Scores

Final

Austin Peay 69

(18-10, 14-4 OVC)

Tenn St 73

(12-15, 9-9 OVC)

    8:30 PM ET, February 18, 2008

    Gentry Center, Nashville, Tennessee

    1 2 T
    PEAY 42 2769
    TNST 33 4073

    Top Performers

    Austin Peay: T. Babington 21 Pts, 6 Reb, 1 Stl

    Tennessee State: J. Houston 13 Pts, 7 Reb, 1 Ast, 3 Stl

    Tennessee St. 73, Austin Peay 69

    Associated Press

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Reserve Gerald Robinson scored 17 points as Tennessee State remained alive for the Ohio Valley Conference tourney with a 73-69 victory Monday over Austin Peay.

    Tennessee State (12-15, 9-9 OVC) rallied from a 42-33 halftime deficit and kept Austin Peay (18-10, 14-4) from clinching the outright OVC regular season title. The Governors already have wrapped up a share of the championship.

    The OVC tourney will include the top eight teams during the regular season.

    Jerrell Houston, another reserve for Tennessee State, added 13 points while Bruce Price had 12 and Reiley Ervin had 10.

    Tennessee State went ahead by 11, 69-58 with 4:08 left, then held off an Austin Peay rally. Austin Peay got to within 3 in the last minute.

    Todd Babington led Austin Peay with 21. Derek Wright had 16 and Fernandez Lockett 11.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    PEAY
    TNST
    Points 69 73
    FG Made-Attempted 21-52 (.404) 24-61 (.393)
    3P Made-Attempted 8-23 (.348) 9-23 (.391)
    FT Made-Attempted 19-28 (.679) 16-29 (.552)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 28 (0/0) 26 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 9 10

    2007-08 Season

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