COOKEVILLE, Tenn. -- Ahmaad Tanner ran for 104 yards and a touchdown and Austin Peay won the Sgt. York Trophy outright for the first time with a 35-28 win over Tennessee Tech on Saturday.
The Governors (6-4, 5-1 Ohio Valley Conference) clinched the Sgt. York Trophy, a quadrangle series, with wins this season against Tennessee State, Tennessee Tech and UT Martin.
Austin Peay never trailed though the Golden Eagles (1-8, 1-5) closed to within a touchdown three times after the Governors built a 21-7 lead early in the third quarter.
Kyran Moore had 88 yards rushing and a touchdown, Daryl Rollins-Davis added 87 yards, Tre Nation ran for 71 and a TD and Jeremiah Oatsvall ran for 46 yards and a score to go with 72 yards passing. Austin Peay finished with 423 yards rushing and 7.4 yards per carry.
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