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Update: Powell apparently has an ACL sprain, this according to multiple media sources in Cape Girardeau. This is great new for Powell, and the Redhawks. The preseason all-OVC selection may be able to play as soon as this Friday against Missouri.

Original Post: SEMO became the second OVC team to drop an exhibition game this season Monday Night in a 68-63 loss to Harding University, but the story out of Cape Girardeau isn’t losing the game, but the possible loss of senior forward Leon Powell. Powell played only 2 minutes against Harding before coming down awkwardly on the same knee that he injured two years ago. That injury cost Powell to miss the entire 2009-10 season.

According to SEMO’s athletics website, Powell will undergo an x-ray this morning.

Powell was picked to the preseason all-OVC team. Obviously, this will be a huge loss for the Redhawks if Powell is out for any extended period of time. It’s also a huge loss from Powell, who was expected to be the one of the dominant forwards in the OVC this year. Here’s hoping it’s not serious.


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Compiling all OVC non-conference games

2016 Football Standings

OVC Overall
Jacksonville State 7-0 10-2
UT Martin 6-2 7-5
Tennessee Tech 5-3 5-6
Tennessee State 4-3 7-4
Eastern Illinois 4-4 6-5
Murray State 4-4 4-7
SEMO 3-5 3-8
Eastern Kentucky 2-6 3-8
Austin Peay 0-8 0-11


2016-17 Basketball Standings

OVC Overall

EAST

Belmont 15-1 23-7
Morehead State 10-6 14-16
Jacksonville State 9-7 20-15
Tennessee State 8-8 17-13
Tennessee Tech 8-8 12-20
Eastern Kentucky 5-11 12-19

WEST

UT Martin 10-6 22-13
SEMO 9-7 15-18
Murray State 8-8 16-17
Austin Peay 7-9 11-19
Eastern Illinois 6-10 14-15
SIUE 1-15 6-24


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