Vanderbilt 66, Auburn 64

Game 24
Vanderbilt 66, Auburn 64
February 18, 1998
Memorial Gymnasium
Nashville, Tenn.

Austin Bates scored a game-high 24 points and Vanderbilt shot 63 percent in the second half as the Commodores defeated Auburn 82-66 before 14,641 in Memorial Gymnasium. Auburn played without leading scorer and rebounder Bryant Smith who did not dress out because of a badly sprained ankle in the previous game vs. LSU. Leading 30-27 at the half, the Commodores shot 70 percent (7-10) from 3-point range in the second half to take control. Randy Hughes led Auburn with 14 points off the bench. The Tigers shot a miserable 16 percent (3-19) from 3-point range.

Auburn                  FG      3FG     FT      R   F   TP  M   A   T   B   S
Daymeon Fishback        0-4     0-3     2-4     5   3   2   22  2   0   0   0
Franklin Williams, F    3-12    1-8     2-4     3   0   9   29  1   4   0   0
Mamadou N'diaye, C      5-5     0-0     1-2     6   5   11  14  1   0   0   0
Scott Pohlman, G        3-7     1-3     1-2     3   1   8   29  0   3   0   1
Doc Robinson, G         3-13    1-3     4-4     2   1   11  29  4   2   0   2
Derek Caldwell          0-0     0-0     0-0     0   0   0   8   0   0   0   0
Clifton Robinson        1-2     0-1     1-1     2   0   3   4   1   0   0   1
Dudley Smith            0-1     0-1     0-0     0   0   0   2   0   0   0   0
Kendell Mack            2-2     0-0     0-0     0   0   4   3   0   0   0   0
John Gomillion          1-2     0-0     0-0     0   0   2   8   0   0   0   1
Adrian Chilliest        1-4     0-0     0-0     3   5   2   20  0   3   0   1
Randy Hughes            6-9     0-0     2-4     5   1   14  32  0   3   1   3
Team                                            4
Totals                  25-61   3-19    13-21   33  16  66  200 9   17  1   9

FG%: 1st Half 11-28 .393, 2nd Half 14-33 .424, Game 25-61 .410; 3FG%: 1st Half 1-7 .143, 2nd Half 2-12 .167, Game 3-19 .158; FT%: 1st Half 4-8 .500, 2nd Half 9-13 .692, Game 13-21 .619; Deadball Rebounds: 4.

Vanderbilt              FG      3FG     FT      R   F   TP  M   A   T   B   S
Vince Ford, F           2-3     0-1     0-1     4   0   4   21  1   0   0   1
Greg LaPointe, F        4-9     0-0     2-2     9   2   10  30  0   2   0   0
Billy DiSpaltro, C      2-2     0-0     0-0     2   0   4   4   0   0   0   0
Atiba Prater, G         4-8     4-6     0-0     2   3   12  32  6   2   1   1
Drew Maddux, G          4-17    1-7     1-2     5   2   10  36  4   3   0   0
Austin Bates            8-10    0-0     8-10    7   1   24  27  1   2   2   2
James Strong            4-5     1-1     1-2     4   3   10  20  2   3   0   2
Brian Williams          0-1     0-0     0-0     0   1   0   2   0   1   0   0
Gianni Cugini           0-0     0-0     0-0     1   0   0   2   0   0   0   0
Anthony Williams        2-6     0-0     0-0     3   3   4   17  0   1   0   2
Dan Langhi              1-1     1-1     1-2     0   1   4   9   0   1   0   0
Team                                            2
Totals                  31-62   7-16    13-19   39  16  82  200 14  15  3   8

FG%: 1st Half 12-32 .375, 2nd Half 19-30 .633, Game 31-62 .500; 3FG%: 1st Half 0-6 .000, 2nd Half 7-10 .700, Game 7-16 .438; FT%: 1st Half 6-9 .667, 2nd Half 7-10 .700, Game 13-19 .684; Deadball Rebounds: 5.

SCORE BY PERIODS    1   2           F
Auburn              27  39  --      66
Vanderbilt          30  52  --      82

OFFICIALS--Andre Pattillo, J.B. Caldwell, Doug Shows
TECHNICAL FOULS--None
ATTENDANCE--14,641

Last Modified February 19, 1998
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