OVC Championship Highlights: Austin Peay heads back to NCAA Tournament

03/05/2016

NASHVILLE, TN – For the first time since 2008, the Governors are dancing as Austin Peay defeated Tennessee-Martin 83-73 on Saturday to win the Ohio Valley Conference tournament and earn the season’s first automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament.

Jared Savage led the way with 24 points. Josh Robinson added 20 for the eighth-seeded Governors.

Kevin Lee and Will Perdue called the action on Westwood One Sports.

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