Babington leads Austin Peay in 90-85 win over Tenn. Martin
MARTIN, Tenn. (AP)—Todd Babington scored 18 points including two in overtime and Austin Peay remained unbeaten in the Ohio Valley Conference with a 90-85 win Thursday over Tennessee-Martin.
Austin Peay (8-6, 4-0 OVC) never trailed in overtime in winning its fourth straight game with balanced scoring.
Tennessee-Martin (5-9, 1-3) tied the game 80-80 in regulation on a tip-in by Gerald Robinson at the buzzer.
Drake Reed added 17 points for Austin Peay, including four points down the stretch in regulation.
Austin Peay’s Kyle Duncan made two free throws with five seconds left in regulation to put the Governors up 80-78.
Lester Hudson led Tennessee-Martin with 31 points and Marquis Weddle added 27.
The Skyhawks lost their fifth straight.