Austin Peay 82, SE Missouri 69
CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) _ Bubba Wells scored 29 points Monday night to help Austin Peay to an 82-69 Ohio Valley Conference win over Southeast Missouri.
Southeast Missouri (6-8, 3-2) was hurt early when William Eley collected his third personal foul with 17:06 left in the first half. He entered the game averaging 19 points and 11 rebounds a game but finished with 11 points and 11 rebounds after missing much of the first period.
Another key was free throws. Austin Peay (7-6, 2-2) made 22-of-32, compared to 2-of-5 for Southeast Missouri.
Jermaine Savage had 18 points for Austin Peay. Reggie Crenshaw added 13 and Joe Sibbitt scored 10.
Jerome Days had 19 points and 13 rebounds for Southeast Missouri. Reginald Crisp and Leonard Hassell each scored 11.