Austin Peay Falls 86-84 Against SE Missouri State - Game Recap

SE Missouri State got 19 points from Corey Wilford en route to an 86-84 victory over Austin Peay on Thursday at Show Me Center.

Bettors who backed SE Missouri State were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 11.5.

A.J. Jones had 16 points for SE Missouri State and Lucas Nutt chipped in with 14 points. Lucas Nutt had 3 assists for them, while Nino Johnson was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.

Austin Peay got 30 points from Travis Betran in a losing cause and another 29 points from Will Triggs. Travis Betran contributed 5 assists for them, while Will Triggs had 11 rebounds.

SE Missouri State hit the break leading 35-30 before taking care of business in the second half.

The rebound battle favored SE Missouri State as they grabbed 37 boards, while Austin Peay only had 32.