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Givens, Taylor lead Austin Peay past Eastern Kentucky 93-75

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Jarrett Givens connected on 7 of 8 shots from 3-point range and scored 25 points and Terry Taylor added 24 on 11-of-17 shooting to propel Austin Peay to a 93-75 victory over Eastern Kentucky in an Ohio Valley Conference opener on Thursday night.

Givens had 20 points by halftime, sinking all six of his 3-point tries, to guide the Governors (9-5) to a 56-35 lead at intermission. Austin Peay shot 67 percent from the floor in the first half (24 of 36), including 8 of 12 from distance. The Governors forced 23 turnovers, including 17 in the first half, and that led to a 32-17 advantage in points off turnovers. Dayton Gumm pitched in with 17 points on 7-of-10 shooting and four assists.

Freshman Jomaru Brown topped the Colonels (7-7) with a career-best 26 points. He knocked down 11 of 15 shots but was responsible for eight turnovers. Nick Mayo added 15 points and nine rebounds, while Dujuanta Weaver scored 15 with four assists.

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Key Players
Min. Per Game
Pts. Per Game
Ast. Per Game
Reb. Per Game
Field Goal %
Three Point %
Free Throw %
Team Stats
Points 0 0
Field Goals 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
3-Pointers 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
Free Throws 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
Total Rebounds 0 0
Offensive 0 0
Defensive 0 0
Team 0 0
Assists 0 0
Steals 0 0
Blocks 0 0
Turnovers 0 0
Fouls 0 0
Technicals 0 0
12T
away team logo E. Kentucky 7-7 354075
home team logo Austin Peay 9-5 563793
Team Stats
away team logo E. Kentucky 7-7 82.6 PPG 40.8 RPG 14.8 APG
home team logo Austin Peay 9-5 82.2 PPG 39.5 RPG 13.8 APG
Key Players
10
N. Mayo 23.7 PPG 8.7 RPG 2.3 APG 46.2 FG%
21
T. Taylor 20.5 PPG 8.9 RPG 1.7 APG 53.1 FG%
Top Scorers
PTS REB AST
PTS REB AST
0 FG% 0
0 3PT FG% 0
0 FT% 0
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Bench
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Bench
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB