Austin Peay vs Middle Tennessee

Middle Tennessee 80, Austin Peay 71

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MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) - LaRon Dendy scored 21 points as Middle Tennessee held off Austin Peay 80-71 on Friday night in the season opener for both teams.

The Blue Raiders snapped a three-game Governors winning streak in the series.

Dendy, a transfer from Iowa State playing his first game for Middle Tennessee, was 8 of 10 from the field with nine rebounds and three blocks. Marcos Knight added 15 points, James Gallman 14 and JT Sulton 13.

Austin Peay got to 61-58 with 6:31 left, but Middle Tennessee answered with a 5-0 run.

TyShwan Edmonson led the Governors with 20 points.

Austin Peay's John Fraley, who had 10 rebounds, suffered an apparent neck injury when he collided with a Blue Raiders player while going for a late dunk. Fraley was moving his extremities before he was taken off the floor on a stretcher and transported to a hospital. No further details were known.

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Austin Peay Governors
M. Baker, F160-20-04050
J. Fraley, C290-42-710142
J. Terry, G365-117-1471217
J. Clyburn, G302-37-1025211
A. Campbell, G92-70-24114
T. Edmondson358-180-000220
C. Freeman191-10-02052
W. Triggs153-61-16147
J. Blake102-52-21018
H. Lawrence10-20-01010
Totals 23-5919-364192771
 39%52.8% 
Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders
J. Sulton, F315-93-470113
L. Dendy, C338-104-693221
M. Knight, G305-95-681415
B. Massey, G250-32-44642
K. Hammonds, G121-31-32153
J. Gallman325-71-214414
S. Jones142-41-22015
R. Cintron130-22-20132
J. Oden91-22-20115
J. Rozier10-00-00010
Totals 27-4921-3134172680
 55.1%67.7% 
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Belmont12-420-1295
Tenn. St.11-520-11148
Tenn. Tech11-519-11134
Morehead St.11-523-14127
Eastern Ky.6-1015-16210
Jax. State4-128-23309
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UT Martin10-620-15212
Murray St.10-617-14169
Eastern Ill.9-713-17271
Austin Peay7-918-18189
SIUE3-136-22305
SE Miss. St.2-145-24342

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Little Rock17-330-542
UL-Monroe15-520-1496
UT-Arlington13-724-11105
UL Lafayette12-819-15156
Ga. Southern10-1014-17243
Georgia St.9-1116-14180
Texas St.8-1215-16238
S. Alabama8-1214-19240
Arkansas St.7-1311-20284
App. St.7-139-22259
Troy4-169-22293
 
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