The Governors (15-7, 7-2 Ohio Valley Conference) scored 10 straight and jumped to a 17-5 lead after Tennessee Tech (7-15, 3-6) scored the opening basket. Austin Peay had a double-digit lead from 24-14 with 7:27 left in the first half until Hunter Vick's 3-point play cut the deficit to 75-66 with 32 seconds left in the game.
Vick and Jr. Clay had 14 points each for the Golden Eagles.
Austin Peay committed just nine turnovers while Tennessee Tech had 24.
CS Fullerton tops CS Stanislaus 82-62
Austen Awosika had a career-high 26 points and Cal State Fullerton rolled past Cal State Stanislaus 82-62 on Saturday night.
Diabate scores 18 to carry Portland past Maine 71-62
Tahirou Diabate had 18 points as Portland topped Maine 71-62 on Saturday night.
Stevens carries Colorado St. past Loyola Marymount 74-64
Isaiah Stevens had 21 points as Colorado State defeated Loyola Marymount 74-64 on Saturday night.