Reed and Babington lead Austin Peay over E. Kentucky 75-67
CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (AP)—Drake Reed and Todd Babington scored 18 each in Austin Peay’s 75-67 win over Eastern Kentucky on Saturday.
Austin Peay took the lead for good at 10:19 in the first half on a three-pointer from Derek Wright, who added 10 for the Govs (6-6, 3-0 Ohio Valley Conference). Wes Channels added another 14.
Austin Peay shot 52 percent to Eastern Kentucky’s 45 and forced 19 turnovers from the Colonels.
Leading Eastern Kentucky (6-6, 3-1 OVC) was Adam Leonard with 20 points. Josh Taylor scored 17. Darnell Dialls had 14 points and 11 rebounds, and Mike Rose contributed 10 points.