Topic: Greg Walker
Clarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University (APSU)’s athletics department announces with a heavy heart that Greg Walker, the longtime voice of Governors men’s basketball and an Austin Peay alumnus, passed away early Tuesday morning, August 7th, 2018.
A life-long Clarksvillian, Walker graduated from Austin Peay in 1973. He initially joined the Governors Sports Network as a color commentator alongside Bill Herndon before assuming play-by-play duties in the late 1990s after Herndon was forced to step away.
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Brentwood, TN – Longtime ‘Voice of the Govs’ Bill Herndon has been awarded the Ohio Valley Conference’s Media Lifetime Achievement honor, accorded to a media member who formerly covered the league.
The awards were established in 2010 as a way to recognize these media members who provide publicity for the conference, its member institutions and intercollegiate athletics; perform their jobs in a fair, consistent and accurate manner; provide all-around coverage for a variety of sports; and demonstrate the ability to go above and beyond their normal beat or job description.
Austin Peay State University Governors Basketball play final home game against SIU Edwardsville Cougars, Thursday
Austin Peay (7-21/2-12) vs. SIU Edwardsville (12-14/8-7)
Thursday, February 26th, 2015 | 7:00pm CT
Clarksville, TN – Austin Peay men’s basketball will recognize four seniors and one redshirt junior who will be playing their final home game, 7:00pm, Thursday, as the Govs play host to SIU Edwardsville, in a game to be televised by the American Sports Network from the Dunn Center.
Austin Peay (7-17/2-7) vs. Eastern Illinois (14-10/7-4)
Thursday, February 12th, 2015 | 5:15pm CT
Clarksville, TN – Both Austin Peay and Eastern Illinois have struggled since the two teams met in late January.
After the Governors victory, January 24th, they have come home to lose four straight and have fallen to 2-8 in the Ohio Valley Conference. Eastern Illinois, which entered that weekend unbeaten in the OVC, have gone 1-2 in league play since. But the 6-0 league start still has the Panthers solidly in third place in the OVC West.
Austin Peay State University Governors Basketball hosts long time rival Murray State Racers, Saturday
Austin Peay (7-16/2-7) vs. Murray State (20-4/10-0)
February 7th, 2015 | 7:00pm CT
Clarksville, TN – A team struggling to find ways to score will be facing the Ohio Valley Conference’s most prolific offense, 7:00pm, Saturday, when Austin Peay plays host to rival Murray State.
The Governors come into contest amidst a three-game losing streak, failing to break the 70-point mark in 11 of the last 12 contests.
Austin Peay (7-15/2-6) vs. UT Martin (13-8/5-3)
Thursday, February 5th, 2015 | 7:30pm CT
Clarksville, TN – Austin Peay will continue its search for offensive consistency when it plays host to Ohio Valley Conference surprise UT Martin, 7:30pm, Thursday in Dave Aaron Arena.
The third game of a five-game homestand, the Governors are seeking to snap a two-game losing streak.
Austin Peay (7-14/2-5) vs. Southeast Missouri (9-12/3-5)
Saturday, January 31st, 2015 | 7:00pm CT
Clarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University men’s basketball team hits the halfway point of the Ohio Valley Conference seeking a victory when it plays host to Southeast Missouri, 7:00pm, Saturday, in Dave Aaron Arena.
Austin Peay State University Governors Basketball starts five game home stand Wednesday facing Morehead State Eagles
Austin Peay (7-13/2-4) vs. Morehead State (9-13/4-3)
Wednesday, January 28th, 2015 | 7:00pm CT
Clarksville, TN – After collecting that elusive road victory, Austin Peay men’s basketball team will attempt to build momentum as it plays its next five games at home.
The Governors will play host to Morehead State, 7:00pm, Wednesday, in an important OVC contest for both clubs. The Govs enter the contest 2-4 in OVC play after claiming a 56-52 decision, Saturday, at Eastern Illinois.
Clarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University athletics and the National Alumni Association will play host to the APSU Basketball Reunion, Saturday, February 7th.
This year’s reunion will be centered around the Govs and Lady Govs basketball games with rival Murray State, with the women’s game starting at 4:30pm and the men’s contest at 7:00pm.
This is the second alumni basketball reunion sponsored by the National Alumni Association. Last year’s reunion honored the 2003-04 Govs’ basketball team that went 16-0 in Ohio Valley Conference play.
Austin Peay (6-11/1-2) vs. Belmont (10-7/2-2)
Saturday, January 17th, 2015 | 7:30pm
Clarksville, TN – With that first Ohio Valley Conference win—barely—in its pocket, Austin Peay State University men’s basketball will attempt to make it two straight wins when it plays host to Belmont, 7:30pm, Saturday, in Dave Aaron Arena.
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