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Austin Peay State University Football begins Practice, Saturday

 

APSU FootballClarksville, TN – The Marquase Lovings era begins Saturday morning when the Austin Peay State University (APSU) football team takes the field at Fortera Stadium for its first organized practice in preparation for the upcoming 2020 season.

Austin Peay State University head coach Marquase Lovings prepared for Govs opening practice, Saturday. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay State University head coach Marquase Lovings prepared for Govs opening practice, Saturday. (APSU Sports Information)

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Slimmed down Austin Peay State University ESPEAY’s celebrated via social media

 

Austin Peay State University Sports - APSU - Governors - Lady GovsClarksville, TN – Normally, the ESPEAY’s serve as the end-of-year night of pomp and circumstance to celebrate the best and brightest Austin Peay State University (APSU) athletics has to offer.

Obviously, these are not normal circumstances. So social media was the spot to find the honors for a slimmed-down ESPEAY’s for the 2019-20 year, which saw the bulk of awards handed out Wednesday night on Austin Peay State University’s official Twitter and Instagram pages.

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APSU Football’s Mark Hudspeth, Kordell Jackson receive Top Honors from TSWA

 

APSU FootballNashville, TN – A final set of honors landed Thursday, April 30th for the Austin Peay State University (APSU) 2019 football campaign. The Tennessee Sports Writers Association (TSWA) named Governors head coach Mark Hudspeth and cornerback Kordell Jackson its Coach and Player of the Year, respectively.

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Instant Peay Play: APSU Indoor Track Team showing they are contenders for OVC Title

 

Instant Peay Play - APSU SportsClarksville, TN – It’s been almost a generation since the Austin Peay State University (APSU) women’s indoor track and field team has won the Ohio Valley Conference title, but so far under first-year head coach Valerie Brown the Governors may be making a case for being considered as one of the favorites to win this year’s championship.

Austin Peay State University Indoor Track and Field team won the Thundering Herd Invitational. It was their first in season championship since 2015. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay State University Indoor Track and Field team won the Thundering Herd Invitational. It was their first in season championship since 2015. (APSU Sports Information)

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Austin Peay State University agrees to contract extension with Mark Hudspeth through 2024 season

 

APSU FootballClarksville, TN – The holiday season started early for fans of the Austin Peay State University (APSU) football team with the finest season in program history capped by an appearance in the FCS Playoffs’ quarterfinal round.

Austin Peay State University and Football head coach Mark Hudspeth agree to four year contract extension. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay State University and Football head coach Mark Hudspeth agree to four year contract extension. (APSU Sports Information)

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APSU to induct Derek Wright into 2020 Austin Peay State University Athletics Hall of Fame

 

Austin Peay State University Sports - APSU - Governors - Lady GovsClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University (APSU) alumni Derek Wright had just completed the finest game statistically in his basketball career. The senior guard scored 43 points in a 121-116 triple-overtime loss to Southeast Missouri, January 29th, 2008. It was the first time a Gov broke the 40-point barrier in nearly 11 seasons.

Of course, Wright was summoned after the game to talk to the media. Leaf-Chronicle reporter James Horne had a stat sheet in hand to show Wright that he not only scored 43 points but knocked down a career-best five three-pointers while collecting seven steals.

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APSU Football’s Mark Hudspeth named AFCA Regional Coach of the Year

 

APSU FootballWaco, TX – The American Football Coaches Association named Austin Peay State University (APSU) head football coach Mark Hudspeth its Region 3 Football Championship Subdivision Coach of the Year, Tuesday. Hudspeth becomes the first Austin Peay coach to earn the regional honor from the coaches association.

Mark Hudspeth is the first Austin Peay State University Football head coach to earn the AFCA Regional Coach of the Year award. (APSU Sports Information) «Read the rest of this article»

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APSU Football plays Eastern Illinois at Fortera Stadium Saturday with OVC Title in reach

 

#19 Austin Peay (8-3 | 6-1 OVC) vs. Eastern Illinois (1-10 | 1-6 OVC)

Saturday, November 23rd, 2019 | 2:00pm CT
Clarksville, TN | Fortera Stadium

APSU FootballClarksville, TN – One game remains between the Austin Peay State University (APSU) football team and a 2019 Ohio Valley Conference Football Championship with Eastern Illinois providing the opposition in a 2:00pm, Saturday, November 23rd matchup at Fortera Stadium.

Austin Peay State University Football hosts Eastern Illinois Saturday at Fortera Stadium. A win makes the Govenrors the 2019 Ohio Valley Conference Football Champions. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay State University Football hosts Eastern Illinois Saturday at Fortera Stadium. A win makes the Govenrors the 2019 Ohio Valley Conference Football Champions. (APSU Sports Information)

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Austin Peay State University Football travels to Murray State, Saturday

 

#22 Austin Peay (7-3 | 5-1 OVC) at Murray State (4-6 | 2-4 OVC)

Saturday, November 16th, 2019 | Noon CT
Murray, KY | Stewart Stadium

APSU FootballClarksville, TN – The biggest Austin Peay State University (APSU) football game of 2019 – for now – is appropriately the First Financial Battle of the Border game when the Governors meet Murray State in a noon, Saturday matchup at Stewart Stadium in Murray, Kentucky.

Austin Peay State University Governors Football takes next step towards OVC Title at Murray State, Saturday. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay State University Governors Football takes next step towards OVC Title at Murray State, Saturday. (APSU Sports Information)

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APSU Volleyball travels to Murray State, hosts Eastern Kentucky in final matches of regular season

 

APSU Women's VolleyballClarksville, TN – The Austin Peay State University (APSU) volleyball team closes its 2019 regular season schedule with a pair of contests this week. The Govs, who are tied for fifth in the OVC race, will travel to fourth-place Murray State for a 6:00pm, Wednesday, November 13th contest.

Austin Peay State University Women's Volleyball closes out the regular season with a trip to Murray State, Wednesday and then hosting Eastern Kentucky, Saturday. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay State University Women’s Volleyball closes out the regular season with a trip to Murray State, Wednesday and then hosting Eastern Kentucky, Saturday. (APSU Sports Information)

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