in a contest, with APSU giving up 53 yards to North Carolina Central in the season opener on August 29th and 32 yards to Central Arkansas on September 7th.

Austin Peay State University Football's defense held the Mercer Bears to 43 rushing yards. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay State University Football’s defense held the Mercer Bears to 43 rushing yards. (APSU Sports Information)

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#10 Tennessee Lady Vols Basketball host Murray State Racers, Friday

 

#10 Tennessee Lady Vols (9-1) vs. Murray State (4-6)

Friday, December 28th,2018 | 6:02pm CT
Knoxville, TN | Thompson-Boling Arena

UT Lady VolsKnoxville, TN – No. 10/10 Tennessee (9-1) is in the midst of a four-game home stand, as Murray State (4-6) comes to town for a Friday night contest at Thompson-Boling Arena. Tip-off is slated for 6:02pm CT, with the game available on SECN+ and the Lady Vol Radio Network.

This marks the return to the hardwood for both squads after they last played on December 21st before going on holiday break. The Lady Vols return to The Summitt after defeating in-state foe East Tennessee State, 80-61, last Friday night in Knoxville.

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Tennessee Lady Vols down East Tennessee State Buccaneers, 80-61

 

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UT Lady VolsKnoxville, TN – Senior wing Meme Jackson fired in 23 points to help No. 9/8 Tennessee Lady Vols basketball  team head into the holiday break at 9-1 with an 80-61 win over East Tennessee State Friday night at Thompson-Boling Arena.
 
Senior Cheridene Green (12 points), sophomore Rennia Davis (11 points and seven rebounds) and freshman Mimi Collins (11 points and six rebounds) joined Jackson as double-digit scorers for the Lady Vols, who bounced back from a loss to No. 8/9 Stanford on Tuesday night.

Tennessee Women's Basketball senior Meme Jackson scores 23 points to lead the Lady Vols to a 80-61 victory over East Tennessee State. (UT Athletics)

Tennessee Women’s Basketball senior Meme Jackson scores 23 points to lead the Lady Vols to a 80-61 victory over East Tennessee State. (UT Athletics)

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#9/8 Tennessee Lady Vols Basketball hosts East Tennessee State, Friday

 

#9/8 Tennessee Lady Vols (8-1) vs. East Tennessee State Buccaneers (2-12)

Friday, December 21st, 2018 | 6:02pm CT
Knoxville, TN | Thompson-Boling Arena

UT Lady VolsKnoxville, TN – No. 9/8 Tennessee Lady Vols basketball team (8-1) plays its final game before winter break, taking on in-state foe East Tennessee State University (2-12) on Friday evening, December 21st at Thompson-Boling Arena. Tip-off is slated for 6:02pm CT, with the game available on SECN+ and the Lady Vol Radio Network.

The Lady Vols return to The Summitt after dropping their first contest of the season on Tuesday night, falling at home, 95-85, to No. 8/9 Stanford in a top-10 match-up of traditional women’s basketball national powers.

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APSU Football releases 2019 Schedule

 

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APSU FootballClarksville, TN – For the first time since 2003, the Austin Peay State University (APSU) football team will host six home games at Fortera Stadium when it takes the field for the 2019 season, the first with head coach Mark Hudspeth at the helm.

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APSU Women’s Basketball beats Christian Brothers 100-62

 

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APSU Women's BasketballClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University (APSU) women’s basketball team got back to winning ways by defeating Christian Brothers, 100-62, Friday, at the Winfield Dunn Center.

The Governors (1-1) were facing off against the Buccaneers for the third straight year in their home opener and have now won all three.

Austin Peay Women's Basketball gets 100-62 win over Christian Brothers at the Dunn Center Friday night. (Robert Smith, APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay Women’s Basketball gets 100-62 win over Christian Brothers at the Dunn Center Friday night. (Robert Smith, APSU Sports Information)

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APSU Women’s Basketball hosts Christian Brothers

 

Austin Peay (0-1) vs. Christian Brothers (0-0)

Friday, November 9th, 2018 | 7:00pm CT
Clarksville, TN | Dunn Center

APSU Women's BasketballClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University (APSU) women’s basketball team returns to the Dunn Center to open its home season, with a 7:00pm tip, Friday, November 9th against Christian Brothers.

The Governors (0-1) are coming off a road loss to Cincinnati, but hung with the Bearcats throughout the game and will have plenty of positives to take from it.

Austin Peay Women's Basketball kicks off home season Friday against Christian Brothers. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay Women’s Basketball kicks off home season Friday against Christian Brothers. (APSU Sports Information)

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Tennessee Vols Football hosts East Tennessee State, Saturday

 

Tennessee vs. East Tennessee State

Saturday, September 8th, 2018 | 3:00pm CT
Knoxville, TN | Neyland Stadium | TV: SEC Network

Tennessee Volunteers - UT VolsKnoxville, TN – Head coach Jeremy Pruitt will make his Neyland Stadium debut as Tennessee Vols Football welcomes in-state foe East Tennessee State to Knoxville for its home opener on Saturday afternoon.

Kickoff for Saturday’s contest is slated for 3:00pm CT on the SEC Network with Taylor Zarzour (play-by-play) and Matt Stinchcomb (analyst) calling the action in the booth and Kris Budden reporting from the sidelines. Vol Network radio affiliates will have a live audio broadcast with Bob Kesling, Tim Priest and Brent Hubbs. Sirius (Channel 113) and XM satellite radio (Channel 190) will also carry the game.

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