Alabama 76, Auburn 62

Game 20
Alabama 76, Auburn 62
February 4, 1998
Coleman Coliseum
Tuscaloosa, Ala.

Jeremy Hays totaled 14 points, 12 rebounds, 7 blocks and 6 steals to lead Alabama to a 76-62 victory over Auburn for its 14th consecutive win over the Tigers in Tuscaloosa. Bryant Smith had a game-high 21 points while freshman Scott Pohlman chipped in 18 for the Tigers. Alabama shot 64 percent (7-11) from 3-point range in the first half en route to a 41-26 halftime lead. The Tigers fell behind by as much as 17, but came to within 53-47 with 9:48 left. With Auburn trailing 66-58 with 2:52 left, Alabama outscored the Tigers 10-4 the rest of the way. Damon Bacote led the Tide with 19 points. Auburn shot 31 percent from the field and 14 percent from 3-point range while Alabama finished at 41 percent from both 3-point range and the field.

Auburn                  FG      3FG     FT      R   F   TP  M   A   T   B   S
Bryant Smith, F         7-12    0-1     7-9     6   3   21  30  0   1   0   0
Franklin Williams, F    1-4     0-1     1-2     4   4   3   23  0   3   0   1
Mamadou N'diaye, C      3-6     0-0     0-0     7   2   6   27  2   7   3   1
Scott Pohlman, G        4-12    3-10    7-7     2   3   18  37  1   1   0   3
Doc Robinson, G         2-19    0-8     0-0     2   4   4   33  4   1   1   0
Clifton Robinson        0-0     0-0     0-0     0   0   0   1   0   0   0   0
Daymeon Fishback        1-5     0-1     0-0     2   0   2   11  0   1   0   0
Kendell Mack            0-0     0-0     0-0     0   0   0   1   0   0   0   0
Adrian Chilliest        0-1     0-0     0-0     4   2   0   16  1   2   1   0
Randy Hughes            3-9     0-0     2-4     13  4   8   21  1   2   1   0
Team                                            13
Totals                  21-68   3-21    17-22   52  22  62  200 9   19  6   5

FG%: 1st Half 8-28 .286, 2nd Half 13-40 .325, Game 21-68 .309; 3FG%: 1st Half 1-6 .167, 2nd Half 2-15 .133, Game 3-21 .143; FT%: 1st Half 9-10 .900, 2nd Half 8-12 .667, Game 17-22 .773; Deadball Rebounds: 1.

Alabama             FG      3FG     FT      R    F   TP  M   A   T   B   S
Damon Bacote, F     6-13    2-5     5-7     6    2   19  35  2   2   1   1
D. Alexander, F     2-7     0-2     7-10    6    2   11  36  0   2   0   2
Jeremy Hays, C      5-8     0-0     4-6     12   2   14  39  0   1   7   6
Brian Williams,G    4-14    4-10    2-4     2    4   14  29  0   3   0   0
Chauncey Jones,G    2-6     1-2     1-2     3    2   6   31  6   3   0   0
Tarik London        2-3     1-1     4-6     6    0   9   11  1   0   0   1
Blake Thrasher      1-1     1-1     0-0     2    2   3   10  2   1   0   1
Terrance Martin     0-2     0-1     0-0     1    2   0   8   0   0   2   0
M.C. Mazique        0-0     0-0     0-0     1    1   0   1   0   0   0   0
Team                                        1
Totals              22-54   9-22    23-35   40  17  76  200 11  14   10  11

FG%: 1st Half 16-29 .552, 2nd Half 6-25 .240, Game 22-54 .407; 3FG%: 1st Half 7-11 .636, 2nd Half 2-11 .182, Game 9-22 .409; FT%: 1st Half 2-5 .400, 2nd Half 21-30 .700, Game 23-35 .657; Deadball Rebounds: 3.

SCORE BY PERIODS    1   2           F
Auburn              26  36  --      62
Alabama             41  35  --      76

OFFICIALS--Don Rutledge, Tom Lopes, Ted Hillary
TECHNICAL FOULS--None
ATTENDANCE--9,452

Last Modified February 5, 1998
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