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Basketball opens season against Vanderbilt

Matt Figger made his regular season head coaching debut for APSU on Friday, Nov. 10, against the Vanderbilt Commodores in Nashville. The regular season opener ended in defeat for the Govs as the Commodores took the victory 73 to 54. The game was played closer than the final score indicates ...

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Second half surge propels Govs past EKU

APSU continued to show resiliency Saturday, Nov. 11, coming back from a 24 to 7 third quarter deficit to win 31 to 24 against Eastern Kentucky. The Govs received their seventh win of the season while also securing their largest comeback win since the 2011 season. The win was the ...

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Govs Secure Sgt. York Trophy

APSU secured the Sgt. York Trophy for the first time in school history Saturday, Nov. 4th. The Govs found themselves winners in Cookeville defeating the Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles 35 to 28. The Govs entered this season’s Sgt. York Trophy competition with a 7-23 record all-time, the latest of those ...

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APSU Shows Fight Against UCF

On Saturday, Oct. 28, the Govs did battle with the Football Bowl Subdivision ranked 18th UCF Golden Knights. The Knights took the victory 73-33 but the Govs proved that they will not back down from any opponent, no matter how colossal. The Govs showed off their explosive offense scoring more ...

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APSU Fizzles Out Against JSU

APSU (3-3, 2-1 Ohio Valley Conference)  hosted the Jacksonville State Gamecocks Saturday afternoon on Oct. 7, falling short against the fourth ranked team in the FCS 34-14. The Govs opened up with the ball, but managed to only get one first down before punting away to Jacksonville. The Gamecocks looked ...

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APSU Football Receives National Attention

After an impressive shutout victory against ranked opponent UT-Martin on September 30, the Govs are receiving national attention from two FCS polls. This is the first time in six years APSU has received votes in a major poll. The STATS FCS Top-25 Media Poll, released Monday, October 2nd, had the ...

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