Reed leads Austin Peay in 80-72 victory over Georgia Southern
CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (AP)—Drake Reed scored 22 points and Austin Peay beat Georgia Southern 80-72.
Austin Peay (19-10, 14-4 Ohio Valley Conference) jumped out to a 10-0 lead at 16:10 in the first period. The Govs held a 42-29 lead at the half and never trailed, leading by as much as 21 in the second period.
Other Govs scores in double figures were Todd Babinton with 18 and Derek Wright with 14.
Louis Graham led Georgia Southern (20-9, 13-5 Southern Conference) with 17 points. Matthew Fields had 16 points and 14 rebounds. Julian Allen and Anthony Marshall added 11 each and Dwayne Foreman had 10.