Lipscomb vs Austin Peay

Lipscomb tops Austin Peay 88-83 on late surge


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CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Martin Smith scored 27 points as Lipscomb used a late string of 3-pointers to surge past Austin Peay for an 88-83 win on Thursday night.

With the game tied 67-67 and under three minutes remaining, Lipscomb (5-6) hit 3-pointers on three consecutive possessions to take a 76-69 lead with 1:20 to play.

Smith began the string of 3s, with J.C. Hampton and Josh Williams hitting the next two. The Bisons then hit 12 of 14 free throws to close the game. Lipscomb finished 13 of 28 from beyond the arc.

J.C. Hampton added 19 points for Lipscomb, while Malcolm Smith was 5 of 7 from the field for 16 points.

Ed Dyson led Austin Peay with 15 points, while Chris Horton and Zavion Williams each had 14. The Governors (5-7) have now lost four of their past five games.

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Lipscomb (5-6) «404888
Austin Peay (5-7)404383

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Atlantic Sun
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
FGCU12-226-885
Lipscomb11-320-13189
No. Florida8-615-19217
S.C. Upstate7-717-16229
Kennesaw St.7-714-18259
Jacksonville5-917-16291
N.J. Tech3-1111-20290
Stetson3-1111-21328

Ohio Valley
EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Belmont15-123-760
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
SIUE1-156-24333
 
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