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APSU Basketball unable to contain Murray State

 

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APSU Men's BasketballMurray, KY – Alright. Next. That’s the attitude Austin Peay State University (APSU) men’s basketball team has to adopt following a 94-83 loss to Murray State in the regular season finale.

It wasn’t the ending to the regular season anyone in red was hoping for. But the next season starts now.

Austin Peay Men's Basketball senior Steve Harris had 26 points Saturday night against Murray State. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay Men’s Basketball senior Steve Harris had 26 points Saturday night against Murray State. (APSU Sports Information)

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APSU Women’s Golf sits in third at Murray State Invitational

 

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APSU Women's GolfMurray, KY – A trio of top-20 finishes, including a top-five showing from sophomore Meghann Stamps, has Austin Peay State University women’s golf eying a third top-five finish in its last four tournaments, this one at the Murray State Invitational at Miller Memorial Golf Course.

Austin Peay Women's Golf has three players in top 20 at the Murray State Invitational. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay Women’s Golf has three players in top 20 at the Murray State Invitational. (APSU Sports Information)

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Austin Peay Women’s Basketball’s Tiasha Gray named APSU Athlete of the Week

 

APSU - Austin Peay State University SportsClarksville, TN – Sophomore guard Tiasha Gray, of the Austin Peay State University women’s basketball team, has been named this week’s Copies in a Flash APSU Athlete of the Week.

Gray averaged 19.5 points off the bench in two Lady Gov victories last week, solidifying Austin Peay’s hold on second place in the Ohio Valley Conference’s West Division. She shot 41.9 percent (13-for-31) from the field, and 73.3 percent (11-for-15) from the free-throw line.

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APSU Lady Govs Basketball uses balanced attack to dominate Murray State Racers 86-71

 

Austin Peay State University Lady Govs - APSUClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University women’s basketball team used a balanced scoring effort – six players scored 10 or more points – to post a convincing 86-71 Ohio Valley Conference victory against Murray State, Thursday night.

Austin Peay Senior Nicole Olszewski handed out a career-high eight assists along with 20 points in the Lady Govs victory against Murray State, Thursday night. (Brittney Sparn/APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay Senior Nicole Olszewski handed out a career-high eight assists along with 20 points in the Lady Govs victory against Murray State, Thursday night. (Brittney Sparn/APSU Sports Information)

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APSU Lady Govs Basketball takes on Jacksonville State Gamecocks at Dunn Center Monday

 

Jacksonville State Gamecocks vs. Austin Peay Lady Govs

Monday, January 27th, 2014 | 7:00pm CT
Clarksville, TN | Dunn Center (7,257)

Austin Peay State University Lady Govs - APSUClarksville, TN – Two days after a crucial Ohio Valley Conference home win, Austin Peay women’s basketball team (7-13, 4-3 OVC) will look to extend its four-game win streak when it hosts Jacksonville State Gamecocks (8-14, 4-5 OVC) in a 7:00pm, Monday contest at the Dunn Center.

Austin Peay Women's Basketball look to continue win streak Monday.

Austin Peay Women’s Basketball look to continue win streak Monday.

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APSU Governors Basketball never gets on track in 89-67 loss to Murray State Racers

 

Austin Peay State University Governors Sports - APSUMurray, KY – Murray State used a 20-3 first-half run and Austin Peay State University could never recover as the Governors fell to the Racers , 89-67, Saturday night in Ohio Valley Conference action at the CFSB Center.

Austin Peay Men's Basketball falls to Murray State. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay Men’s Basketball falls to Murray State. (APSU Sports Information)

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Austin Peay State University Governors and Murray State Racers collide in OVC Basketball Action Saturday

 

Austin Peay Governors at Murray State Racers

Saturday, January 11th, 2014 | 7:30pm CT
Murray, KY | CFSB Center (8,500)

Austin Peay State University Governors Sports - APSUClarksville, TN – The Austin Peay State University basketball team visits Murray State on Saturday in the 118th meeting of the two longtime Ohio Valley Conference rivals.

The two teams represent the most intense rivalry in the OVC, and the fans that support them mark this game on their calendar each year.

Austin Peay Men's Basketball visits Murray State for intense OVC rivalry. (Clarksville Sports Network)

Austin Peay Men’s Basketball visits Murray State for intense OVC rivalry. (Clarksville Sports Network)

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APSU Lady Govs Basketball makes road trip to Murray State Saturday

 

Austin Peay Lady Govs at Murray State Racers

Saturday, January 11th, 2014 | 5:15pm CT
Murray, KY | CFSB Center (8,500)

Austin Peay State University Lady Govs - APSUClarksville, TN – Austin Peay women’s basketball team (3-12, 0-2 OVC) begins its longest road trip of the 2013-14 campaign when it visits the Murray State Racers (7-7, 0-2 OVC) for a 5:15pm, Saturday, Ohio Valley Conference contest at the CFSB Center.

Austin Peay Women's Basketball begins road trip against Murray State Saturday.

Austin Peay Women’s Basketball begins road trip against Murray State Saturday.

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Road-wary Lady Govs continue treacherous road trip with visit to inhospitable Murray State

 

APSU Governors LogoFresh off a disappointing loss in the first game of its current road trip, Austin Peay women’s basketball team will have little time to regroup before visiting Murray State in a 5:15 p.m., Saturday contest at the Regional Special Events Center.

Austin Peay has found success infrequently away from the Dunn Center this season, winning two of its 10 true road games this season, including Thursday’s 79-70 loss at Tennessee Martin. However, the Lady Govs will have to shake their road woes as four of their remaining six regular-season games will be away from the Dunn Center.

The Lady Govs also will have to get off to a better start than they have in their last two outings. Austin Peay has trailed by more than 20 points in the first half of its latest two losses. The offense has sputtered in the opening half, making just 33.3 percent from the field in both outings. «Read the rest of this article»

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Racers run away late to down Govs

 

Murray State used a 16-0 late-game run to break open a tight game aAPSU Governors Logond defeat Austin Peay State University, 69-53, in Ohio Valley Conference action, Saturday night, in Dave Aaron Arena.

The victory improved Murray State to 13-3 overall and 5-0 in the OVC. Meanwhile, the Governors slip to 9-9 overall and 3-3 in the OVC. It was only Murray State’s third win in Clarksville since 1997 and first since 2006.

The Racers used suffocating defense to hold APSU to just 33.3 percent (13 of 33) shooting. In fact, the 13 field goals were the fewest by the Governors since making only 13 field goals at Illinois in 2006.

APSU attempts to take the ball up court against the tough Racer defense (Robert Smith/The Leaf-Chronicle)

APSU attempts to take the ball up court against the tough Racer defense (Robert Smith/The Leaf-Chronicle)

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