Columbia Mo – Kamiko Williams had a big first half and five Lady Vols scored in double figures, but No. 9/10 Tennessee could not overcome Missouri’s sharp shooting in a 80-63 loss to the Tigers on Sunday at Mizzou Arena.
Tennessee (17-5, 8-1 SEC) suffered its first conference loss of the season and committed 18 turnovers. Missouri (15-8, 4-5 SEC) used a second-half surge to cap a strong day of shooting and earn its first-ever win against the Lady Vols.
The Tigers shot 52.7 percent (29-of-55) from the field, 45.8 percent (11-of-24) from 3-point range and 84.6 percent (11-of-13) from the line while dishing out 23 assists to UT’s six. The Lady Vols shot 41.8 percent (23-of-55) and struggled from long distance (5-of-14) and at the charity stripe (12-of-20). «Read the rest of this article»
Austin Peay Lady Govs vs. Southeast Missouri
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Clarksville, TN – Austin Peay women’s basketball team returns home for a quick two-game homestand, beginning with a 7:00pm, Monday, Ohio Valley Conference contest against Southeast Missouri.
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Clarksville TN – Slowly making a name for itself, Clarksville’s own SSF Submission Academy is building a dynasty. In just over five years, SSF has managed to take fighters to the UFC several times as well as BoDog, Strikeforce, M-1, Sengoku and more. SSF has in the past couple of months, signed multi-fight deals for Nate Landwehr, and Matt Pellino. Nate’s fights with the XFC will air on AXStv and Matt’s will be on pay per view with Asia’s largest MMA promotion, OncFC. «Read the rest of this article»
Clarksville TN – Despite taking the doubles point and winning the No. 1 singles event, Austin Peay State University men’s tennis team dropped a hard-fought dual match to Southern Illinois, Saturday, at the Austin Peay Tennis Center.
“Tough one today,” said head coach Ross Brown. “It was nice to play at home. We lost our composure a couple of times so we’ll need to see that improve.”
Senior Sean Bailey took that No. 1 singles point, crushing Southern Illinois’ Brandon Florez 6-2, 6-1. Bailey and junior Jasmin Ademovic dispatched Florez and Martijn Admiraal, 8-4, in No. 1 doubles.
The Govs took the doubles point after sophomores Dimitar Ristovski and Iago Seffrin knocked off Badr Cherradi and Johnny Rigby, 8-5, in No. 2 doubles. Ristovski and Seffrin were less successful in singles play, with Ristovski falling to Cherradi (6-1, 2-6, 7-6 (1)) in No. 3 singles and Seffrin losing to Rigby (6-3, 6-3) at No. 5.
Sophomore Aleksas Tverijonas picked the Govs other singles victory, knocking off Rafael Cuadrillero 6-4, 6-7 (5), 6-4 in No. 4 singles.
Ademovic and senior John Storie picked up singles losses. Southern Illinois’ Jorge Cavero knocked off Ademovic (6-4, 4-6, 6-3) at No. 2 singles and Storie was defeated by Admiraal (6-2, 2-6, 11-9).
The Govs will compete twice next weekend, traveling to Chattanooga, Friday, before hosting Abilene Christian, Saturday.
Nashville Predators vs. San Jose Sharks
San Jose, CA – Nashville Predators and the San Jose Sharks go into a shootout Saturday night at HP Pavilion arena.
In the third round of the shootout, Predators’ Craig Smith goes in center with some speed, shifts to his right, Sharks’ goaltender Antti Niemi moves right with him, allowing Smith to shift the puck to his left and dink it in for the goal. This put Nashville up in the shootout.
San Jose’s Joe Pavelsk, needing to score to keep the Sharks alive, goes in fast, shifts right sending the puck flying to Pekka Rinne’s glove side. Rinne makes the stop securing the win for the Predators. This was San Jose’s first loss of the year. «Read the rest of this article»