Scores

Final

Austin Peay 57

(18-8, 15-2 OVC)

Akron 74

(20-5, 10-2 MAC)

5:00 PM ET, February 17, 2007

James A. Rhodes Arena, Akron, Ohio

1 2 T
PEAY 28 2957
AKR 32 4274

Top Performers

Austin Peay: F. Lockett 13 Pts, 9 Reb, 2 Ast, 2 Stl, 2 Blk

Akron: R. Travis 21 Pts, 9 Reb, 2 Ast, 4 Blk

Akron 74, Austin Peay 57

Associated Press

AKRON, Ohio (AP) -- Romeo Travis scored 21 points and Akron rode a rebounding advantage to a 74-57 victory over Austin Peay on Saturday.

The Zips (20-5) outrebounded the Governors (18-8) 46-30. Jeremiah Wood led the way with 11.

Wood also had 14 points, with Nick Dials adding 13 and Cedrick Middleton 11.

Drake Reed, Fernandez Lockett and Wes Channels each scored 13 points for Austin Peay.

Travis scored the first six points of the game and the Zips never trailed. They led 40-37 at the half, then shot 54 percent from the field in the second half to pull away.

Akron was 7 of 17 on 3-pointers, led by Middleton, who was 3 of 4, and Dials, who was 3 of 5. The Governors were just 4 of 21.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
PEAY
AKR
Points 57 74
FG Made-Attempted 19-57 (.333) 26-56 (.464)
3P Made-Attempted 4-21 (.190) 7-17 (.412)
FT Made-Attempted 15-23 (.652) 15-21 (.714)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 17 (0/0) 22 (0/0)
Largest Lead 0 18

2006-07 Season

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