This won’t help Austin Peay’s APR. Guard Justin Blake won’t finish his collegiate career as a Governor, as he will not return to the team for his senior year.
Outsie of the APR bump, this isn’t a huge blow, as Blake shot worst than 30% from the field, averaging just 3 points a game.
The full press release from Austin Peay after the jump.
CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – Austin Peay State University senior guard Justin Blake has been declared academically ineligible and will not return to the Govs basketball program.
Blake averaged 3.3 points per game in 2011-12, shooting 29.3 percent from the floor. For his career he averaged 4.8 points per game, with his 5.8 scoring average as a freshman as his best season.
The Dyersburg native connected on 106 three pointers in his career, shooting 33.9 percent from behind the arc.