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


Topic: Sergeant York Trophy Series

APSU Governors Football game against Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles selected for ESPN3

 

APSU Sports Information

APSU FootballBrentwood, TN – The Saturday, November 4th football contest between Austin Peay State University and Tennessee Tech has been selected as the “Wildcard Selection” in the league’s Game of the Week football package on ESPN3.

The game will kickoff at 1:30pm CT at Tucker Stadium in Cookeville Tennessee.

Austin Peay Football Game November 4th at Tennessee Tech to be broadcasted on ESPN3. (APSU Sports Information) «Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Sports | No Comments
 

APSU Football takes on Tennessee State at Nissan Stadium Saturday

 

APSU Sports Information

APSU FootballClarksville, TN – In the second of three contests in the Sgt. York Trophy series, the Austin Peay State University football team will head to Music City to square off with in-state rival Tennessee State 6:00pm, Saturday at Nissan Stadium in Nashville.

The Governors are looking to regain their recent momentum after suffering a 34-14 setback to No. 4 Jacksonville State a week ago.

Austin Peay Governors Football travels to Nashville to battle Tennessee State Tigers Saturday night. (Robert Smith, APSU Athletics)

Austin Peay Governors Football travels to Nashville to battle Tennessee State Tigers Saturday night. (Robert Smith, APSU Athletics)

«Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Sports | No Comments
 

APSU Football’s Defense holds ranked UT Martin Scoreless in 7-0 Win

 

APSU Sports Information

APSU FootballClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University football’s first two victories of the 2017 season featured high-octane offenses obliterating everything in its path. Saturday’s win against 18th-ranked UT Martin was a little different.

A stifling Governor defense swarmed the Skyhawks, pressuring preseason All-OVC quarterback Troy Cook and shutting out one of the league’s most potent offenses in a 7-0 win at Fortera Stadium.

Austin Peay Football beats UT Martin Skyhawks at Fortera Stadium Saturday night. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay Football beats UT Martin Skyhawks at Fortera Stadium Saturday night. (APSU Sports Information)

«Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Sports | No Comments
 


Austin Peay Governors Football’s defense holds back Tennessee Tech for 38-31 win

 

APSU Sports: Austin Peay Football

Austin Peay State University GovernorsClarksville, TN – After racing out to an early 31-0 lead, Austin Peay’s football team survived a furious Tennessee Tech comeback to hang on for a 38-31 Ohio Valley Conference victory on Senior Day.

The victory gives Austin Peay (2-9, 1-7 OVC) its first Ohio Valley Conference win in 2012, as well as a victory in Sgt. York Trophy contests every season since the award’s inception in 2007. Tennessee Tech falls to 3-8 (1-7 OVC). Austin Peay’s 38-point outburst is the Govs largest scoring output in 46 meetings with the Golden Eagles.

Austin Peay Governors Football's defense comes up big in the 4th quarter to stop Tennessee Tech's comeback.

Austin Peay Governors Football’s defense comes up big in the 4th quarter to stop Tennessee Tech’s comeback.

«Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Sports | No Comments
 

Tennesse State Tigers silence Austin Peay Governors Football in second half to win 34-14

 

APSU Sports: Austin Peay Football

Austin Peay State University GovernorsNashville, TN – Michael German threw for 203 second-half yards and two touchdowns to lead Tennessee State to a 34-14 season-opening Ohio Conference victory, Saturday afternoon, in the first game played at Hale Stadium since 1998.

The game also was the first of Sergeant York Trophy series-one of only two traveling trophy series in the country. The four Tennessee OVC schools compete for the trophy.

Austin Peay Football. (Courtesy: Keith Dorris/Dorris Photography)

Austin Peay Football. (Courtesy: Keith Dorris/Dorris Photography)

«Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Sports | No Comments
 

Austin Peay Governors Football heads to Nashville to take on the Tennessee Tigers in OVC Opener

 

Austin Peay vs. Tennessee State

September 15th, 2012 • 1:00pm • Nashville, TN • Hale Stadium (15,000)

Austin Peay State University GovernorsClarksville, TN – Death, taxes, political flip flops are sure things….so is a close football contest between Austin Peay State University and Tennessee State University, at least since the Governors rejoined the Ohio Valley Conference in  2007.

