Austin Peay vs SIU-Edwardsville

SIU-Edwardsville rallies to beat Austin Peay 71-67


EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) Rozell Nunn scored 15 points Thursday night, including a game-winning three-point play, as SIU-Edwarsdville rallied to beat Austin Peay 71-67.

The Cougars (5-1, 2-3 Ohio Valley) were outrebounded 35-22 and outshot 52.1 percent to 49.1 percent, but Nunn scored when it counted most.

He was fouled on his tip-in and made the free throw to put the Cougars up 69-67 with 12 seconds to play. Keaton Jackson sank two free throws to ensure the win.

Donivine Stewart and Kris Davis each scored 10 for SIU-Edwardsville, which forced 22 Austin Peay turnovers and made 12 steals.

Chris Horton led the Governors with 20 points and 11 rebounds. Will Triggs scored 17 and Demarius Smith added 11.

Tied at 34 at halftime, the Governors built a 66-58 lead with 2:27 to play. Maurice Wiltz's 3-pointer tied it at 66, then Nunn rebounded a miss by Stewart and got the tip-in.

Copyright 2016 by STATS LLC. Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of STATS LLC is strictly prohibited.
CBSSports Facebook Google Plus
Conversation powered by Livefyre
Austin Peay (8-10)343367
SIU-Edwardsville (5-13) «343771

Related Video


CBSSports Shop

Men's Nike White Villanova Wildcats 2016 NCAA Men's Basketball National Champions Locker Room T-Shirt

Villanova Wildcats 2016 National Champs
Get the Locker Room Gear!
Shop Now

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
Other games
HOU 52 Final
LOU 91
UCONN 83 Final
UCLA 69 Final
AZST 68 Final
OHST 53 Final