Clarksville, TN Online: News, Opinion, Arts & Entertainment.


Topic: NCAA Championships

Tennessee Vols face #7 North Carolina Tar Heels on the road, Sunday

 

Tennessee at #7 North Carolina

Sunday, December 11th, 2016 | 4:00pm CT
Chapel Hill, NC | Dean E. Smith Center | TV: ESPN

Tennessee Volunteers - UT VolsKnoxville, TN – The Tennessee basketball program kicks off a stretch of four games in eight days when it travels to face No. 7 North Carolina on Sunday. Tipoff is set for 4:00pm CT on ESPN.

Tennessee (4-3) is riding a three-game winning streak heading into its first true road contest of the season. Most recently, the Vols rode a hot shooting night to a 90-50 victory over Presbyterian on Tuesday, tying the school record with 16 made 3-pointers in the game. Redshirt freshman Lamonte Turner converted 7-of-11 from beyond the arc en route to a season-best 24 points while true freshman Jordan Bowden added five treys and 21 points.

Tennessee plays its first true road game of the season Sunday against North Carolina at 4:00pm CT on ESPN. (Tennessee Athletics Department) «Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Sports | No Comments
 

Robbie Wilson inks three for APSU Men’s Golf

 

APSU Sports Information

APSU Men's Golf - Austin Peay State UniversityClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University men’s golf head coach Robbie Wilson has announced the signing of three players to National Letters of Intent to join the Governors next fall.

Chase Korte, Jay Fox and Garrett Whitfield will become the latest additions to Wilson’s squad, which sees only Erik Hedberg off to graduation at the end of this year.

Austin Peay Men's Golf adds three for 2017. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay Men’s Golf adds three for 2017. (APSU Sports Information)

«Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Sports | No Comments
 

APSU Track and Field sends Top talent to Florida Relays

 

APSU Sports Information

 APSU - Austin Peay State University Lady GovsClarksville, TN – The APSU track and field team will take a small but talented group of athletes to this weekend’s Gainesville-based Florida Relays. The three-day event begins Thursday at James G. Pressly Stadium and Percy Beard Track.

Austin Peay Women's Track and Field. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay Women’s Track and Field. (APSU Sports Information)

«Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Sports | No Comments
 


Austin Peay State University standout Breigh Jones earns prestigious OVC Scholar-Athlete Award

 

APSU Sports Information

Austin Peay State University Lady Govs - APSUBrentwood, TN – Austin Peay State University senior sprinter Breigh Jones has received one of six Ohio Valley Conference Scholar-Athlete Awards for the 2015-16 academic year, the conference office announced Friday.

The award is the highest individual honor that can be earned by OVC student-athletes, and is given annually to three men and three women student-athletes for their accomplishments in both the classroom and athletic arena, and because of their leadership qualities.

Austin Peay's Breigh Jones. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay’s Breigh Jones. (APSU Sports Information)

«Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Sports | No Comments
 

APSU Lady Govs Track and Field has three athletics competing at NCAA East Preliminaries

 

Austin Peay Sports Information

Austin Peay State University Lady Govs - APSUClarksville, TN – For the first time since 2009, Austin Peay State University women’s track and field will have three representatives at the NCAA East Preliminary Round, held May 28th-30th in Jacksonville, FL, at North Florida’s Hodges Stadium.

Austin Peay Track and Field. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay Track and Field. (APSU Sports Information)

«Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Sports | No Comments
 

Austin Peay State University Track and Field heads to Nashville for Vanderbilt Black and Gold

 

APSU Sports Information

Austin Peay State University Lady Govs - APSUClarksville, TN – Staying in the midstate area, Austin Peay State University track and field will make the trek down Interstate 24 for the Vanderbilt Black and Gold. The two-day event, scheduled to begin 4:00pm, Friday, will be held at the Vanderbilt Track and Field Complex.

Austin Peay Women's Track and Field. (Brittney Sparn/APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay Women’s Track and Field. (Brittney Sparn/APSU Sports Information)

«Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Sports | No Comments
 

APSU Track and Field has strong Relays at Gladstein Invitational

 

Austin Peay Sports Information

Austin Peay State University Lady Govs - APSUBloomington, IN – A handful of athletes found their way into the top-five for Austin Peay State University track and field on the final day of competition at the Gladstein Invitational.

The day started promisingly, with a fourth-place showing by freshman Sonja White. The newcomer from nearby Northeast High School was fourth in the 21-runner field at 25.87, less than three-tenths of a second from a top-three finish.

Austin Peay Track and Field. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay Track and Field. (APSU Sports Information)

«Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Sports | No Comments
 


Longtime APSU FAR, Dr. Gaines Hunt, named co-recipient of Thurston Banks Award

 

Written by Brad Kirtley
Austin Peay Sports Information

Austin Peay State University Sports - APSU - Governors - Lady GovsBrentwood, TN – Dr. Gaines Hunt, longtime Austin Peay State University professor and administrator and APSU’s Athletics Faculty Athletics Representative for more than 15 years, has been named co-recipient of the 2015 Ohio Valley Conference Thurston Banks Award for Distinguished Academic Service.

The award, selected by the OVC Faculty Athletics Representatives (FARs), was established in 2013 to recognize individuals (e.g. academic advisor, professor, tutor, etc.), with at least five years of service at one or more OVC member institutions, for their outstanding contributions to OVC student-athletes’ academic success, learning and development as well for his or her overall commitment to the institution’s athletics program.

Dr. Gaines Hunt «Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Sports | No Comments
 

Austin Peay State University Indoor Track kicks off season at Vanderbilt and Middle Tennessee

 

APSU Sports Information

Austin Peay State University Lady Govs - APSUClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University women’s track and field team opens up the 2014-15 indoor season with a pair of one-day events this week.

First up, the Lady Govs make the short trek to Nashville’s West End to compete in the Music City Challenge at Vanderbilt Fieldhouse, Thursday before heading to Murfreesboro, TN for Saturday’s Middle Tennessee Christmas Invitational, hosted by Middle Tennessee at the Murphy Center.

Austin Peay Women's Track and Field. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay Women’s Track and Field. (APSU Sports Information)

«Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Sports | No Comments
 

APSU Lady Gov’s Breigh Jones earns USTFCCCA honor

 

Austin Peay Sports Information Office

Austin Peay State University Lady Govs - APSUNew Orleans, LA – Austin Peay State University sprinter Breigh Jones earned All-Academic honors from the U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA), the association announced Tuesday.

Breigh Jones. (APSU Sports Information)

Breigh Jones. (APSU Sports Information)

«Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Sports | No Comments
 



  • Visit Us On FacebookVisit Us On TwitterVisit Us On PinterestVisit Us On YoutubeCheck Our FeedVisit Us On Instagram
  • Personal Controls

    Now playing at the Movies