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Austin Peay Mens Basketball’s John Fraley overcomes concussion to earn Second-Team All-OVC

 

Ohio Valley ConferenceJohn FraleyNashville, TN – The start of John Fraley’s senior season was as inauspicious as the beginning of his Austin Peay basketball career.

Fraley, who was redshirted in 2007-08 to acclimate himself to the Division I game, suffered a concussion in the 20110-12 season opening game at Middle Tennessee and proceeded to miss the Govs next nine games, a stretch that saw APSU go 1-8 without its big man. But the 6-8 local product recovered to produce the best season of his APSU career. «Read the rest of this article»

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Austin Peay Men’s Basketball defeats Eastern Illinois to extend Win Streak to Five

 

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Austin Peay State University GovernorsCharleston, IL – TyShwan Edmondson scored 24 points and Austin Peay State University men’s basketball team won its fifth consecutive game – a 76-64 Ohio Valley Conference victory against Eastern Illinois, Saturday night at Lantz Arena.

Austin Peay Men's Basketball. (Courtesy: William Powell)

Austin Peay Men's Basketball. (Courtesy: William Powell)

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Austin Peay Men’s Basketball take four game win streak to Eastern Illinois

 

Austin Peay Governors vs. Eastern Illinois
January 21st, 2012 | Tipoff: 6:00pm CT | Lantz Arena | Charleston, IL

Austin Peay State University GovernorsCharleston, IL – Eastern Illinois point guard Jeremy Granger unquestionably is one of the Ohio Valley Conference’s top performers.

Just ask APSU head coach Dave Loos. The senior point guard has been a thorn in the Govs side during his previous three seasons as a Panther.

This season, Granger is averaging 16.6 ppg, shooting 46.8 percent from the floor, and averaging 4.2 apg, He has helped the Panthers off to a surprising start in 2011-12. EIU owns a 9-8 overall record, but slipped to 2-3 in the OVC, Thursday, are incurring a disappointing home loss.

Austin Peay Men's Basketball.

Austin Peay Men's Basketball.

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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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APSU Men's Basketball.

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Governors end Eastern Illinois tourney hopes, 65-56

 

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Austin Peay State University GovernorsClarksville, TN – Four Governors tallied double figures as Austin Peay State University defeated Eastern Illinois, 65-56, Thursday night in Ohio Valley Conference action in Dave Aaron Arena.

The victory improved the Governors to 18-12 overall and 12-5 in the OVC. Eastern Illinois, which needed a pair of OVC wins this weekend along with a double defeat by UT Martin to earn a potential league tourney berth, fell to 9-19 overall and 4-13 in the OVC.  The Panthers will end their season Saturday at Tennessee State.

Tyshwan Edmondson fires a shot at the APSU goal

Tyshwan Edmondson fires a shot at the APSU goal

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Eastern Illinois comes to town with OVC tourney life on the line

 

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Austin Peay State University GovernorsClarksville, TN – If ever a team was in a must-win situation it is Eastern Illinois.

The Panthers come to town for Thursday’s 7:30pm, meeting with Austin Peay needing to win both road games this weekend at APSU and Tennessee State. The Panthers are currently ninth at 4-12 (9-18 overall) in the Ohio Valley Conference standings.

APSU Men's Basketball. (Photo Courtesy: Austin Peay Sports Information)

APSU Men's Basketball. (Photo Courtesy: Austin Peay Sports Information)

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Governors win overtime game againest Eastern Illinois

 

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Austin Peay State University GovernorsCharleston, IL – Eastern Illinois was unable to hold on to a 13 point second half lead as they fell to Austin Peay, 77-73 in overtime, on Saturday night.  EIU dropped to 3-5, 1-1 in the OVC.  APSU improved to 5-4, 2-0 in the OVC.

The Governors were able to build a seven point lead in the first half as Tyshwan Edmondson drained back-to-back 3-pointers to give APSU a 21-14 lead with 12:47 left in the first half. A pair of free throws by Justin Blake pushed APSU’s lead to 25-16 at the six minute mark. EIU closed the half with a 13-5 run as they trailed 30-29 at the break. 

APSU Governors Basketball (Courtesy: Austin Peay Sports Information)

APSU Governors Basketball (Courtesy: Austin Peay Sports Information)

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Austin Peay Men’s Basketball at Eastern Illinois

 

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December 4th, 2010 | Lantz Arena | Charleston, IL

Austin Peay State University GovernorsCharleston, IL – Under Mike Miller, Eastern Illinois has made a steady climb up the Ohio Valley Conference ladder. Last season, the Panthers finished 19-12 overall and 11-7 in the OVC, tying the Govs for third place.

In the 2010-11 preseason poll, the Panther are picked to finish third behind Murray State and Morehead State and just ahead of the Governors. The Panthers host the Govs at 6:00pm, Saturday, at Lantz Arena.

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APSU Governors Basketball.

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