Auburn 92, Norfolk State 56
December 29, 1995
First Round -- Capital City Classic
Tallahassee-Leon Co. Civic Center Tallahassee, Fla.

Auburn placed six players in double figures as the Tigers blasted Norfolk State 92-56 in the first round of the Capital City Classic at the Tallahassee-Leon County Civic Center. Wes Flanigan scored a game-high 18 points, Ray Donald 12, Pat Burke and Derek Caldwell 11 each and Franklin Williams and Alvin Jefferson 10 each. The Tigers shot .569 percent from the field and .478 percent from 3-point range en route to downing the Div. II Spartans. Leading 48-30 at the half, Auburn grabbed its largest lead at the final margin of 36 points. Jefferson's 10 points were a career-high as was walk-on Reid Clark's five points. The Tigers outrebounded the Spartans 37-26. Norfolk State FG-A 3FG-A FT-A REB PF TP MIN A TO BLK S Rodney Carmichael, F 0-5 0-0 1-2 2 2 1 25 0 4 0 1 Derrick Bryant, F 3-11 0-0 12-14 6 3 18 39 2 2 0 1 Blitz Wooten, C 2-3 0-0 6-10 7 4 10 36 0 3 0 2 Maurice Whitefield, G 3-6 0-0 2-2 4 5 8 28 0 4 0 3 Carnell Penn, G 2-8 1-4 3-5 0 2 8 34 4 2 0 2 Maurice Howell 0-1 0-1 0-0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 Darius Blount 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 2 0 4 0 1 0 0 Carlton Cooper 3-6 0-1 1-2 2 2 7 14 1 1 0 0 Robert Robinson 1-1 0-0 0-0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 Deng Leek 0-0 0-0 0-0 1 1 0 4 0 1 0 0 Sean Blackwell 1-1 0-0 0-4 2 3 2 9 1 2 0 1 Sherman Warner 0-1 0-0 0-0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 Matthew Thompson 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 4 0 1 0 0 Totals 15-43 1-6 25-39 26 25 56 200 8 21 0 10

FG%: 1st Half 7-20 .350, 2nd Half 8-23 .348, Game 15-43 .349; 3FG%: 1st Half 0-1 .000, 2nd Half 1-5 .200, Game 1-6 .167 FT%: 1st Half 16-23 .696, 2nd Half 9-16 .563, Game 25-39 .641; Team Rebounds: 1; Deadball Rebounds: 8.

Auburn                  FG-A    3FG-A   FT-A    REB PF  TP  MIN A   TO  BLK S
Ray Donald, G           4-6     4-6     0-0     2   0   12  29  3   1   0   3
Franklin Williams, F    4-5     1-2     1-1     2   5   10  20  2   4   0   1
Pat Burke, C            5-9     1-2     0-0     5   1   11  26  2   4   0   0
Lance Weems, G          0-2     0-2     1-2     2   4   1   10  2   1   0   0
Wes Flanigan, G         6-9     1-2     5-6     2   3   18  24  6   2   0   5
Earnest Brown           1-1     0-0     0-0     0   0   2   4   1   0   0   0
Derek Caldwell          3-6     3-5     2-4     5   2   11  23  0   0   0   2
Phillip Thomas          0-2     0-1     2-4     1   1   2   8   2   4   0   2
Bryant Smith            0-1     0-0     3-4     1   2   3   13  1   1   0   0
Mike Springfield        0-1     0-1     0-0     2   0   0   2   0   0   0   0
Reid Clark              2-2     1-1     0-0     0   1   5   2   0   0   0   0
Alvin Jefferson         3-4     0-0     4-6     6   4   10  22  1   1   2   0
Adrian Chilliest        1-3     0-1     5-6     3   3   7   17  0   3   1   0
Totals                  29-51   11-23   23-33   37  26  92  200 20  21  3   13

FG%: 1st Half 16-27 .593, 2nd Half 13-24 .542, Game 29-51 .569; 3FG%: 1st Half 6-13 .462, 2nd Half 5-10 .500, Game 11-23 .478; FT%: 1st Half 10-14 .714, 2nd Half 13-19 .684, Game 23-33 .697; Team Rebounds: 6; Deadball Rebounds: 3.

SCORE BY PERIODS    1   2       F
Norfolk State       30  26  --   56
Auburn              48  44  --   92

OFFICIALS--Curtis Shaw, David Day, Jamie Jones

Technical FOULS--Darius Blount (wrong # in the scorebook)

ATTENDANCE--2,100

Last Modified January 2, 1996
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