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Austin Peay Governors Football host Tennessee Tech in last game of the season

 

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Austin Peay State University GovernorsClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University football team hopes to end the season on a high note when it hosts Tennessee Tech in an 11:00am, Saturday contest at Governors Stadium.

The Govs won their last home game – a 56-0 spanking of Culver-Stockton – and look to make it two in a row in Clarksville. Saturday also represents Austin Peay’s last chance to earn an Ohio Valley Conference victory in 2012.

Austin Peay Governors Football.

Austin Peay Governors Football.

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Landon Curtis departs Austin Peay Governors Football program

 

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Austin Peay State University GovernorsClarksville, TN – Landon Curtis, who started three games at quarterback as a freshman for the Austin Peay State University football team a year ago, has elected to leave the program for “personal reasons.”

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Austin Peay Governors Football at Tennessee Tech

 

November 19th, 2011 • 1:30pm CST
Cookeville, TN • Tucker Stadium / Overall Field (16,500)

Austin Peay State University GovernorsCookeville, TN – In its season finale, Austin Peay’s football team still has something to play for – the coveted Sgt. York Trophy.

The Govs remain in contention for the in-state trophy, needing a win against Tennessee Tech, 1:00pm, Saturday, in order to bring the trophy to Clarksville for the first time.

The Golden Eagles, meanwhile, are in a similar situation. Heading into the final regular-season weekend,  Tennessee Tech is on the verge of their first Ohio Valley Conference football championship since 1975.

Austin Peay Governors Football. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay Governors Football. (APSU Sports Information)

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Austin Peay Governors vs. Murray State

 

November 12th, 2011 • 1:00pm CST
Murray, KY • Roy Stewart Stadium (16,800)

Austin Peay State University GovernorsClarksville, TN – Last Saturday’s game with Central State was Senior Day. It marked the last home performance for eight Govs’ seniors: safety Amius Smith, running back Ryan White, wide receiver Scott Thomas, offensive lineman Devon McVea, offensive tackle James Barker, offensive tackle J.P. Washington, center Tim Schmid and long snapper Nick Newsome. After owning a school-record 26 seniors in 2009, the Govs had half that many (13) in 2010.

Devin Stark makes a spectacular catch for a touchdown. APSU Football.

Devin Stark makes a spectacular catch for a touchdown. APSU Football.

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White Named CIAF Athlete of the Week

 

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Austin Peay State UniversityRyan WhiteClarksville, TN – Ryan White, a senior on the Austin Peay State University football team, has been named the Copies in a Flash APSU Athlete of the Week.

The Nashville native, rushed for 146 yards on 20 carries and two touchdowns in the Governors shutout victory, Saturday, against Central State.

On Senior Day the senior running back wasted little time in collecting his 14th career 100-yard rushing performance as he broke the 100-yard mark with over five minutes to play in the second quarter. «Read the rest of this article»

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Govs gain first shutout since 2003 in downing Marauders, 40-0

 

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Austin Peay State University GovernorsClarksville, TN – Ryan White rushed for 146 yards and two touchdowns while Tee Howell returned a third-quarter punt 65 yards for a score as Austin Peay State University defeated Central State, 40-0, Saturday in non-conference football action at Governors Stadium.

The victory snapped a Governors four-game losing streak and improved them to 3-6 on the season. Central State, an independent Division II team from Wilberforce, Ohio, fell to 1-9 on the season.

Ryan White rushed for two touchdowns to help the Governors defeat Central State Saturday afternoon. APSU Football. (APSU Sports Information)

Ryan White rushed for two touchdowns to help the Governors defeat Central State Saturday afternoon. APSU Football. (APSU Sports Information)

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Austin Peay Governors vs. Central State

 

November 5th, 2011 • 1:00pm CDT
Clarksville, TN • Governors Stadium (10,000)

Austin Peay State University GovernorsClarksville, TN – This Saturday’s game with Central State will be Senior Day. It marks the last home performance for eight Govs’ seniors: safety Amius Smith, running back Ryan White, wide receiver Scott Thomas, offensive lineman Devon McVea, offensive tackle James Barker, offensive tackle James Washington, center Tim Schmid and long snapper Nick Newsome.

The 19-10 loss to Eastern Illinois was APSU’s fourth straight loss. Austin Peay is amidst its fourth straight season in which it has lost three or more games.

APSU Football. (Courtesy: Austin Peay Sports Information)

APSU Football. (Courtesy: Austin Peay Sports Information)

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APSU Wrapped Up Homecoming Week Celebrations on Saturday

 

Clarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University held their homecoming celebration last week culminating in the Homecoming Parade and Football Game against the Eastern Illinois Panthers on Saturday.

The Week started out with a homecoming concert in the Red Barn on campus featuring Big Sean with CyHi da Prynce, other events during Homecoming Week included a fight song competition, the APSU Apollo Talent show, A step-off competition, a pep rally, and the NPHC Step show.

The APSU Governor during the 2011 Austin Peay State University Homecoming Parade

The APSU Governor during the 2011 Austin Peay State University Homecoming Parade

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Austin Peay Governors lose Homecoming tilt, 19-10

 

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Austin Peay State University GovernorsClarksville, TN – For a second straight game, Austin Peay State University’s football team got off to a good start. For the second straight contest, the Governors could not finish what it started.

Austin Peay dominated the first quarter, getting off to a 10-0 lead, but it was Eastern Illinois who dominated the game’s remainder as the Governors fell to the Panthers, 19-10, Saturday afternoon in Ohio Valley Conference action.

Ryan White takes it in from eight yards out for a Governors touchdown.

Ryan White takes it in from eight yards out for a Governors touchdown.

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Football Promotions promise excitement at Governors Home Games

 

APSU Sports: Men’s Football

Austin Peay State University GovernorsClarksville, TN – With another exciting season of Austin Peay State University football on the cusp, the athletics department is pleased to announce a lineup of promotions set for the 2011 home schedule, which includes free money for student organization tailgates and a bolstered Military Appreciation Day.

Tailgate Alley looks to continue its growth as a prime location to prepare for each Governors game day. Tailgate reservations, which are free and open to the public, can be made by visiting www.APSU.edu/Tailgate. The first 10 student organizations to reserve a tailgate spot during the week of a game, will earn $50.00 from the athletics department to be used towards their tailgate. Student organizations must check in on game day in order to be eligible.

APSU Men's Football (Keith Dorris/Dorris Photography)

APSU Men's Football (Keith Dorris/Dorris Photography)

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