EVANSVILLE, Ind. (AP) — Dylan Windler had 32 points and 21 rebounds as Belmont beat Austin Peay 83-67 in the Ohio Valley Conference Tourney semifinals on Friday night.
Taylor leads Austin Peay to 95-81 win in OVC tourney
EVANSVILLE, Ind. (AP) — Terry Taylor had 28 points and 10 rebounds as Austin Peay topped Morehead State 95-81 in the Ohio Valley Conference Tourney quarterfinals on Thursday night. Chris...
Glotta carries Austin Peay over UT-Martin 92-78
CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Zach Glotta scored a career-high 26 points as Austin Peay topped UT Martin 92-78 on Saturday.
Terry Taylor added 25 points for the Governors. Taylor also had 12...
Taylor lifts Austin Peay over E. Illinois 94-86
CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Terry Taylor had 25 points and 12 rebounds as Austin Peay beat Eastern Illinois 94-86 on Saturday. Zach Glotta added 22 points for the Governors.
Taylor shot 9 for 10 from the line.
Steve Harris had 17 points for Austin Peay (18-7, 10-2 Ohio Valley Conference), which earned its fourth straight victory. Jabari McGhee added 15 points.
Austin Peay dominates Tennessee Tech 77-66
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Terry Taylor had 18 points and eight rebounds, Chris Porter-Bunton added 15 points, and Austin Peay dominated Tennessee Tech for a 77-66 win on Thursday night.
Austin Peay off to best start in league play since 2010-11
CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Chris Porter-Bunton, Zach Glotta and Jarrett Givens each scored 15 points and all five Austin Peay starters scored in double figures for an 89-74 victory over Tennessee State on Thursday night.
Austin Peay (14-6, 6-1 Ohio Valley Conference) has won 10 of its last 12 games and is off to its best start in league play since the 2010-11 season.
Taylor’s block helps lift Austin Peay over UT Martin 72-70
MARTIN, Tenn. (AP) — Terry Taylor scored 20 points, grabbed nine rebounds and blocked a potential game-tying shot at the buzzer, and Austin Peay held off UT Martin 72-70 on Saturday, handing the Skyhawks' their sixth straight loss.
Jarrett Givens added 14 points with four 3-pointers, Chris Porter-Bunton scored 11 points, and Jabari McGhee had 10 boards for the Governors (12-5, 4-0 Ohio Valley Conference), who outscored UT Martin 44-26 in the paint and shot 58 percent.
Taylor leads Austin Peay over SE Missouri State 78-60
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — Terry Taylor had 17 points and seven rebounds to guide Austin Peay to a 78-60 victory over Southeast Missouri State on Thursday night.
Steve Harris had 12 points on 5-of-6 shooting for the Governors (11-5, 3-0 Ohio Valley Conference), while Zach Glotta and Jarrett Givens pitched in with 11 points each.
Gumm with 20 points, Austin Peay beats Morehead State 81-67
CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Dayton Gumm came off the bench to score 20 points on four 3-pointers and grab 10 rebounds as Austin Peay beat Morehead State 81-67 on Saturday night.
Chris Porter-Bunton added 19 points for the Governors (10-5, 2-0 Ohio Valley Conference). Jabari McGhee had 14 points and 13 rebounds, Steve Harris added 12 points and five rebounds and Terry Taylor 11 points with eight rebounds.
Austin Peay routs Calvary as 7 score in double figures
CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Dayton Gumm scored 18 points to lead seven players in double figures and Austin Peay routed Calvary 116-33 on Saturday.
The list of double-figure scorers for Austin Peay (5-4) also included Zach Glotta with 17 points, Steve Harris (15), Terry Taylor (15), Ivan Cucak (14), Jarrett Givens (14) and Richard Henderson (13). Chris Porter-Bunton grabbed a game-high 12 rebounds.
EVANSVILLE, Ind. (AP) — Zach Glotta scored 21 points, making 5-of-6 3-pointers, and Averyl Ugba added 20 points in Austin Peay's come-from-behind 73-66 win over Eastern Illinois in an Ohio Valley Conference Tournament quarterfinal Thursday night.
No. 3 seed Austin Peay (18-13) squares off with second-seeded Belmont (23-8) in Friday's semifinal round.
Austin Peay tops Edwardsville 86-82 to clinch third in OVC
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) — Chris Porter-Bunton matched his season high with 23 points on 7-of-10 shooting, Zach Glotta hit four 3-pointers and scored 19 and Austin Peay held off SIU-Edwardsville 86-82 on Thursday night.
