The Austin Peay Governors and Lady Govs represent Austin Peay State University in Clarksville, Tennessee in intercollegiate athletics. They field fourteen teams including men and women's basketball, cross country, golf, and tennis; women's-only soccer, softball, track and field, and volleyball; and men's-only baseball and football. The Governors and Lady Govs compete in NCAA Division I and are members of the Ohio Valley Conference.
A member of the Ohio Valley Conference, Austin Peay State University sponsors six men's, and nine women's in NCAA sanctioned sports:
- Soccer: Morgan Brothers Soccer Field
- Softball: Cheryl Holt Field
- Tennis: Governors Indoor Tennis Center & Outdoor Tennis Courts
- Track and field (indoor): (Does not have home competition facility)
- Track and field (outdoor): Governors Stadium