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Local sports broadcaster Greg Walker dies

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (CLARKSVILLENOW) – Greg Walker, longtime voice of the Austin Peay State University (APSU) basketball program, has passed away, according to a family friend. Walker’s radio broadcasting career spanned nearly 40 years in both high school and college sports. His most recent endeavor was an interview program called “One ...

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Looking back at Men’s Basketball’s upstart year

The Govs’ season came to a close Wednesday, March 21, after an 83-81 loss to the UIC Flames in the CIT quarterfinals. One season removed from an 11-19 finish, the Govs had plenty of questions to be answered. The biggest question that needed answering was how would the program fair ...

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What we learned from Basketball’s CIT Victory

APSU Basketball accomplished something that had not been done since the 2002-03 season on Thursday, March 15. The Govs 80-66 thumping of the Warhawks from the University of Louisiana at Monroe served as the program’s first win past the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament in 15 years. The game also served ...

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Govs fall out of OVC Semifinal to Belmont buckets

APSU Men’s basketball’s fight against second seeded Belmont in the 2018 Ohio Valley Conference semifinal came up short 94-79 on Friday, March 2 in Evansville, Indiana. “I am really proud of what we have done this year,” said APSU Men’s Basketball Head Coach and OVC Coach of the Year Matt ...

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Glotta, Ugba lead rememberable second half charge

APSU Men’s basketball headed to the locker rooms for halftime facing a 14-point deficit while shooting 10-31 from the field. In what could of been the dying moments of APSU’s season, junior Zach Glotta hit five 3-pointers as the Govs went on to knockout a surging Eastern Illinois team of ...

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Cougars dismiss APSU from OVC Quarterfinals

Early in the first half senior senior guard Bri Williams could be heard shouting for the Govs to get focused in their Ohio Valley Conference quarterfinal match with SIUE. However, the Govs failed to find their footing on a gloomy afternoon in Evansville, Indiana. APSU Women’s basketball (16-13; 9-9 Ohio ...

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