Auburn 66, Georgia State 48
December 7, 1996
Beard-Eaves-Memorial Coliseum
Auburn, Ala.

Pat Burke scored 16 points and grabbed 6 rebounds and Derek Caldwell came off the bench to spark the Tigers with 13 points, hitting on 3-4 3-pointers to give Auburn a 66-48 win at Beard-Eaves-Memorial Coliseum. Georgia State played the Tigers close early and lead 16-11 with 9:41 left in the first half. However, Auburn outscored the Panthers 19-6 for the remainder of the first half, regaining the lead at 19-16 on a Daymeon Fishback 3-pointer with 6:51 left. The Tigers went on to a 30-22 halftime lead and never trailed again. An Alvin Jefferson dunk with 6:52 left in the game gave Auburn its largest lead of the night at 62-35. Georgia State was led by Marcus Langhorne who had 13 points and Rodney Hamilton chipped in 11.

Georgia State            FG-A      3FG-A     FT-A      REB  PF   TP   MIN  A    TO   BLK  S
Marcus Langhorne, F      5-6       0-0       3-6       5    1    13   35   1    0    0    1
Terrence Evans, F        1-4       0-0       1-2       5    3    3    18   1    3    2    0
Alex Savvidis, C         1-5       0-0       0-0       8    3    2    29   1    4    0    0
Rodney Hamilton, G       4-18      1-6       2-2       4    2    11   37   3    2    0    2
Shellord Pinkett, G      4-13      0-3       0-0       7    1    8    36   2    5    0    4
Pat Murphy               1-2       0-0       0-0       0    0    2    6    0    0    0    0
Chad Searcy              0-0       0-0       1-2       1    0    1    5    0    1    0    0
Chris Gentry             2-3       0-0       0-0       3    1    4    9    0    2    0    1
Tildon Wright            2-4       0-0       0-0       2    4    4    25   0    4    0    0
Totals                   20-55     1-9       7-12      37   15   48   200  8    21   2    8

FG%: 1st Half 9-26 .346, 2nd Half 11-29 .379, Game 20-55 .364;
3FG%: 1st Half 1-5 .200, 2nd Half 0-4 .000, Game 1-9 .111;
FT%: 1st Half 3-5 .600, 2nd Half 4-7 .571, Game 7-12 .583;
Team Rebounds: 2; Deadball Rebounds: 5.

Auburn                   FG-A      3FG-A     FT-A      REB  PF   TP   MIN  A    TO   BLK  S
Bryant Smith, F          3-5       1-3       1-1       4    1    8    21   1    1    0    2
Mamadou N'diaye, F       3-6       0-0       1-2       6    3    7    21   1    3    1    3
Pat Burke, C             6-11      1-1       3-6       6    0    16   25   2    2    2    0
Wes Flanigan, G          0-3       0-2       1-2       1    1    1    26   5    2    0    0
Doc Robinson, G          1-5       0-0       0-0       3    1    2    29   3    2    0    2
Earnest Brown            0-1       0-0       0-0       1    0    0    2    0    0    0    0
Derek Caldwell           4-7       3-4       2-3       2    1    13   21   0    0    0    1
Daymeon Fishback         3-7       3-6       0-0       2    1    9    20   2    1    0    0
Alvin Jefferson          2-4       0-0       0-2       4    1    4    12   0    2    1    1
Adrian Chilliest         2-2       1-1       1-3       2    2    6    10   0    1    0    1
Franklin Williams        0-1       0-0       0-0       1    1    0    11   2    2    0    1
Jeremy Beasley           0-0       0-0       0-0       0    0    0    2    0    0    0    0
Totals                   24-52     9-17      9-19      34   12   66   200  16   16   4    11

FG%: 1st Half 11-29 . 379, 2nd Half 13-23 .565, Game 24-52 .462; FT%: 1st Half 3-7 .429, 2nd Half 6-12 .500, Game 9-19 .474;
Team Rebounds: 2; Deadball Rebounds: 2.


SCORE BY PERIODS    1    2         F
Georgia State       22   26   -    48
Auburn              30   36   -    66

OFFICIALS-Jamie Jones, Doug Shows, Anthony Jordan

Technical FOULS-Pat Burke - 1

ATTENDANCE-2,214

Last Modified December 9, 1996
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