Taylor scores 30 to carry Austin Peay over Murray St. 74-70

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Terry Taylor scored 30 points and 13 rebounds, hitting a go-ahead tear drop with seven minutes left, as Austin Peay rallied past Murray State 74-70 on Monday night.

DJ Peavy added 11 points for Austin Peay (5-3, 1-1 Ohio Valley Conference). Tai’Reon Joseph added 10 points.

Tevin Brown had 18 points for the Racers (4-3, 1-1). Justice Hill added 17 points. KJ Williams had 13 points.

The Governors had lost to Murray State by 30 on Dec. 8 The Racers led most of the way through this one and were up 10 with 12:21 remaining. Austin Peay ran off a 16-5 run to lead 61-60 on Taylor’s jumper and didn’t trail again.

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