Austin Peay wins 5th straight, beats SE Missouri 84-59
Austin Peay posted a season-high 22 assists.
DQ Nicholas had 16 points for the Redhawks (4-14, 0-5), who have now lost five straight games. Nygal Russell added 12 points.
Alex Caldwell, the Redhawks’ second leading scorer heading into the matchup at 11 points per game, shot only 20 percent for the game (1 of 5).
The Governors improve to 2-0 against the Redhawks this season. Austin Peay defeated Southeast Missouri 78-63 on Jan. 2. Austin Peay faces UT Martin on the road on Saturday. Southeast Missouri plays Murray State at home on Saturday.