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Govs win season finale in dramatic fashion

If the APSU football team was a literary novel, they would qualify as “Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde.” Luckily for the Govs, their Jekyll first-half performance was able to propel them past their Hyde second-half performance to claim victory over rival Tennessee Tech on Saturday, Nov. 17, 38-31, in a ...

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Govs football squanders away half-time lead

–mwilliams0824@gmail.com Jacksonville State Gamecocks pulled out a win over APSU on Saturday, Nov. 10, 38-23. The Govs started out in control of the game against the Gamecocks when Govs quarterback Jake Ryan threw a pass to Mikhail Creech for a 24-yard touchdown  to make it 7-0. On the first play ...

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Govs dominate Wildcats, get first win of the season

–mwilliams0824@gmail.com The Govs get to experience the sweet joy of victory for the first time this season as they dominated the Culver-Stockton Wildcats, 56-0, on Saturday, Nov. 3. The Govs coasted to 49-0 lead by half-time and got some bench players a little playing time. Quarterback Jake Ryan had an ...

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The man behind the NFL’S success: remembering a legend

–mwilliams0824@gmail.com If you have paid any attention to news this NFL season, you may have heard that Art Modell passed away at the age of 87 on Thursday, Sept. 6. Modell was a polarizing figure in the NFL, but his influence reached out further than just football. Modell is most ...

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What APSU athletics need: traditions

–fig1013@gmail.com Smaller schools like APSU will likely never win a championship in any sport. In some sports such as football, APSU does not play in the highest division. Students and athletes alike know this when choosing to attend less well-known schools like APSU over larger schools in the area, like ...

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Update: Cody Tucker’s attorney declines comment

On Wednesday, Oct. 10 suspended football player Cody Tucker’s attorney Kimberly Tuner declined to comment at this time on accusations that Tucker allegedly illegally sold steroids to an undercover informant. Tucker was fullback for The Gov’s football team and was suspended after he was arrested for allegedly selling two vials of approximately 500 milligrams ...

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