Scores

Final

Austin Peay 72

(18-9, 15-3 OVC)

Tenn Tech 73

(18-11, 13-6 OVC)

    7:00 PM ET, February 20, 2007

    Hooper Eblen Arena, Cookeville, Tennessee

    1 2 T
    PEAY 43 2972
    TNTC 47 2673

    Top Performers

    Austin Peay: T. Babington 17 Pts, 4 Reb, 3 Ast, 2 Stl

    Tennessee Tech: A. Fisher 30 Pts, 2 Reb, 5 Ast, 1 Stl

    Tennessee Tech 73, Austin Peay 72

    Associated Press

    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Anthony Fisher made a layup and free throw with 32 seconds left and scored 30 points as Tennessee Tech beat visiting Austin Peay 73-72 Tuesday night.

    Tennessee Tech (18-11, 13-6 Ohio Valley Conference) held the OVC regular season champion Governors (18-9, 15-3) scoreless in the last 2:19.

    Austin Peay had built a 61-54 lead with 9:55 left on two free throws by Landon Shipley.

    The Governors' last lead was 72-70 on a jumper by Todd Babington with 2:19 left, for their final points before Fisher was fouled on his layup for the tie and hit his free throw for the win.

    Fisher hit 10-of-17 field goals and 5-of-7 free throws. Amadi McKenzie added 17 points and Belton Rivers 12.

    Austin Peay was led by Babington with 17 points, Drake Reed with 13 points and six rebounds and Derek Wright with 10 points.

    Tech led at halftime 47-43 after trailing by as much as 12. The Golden Eagles have now won 12 of their last 14 games and are 12-1 at home.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    PEAY
    TNTC
    Points 72 73
    FG Made-Attempted 24-58 (.414) 24-53 (.453)
    3P Made-Attempted 10-23 (.435) 7-23 (.304)
    FT Made-Attempted 14-26 (.538) 18-22 (.818)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 21 (0/0) 22 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 12 4

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