Auburn 94, Alabama 40

Game 15
Auburn 94, Alabama 40
January 18, 1998
Beard-Eaves-Memorial Coliseum
Auburn, Ala.

Auburn handed Alabama its worst loss in history with a 94-40 thrashing before a sold out crowd of 10,108 at Beard-Eaves-Memorial Coliseum. The 54-point margin of victory is the largest in an SEC game for Auburn. The Tigers jumped out to a 26-4 lead nine minutes into the game and stretched it to 40-8 with 5:38 left in the first half. Auburn led 45-16 at the half. The Tigers continued their domination in the second half and coasted to the historical victory as all 12 Tigers scored. It was the biggest margin of victory for Auburn in Coliseum history. Auburn shot an incredible 67 percent (14-21) from 3-point range while limiting Alabama to 27 percent shooting from the field. Mamadou N'diaye had 15 points and a career-high 11 rebounds as five Tigers scored in double figures. Even football players, wide receiver Clifton Robinson (6 points) and offensive linemen Kendell Mack (3 points) scored.

Alabama                 FG      3FG     FT      R   F   TP  M   A   T   B   S
Chris Rollins, F        0-1     0-0     0-0     2   2   0   12  0   0   0   0
D. Alexander, F         2-4     0-0     2-2     2   1   6   22  1   5   0   1
Jeremy Hays, C          2-10    0-0     0-2     6   2   4   23  0   1   2   0
Brian Williams, G       2-10    0-6     0-0     1   2   4   34  0   3   0   0
Chauncey Jones,G        3-6     0-1     4-5     1   2   10  24  1   3   0   1
Blake Thrasher          0-4     0-3     0-0     1   2   0   16  0   1   0   0
Tarik London            0-0     0-0     2-2     0   1   2   13  0   0   0   0
Neal Ashby              0-5     0-0     0-0     3   4   0   13  0   1   2   0
M.C. Mazique            3-5     0-0     0-0     5   0   6   9   0   3   0   0
Damon Bacote            2-8     0-3     2-2     3   2   6   24  0   2   1   0
Alfred Moss             1-2     0-0     0-2     0   2   2   10  0   1   1   0
Team                                            5
Totals                  15-55   0-13   10-15    29  20  40  200 2   20  6   2

FG%: 1st Half 6-27 .222, 2nd Half 9-28 .321, Game 15-55 .273; 3FG%: 1st Half 0-6 .000, 2nd Half 0-7 .000, Game 0-13 .000; FT%: 1st Half 4-5 .800, 2nd Half 6-10 .600, Game 10-15 .667; Deadball Rebounds: 5.

Auburn                  FG      3FG     FT      R   F   TP  M   A   T   B   S
Bryant Smith, F         7-12    2-2     0-1     8   0   16  26  1   1   0   1
Franklin Williams, F    4-6     1-2     1-3     4   2   10  29  2   3   0   0
Mamadou N'diaye, C      5-9     0-0     5-5     11  1   15  26  0   2   1   1
Scott Pohlman, G        1-8     1-2     0-2     4   1   3   28  3   1   0   2
Doc Robinson, G         6-10    3-4     0-1     2   2   15  18  3   0   0   1
Derek Caldwell          3-3     1-1     0-0     2   2   7   14  0   0   0   1
Daymeon Fishback        4-4     3-3     0-1     2   3   11  14  1   0   0   0
Dudley Smith            1-1     0-0     0-0     0   0   2   4   0   0   0   1
John Gomillion          1-3     1-2     0-0     0   0   3   6   1   1   0   0
Adrian Chilliest        1-5     0-1     1-2     8   4   3   21  1   2   0   0
Clifton Robinson        2-5     2-4     0-2     3   0   6   9   1   0   0   0
Kendell Mack            1-1     0-0     1-2     0   0   3   5   0   0   0   0
Team                                            4
Totals                  36-67   14-21   8-19    48  15  94  200 13  10  1   7

FG%: 1st Half 17-31 .548, 2nd Half 19-36 .528, Game 36-67 .537; 3FG%: 1st Half 7-9 .778, 2nd Half 7-12 .583, Game 14-21 .667; FT%: 1st Half 4-8 .500, 2nd Half 4-11 .364, Game 8-19 .421; Deadball Rebounds: 5.

SCORE BY PERIODS    1   2           F
Alabama             16  24  --      40
Auburn              45  49  --      94

OFFICIALS--David Dodge, Kerry Sitton, Jamie Jones
TECHNICAL FOULS--None
ATTENDANCE--10,108 (c)

Last Modified January 19, 1998
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