Austin Peay vs SIU-Edwardsville

Austin Peay 80, SIU-Edwardsville 67


EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) - Melvin Baker scored 19 points and John Baker had 13 points and 15 rebounds Thursday night to lead Austin Peay to an 80-67 win at Southern Illinois-Edwardsville.

Josh Terry added 14 points, four assists and four steals while Jerome Clyburn had 12 points and seven assists for the Governors (7-13, 4-3 Ohio Valley).

An early 10-0 run helped propel the Cougars to a 15-6 lead, but the Governors came back to lead 37-36 at the break. Austin Peay then dominated the paint in the second half, outscoring the Cougars 30-12, and the final score was its largest lead of the game.

Mark Yelovich scored 20 points, including his career 1,000th point, for Southern Illinois-Edwardsville (5-11, 3-4). Corey Wickware and Jerome Jones added 12 points and Kris Davis scored 11 for the Cougars.

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Austin Peay Governors
M. Baker, F309-130-062419
J. Fraley, C346-71-2152113
J. Terry, G377-150-064014
T. Edmondson, G333-110-21118
J. Clyburn, G324-74-427312
W. Triggs134-50-22128
J. Blake82-40-00026
H. Lawrence80-10-01100
C. Freeman30-10-02010
T. Greer20-00-00000
Totals 35-645-1036181480
SIU-Edwardsville Cougars
M. Yelovich, F299-132-481120
J. Jones, F284-123-460312
D. Shaffer, F131-50-06042
K. Davis, G344-81-215211
C. Wickware, G294-70-022312
R. Reed211-10-00322
Z. Schneider160-00-21020
C. Joy133-40-10106
K. Stineman130-10-01210
M. Birts40-02-20012
Totals 26-518-1527141967
Ohio Valley
EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Morehead St.10-614-16200
Jax. State9-720-15151
Tenn. St.8-817-13161
Tenn. Tech8-812-20277
Eastern Ky.5-1112-19248
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UT Martin10-622-13164
SE Missouri St.9-715-18274
Murray St.8-816-17230
Austin Peay7-911-19261
Eastern Ill.6-1014-15265
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