George Washington vs Austin Peay

George Washington 54, Austin Peay 52

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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
 39.6%58.3% 
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
 34.5%61.5% 
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Dayton14-425-822
St. Bona.14-422-930
VCU14-425-1137
Saint Joes13-528-821
Geo. Wash.11-728-1068
Davidson10-820-1364
Rhode Island9-917-15120
Fordham8-1017-14176
Richmond7-1116-16121
Duquesne6-1217-17162
UMass6-1214-18170
George Mason5-1311-21202
Saint Louis5-1311-21206
La Salle4-149-22233

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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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