Tennessee Tech vs Austin Peay

Tennessee Tech 94, Austin Peay 88

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CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Kevin Murphy scored 33 points, Jud Dillard tied a career high with 29 and Tennessee Tech hit 16 consecutive free throws in the game's final 4:11 to seal a 94-88 win over Austin Peay on Thursday night.

The teams combined to sink 67 foul shots, with the Golden Eagles going 30-for-37 (81.1 percent) compared to a 24-for-30 performance (80 percent) for the Governors. More than half of Tennessee Tech's came down the stretch, clinching the win.

Dillard connected on a career-best 13 of 14 foul shots for the Golden Eagles (15-9, 7-4 Ohio Valley Conference), while Murphy was 10 of 12 from the stripe.

Austin Peay led by three points at the break, but Tennessee Tech rallied to outscore the Governors 61-52 in the second half.

John Fraley scored 31 points to pace the Governors (9-16, 6-6).

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Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles
T. Barnes, F281-40-19342
D. Ogbe, F144-62-411010
K. Murphy, G379-2110-1273333
Z. Swansey, G361-30-04402
J. Dillard, G358-1713-1491229
Z. Bailey214-74-431313
B. Inameti100-11-21151
L. McMorrow102-30-01044
J. McKay50-00-01020
C. Dunn40-10-00100
Totals 29-6330-3740152394
 46%81.1% 
Austin Peay Governors
M. Baker, F306-124-562517
J. Terry, F234-82-311510
J. Fraley, C3610-1311-12171531
T. Edmondson, G401-125-64247
J. Clyburn, G183-101-23508
H. Lawrence223-51-21029
W. Triggs143-30-00026
T. Greer100-10-00000
J. Blake70-00-00000
A. Williams00-00-00000
Totals 30-6424-3036112388
 46.9%80% 
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EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Belmont7-013-486
Jax. State5-213-9130
Morehead St.5-29-11232
Tenn. Tech4-38-14304
Tenn. St.3-412-8141
Eastern Ky.1-68-14256
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Murray St.5-211-10199
UT Martin4-314-8149
SE Miss. St.4-39-13310
Austin Peay3-47-14272
Eastern Ill.1-69-11280
SIUE0-75-16332
 
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