Youngstown State Falls 88-86 Against Austin Peay - Game Recap
Austin Peay earned an 88-86 victory over Youngstown State on Saturday, getting 24 points from Travis Betran at Beeghly Center.
Bettors who backed Austin Peay were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of 12.5 at sportsbooks.
Zavion Williams had 20 points for Austin Peay and Chris Horton chipped in with 17 points. Damarius Smith had 10 assists for them, while Chris Horton was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
Youngstown State got 32 points from Kendrick Perry in a losing cause and another 14 points from Kamren Belin. Marcus Keene contributed 9 assists for them, while Bobby Hain had 7 rebounds.
Austin Peay hit the break leading 46-45 before taking care of business in the second half.
Austin Peay won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 31-28.