Austin Peay rallies past Rochester (Mich.) 72-50

TyShwan Edmondson scored a season-high 28 points and Austin Peay

came from behind to defeat Rochester (Mich.) College 72-50 Saturday

night on the strength of two huge second-half runs.

The Governors (3-9), coming off wins over Arkansas State and

Tennessee, have won three straight after opening the season


Edmondson shot 10 of 16 from the field, hitting 4 of 6 from long


The NAIA Warriors (9-7), who have lost six straight, jumped out

to a 15-4 lead with 13:18 to go in the first half behind 12 points

by Dramell Hogan, who finished with 18.

The Warriors led 29-25 at halftime, and built a seven-point

cushion with 17:59 to play.

The Governors then used a 20-4 spurt, including a pair of

3-pointers by Edmondson, to lead 48-39 with 11:07 left.

After Rochester made it 48-44 with 9:28 to go, Austin Peay

finished the game on a 24-6 run.