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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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Govs scratched by Tigers, 27-7 Play improvements fall short in Memphis, but spirits remains high

» By MARLON SCOTT – mscott5@my.apsu.edu The Memphis Tigers roared. The players roared on the field. The cheerleaders and dance squads of both teams roared on the sidelines. The legion of fans in blue and the smaller cadre of fans in red roared in the stands along the sides of ...

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Govs fall to Tigers, 27-6

Update: End Game Tigers kneel to end the game sealing a victory over the Govs. Final score Memphis 27, Austin Peay 6. Update: 2:10 4th quarter Tigers score on 93-yard pass. Memphis score brings game score to 27-6. Update: 3:56 4th quarter Govs on Tigers 1-yard line. False start penalty ...

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