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Austin Peay Governors (19-15)


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vs. Murray 
L 64-73
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vs. EastIl 
W 73-66
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@ Belmnt 
L 79-94
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vs. UL-Mon 
W 80-66
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vs. UIC 
L 81-83
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Egekeze leads Belmont over Austin Peay in OVC semifinal

EVANSVILLE, Ind. (AP) Amanze Egekeze hit a career-high nine 3-pointers and tied a career high with 32 points to help No. 2 seed Belmont beat No. 3 seed Austin Peay 94-79 in the semifinals of the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament on Friday night.

Belmont (24-8) will face top-seeded Murray State in the championship on Saturday.

Egekeze made his first nine attempts from the field, all from 3-point range, with eight of them coming after halftime. He had 29 points in the second half.

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Leaders
Points: A. Ugba15.7
Rebounds: T. Taylor8.6
Assists: T. Ivory3.9
FG%: A. Ugba54.9%
FT%: T. Taylor73.0%
3P%: Z. Glotta34.8%
Steals: D. Gumm1.2
Blocks: A. Ugba1.1
AP Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Virginia31-3
2 Villanova36-4
3 Xavier29-6
4 Kansas31-8
5 Michigan State30-5
6 Cincinnati31-5
7 Michigan33-8
8 Gonzaga32-5
9 Duke29-8
10 North Carolina26-11
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Coaches Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Villanova36-4
2 Michigan33-8
3 Kansas31-8
4 Duke29-8
5 Virginia31-3
6 Texas Tech27-10
7 Loyola Chicago32-6
8 Xavier29-6
9 Purdue30-7
10 Gonzaga32-5
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Ohio Valley Standings
 ConferenceOverall
  W-L W-L
Murray State 16-2 26-6
Belmont 15-3 24-9
Austin Peay 12-6 19-15
Jacksonville State 11-7 23-13
Tennessee Tech 10-8 19-14
Tennessee State 10-8 15-15
Southeast Missouri State 8-10 14-17
Eastern Illinois 7-11 12-19
Eastern Kentucky 5-13 11-20
UT Martin 5-13 10-21
SIUE 5-13 9-21
Morehead State 4-14 8-21
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Offense (Rank)
Points: 73.9 (167)
Rebounds: 13.1 (17)
Assists: 13.3 (189)
FG%: 45.5% (131)
FT%: 65.1% (336)
3P%: 34.1% (218)
Defense (Rank)
Points: 71.9 (159)
Rebounds: 22.6 (327)
Assists: 12.0 (74)
FG%: 46.4% (290)
FT%: 71.6% (208)
3P%: 36.3% (261)
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