Austin Peay splits doubleheader with Jacksonville State

Austin Peay held off Jacksonville State 60-57. Averyl Ugba led the Governors with 15 points and 11 rebounds as Austin Peay improved to 16-12 and 11-5 in the OVC, good for third place. Former Christian County standout Tyrik Edwards did not score in the game for Jacksonville State. The Governors travel to SIU Edwardsville Thursday night.

In the women’s game, Jacksonville State edged Austin Peay 51-50. Austin Peay plays at SIU Edwardsville Wednesday night.