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George Washington vs Austin Peay

George Washington 54, Austin Peay 52


BOWLING GREEN, Ohio (AP) - Aaron Ware scored 12 points and Jabari Edwards added eight to help George Washington hold off Austin Peay 54-52 on Tuesday night.

Will Triggs pulled Austin Peay within four points of the lead, 52-48. However, on George Washington's next possession, Edwards grabbed an offensive rebound off a Tony Taylor miss and made the subsequent layup to give the Colonials a 54-48 lead with 4:47 to play.

George Washington (3-1) would never relinquish the lead, allowing Austin Peay to score only four points though the final 4 minutes of the game.

Edwards shot 100 percent from the field (4-for-4), recorded two assist and four of his six rebounds came on the offensive end. Taylor chipped in with 11 points.

TyShwan Edmondson led Austin Peay with 17 points.

The loss gives Austin Peay (0-5) their worst start since the 1993-1994 season when they opened the year 0-7.

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George Washington Colonials
J. Edwards, F284-40-06248
J. Kopriva, F253-30-04026
N. Mikic, F143-50-02039
T. Taylor, G374-122-423111
L. Kromah, G251-61-25003
A. Ware274-114-430112
D. Pellom190-20-04120
B. Bynes182-90-07115
D. Smith60-10-22000
D. Guest10-00-01100
Totals 21-537-124081454
Austin Peay Governors
W. Triggs, F342-95-74119
M. Baker, F172-60-06244
T. Edmondson, G387-151-252217
J. Terry, G365-72-460212
J. Clyburn, G310-70-02410
A. Campbell220-50-06010
J. Blake92-30-00016
C. Freeman62-40-01024
M. Hasse50-10-00010
H. Lawrence20-10-00010
Totals 20-588-133491652
Atlantic 10
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Geo. Wash.0-06-130
La Salle0-04-1126
Saint Joes0-04-191
Saint Louis0-04-142
Rhode Island0-03-2134
St. Bona.0-03-271
George Mason0-03-4215

Ohio Valley
EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Eastern Ky.0-06-1135
Morehead St.0-04-1299
Tenn. St.0-04-2270
Tenn. Tech0-04-2241
Jax. State0-03-6343
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Murray St.0-05-267
Austin Peay0-03-4281
UT Martin0-02-5251
Eastern Ill.0-00-4248
SE Miss. St.0-00-5249
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Memphis 99 Final
Tenn 97
La Salle 69 Final
Ark St 27 Final
Louisville 54
Michigan 75 Final
TNST 69 Final
NC 102
UMKC 31 Final
Wisc 77
UCLA 56 Final
Kansas 72
SCUP 50 Final
Baylor 70
Missouri 92 Final
California 53