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
Stetson0-04-2293
FGCU0-03-2157
Lipscomb0-03-290
N.J. Tech0-02-2297
Jacksonville0-02-3219
S.C. Upstate0-02-4284
Kennesaw St.0-01-4242
No. Florida0-01-6323

Ohio Valley
EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Tenn. Tech0-05-187
Jax. State0-04-1146
Belmont0-04-272
Tenn. St.0-02-2143
Eastern Ky.0-02-3263
Morehead St.0-01-3246
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Murray St.0-02-1236
Austin Peay0-02-3289
Eastern Ill.0-02-3179
SE Missouri St.0-02-3204
SIUE0-01-388
UT Martin0-01-4258
 
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