Game Notes: Austin Peay vs Eastern Illinois
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Austin Peay Basketball (M)
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First-half leading scorers: AP - Travis Betran,
four points EIU - Josh Piper, 12 points
Junior Jeremy Purvis is starting to find
his shot. He went 2-for-2 from the three-point line against EIU.
In three of the last four games Cory Arentsen
has made at least two three-pointers.
Juniors Travis Betran and Will Triggs
both have scored double digits in the last eight games.
With a loss tonight the Govs are now on
a three-game losing streak.
Tonight was the third game of freshman
Chris Horton's career that he did not record a block shot.
Senior Anthony Campbell hit his 400th career
shot from the field.
Tonight was the first time Purvis was
held without an assist since Dec.22 at Illinois State.
This is the first time since Jan. 3 at
Southeast Missouri that the Govs shot at least 50 percent from the field.
Tonight was Triggs eighth straight game
shooting 50 percent or better from the field.
The Govs were held to a season low of 21
rebounds against Eastern Illinois.
Game-leading scorers: AP - Betran,
Triggs 14 points EIU - Piper,