Austin Peay withstands 2nd half rally, beats Ala. A&M 73-61
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) — Chris Porter-Bunton had 16 points as Austin Peay withstood a second half rally to beat Alabama A&M 73-61 on Saturday night.
Austin Peay (4-4) ran out to a 19-9 advantage midway through the first half and went into the break leading 40-23. The Bulldogs opened the second half on a 16-4 run, outscoring the Governors 24-14 in the first part of the second half to close to 54-47 at the midway point. The Governors held off Alabama A&M in the final minutes, making 10 free throws down the stretch to secure the win.
Jalen Reeder led the Bulldogs (0-8) with 18 points and 10 rebounds.