Govs report increases to 2022, 2023 and 2024 football records

 

The most punctual beginning to a football season in Austin Peay State University history will be set when the Governors travel to Western Kentucky for an August 27, 2022 challenge at Houchens Industries-L.T. Smith Stadium in Bowling Green, Kentucky.

 

Likewise, Austin Peay and Southern Illinois have consented to a home-and-home arrangement to occur during the 2023 and 2024 seasons. The Governors would visit Carbondale, Illinois for a Sept. 2, 2023 challenge before the Salukis come back to Clarksville for a Sept. 7, 2024 issue.

 

“Not long after landing at Austin Peay we chose to bring a profound plunge into our future football plans,” said Director of Athletics Gerald Harrison. “Two of our booking targets incorporate looking for chances to play quality territorial rivals that enable our steadfast supporters to pursue the Govs and exceptional open doors like nontraditional dates. By consenting to play Southern Illinois in a home-and-home arrangement and Western Kentucky in Week 0 we have achieved both of these objectives.”

 

The 2022 opener against the Hilltoppers will be the “Seven days Zero” challenge, occurring the Saturday preceding Labor Day. The game uses an NCAA decide for groups that play in Hawaii, with WKU planned to go to Honolulu for a game against Hawaii in 2022.

 

It likewise will be the most punctual beginning of a football season in program history by one day. Austin Peay has twice begun a season on August 28 – the 2003 and 2008 openers in seasons that had 12 potential dates accessible. It likewise will be the primary gathering between the Govs and Hilltoppers since the 2012 season.

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The Governors and Salukis keep going met on the turf in 1992. The most punctual beginning to a football season in Austin Peay State University history will be set when the Governors travel to Western Kentucky for an August 27th, 2022 challenge at Houchens Industries-L.T. Smith Stadium in Bowling Green, Kentucky.

 

What’s more, Austin Peay and Southern Illinois have consented to a home-and-home arrangement to occur during the 2023 and 2024 seasons.

 

The Governors would visit Carbondale, Illinois for a September second, 2023 challenge before the Salukis come back to Clarksville for a September seventh, 2024 issue.

 

“Not long after in the wake of landing at Austin Peay we chose to bring a profound jump into our future football plans,” said Director of Athletics Gerald Harrison.

 

“Two of our booking targets incorporate looking for chances to play quality local rivals that enable our dedicated supporters to pursue the Govs and remarkable open doors like nontraditional dates. By consenting to play Southern Illinois in a home-and-home arrangement and Western Kentucky on Week 0 we have achieved both of these objectives,” Harrison expressed.

 

The 2022 opener against the Hilltoppers will be “Seven days Zero” challenge, occurring the Saturday preceding Labor Day. The game uses a NCAA decide for groups that play in Hawaii, with WKU planned to venture out to Honolulu for a game against Hawaii in 2022.

 

It additionally will be the most punctual beginning to a football season in program history by one day. Austin Peay has twice begun a season on August 28th – the 2003 and 2008 openers in seasons that had 12 potential dates accessible. It likewise will be the principal meeting between the Govs and Hilltoppers since the 2012 season.

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The Governors and Salukis keep going met on the field in 1992. They have played home-and-home arrangement multiple times – 1938-39, 1986-87 and 1991-92.

 

have played home-and-home arrangement multiple times – 1938-39, 1986-87 and 1991-92.

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