#24 Temple 68, Auburn 42

Game 1
#24 Temple 68, Auburn 42
November 11, 1997
NABC Classic
The Pit
Albuquerque, N.M.

Lamont Barnes scored a game-high 19 points and Rasheed Brokenborough chipped in 11 points as 24th-ranked Temple trounced Auburn 68-42 before 17,112 in the NABC Classic at The Pit in Albuquerque, N.M. Using an NCAA experimental rule of four 10-minute quarters, the game featured the Owls jumping out to a 10-5 lead after the first period. The Owls pushed their lead to 23-16 at the half. By shooting 69 percent in the third period, Temple increased its lead to 45-30 after three periods. The Tigers shot 30 percent from the field, 17 percent from 3-point range and 43 percent from the foul line. Freshman Scott Pohlman led the Tigers with 14 points while Doc Robinson added nine points, six rebounds and four assists.

Temple                FG    3FG     FT      R   F   TP  M   A   T   B   S
Malik Moore           3-6   2-3     0-0     1   2   8   13  0   1   0   0
Pepe Sanchez, G       1-6   1-4     0-0     3   1   3   30  4   2   0   5
Julian Dunkley, F     2-8   1-6     0-0     2   1   5   22  0   0   0   1
Chris Laws            1-1   0-0     0-0     0   0   2   1   0   0   0   0
Lynn Greer            2-4   1-2     0-0     1   1   5   12  1   1   0   2
Keaton Sanders        2-2   0-0     0-0     3   0   4   4   0   0   0   0
R. Brokenborough,G    3-8   1-3     4-5     6   0   11  32  5   2   0   1
Michael Tabb          1-3   0-0     1-2     3   2   3   4   0   1   1   0
Lamont Barnes,C       9-13  0-0     1-2     5   0   19  33  0   3   0   0
Quincy Wadley         2-3   2-3     0-0     2   2   6   17  0   2   0   0
Lynard Stewart,F      1-5   0-1     0-0     6   2   2   30  2   1   2   0
Damien Reid           0-0   0-0     0-0     0   0   0   2   0   0   0   0
Team                                        6
Totals                27-59 8-22    6-9     38  11  68  200 12  13  3   9

FG%: 1st Half 9-24 .375, 2nd Half 18-35 .514, Game 27-59 .458; 3FG%: 1st Half 3-9 .333, 2nd Half 5-13 .385, Game 8-22 .364; FT%: 1st Half 2-3 .667, 2nd Half 4-6 .667, Game 6-9 .667; Deadball Rebounds: 2.

Auburn              FG      3FG     FT      R   F   TP  M   A   T   B   S
Derek Caldwell      0-2     0-2     0-0     0   0   0   4   0   0   0   0
Scott Pohlman       5-13    3-9     1-1     3   3   14  35  1   4   0   1
Bryant Smith, G     4-7     0-2     0-0     6   1   8   34  1   2   0   1
D. Fishback, G      1-8     1-6     0-2     3   0   3   23  1   1   0   0
Mamadou N'diaye,C   2-3     0-0     0-2     7   2   4   22  0   3   2   2
Adrian Chilliest,F  0-1     0-0     0-0     1   2   0   8   0   2   0   0
Franklin Williams   0-3     0-2     0-0     1   0   0   18  0   3   0   0
Doc Robinson, G     3-15    1-7     2-2     6   1   9   35  4   1   0   1
Randy Hughes        2-4     0-1     0-0     7   4   4   21  0   0   2   1
Team                                        2
Totals              17-56   5-29    3-7     36  13  42  200 7   16  4   6

FG%: 1st Half 6-20 .300, 2nd Half 11-36 .306, Game 17-56 .304; 3FG%: 1st Half 2-13 .154, 2nd Half 3-16 .188, Game 5-29 .172; FT%: 1st Half 2-2 1.000, 2nd Half 1-5 .200, Game 3-7 .429; Deadball Rebounds: 2.

SCORE BY PERIODS    1   2           F
Temple              23  45  --      68
Auburn              16  26  --      42

OFFICIALS--Frank Scagliotta, Larry Rose, Bob Donato
TECHNICAL FOULS--None
ATTENDANCE--17,112

Last Modified November 16, 1997
Auburn Media Relations