APSU and TSU have played five times since the Governors returned to the Ohio Vally Conference. No game has been decided by more than three points, including last year’s 37-34 Govs win. APSU has outscored TSU 153-148 in those five games, with the Govs having won the last three meetings.

Austin Peay Football. (Courtesy: Lois Jones/Austin Peay)

Austin Peay Football. (Courtesy: Lois Jones/Austin Peay)

«Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Sports | No Comments
 

Football Govs overcome 21-point deficit for OVC win against TSU

 

APSU Sports Information: APSU Football

Austin Peay State University GovernorsClarksville, TN – Stephen Stansell  booted a 35-yard field goal with 10.1 seconds left to culminate Austin Peay State University’s rally from a 21-point deficit as it defeated Tennessee State, 37-34, in Ohio Valley Conference football action, Saturday night, at Governors Stadium.

The victory evened the Governors record at 2-2, but more importantly provided them a 2-0 OVC start for the first time since the 1977 season-the same season APSU won its only league title.

Stansell kicking the game winning field goal. APSU Football. (Courtesy: Mateen Sidiq/Austin Peay)

Stansell kicking the game winning field goal. APSU Football. (Courtesy: Mateen Sidiq/Austin Peay)

«Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Sports | No Comments
 


Austin Peay Governors vs. Tennessee State

 

October 1st, 2011 • 6:00pm CDT
Clarksville, TN • Governors Stadium (10,000)

Austin Peay State University GovernorsClarksville, TN – A victory against Tennessee State, Saturday, would allow the Govs start 2-0 in the OVC for the first time since 1977.

The Govs-TSU match up will serve as each program’s first of the 2011 Sergeant York Trophy Series. In fact, Tennessee Tech is playing at UT Martin also in a Sgt. York Trophy game on Saturday.

After owning a school-record 26 seniors in 2009, the Govs had half that many (13) in 2010. This season the Govs have even fewer, eight.

Ryan White ran for 132 yards on 27 carries to help the Governors defeat Eastern Kentucky, 23-17 last Saturday.

Ryan White ran for 132 yards on 27 carries to help the Governors defeat Eastern Kentucky, 23-17 last Saturday.

«Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Sports | No Comments
 

Austin Peay Governors vs UT Martin Skyhawks

 

November 6th, 2010 • 1:00pm CDT • Clarksville, Tennessee • Governors Stadium (10,000)

Austin Peay State University GovernorsClarksville, TN – Since rejoining the Ohio Valley Conference the Governors own a 1-3 record against UT Martin. The Govs lost in Martin, 48-38, to end the 2009 season.

With the loss to Eastern Illinois, the Governors are assured of their third-straight losing season.

Austin Peay enters the contest on a five-game losing streak. The Govs have endured at least a five-game losing streak in five of the last seven seasons.

This is a Sergeant York Trophy contest. Austin Peay comes in 1-1 in Sgt. York games this season while UT Martin is 1-0.

Governors Football. (Courtesy: Austin Peay Sports Information)

Governors Football. (Courtesy: Austin Peay Sports Information)

«Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Sports | No Comments
 

Austin Peay Governors vs Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles

 

October 9th, 2010 • 4:00pm CDT • Clarksville, TN • Governors Stadium (10,000)

Austin Peay State University GovernorsClarksville, TN – This will be Austin Peay’s 66th homecoming–”Peay Paradise” the theme–with the Govs owning a 28-36-1 record in those events. After winning homecoming games in both 2007 and 2008, the Govs lost last season’s homecoming encounter to Jacksonville State, 28-10. APSU has won just seven homecoming games in the past 23 years.

At 1-0 in the OVC, Austin Peay is seeking to start the league season 2-0 for the first time since 1977–the Govs’ only OVC championship season.

This is both school’s second game of the Sergeant York Trophy Series. The Govs are 1-0 this season, defeating Tennessee State, 26-23, September 18th, while Tennessee Tech is 0-1 after losing last Thursday, 27-24, to UT Martin. «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