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The Journal Gazette

Saturday, December 15, 2018 1:00 am

Purdue Fort Wayne at Austin Peay

PFW at Austin Peay

When: 5 p.m. today

Where: Winnfield Dunn Center, Clarksville, Tenn.

Records: Purdue Fort Wayne 6-6, Austin Peay 5-4

Radio: 1380 AM/100.9 FM


Outlook: Mastodons fifth-year senior John Konchar is playing the best basketball of his career of late. He has a double-double in the last four games, averaging 18.5 points, 12 rebounds, 5.5 assists, 2 steals and 1 block. He has 40 for his career to rank fifth among active Division I players. ... He'll soon etch his name in the program record books again as he sits at 607 career made field goals; he needs one more to tie the record. ... Last time out, the Mastodons fell at Miami (Ohio) 85-79, despite having a better field goal percentage and more rebounds. ... Austin Peay is coming off a 116-33 win over Calvary on Dec. 8. ... The Governors are led by Terry Taylor, who's averaging 15.7 points and 9.1 rebounds. He was last year's Ohio Valley Conference Freshman of the Year. ... Zach Glotta is averaging 12.7 points. ... The Governors have Division I wins over Central Connecticut, Troy and Alabama A&M.

– Elizabeth Wyman, The Journal Gazette