APSU Men’s Basketball – Carlos Paez. (Robert Smith, APSU Sports Data)

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Freshman Drew Calderon registered seven points on 2-of-eight shooting from the field followed by inferior Alec Woodard with half dozen and redshirt senior Tariq Silver with three.

As a team the Govs shot 38.i percentage from the field and was ix-of-37 from behind the three-point line. Austin Peay State University made the most of their opportunity at the costless-throw line, going xi-of-12. APSU outrebounded SIUE, 44-40 with each squad registering 10 offensive rebounds.

How It Happened

Offset Half

SIUE’southward Lamar Wright scored the kickoff five points for the Cougars.

The Cougars fabricated seven of their first nine field goals to earn an 18-6 atomic number 82 at the 13:53 mark.

The Govs make v of six field goals to tie the game at 25 with 3:50 to go in the first half.

SIUE responds with a 6-0 run to proceeds a 31-25 advantage with i:thirty remaining.

Iv of the six points for the Cougars came from the gratis-throw line.

APSU held scoreless from the field the final 4:34 of regulation, missing its last 6 field goals.

The cougars stop the half scoreless from the field the final ii:34 of the one-half.

Halftime: Austin Peay 25, SIU Edwardsville 33

2nd Half

Govs kickoff the 2d half on a 5-0 run, highlighted by a transition three from Paez to trim the SIUE lead down to 33-30 with eighteen:20 remaining.


Govs start the OT with four direct points to take largest lead of the dark

SIUE responds with iv straight to tie the game at 54 with 1:11 remaining

Austin Peay State University scoreless for nearly three minutes as the game is tied at 54.

Hutchins-Everett with two free-throws to give the APSU Govs a two-bespeak pb with 1:07 remaining.

APSU forces shot clock violation with half-dozen.4 seconds left.

The Govs miss a 3-arrow to win the game every bit fourth dimension expires.

End of OT: Austin Peay 56, SIU Edwardsville 56

Double Overtime

Hutchins-Everett with his 20th point of the nighttime to necktie the game at 58 with four minutes left.

SIUE hit a iii to take a 61-58 lead with 3:17 left

Elton Walker scores six direct points as the Govs accept a 64-63 lead with 1:16 remaining.

Paez makes two gratuitous-throws with 11.v seconds left to give Austin Peay a 66-63 atomic number 82.

Govs use an 8-0 run the last one:58 to secure the habitation victory.

Final Score: Austin Peay 68, SIU Edwardsville 63

APSU Notables

It was the first double-overtime game the Govs have won since January 15th, 1954 confronting Milligan.

APSU earned the first home overtime victory since January 2nd, 2017 against Murray State.

Austin Peay State University played in their first overtime game since at Southeast Missouri State on Feb 16th, 2021.

The Govs attempted a flavour-high 37 iii-pointers.

APSU broke the school record for most 3-betoken attempts in a unmarried-game.

The previous record was 36 ready back in 1995-96 vs. UT Martin.

APSU broke the Winfield Dunn Middle tape for nigh three-point attempts in a game.

The previous record was 34 back on January quaternary, 1997 vs. Southeast Missouri.

With the win, APSU has won 14 straight over SIU Edwardsville.

Since the 2016-17 campaign, APSU is 33-xvi in home OVC games.

The APSU Govs have won back-to-back games for the outset time since Nov 20th–26th.


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Next Up For APSU Men’s Basketball game

The Austin Peay State University men’s basketball team kicks off the calendar month of Feb with a habitation friction match-upwardly Thursday, February 3rd confronting rival Murray Land. Tipoff is prepare for 7:30pm every bit the Govs look to conquer the Racers who received 42 votes in the latest Associated Press Top 25 poll.

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Box Score

SIU Edwardsville 63, Austin Peay 68



OT ane

OT 2

SIU Edwardsville 33 15 6 7 63
Austin Peay 25 25 six 12 68