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Austin Peay Governors Basketball picked to win Ohio Valley Conference

 

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Austin Peay State University GovernorsClarksville, TN – Coming off a 20-win season and returning four starters, Austin Peay State University men’s basketball team has been picked to win the 2011-12 Ohio Valley Conference championship in a vote of league coaches and sports information directors.

In addition, returning first-team All-OVC selection TyShwan Edmondson and junior forward Anthony Campbell, a second-team All-OVC selection in 2009-10 before a knee injury felled him a year ago, have been named preseason All-OVC.

That was announced Tuesday at OVC Media Day, held at the Maxwell House in Nashville.

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Austin Peay Governors to face two Top 25 Foes in Non-Conference Basketball Schedule

 

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Austin Peay State University GovernorsClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University’s basketball team will play a pair of Top 25 teams in their non-conference schedule this fall.

ESPN/USA Today released its coaches poll, Thursday, and the Govs’ 2011-12 second opponent (November 15th), California, enters the season ranked No. 24 after posting a 17-14 record a year ago, but return 6-6 forward Harper Kamp and guard Jorge Gutierrez, both who averaged 14.3 ppg a year ago. The Govs will play the Bears as part of the College Basketball Experience.

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Govs set to hold annual Reigning Red event to tipoff basketball practice

 

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Austin Peay State UniversityClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University’s basketball team officially will open practice, 8:00pm, Friday, for its annual Reigning Red in Dave Aaron Arena.

Reigning Red not only will feature the traditional Wendy’s Chili dinner and contests, it will also see the 2011-12 Governors and Lady Govs basketball teams introduced to the Governors and Lady Govs fans.

The Governors are coming off a 20-14 campaign that saw them finished tied for second in the Ohio Valley Conference race and play in the College Basketball Invitational.

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Govs to play Bowling Green, George Washington, Detroit in final three CBE contests

 

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Austin Peay State University GovernorsClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University’s final three games and site have been determined for the 11th annual College Basketball Experience (CBE).

After playing at California in an ESPN2 regional-round contest, Tuesday, November 15th, in Berkeley, CA, the Governors three subregional-round games will be played at the new Stroh Center in Bowling Green, Ohio, against host Bowling Green, 6:00pm (CST), Monday, November 21st; George Washington, 4:00pm, Tuesday, November 22nd, and Detroit, 4:00pm, Wednesday, November 23rd. The road swing actually will commence with the Governors traveling to Tulsa, OK, Saturday, November 19th, to play Oral Roberts in a return game of the 2010 ESPN BracketBuster series. APSU will fly from Tulsa to Ohio after that contest.

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Governors season ends with gut-wrenching loss at Boise State in CBI opener

 

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Austin Peay State University GovernorsBoise, ID – On a night Austin Peay State University produced one of its most gutsy performances in recent memory, the Governors suffered perhaps its most gut-wrenching defeat of 2010-11.

Trailing 80-79, Boise State’s La’Shard Anderson watched a driving layup crawl up the rim and drop in with 0.1 seconds left as Boise State defeated Austin Peay, 83-80, Tuesday night in first-round action of the College Basketball Invitational, presented by Zebra Pen.

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Governors to play in College Basketball Invitational Tournament

 

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Clarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University men’s basketball team has accepted an invitation to play in the College Basketball Invitational, presented by Zebra Pen.

Late Sunday night it was learned the Governors will be playing Boise State, Tuesday night. The Broncos, who lost in the Western Athletic Conference championship game to Utah State, enter the game at 20-12.

All first-round games will be played Tuesday and Wednesday followed by quarterfinals Monday, March 21st, and semifinals, Wednesday, March 23rd.

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