Austin Peay knocks off SE Missouri 80-74
CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (AP)
Travis Betran contributed 16 points, Will Triggs added 14, Zavion Williams had 12 and Damarius Smith had eight points and 10 assists for Austin Peay (8-8, 2-0).
The Redhawks (8-7, 0-2) held a 38-33 advantage at the half. They held a lead until Williams hit a 3-point jump shot with 13:13 remaining to tie the game at 48. Travis Betran hit two 3-pointers in a row to give Austin Peay a 57-52 lead with 11:30 left. The Governors scored 15 unanswered points to lead 65-52 at the 7:59 mark. A Jarekious Bradley 3-point shot closed the gap to 72-68 with 3:08 remaining, but the Redhawks could get no closer.
Bradley had a career-high 30 points for the Redhawks.