Ole Miss 82, #21 Auburn 69
January 24, 1996
C.M. Tad Smith Coliseum
Oxford, Miss.

Ole Miss placed five players in double figures as the Rebels downed #21 Auburn 82-69 before 4,437 in Tad Smith Coliseum last Wednesday. Freshman Keith Carter scored a game-high 23 points for Ole Miss. The Tigers tied a season-high by committing 24 turnovers and were charged for nine offensive fouls, seven in the first half. After Auburn jumped out to a 9-1 lead, the teams traded baskets and then the Rebels scored 18 straight points for a 21-11 lead. After Ole Miss led 39-23 at halftime, Auburn opened with a 9-2 run to close to within 41-32 less than four minutes into the second half. The Rebels then enjoyed its largest lead at 56-35 following a 25-3 run with 11:30 to go. Pat Burke recorded a double-double with 17 points and 14 rebounds and Franklin Williams pulled down a career-high 14 boards. Auburn shot a miserable .375 percent from the field and .273 percent from 3-point range. Ole Miss, the worst shooting club in the league coming into the game, was .448 percent from the field and .500 percent from trey land.

Auburn                  FG-A    3FG-A   FT-A    REB PF  TP  MIN A   TO  BLK S
Lance Weems, G          4-13    4-12    0-0     2   4   12  32  2   3   0   0
Wes Flanigan, G         3-11    1-3     3-4     3   5   10  29  6   8   0   1
Pat Burke, C            6-11    2-3     3-5     14  4   17  26  0   2   0   0
Ray Donald, G           5-11    1-6     2-2     4   2   13  24  1   2   0   2
Franklin Williams, F    2-6     0-2     2-6     14  3   6   33  1   2   0   0
Derek Caldwell          1-4     0-3     0-0     0   1   2   16  2   3   0   1
Phillip Thomas          1-4     0-2     0-1     0   3   2   11  2   2   0   1
Bryant Smith            1-2     1-2     0-0     0   1   3   8   0   0   0   0
Alvin Jefferson         0-1     0-0     2-2     3   1   2   12  0   0   1   0
Adrian Chilliest        1-1     0-0     0-0     1   4   2   9   0   2   0   0
Totals                  24-64   9-33    12-20   45  28  69  200 14  24  1   5

FG%: 1st Half 10-21 .476, 2nd Half 14-43 .326, Game 24-64 .375; 3FG%: 1st Half 2-8 .250, 2nd Half 7-25 .280, Game 9-33 .273; FT%: 1st Half 1-5 .200, 2nd Half 11-15 .733, Game 12-20 .600; Team Rebounds: 4; Deadball Rebounds: 4.

Ole Miss                FG-A    3FG-A   FT-A    REB PF  TP  MIN A   TO  BLK S
Jason Smith, F          6-10    0-0     4-10    10  3   18  36  1   4   1   3
Ervin Garnes, G         2-3     0-0     0-0     1   5   4   9   1   1   0   2
Michael White, G        4-11    0-2     2-2     3   5   10  29  3   2   1   3
Keith Carter, G         6-10    5-8     6-9     4   2   23  39  0   2   0   0
Anthony Boone, F        3-8     0-0     5-7     11  2   11  38  2   2   0   2
Hunter Carpenter        1-1     1-1     2-4     2   1   5   14  2   2   0   0
Joezon Darby            4-14    2-5     3-4     4   0   13  34  0   2   0   1
Marlon Childs           0-1     0-0     0-0     1   0   0   1   0   0   0   0
Totals                  26-58   8-16    22-36   38  19  82  200 9   15  2   11

FG%: 1st Half 14-34 .412, 2nd Half 12-24 .500, Game 26-58 .448; 3FG%: 1st Half 5-11 .455, 2nd Half 3-5 .600, Game 8-16 .500; FT%: 1st Half 6-9 .667, 2nd Half 16-27 .593, Game 22-36 ..611; Team Rebounds: 2; Deadball Rebounds: 5.

SCORE BY PERIODS    1   2       F
Auburn              23  46  --   69
Ole Miss            39  43  --   82

OFFICIALS--Rusty Herring, Zelton Steed, Doug Shows

Technical FOULS--Auburn (1); Ole Miss: Michael White (1)

ATTENDANCE--4,437

Last Modified January 29, 1996
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