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Govs beat TSU Tigers, 37-34, with last-second field goal by junior kicker, Stephen Stansell, creating first OVC 2-0 record since 1977

» By MARLON SCOTT – mscott@my.apsu.edu “It’s good.” Those two words sent the nimble fingers of reporters furiously flying over keyboards in the press box as they thought of the best way to describe the kind of football game that made them want to write sports in the first place. ...

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Stansell makes game-winning field goal, Govs win 37-34

By MARLON SCOTT – mscott@my.apsu.edu The Govs are hoping to make it two OVC home wins in a row against the TSU Tigers. This game will also be the first in the Sgt. York Trophy series for the Govs. Tennessee Tech and UT Martin will also be playing in a ...

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Governors defeat EKU, 23-17, during first home game

» By MARLON SCOTT – mscott@my.apsu.edu It’s good to be home. That had to be one of a million sentiments the Govs football team felt after they ended a 10-game losing streak by beating the Eastern Kentucky University Colonels at home, 23-17, Ohio Valley Conference opener Saturday, Sept. 24. The ...

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Meet the Govs newest QB addition, Landon Curtis

» By AARON FORSGREN – aforsgren@my.apsu.edu This year, the Govs added Landon Curtis, a six-foot-one-inch 200-pound freshman from Calhoun High School in Calhoun, Ga., to their football roster as a new quarterback. During his high school years, Curtis played football and baseball, and had an impressive track record in both ...

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Govs open OVC play with 23-17 win over Colonels

By MARLON SCOTT – mscott@my.apsu.edu With three touchdown catches, Devin Starks leads the Govs to a 23-17 home opening OVC conference win. Update: Final Govs 23 Colonels 17 Govs stop Colonels on-side kick attempt and kneel twice for the win. Update: 1:52 Fourth quarter Govs 23 Colonels 17 Colonels Tyrone ...

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Fans show support for Govs at Liberty Bowl

» By MARLON SCOTT – mscott5@my.apsu.edu The Govs football team hit the road to Memphis for their second game of the season. However, this time they were not alone. In addition to cheerleaders, the Governors own Marching band and the Pom squad, a bus of more than 50 Govs fans ...

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