Quan Prowell led Auburn with 26 points and seven rebounds.
Jan. 30, 2008
AUBURN - Quan Prowell scored 26 points, including a late three to give Auburn the lead with less than two minutes remaining, but LSU battled back to take the 81-80 win Wednesday night at the Beard-Eaves-Memorial Coliseum.
LSU (8-12, 1-5 SEC) was led by junior Marcus Thornton and his 38 points as the Bayou Bengals earned their first conference win of the season. Auburn falls to 12-7 on the season, 2-4 in SEC play.
The Tigers return to action at 4 p.m., Saturday against No. 19/18 Vanderbilt (17-4, 2-4 SEC) at Memorial Coliseum in Nashville, Tenn. The game will be broadcast on Fox Sports South.
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