Austin Peay vs Utah Valley

Utah Valley St. 84, Austin Peay 77


CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) - Nick Thompson had the first triple-double in Utah Valley history and Ben Aird scored a career-high 26 points as the Wolverines defeated Austin Peay 84-77 Friday in the first round of the Dr Pepper Classic.

Thompson had 13 points, 10 rebounds and a school-record 12 assists for Utah Valley (7-8). Holton Hunsaker scored 18 of his 21 points in the second half. The Wolverines broke away from a 67-all tie in the final 5 minutes.

Utah Valley shot a season-best 61 percent from the field in handing the Governors their fifth consecutive defeat.

Travis Betran led Austin Peay (4-9) with 27 points. Anthony Campbell added 22 points for the Governors, who shot 48 percent in each half.

Alfonzo Hubbard had 10 points, eight rebounds and five assists for the Wolverines.

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Austin Peay Governors
W. Triggs, F322-46-822010
A. Campbell, F288-163-453222
C. Horton, C121-40-02312
T. Betran, G379-163-514127
J. Purvis, G333-70-01319
C. Freeman252-50-07024
C. Arentsen110-00-03100
A. Lynch100-10-00120
M. Hasse71-10-00022
P. Herring40-01-20001
H. Lawrence10-00-00000
Totals 26-5413-1922171177
Utah Valley Wolverines
N. Thompson, F396-90-01012213
A. Hubbard, F335-100-085310
B. Aird, C3912-162-281326
H. Hunsaker, G405-106-635221
J. Johnson, G353-71-21328
T. Brown122-20-00116
K. Enos10-00-00000
W. Sinclair10-00-01010
Totals 33-549-1032271484
Ohio Valley
EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Tenn. St.11-520-11148
Tenn. Tech11-519-11134
Morehead St.11-523-14127
Eastern Ky.6-1015-16210
Jax. State4-128-23309
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UT Martin10-620-15212
Murray St.10-617-14169
Eastern Ill.9-713-17271
Austin Peay7-918-18189
SE Miss. St.2-145-24342

Western Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
New Mex. St.13-123-11111
Grand Canyon11-327-792
Utah Valley6-812-18272
UT-Rio Grande Valley4-108-22337
Chicago St.0-144-28348
Other games
JU 59 Final
IND 93
BAYL 87 Final
MIZZ 94 Final