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Auburn Women's Basketball Defeats Oklahoma 95-79

The Auburn Tigers defeated the Oklahoma Sooners 95-79 while setting a school record in three pointers made with 13. The Sooners had a few spurts to keep things close early, but Auburn's relentless barrage of threes stood too much.  Emari Jones and Robyn Benton led the Tigers with 4 threes each and Unique Thompson had her 12th career double-double with 14 points and 17 rebounds.  Auburn hits the road again this week, traveling to Philadelphia to face St. Joseph's this Thursday night. Tip-off is at 6 p.m. at Michael J. Hagan Arena. 


Auburn Defeats Mississippi College 103-52

Auburn, Alabama (EETV)- The Auburn Tigers showcased their offensive talents at home by defeating Mississippi College 103-52.  The game was never in doubt, but the Choctaws of Mississippi came within 11 points with 17:37 left in the second half. The Tigers shut down any talk of an upset outscoring Mississippi College 52-12 after the 11 point scare.  Auburn will now look ahead to the Maui Invitational as they face off against Xavier in the first round. The game is scheduled for Nov. 19 and tip-off is at 1:30 p.m.


Auburn Basketball Routs South Alabama 101-58

Auburn, Ala (EETV)- The Auburn Tigers tipped off the 2018 season with an impressive 101-58 win over the South Alabama Jaguars. Auburn jumped out to 52-33 lead at half and never looked back as they outscored the Jaguars 49-28 in the second half. Auburn returns Friday to face a test from 25th ranked Washington in Auburn Arena


Brown, Harper voted preseason All SEC

Birmingham, Ala (EETV) - Auburn guards Bryce Brown and Jared Harper were listed on the All-SEC preseason second team.  The Tigers were the only team to have both members of their backcourt named to the All-SEC squad.  To add to their preseason honors, Brown is listed on the 2019 Jerry West Shooting Guard of the Year Award Watch List, while Harper was named to the 2019 Bob Cousy Point Guard of the Year Award Watch List.  After leading Auburn to share of the Conference title, the school's third title, both players were named to the All-SEC list with Brown being first team and being second team.  The Tigers are projected to finish third in the SEC this year which is their highest projection since the 1999-2000 season.  Auburn tips off the 2019 season November 6 vs South Alabama at 8 p.m.