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Surging Vols confident they can end bowl drought

>>Associated Press   KNOXVILLE, Tenn.  — Tennessee is getting closer to a bowl bid that has eluded the program since the members of its heralded freshman class were still in ninth grade. After pulling off one of the greatest comebacks in school history, Tennessee enters its off week with a ...

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Monday Blog: Quick thoughts from loss to UT Martin

Coming off a monumental win against Murray State, the Govs ran into a veteran UT Martin squad who was just the better team. While the Skyhawks weren’t overly impressive, their performance was still enough to take down a young, depleted APSU team. Fortune didn’t favor the Govs, losing 7-37, but ...

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Injuries plague Govs in loss to Skyhawks

MARTIN, Tenn. — Injuries to key offensive contributors on the Austin Peay side led to a one-sided contest on Saturday. A veteran UT Martin team used its experience against a banged up Govs roster, with the Skyhawks prevailing to win 37-7 at Hardy M. Graham Stadium. Things went downhill early ...

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Monday Blog: ‘A special night for a lot of people’

One win may not seem like a big deal, but for Austin Peay Football, a victory goes a long way. “It was a special night for a lot of people,” head coach Kirby Cannon said, reflecting on his first victory. One of those individuals is Cannon himself, who went through ...

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APSU Football knocks off Racers to end losing streak

Rejoice, Austin Peay. The nation’s longest losing streak is over. Coming into Saturday, it had been 700 days since Governors Football experienced the thrill of victory. Eighteen games resulted in 18 losses, but head coach Kirby Cannon maintained a high confidence level. The community, University, and most importantly, the players, ...

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Pregame Notes: Murray State vs. Austin Peay

A rivalry which dates back to the 1950s will begin a new chapter on Saturday. Austin Peay and Murray State have squared off 47 times in that span, but number 48 will be under the lights at new Governors Stadium as a fresh era between the two sides is born. ...

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