Austin Peay beats Jacksonville State 60-57
CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Averyl Ugba scored 15 points and grabbed 11 rebounds and Austin Peay beat Jacksonville State 60-57 on Saturday night.
Zach Glotta and Steve Harris added 11 points apiece for the Governors (16-12, 11-5 Ohio Valley Conference) who are third in the conference standings behind Murray State and Belmont.
Austin Peay scored first and led all the way taking a 31-21 advantage into the break.
Phillips scores 29, Tennessee Tech downs Austin Peay 86-80
CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Curtis Phillips Jr. scored a career-high 29 points with four 3-pointers, grabbed seven rebounds and had three steals to lead Tennessee Tech to an 86-80 win over Austin Peay on Thursday night to end a three-game skid.
Kajon Mack scored 19 points with seven assists and Shaq Calhoun added 16 points for the Golden Eagles (17-11, 9-6 Ohio Valley Conference), who hit 10 3-pointers and shot 53 percent from the field to sweep the season series against the Governors.
Murray St keeps pace in OVC, rolls past Austin Peay, 84-63
MURRAY, Ky. (AP) — Jonathan Stark scored 27 points and Murray State kept pace with Ohio Valley Conference leader Belmont by thumping archrival Austin Peay, 84-63 on Thursday night.
The Racers entered the night one game back of the Bruins atop the OVC.
Murray State built a 10-point lead by intermission, 38-28, but the Racers were slow out of the blocks to start the second half, scoring just two points on a Stark jumper over the first four minutes and the Governors got within six points, 40-34.
Austin Peay pulls away for 96-81 win over SE Missouri State
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — Averyl Ugba tossed in 28 points and grabbed eight rebounds, Terry Taylor posted a double-double and Austin Peay cruised to a 96-81 victory over Southeast Missouri State on Saturday.
Ugba has 35 points, 11 rebounds in Austin Peay’s 87-67 win
JACKSONVILLE, Ala. (AP) — Averyl Ugba scored a season-high 35 points and hot-shooting Austin Peay rolled past Jacksonville State 87-67 on Saturday night.
Ugba, a senior transfer forward from Grambling, made 17 of 21 shots and grabbed 11 rebounds for his fifth double-double with the Governors (10-8, 5-1 Ohio Valley), who came in having lost six straight road games but won at JSU for the first time since 2011.
Ugba, Taylor lead Austin Peay past Eastern Illinois 70-54
CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Averyl Ugba scored 17 points and hauled in 11 rebounds to lead Austin Peay to a 70-54 win over Eastern Illinois on Saturday night.
Terry Taylor added 12 points and also had 11 rebounds and Chris Porter-Bunton, Dayton Gumm and Zach Glotta had 10 points each for Austin Peay, which dominated the glass 46-29.
Taylor scores 27, helps Austin Peay hold off Troy 75-73
CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Terry Taylor scored seven of his 27 points in the final three minutes, and Austin Peay held off Troy for a 75-73 victory on Tuesday night.
Taylor made a layup, 3-point play and jump shot during a 7-2 surge to give the Governors a 70-65 lead with 1:22 to play. Wesley Person made 6 of 7 free throws to pull Troy to 74-73 with 15 seconds left. Dayton Gumm made the second of two free-throw attempts, but Troy's B.J. Miller missed a layup at the buzzer.
Gumm, Glotta lead Austin Peay past Miami (Ohio) 86-61
CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Dayton Gumm scored 23 points, Zach Glotta added 13 and Austin Peay cruised by Miami (Ohio) 86-61 on Sunday.
Gumm and Glotta each made three of the Governors' nine 3-pointers on just 15 attempts.
Gumm made it 70-39 on a fast-break dunk midway through the second half and the Govs didn't make a field goal in the final three minutes of the game.
Gumm scores 25, Austin Peay beats DII Oakland City 109-50
CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Freshman Dayton Gumm scored a season-high 25 points, two Austin Peay players had double-doubles and the Governors beat Division II Oakland City 109-50 on Wednesday night in their home opener.
Austin Peay went on a 36-3 run down the stretch until Austin Robertson ended Oakland City's field-goal drought with 46 seconds remaining.
Austin Peay downs Eastern Kentucky 83-81 in OT
RICHMOND, Ky. (AP) — John Murry scored a career-high 27 points and Kenny Jones grabbed a career-best 14 rebounds and scored eight of his 23 points in overtime to help Austin Peay beat Eastern Kentucky 83-81 on Wednesday for coach Dave Loos' 499th win.