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Austin Peay Governors Basketball to participate in 2012 Cancun Challenge

 

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Austin Peay State University GovernorsClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University men’s basketball team will participate in the 2012 Men’s Cancun Challenge in November.

The tournament field will include eight teams, divided into two divisions. Austin Peay will play in Mayan Division along with Gardner-Webb, Howard and Western Carolina. The Riviera Division will be comprised of DePaul, Iowa, Western Kentucky and Wichita State.

Austin Peay Governors Basketball to play in the 2012 Men's Cancun Challenge

Austin Peay Governors Basketball to play in the 2012 Men's Cancun Challenge

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Lady Govs ready for preseason test against Cumberland, Monday

 

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Austin Peay State University Lady GovsClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University women’s basketball team hosts Cumberland in its lone preseason exhibition contest, 5:15pm, Monday at the Dunn Center.

Austin Peay State University women's basketball team hosts Cumberland in its lone preseason exhibition contest, Monday. APSU Basketball. (Courtesy: Robert Smith/The Leaf-Chronicle)

Austin Peay State University women's basketball team hosts Cumberland in its lone preseason exhibition contest, Monday. APSU Basketball. (Courtesy: Robert Smith/The Leaf-Chronicle)

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Austin Peay Women’s Basketball vs. Chattanooga

 

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November 23rd, 2010 | McKenzie Arena | Chattanooga, TN
 
Austin Peay State University GovernorsClarksville, TN – With its season’s first victory under its belt, Austin Peay State University women’s basketball team returns to action after a short two-day break with a 6:00pm (CT), Tuesday contest at Chattanooga.

Tuesday’s contest will be the third game of Austin Peay’s current seven-game road swing. The Lady Govs will not return home until a December 8th contest against Lipscomb. «Read the rest of this article»

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Late free throws give Lady Govs much-needed road win

 

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Austin Peay State University GovernorsBeaumont, TX – Austin Peay State University women’s basketball team benefited from a strong inside game to take a 73-69 win against Utah Valley to wrap up Preseason WNIT play, Saturday, at Lamar.

Aside from ending a 13-game non-conference losing streak, the Lady Govs earned a quality win against a Utah Valley team that won the Great West Conference tournament a year ago. It also was Austin Peay’s first-ever Preseason WNIT win.

Lady Govs Basketball. (Courtesy: Keith Dorris/Dorris Photography)

Lady Govs Basketball. (Courtesy: Keith Dorris/Dorris Photography)

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Poor shooting dooms Lady Govs at WNIT

 

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Austin Peay State University GovernorsBeaumont, TX – Austin Peay State University women’s basketball team lost its third straight overall and second Preseason WNIT contest, 72-57, to Valparaiso, Friday, at Lamar University.

For the Lady Govs, the game boiled down to a pivotal second-half stretch where Valpo used a 15-5 seven-minute run to take a 61-48 lead with 6:22 to play. During that stretch, the Crusaders ripped off three three-pointers and forced six Austin Peay turnovers.

Lady Govs Basketball. (Courtesy: Keith Dorris/Dorris Photography)

Lady Govs Basketball. (Courtesy: Keith Dorris/Dorris Photography)

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Lady Govs travel to Texas for Preseason Women’s NIT consolation rounds

 

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Austin Peay State University GovernorsClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University women’s basketball team begins a seven-game road swing when it meets Valparaiso in a 5:00pm, Friday contest in the Preseason Women’s NIT Consolation Rounds hosted by Lamar in Beaumont, Texas.

The Lady Govs return to the road following a 74-60 loss to Middle Tennessee, Tuesday. Austin Peay trailed by 22 points at halftime but closed within nine points early in the second half before yielding by the 14-point final margin. Junior Whitney Hanley led the Lady Govs in scoring (18), rebounding (five), assists (five) and steals (four) in 37 minutes of action.

Lady Govs Basketball.

Lady Govs Basketball.

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Big run dooms Lady Govs in loss to Middle Tennessee

 

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Austin Peay State University GovernorsClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University women’s basketball team surrendered 21 consecutive first half points and could not recover, falling 74-60 to Middle Tennessee in non-conference action, Saturday, at the Dunn Center.

Middle Tennessee (2-0) broke the game open with its 21-0 run in the first part of the opening period. The run turned an 11-7 lead at 16:48 into a 32-7 advantage with 7:32 remaining as Austin Peay went more than seven minutes without a field goal. The Lady Govs were their own worst enemy during the drought, committing 11 turnovers and missing five field goals.

Austin Peay (0-2) recovered from that outburst and scored the game’s next 10 points over the next four minutes, cutting the lead to 15 points, 31-17. Middle Tennessee closed the half with a 9-4 run to take a 41-19 lead into halftime.

Junior Whitney Hanley scored a game-high 18 points in the Lady Govs loss to Middle Tennessee, Tuesday night. (Courtesy: Robert Smith/The Leaf-Chronicle)

Junior Whitney Hanley scored a game-high 18 points in the Lady Govs loss to Middle Tennessee, Tuesday night. (Courtesy: Robert Smith/The Leaf-Chronicle)

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Lady Govs vs. Middle Tennessee

 

Tuesday, November 14th, 2010 • Dave Aaron Arena • Clarksville, Tennessee
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Austin Peay State University GovernorsClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University women’s basketball team lifts the curtain on the home portion of its 2010-11 schedule when it hosts Middle Tennessee in a 7:00pm, Tuesday non-conference contest at the Dunn Center.

The game will be the Lady Govs only home showing in November and they will not return home until they host Lipscomb, December 8th. Eight of Austin Peay’s first nine games this season will be played away from the Dunn Center.

Austin Peay and Middle Tennessee are very familiar with one another, having played every season since 1976-77. The two teams were both members of the OVC until the Blue Raiders departed following the 1998-99 season. «Read the rest of this article»

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Lady Govs basketball learns WNIT future

 

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Austin Peay State University GovernorsFort Collins, CO – Austin Peay State University women’s basketball team will face Valparaiso in a 5:00pm, Friday contest at Beaumont, Texas, in its second game of the Preseason Women’s NIT, the organization announced Saturday night.

Lady Govs to face Valparaiso in its second game of the Preseason Women's NIT.

Lady Govs to face Valparaiso in its second game of the Preseason Women's NIT.

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Lady Govs open 2010-11 campaign at Purdue in preseason women’s NIT opener

 

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Austin Peay State University GovernorsClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University women’s basketball team opens its 2010-11 campaign with the opening game of the 2010 Preseason Women’s NIT – a 4:00pm (CT) contest against Purdue at Mackey Arena.

The game will be the first of eight first-round contests in the Preseason Women’s NIT, all being held at campus sites across the country. It is the second time in program history Austin Peay has been invited to the preseason event – it competed in the 1996 event.

Lady Govs Basketball.

Lady Govs Basketball.

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