Austinpeay 39 26 8 73
Liberty 31 34 14 79
Date of game: 2/23/2013

Recap: Liberty vs. Austin Peay

Lynchburg, VA (Sports Network) - JR Coronado recorded a double-double to lead the Liberty Flames over the Austin Peay Governors, 79-73, in overtime at the Vines Center in BracketBusters action.

Coronado had just 10 points but pulled down 18 rebounds for the Flames (10-19), who broke out of a two-game slump. Tavares Speaks led the team in scoring with 18 points while Davon Marshall followed closely behind with 16. John Caleb Sanders added 14 points, nine rebounds, and six assists while Tomasz Gielo had 12 points.

Austin Peay (7-22) was led by Anthony Campbell who scored 21 points with seven rebounds while knocking down a trio of 3-pointers. Travis Betran recorded 18 points and made four 3-pointers but went just 7-of-21 from the field. Will Triggs added 12 points and seven rebounds as the Governors suffered their second consecutive loss.

After shooting 50.0 percent from the field and hitting six 3-pointers in the first half, Austin Peay carried a 39-31 lead into halftime.

In the second half the Flames held the Governors to 29.6 percent shooting from the field and outscored them 34-26. A 3-pointer by Betran with 26 seconds left tied the game for Liberty and after Marshall missed a potential game winner with two seconds left for APSU, the game was sent to overtime.

The Flames went a perfect 8-of-8 from the free-throw line in overtime while the Governors went 1-of-6 from the line and 3-of-10 from the field. Liberty outscored APSU 14-8 and took the win, 79-73.

Liberty shot 48.4 percent from the floor for the game and APSU shot under 40.0 percent and while the Governors hit 10 3-pointers, they took 30 shots from beyond the arc.

Game Notes

Winston cleared of FSU conduct violations

Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston was found not to have violated the university's conduct code over allegations that he sexually assaulted a fellow student in December 2012.

NFL flexes Bengals-Steelers into primetime for Week 17

The NFL announced Sunday night that the AFC North showdown between the Cincinnati Bengals and Pittsburgh Steelers will be the NBC primetime game for Week 17.

Giants acquire McGehee from Marlins

The San Francisco Giants have acquired infielder Casey McGehee from the Miami Marlins in exchange for minor league pitchers Kendry Flores and Luis Castillo.

Vancouver's Hansen collapses on bench

Vancouver Canucks forward Jannik Hansen collapsed on the bench during the second period of Saturday's game against the Calgary Flames and had to be helped to the locker room.

Featured Partners
www.eastridgeretirementcenter.com
The newly modeled East Ridge Residence is a must see with its spacious comfortable apartments. Plus, 3 delicious meals daily, geriatric physician, home healthcare services and fun festive activities. Schedule your visit today!
www.ameripriseadvisors.com/james.m.scotchie
Together we can make a confident retirement possible. Simply click to get started with your private wealth advisor. Talk to Jimmy Scotchie, Certified Financial Planner.
www.comcast.com/cable-internet-packages.html
Get started at $79.99 a month for 12 months. Plus, get a $75 VISA® Prepaid card.
 
Supermarket Guru
From The Archives
Scenic City Roots
Through Irish Eyes
Brand News
Prime Mashup
What's Trending
Megan Wise Goes Outside
Stay Connected with WDEF News 12
 
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.