LSU 75, Auburn 59

LSU 75, Auburn 59
January 22, 1997
Maravich Assembly Center
Baton Rouge, La.

˙˙LSU scored the first 10 points of the game, led 21-5 nine minutes into the contest and never trailed in defeating Auburn 74-59 before 3,595 at the Maravich Assembly Center Wednesday. Maurice Carter, averaging 6.8 points and making 1-22 three-pointers coming into the contest, burned Auburn for 28 points on 11-20 shooting. Derek Caldwell led Auburn with 17 on 5-8 shooting from 3-point range. LSU led 35-24 at the half. LSU led by as much as 51-34 with 13:47 to go and the closest Auburn could get was 53-45 with 11:02 remaining. Auburn shot 37 percent while LSU shot 48 percent, 57 percent from 3-point range.

Auburn                   FG-A      3FG-A     FT-A      REB  PF   TP   MIN  A    TO   BLK  S
Bryant Smith, G          1-3       0-2       0-0       2    1    2    25   3    1    0    2
Franklin Williams, F     1-4       1-3       0-0       2    3    3    25   2    2    1    1
Pat Burke, C             3-11      0-1       5-6       6    3    11   25   0    4    0    1
Derek Caldwell, G        6-11      5-8       0-0       4    1    17   23   0    2    0    1
Wes Flanigan, G          1-6       1-2       2-2       4    5    5    32   8    4    0    1
Daymeon Fishback         1-4       1-3       3-5       1    1    6    14   0    0    0    0
Mamadou N'diaye          0-0       0-0       0-0       1    3    0    10   0    2    2    1
Alvin Jefferson          3-6       0-0       3-4       4    2    9    20   0    0    2    1
Adrian Chilliest         0-0       0-0       0-0       1    3    0    8    0    2    0    0
Doc Robinson             3-6       0-1       0-0       1    2    6    18   0    1    0    0
Totals                   19-51     8-20      13-17     28   24   59   200  13   19   3    8

FG%: 1st Half 9-24 .375, 2nd Half 10-27 .370, Game 19-51 .373; 3FG%: 1st Half 4-8 .500, 2nd Half 4-12 .333, Game 8-20 .400; FT%: 1st Half 2-3 .667, 2nd Half 11-14 .765, Game 13-17 .765; Team Rebounds: 2; Deadball Rebounds: 3.

LSU                      FG-A      3FG-A     FT-A      REB  PF   TP   MIN  A    TO   BLK  S
Louis Earl, F            2-6       0-0       0-0       5    1    4    26   3    3    0    2
Duane Spencer, F         2-4       1-1       7-9       7    0    12   40   2    4    0    1
Nick Sheppard, C         1-6       0-0       1-2       7    3    3    22   3    2    0    1
Gene Nabors, G           2-2       1-1       2-4       4    4    7    28   2    0    0    2
Maurice Carter, G        11-20     2-3       4-4       2    3    28   34   2    1    0    0
David Bosley             0-1       0-1       0-0       0    0    0    4    0    0    0    1
Leroy Womack             0-0       0-0       0-0       0    0    0    1    0    0    0    0
Terrance Simmons         2-3       0-1       3-4       0    0    7    8    0    0    0    0
Rogers Washington        1-4       0-0       2-2       1    1    4    19   0    3    0    1
Bob Hall                 2-2       0-0       6-9       6    5    10   18   2    2    0    0
Totals                   23-48     4-7       25-34     34   17   75   200  14   15   0    8

FG%: 1st Half 13-27 .481, 2nd Half 10-21 .476, Game 23-48 .479; 3FG%: 1st Half 4-7 .571, 2nd Half 0-0 .000, Game 4-7 .571; FT%: 1st Half 5-7 .714, 2nd Half 20-27 .741, Game 25-34 .735; Team Rebounds: 2; Deadball Rebounds: 5.

SCORE BY PERIODS    1    2         F
Auburn              24   35   -    59
LSU                 35   40   -    75

OFFICIALS-Kerry Sitton, Michael Kitts, Tony Greene

Technical FOULS-Auburn: Wes Flanigan (1); LSU: Bob Hall (1)

ATTENDANCE-3,595

Last Modified January 27, 1997
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