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Tennessee officer fatally shoots man during foot pursuit

Feb. 24, 2019 5:07 PM EST

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Authorities say a Tennessee police officer has fatally shot an armed man during a foot pursuit. A statement from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation says Clarksville Police officers were called Saturday morning to the scene of a wrecked vehicle. Witnesses reported seeing a man...

Glotta carries Austin Peay over UT-Martin 92-78

Feb. 23, 2019 7:39 PM EST

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Zach Glotta scored a career-high 26 points as Austin Peay topped UT Martin 92-78 on Saturday. Terry Taylor added 25 points for the Governors. Taylor also had 12 rebounds for the Governors. Chris Porter-Bunton had 18 points for Austin Peay (21-8, 13-3 Ohio Valley Conference). Steve...

McGhee lifts Austin Peay past SE Missouri 83-70

Feb. 22, 2019 12:36 AM EST

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Jabari McGhee tallied 18 points and 19 rebounds to carry Austin Peay to an 83-70 win over Southeast Missouri on Thursday night. Chris Porter-Bunton had 19 points for Austin Peay (20-8, 12-3 Ohio Valley Conference). Terry Taylor added 13 points. Isaiah Hart had 13 points for the...

Morant scores 32 to lead Murray St. over Austin Peay 73-71

Feb. 14, 2019 11:38 PM EST

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Ja Morant had 32 points as Murray State narrowly beat Austin Peay 73-71 on Thursday night. Austin Peay's Steve Harris scored on a buzzer-beating putback that would have sent the game to overtime, but had it waived off after official review. Morant hit 11 of 13 free throws. He...

Once homeless, couple finds hope, housing through nonprofit

Feb. 10, 2019 12:16 PM EST

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — They weren't exactly rich, but Tommi Jo French and Eddie Goering were living a good life in 2014, before everything fell apart. He was a line leader at a company that built suspension systems for tractor trailers, bringing in about $1,000 a month. They had a new Toyota Camry and a...

Taylor lifts Austin Peay over E. Illinois 94-86

Feb. 9, 2019 7:43 PM EST

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Terry Taylor had 25 points and 12 rebounds as Austin Peay beat Eastern Illinois 94-86 on Saturday. Zach Glotta added 22 points for the Governors. Taylor shot 9 for 10 from the line. Steve Harris had 17 points for Austin Peay (18-7, 10-2 Ohio Valley Conference), which earned its...

Taylor dines on SIU-Edwardsville again to lead Austin Peay

Feb. 7, 2019 11:21 PM EST

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Terry Taylor scored 22 points with four 3-pointers and Austin Peay dispatched SIU-Edwardsville 80-45 on Thursday night. The Governors (17-7, 9-2 Ohio Valley Conference) raced to a 33-5 lead as Taylor scored 18 of their points with nine coming from beyond the 3-point arc. Austin...

Windler scores 33, Belmont rallies to beat Austin Peay 96-92

Jan. 27, 2019 12:40 AM EST

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Dylan Windler scored 22 of his 33 points in the second half and grabbed 12 rebounds on Saturday as Belmont rallied from a 14-point deficit to beat Austin Peay 96-92. Starting with a layup at the 11:41 mark, Windler scored 20 straight Belmont points — the final seven points...

Austin Peay off to best start in league play since 2010-11

Jan. 24, 2019 11:24 PM EST

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Chris Porter-Bunton, Zach Glotta and Jarrett Givens each scored 15 points and all five Austin Peay starters scored in double figures for an 89-74 victory over Tennessee State on Thursday night. Austin Peay (14-6, 6-1 Ohio Valley Conference) has won 10 of its last 12 games and is...