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APSU Football’s career passing leader Brian Baker passes away

 

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Austin Peay State University Sports - APSU - Governors - Lady GovsClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University (APSU) has learned that Brian Baker, holder of more than a dozen passing records for the Governors football team, passed away July 26th, 2018 at the age of 37.

A Loganville, Georgia native, Baker was a four-year starter and three-year captain for the Govs under center, throwing for 5,587 yards and 48 touchdowns during his career. His 40 completions for 438 yards against Virginia-Wise in 1999 remain school records nearly 20 years later, and he’s the only player in school history with five touchdown passes in multiple contests (against Kentucky Wesleyan in 2001 and Campbellsville in 1999).

Former Austin Peay Football quarterback Brian Baker passed away July 26th, 2018. (APSU Sports Information)

Former Austin Peay Football quarterback Brian Baker passed away July 26th, 2018. (APSU Sports Information)

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APSU Governors Football loses 41-15 to Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles Saturday

 

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Austin Peay State University Governors - APSUClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University football team hung tough with Tennessee Tech for 30 minutes, but the visitors pulled away in the second half of a 41-15 season-ending loss, Saturday, at Governors Stadium.

Austin Peay Football closes 2014 season with 41-15 loss to Tennessee Tech at Governors Stadium. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay Football closes 2014 season with 41-15 loss to Tennessee Tech at Governors Stadium. (APSU Sports Information)

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APSU Governors Football to face University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Mocs

 

Austin Peay Governors vs. Chattanooga Mocs

September 14th, 2013 | 5:00pm CDT
Chattanooga, TN | Finley Stadium (Davenport Field) (20,668)

Austin Peay State University Governors Sports - APSUChattanooga, TN – It is remarkable that two schools, separated by some 175 miles, have played football just four times in their respective histories and not since the 1968 season.

But such is the case when Austin Peay and Chattanooga meet for the first time in 45 years, 5:00pm (CT), Saturday, at Finley Stadium. The Mocs own a 4-0 series lead, with this being the first meeting in the Scenic City since 1967.

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APSU Governors Football to take on Vanderbilt Commodores Saturday in Nashville

 

Austin Peay State University Governors Sports - APSUClarksville, TN – After failing to play a Southeastern Conference opponent in its first 76 seasons of football existence, Austin Peay will play its second in as many weeks when the Governors travel down the road to Nashville, 6:30pm, Saturday, to play Vanderbilt in Vanderbilt Stadium.

Tennessee Volunteers running back Alden Hill (30) runs the ball against the Austin Peay Governors at Neyland Stadium. ( Randy Sartin-USA TODAY Sports)

Tennessee Volunteers running back Alden Hill (30) runs the ball against the Austin Peay Governors at Neyland Stadium. ( Randy Sartin-USA TODAY Sports)

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