Austin Peay Falls 74-55 to Fairfield - Recap

Austin Peay Falls 74-55 to Fairfield - Recap

Fairfield earned a 74-55 victory over Austin Peay on Saturday, getting 12 points from Derek Needham at Winfield Dunn Center.

Fairfield was the ATS victor, as they covered the 4.5-point spread as a favorite.

Fairfield got 11 points from Marcus Gilbert and another 11 points from Josip Mikulic. Derek Needham contributed 9 assists, while Josip Mikulic cleaned the glass with 6 rebounds.

Austin Peay got a 17-point performance from Travis Betran, who was supported by 11 points from Will Triggs. Will Triggs had 3 assists in a losing cause for Austin Peay, while Chris Horton grabbed 8 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Fairfield were victorious, as the score was 36-28 at the break.

The rebound battle favored Austin Peay as they grabbed 29 boards, while Fairfield only had 26.