Tennessee-Martin tops Austin Peay 86-77
MARTIN, Tenn. (AP) Jacolby Mobley had 20 points off the bench and Tennessee-Martin topped Austin Peay 86-77 on Thursday night.
Mobley had a perfect game - 5 of 5 from the field with four 3-pointers and 6 of 6 from the line - for the Skyhawks (12-12, 4-5 Ohio Valley). Myles Taylor scored 19 points, Twymond Howard had 17 points with six assists, Alex Anderson added 17 points and Kedar Edwards finished with 11 points and 15 rebounds, a career-high. UTM made 11 of 19 from beyond the arc and shot over 47 percent overall.
Josh Robinson and Kenny Jones had 16 points apiece for Austin Peay (10-15, 3-7). Chris Horton had 15 points with 11 rebounds, and Jared Savage added 14 points. The Governors were outrebounded 40-28.
Robinson's 3-pointer just before half gave Austin Peay a one-point lead at intermission. UTM came out of the break with an 11-4 run to take the lead, and then made 13 straight free throws down the stretch.