Liberty wins 82-70 against Austin Peay

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. -- — Darius McGhee scored 18 points as Liberty beat Austin Peay 82-70 on Thursday night.

McGhee shot 7 for 15 (3 for 9 from 3-point range) and 1 of 3 from the free throw line for the Flames (19-5, 10-1 Atlantic Sun Conference). Shiloh Robinson was 4 of 6 shooting and 7 of 8 from the free throw line to add 16 points. Blake Preston finished 6 of 8 from the floor to finish with 12 points, while adding six rebounds. It was the seventh victory in a row for the Flames.

Cameron Copeland led the way for the Governors (8-16, 2-9) with 19 points, Drew Calderon scored 16 points and Carlos Paez 12 in their seventh consecutive loss.


These two teams both play Saturday. Liberty visits Lipscomb while Austin Peay hosts Queens.


The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.