Scores

Final

SE Missouri St 59

(14-15, 9-7 OVC)

Austin Peay 68

(12-19, 8-8 OVC)

    8:30 PM ET, February 25, 2012

    1 2 T
    SEMO 25 3459
    PEAY 24 4468

    Top Performers

    Southeast Missouri State: L. Powell 16 Pts, 10 Reb, 1 Ast, 3 Stl, 1 Blk

    Austin Peay: M. Baker 22 Pts, 5 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

    Austin Peay 68, SE Missouri 59

    Associated Press

    CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. -- TyShwan Edmondson scored 25 points and Melvin Baker 22 to lead Austin Peay to a 68-59 victory over Southeast Missouri State Saturday night.

    Edmondson scored 19 of his points in the second half, when Austin Peay (12-19, 8-8) outscored the Redhawks (14-15, 9-7) 44-34. Baker's 22 points was a career high.

    Edmondson made 5 of 6 shots from the floor after the break, hitting all four of his 3-point attempts. He also went 5 for 6 at the foul line.

    Leon Powell led Southeast Missouri State with a 16-point, 10-rebound double-double, but that couldn't prevent the Redhawks from losing their fourth straight game. Tyler Stone (11 points) and Marland Smith (10) also finished in double figures.

    Baker, on Senior Night, hit a foul shot and then a jumper with 4:13 left to give Austin Peay the lead for good, 54-52. Then his trey made it 57-52.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    SEMO
    PEAY
    Points 59 68
    FG Made-Attempted 21-52 (.404) 22-46 (.478)
    3P Made-Attempted 2-10 (.200) 8-16 (.500)
    FT Made-Attempted 15-22 (.682) 16-22 (.727)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 22 (0/0) 19 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 8 9

    2011-12 Season

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