Auburn 82, James Madison 71
November 25, 1995
Semifinals -- Puerto Rico Shootout
Eugenio Guerra Sports Complex Bayamon, P.R.

Franklin Williams scored a career-high 21 points and had six rebounds to pace Auburn to an 82-71 victory over James Madison in the semifinals of the Puerto Rico Shootout in Bayamon, P.R. The Tigers led 40-34 at the half and then opened the second half with a 16-6 run to push the lead to 56-40 with 13 minutes to play. JMU closed to within 63-58 with 5:13 to play, but Auburn answered with a 14-5 run to put the game out of reach at 77-63 with 2:24 left. Auburn shot .500 percent from the field and limited the Dukes to .361 percent. Tiger starters Moochie Norris and Chris Davis did not make the trip because of questions concerning their eligibility. James Madison's Darren McLinton led all scorers with 27 points.

Auburn                  FG-A   3FG-A  FT-A  REB   PF   TP   MIN   A   TO   BLK  S
Lance Weems, G          5-14   3-9    1-3   1     2    14   30    3   0    0    4
Wes Flanigan, G         4-9    0-0    5-7   6     4    13   35    4   2    2    0
Pat Burke, C            3-6    0-1    2-2   9     1    9    29    0   1    0    2
Ray Donald, G           2-4    0-2    1-1   1     4    5    25    2   3    1    2
Franklin Williams, F    9-13   1-2    2-2   6     3    21   31    3   1    0    1
Derek Caldwell          4-5    2-3    2-4   1     0    12   23    0   2    0    0
Phillip Thomas          1-2    0-0    0-1   3     1    2    5     1   2    0    1
Bryant Smith            0-0    0-0    0-0   0     0    0    2     0   0    0    0
Alvin Jefferson         0-1    0-0    1-2   2     2    1    2     0   0    0    0
Adrian Chilliest        9-13   1-2    2-2   6     3    21   31    3   1    0    1
Totals                  29-58  6-17   18-28 43    20   82   200   13  12   3    10

FG%: 1st Half 13-30.433, 2nd Half 16-28 .571, Game 29-58 .500; 3FG%: 1st Half 32-7 .286, 2nd Half 4-10 .400, Game 6-17 .353; FT%: 1st Half 12-18 .667, 2nd Half 6-10 .600, Game 18-28 .643; Team Rebounds: 8; Deadball Rebounds: 1.

James Madison           FG-A   3FG-A  FT-A   REB  PF   TP   MIN   A   TO    BLK  S

Darren McClinton, G     6-16   6-11   9-10   1    4    27   32    2   3     1    2
Eugene Atkinson, G      1-5    0-3    3-4    7    4    5    33    0   3     0    1
Fred Boyd, F            1-5    0-1    0-0    1    3    2    19    0   1     1    1
Lamont Boozer, F        3-7    0-0    0-0    4    4    6    19    0   2     0    0
James Coleman, C        2-3    0-0    1-4    11   4    5    29    1   4     1    1
James Pelham            0-0    0-0    2-2    0    3    9    10    2   1     0    0
Ryan Culicerto          3-12   2-8    1-1    0    3    9    29    1   1     0    0
Charles Lott            6-12   0-1    3-5    9    2    15   27    0   2     0    0
Chuck Gilbert           0-1    0-0    0-0    0    0    0    1     0   0     0    0
Totals                  22-61  8-24   19-26  33   25   71   200   6   17    3    5

FG%: 1st Half 12-29 .414, 2nd Half 16-28 .571, Game 29-58 .500; 3FG%: 1st Half 2-7 .286, 2nd Half 4-10 .400, Game 6-17 .353; FT%: 1st Half 12-18 .667 2nd Half 6-10 .600, Game 18-28 .64; Team Rebounds:0; Deadball Rebounds: 2.

SCORE BY PERIODS    1    2          F
Auburn              40   42    --    82
James Madison       34   37    --    71

OFFICIALS--Dick Paparo, Ed Schumer, Anibel Garcia

Technical FOULS--None

ATTENDANCE--1,121

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