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2019 Schedule
10-15, 7th in OVC
23d

Dove has 25 as UT Martin halts a 9-game losing skid

Quintin Dove had 25 points and Derek Hawthorne Jr. added 20 as UT Martin picked up its first Ohio Valley Conference victory, beating SIU-Edwardsville 85-69 on Saturday afternoon to halt a nine-game losing skid.

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2017 OVC basketball tournament: Bracket and schedule

The Ohio Valley Conference tournament began on Wednesday night and will run through Saturday in Nashville. Check out the conference tournament bracket, and check back for updates as title games from each conference go final.

Monk puts on a dunking clinic in Kentucky's big win (1:29)
Malik Monk dunks it with authority on back-to-back possessions (0:31)
Austin Peay punches ticket to Big Dance (0:56)

Austin Peay wins OVC, claims NCAA berth

An 8-seed had never won the OVC tournament -- until now. The No. 8 Governors took down UT-Martin after shocking No. 1 Belmont in overtime on Friday to win the Ohio Valley Conference tournament and punch their ticket to the NCAA tournament. Box score

Austin Peay pulling away from UT-Martin

The Governors are enjoying a 30-21 second-half push as they lead the Skyhawks 68-54 with just under 6 minutes remaining in the OVC tournament title game. The winner of this game receives an NCAA title berth. Live on ESPN2, WatchESPN

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Savage sparking Austin Peay run

Jared Savage has 9 quick points early in the second half as Austin Peay has a 15-9 advantage over UT-Martin early in the second half to claim a 53-42 lead. (Live on ESPN2) Live on ESPN2, WatchESPN

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Savage sparking Austin Peay run

Jared Savage has 9 quick points early in the second half as Austin Peay has a 15-9 advantage over UT-Martin early in the second half to claim a 53-42 lead. (Live on ESPN2)

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Austin Peay leads UT-Martin at halftime

The Governors, the 8 seed in the OVC tournament, lead the Skyhawks 38-33 at the half with the first NCAA bid on the line. However, Jacolby Mobley scored two quick buckets late in the first half to get 2-seed UT-Martin back in it.

Watch: OVC Championship

The first bid for the men's NCAA tournament is about to be handed out as 8 seed Austin Peay, fresh off Friday's upset of top-seeded Belmont, plays Tennessee-Martin. Live on ESPN2/WatchESPN

UT Martin reaches first Ohio Valley final

Jacolby Mobley had 22 points, and Twymond Howard had 21, as Tennessee-Martin knocked off Morehead State 83-70 in their Ohio Valley semifinal. The Skyhawks will next face Austin Peay, which upset top seed Belmont, for a spot in the NCAA tournament. Box score

Tennessee-Martin leads Morehead St. at half

Twymond Howard leads all scorers with 13, while Jacolby Mobley has 11 as the Skyhawks lead the Eagles 40-37 at halftime in their OVC semifinal. The winner will face the No. 8 seed Austin Peay, which upset top seed Belmont, in the finals. Box score

Watch: Ohio Valley Semifinals

Tennessee-Martin, the Ohio Valley's No. 2 seed, takes on No. 3 Morehead State en route to the conference final and a shot at an NCAA tournament bid. Live on ESPNU/WatchESPN

Team Stats

Points Per Game75.4
Rebounds Per Game34.9
Assists Per Game14.9
Points Allowed78.1322nd

Tournament History

Final Fours0
Tournament Record0-0
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances0