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Ohio Valley Tournament - Recap - Austin Peay Defeats Eastern Illinois 76-65
Austin Peay got a 27-point performance from Terry Taylor, who added 12 rebounds as Austin Peay ran past Eastern Illinois 76-65 on Thursday at Ford Center.
Bettors who backed Austin Peay were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of -6.0 at sportsbooks.
Alec Woodard had 11 points for Austin Peay and Jordyn Adams chipped in with 10 points. Jordyn Adams had 7 assists for them, while Terry Taylor was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 12 boards.
Eastern Illinois got a 15-point performance from George Dixon, who was supported by 12 points from Shareef Smith. Josiah Wallace had 3 assists in a losing cause for Eastern Illinois, while George Dixon grabbed 12 rebounds.
Austin Peay was winning at the break before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Austin Peay as they grabbed 36 boards, while Eastern Illinois only had 33