Austin Peay beats SE Missouri 88-78
CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (AP)—Drake Reed scored 33 points and grabbed 12 rebounds to lead Austin Peay to an 88-78 win over Southeast Missouri State on Saturday night in the season finale for both teams.
Wes Channels added 26 points and six assists for the Governors (17-12, 13-5 Ohio Valley Conference), who clinched a tie for second place in the OVC. The Governors have locked up a spot in the OVC tournament, which starts on Friday in Nashville, Tenn.
Jaycen Herring led the Redhawks (3-27, 0-18) with 31 points and Kenard Moore added 27. The Redhawks, who have lost 19 straight games, are just the seventh team in the 61-year history of the OVC to go winless in the regular season.
The Governors hit 15 free throws compared to six by the Redhawks, and led 51-35 at halftime.