Florida 81, Auburn 64

Game 22
Florida 81, Auburn 64
February 11, 1998
O'Connell Center, Gainesville, Fla.

Jason Williams scored a game-high 26 points on 8-12 shooting from 3-point range to lead Florida to an 81-64 victory over Auburn before 7,610 at the O'Connell Center. Doc Robinson led Auburn with 18 points on 8-10 shooting. The Tigers jumped out to an early 6-2 lead before the Gators pushed its largest lead to 20 points with four seconds to play in the first half. Daymeon Fishback made two free throws with no time left as the Tigers trailed 43-25. Auburn made a second half surge to come within 55-50 with nine minutes to play and then closed it to within 60-55 with 7:33 left. The Tigers then ran out of gas as the Gators outscored Auburn 21-9 the rest of the way. Florida, the top-ranked 3-point shooting team in the nation coming in, made 14-30 three-point shots for the game.

Auburn                  FG      3FG     FT      R   F   TP  M   A   T   B   S
Bryant Smith, F         4-10    0-0     2-2     8   1   10  35  2   2   0   3
Franklin Williams, F    3-9     1-4     2-3     5   1   9   35  3   5   0   0
Mamadou N'diaye, C      4-8     0-0     1-1     8   5   9   26  0   0   3   0
Scott Pohlman, G        1-5     1-2     0-0     1   3   3   30  3   7   0   0
Doc Robinson, G         8-10    2-3     0-1     4   2   18  26  3   1   0   1
Clifton Robinson        0-1     0-0     0-0     0   0   0   2   0   1   0   0
Daymeon Fishback        3-8     1-5     2-2     7   2   9   24  1   4   0   0
Randy Hughes            3-6     0-0     0-3     3   2   6   19  0   2   1   0
John Gomillion          0-0     0-0     0-0     0   0   0   2   0   0   0   0
Dudley Smith            0-0     0-0     0-0     1   0   0   1   0   0   0   0
Team                                            8
Totals                  26-57   5-14    7-12    45  16  64  200 12  24  4   4

FG%: 1st Half 10-28 .357, 2nd Half 16-29 .552, Game 26-57 .456; 3FG%: 1st Half 3-7 .429, 2nd Half 2-7 .286, Game 5-14 .357; FT%: 1st Half 2-4 .500, 2nd Half 5-8 .625, Game 7-12 .583; Deadball Rebounds: 1.

Florida             FG      3FG     FT      R   F   TP  M   A   T   B   S
Greg Stolt, F       3-9     2-6     2-3     2   4   10  28  2   1   0   0
Kenyan Weaks, F     4-6     1-2     2-2     3   1   11  30  3   0   0   1
Obiora Nnaji, C     0-0     0-0     0-0     1   2   0   12  0   0   0   0
Eddie Shannon,G     6-14    2-6     1-2     2   4   15  34  4   5   0   1
Jason Williams,G    9-14    8-12    0-0     4   1   26  35  7   4   1   5
Damen Maddox        3-7     0-0     0-0     3   3   6   15  0   0   1   1
Brent Wright        1-6     0-1     5-6     2   1   7   20  0   0   0   0
Major Parker        1-3     0-1     0-0     1   2   2   5   0   1   0   0
Dan Williams        1-2     1-2     1-1     1   0   4   16  0   0   0   0
Greg Cristell       0-2     0-0     0-0     2   2   0   5   0   2   0   2
Team                                        7
Totals              28-63   14-30   11-14   28  20  81  200 16  13  2   10

FG%: 1st Half 16-35 .457, 2nd Half 12-28 .429, Game 28-63 .444; 3FG%: 1st Half 8-18 .444, 2nd Half 6-12 .500, Game 14-30 .467; FT%: 1st Half 3-4 .750, 2nd Half 8-10 .800, Game 11-14 .786; Deadball Rebounds: 0.

SCORE BY PERIODS    1   2           F
Auburn              25  39  --      64
Florida             43  38  --      81

OFFICIALS--John Clougherty, David Day, Doug Shows
TECHNICAL FOULS--None
ATTENDANCE--7,610

Last Modified February 12, 1998
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