Auburn 63, Weber State 58

Game 8
Auburn 63, Weber State 58
December 13, 1997
Cougar Classic
Marriott Center
Provo, Utah

Bryant Smith totaled 11 points, nine offensive rebounds, three assists, three blocks and three steals in leading Auburn to a 63-58 victory over Weber State in the consolation game of BYU's Cougar Classic. Randy Hughes added 12 points and nine rebounds, Franklin Williams 12 points and seven board and Doc Robinson 11 points and seven boards for the Tigers. The Tigers, which trailed 31-27 at the half, fell behind 45-40 with 11:21 to play before mounting their comeback. A Williams basket, Smith basket and Daymeon Fishback trey gave the Tigers a 47-45 lead with 8:20 left. The two teams would trade leads until Robinson's two free throws gave Auburn the lead for good at 53-52 with 4:17 remaining. Two Smith free throws with :08 left sealed the win. James Smith was the only Weber State player to score in double figures with 13.

Weber State         FG      3FG     FT      R   F   TP  M   A   T   B   S
D. Baskerville, F   1-7     0-1     0-0     6   3   2   31  2   6   0   2
Jake Shoff, F       4-7     0-1     1-2     6   4   9   19  0   1   1   0
Eric Ketcham, C     3-6     2-3     0-0     7   3   8   34  0   2   1   0
James Smith, G      3-7     3-6     4-5     2   3   13  33  4   0   0   3
Alex Fisher, G      2-11    1-7     2-2     3   2   7   23  0   3   0   0
Ryan James          3-5     1-2     2-2     1   0   9   16  1   0   0   0
Marc Lawson         1-1     0-0     0-0     2   0   2   9   1   0   0   1
Noel Jackson        1-3     0-0     2-2     0   0   4   9   0   2   0   1
Cameron Koford      1-1     0-0     0-0     0   1   2   4   0   1   0   0
Joey Haws           1-3     0-0     0-0     1   0   2   15  0   0   1   0
Luke Condill        0-0     0-0     0-0     0   1   0   1   1   0   0   0
Nic Sparrow         0-1     0-1     0-0     3   0   0   6   0   1   0   1
Team                                        1
Totals              20-52   7-21    11-13   32  17  58  200 9   16  3   8

FG%: 1st Half 10-24 .417, 2nd Half 10-28 .357, Game 20-52 .417; 3FG%: 1st Half 4-9 .444, 2nd Half 3-12 .250, Game 7-21 .333; FT%: 1st Half 7-9 .778, 2nd Half 4-4 1.000, Game 11-13 .846; Deadball Rebounds: 1.

Auburn              FG      3FG     FT      R   F   TP  M   A   T   B   S
Bryant Smith,F      4-10    0-3     3-5     9   0   11  33  3   4   3   3
Franklin Williams,F 3-10    1-4     5-7     7   3   12  35  0   2   0   0
Mamadou N'diaye,C   3-5     0-0     0-0     2   5   6   13  0   1   0   0
Scott Pohlman,G     3-9     1-5     0-0     0   2   7   29  2   2   0   2
Doc Robinson,G      3-11    2-8     2-2     7   0   11  36  4   4   1   1
Derek Caldwell      0-1     0-1     0-0     1   0   0   4   0   0   0   0
Daymeon Fishback    1-6     1-6     0-1     3   0   3   17  2   1   0   2
Adrian Chilliest    0-0     0-0     2-2     2   1   2   6   0   1   0   0
Randy Hughes        5-10    0-0     2-2     9   3   12  27  0   1   1   2
Team                                        4
Totals              22-62   5-27    14-19   44  14  63  200 11  16  5   10

FG%: 1st Half 9-28 .321, 2nd Half 13-34 .382, Game 22-62 .355; 3FG%: 1st Half 3-14 .214, 2nd Half 2-13 .154, Game 5-27 .185; FT%: 1st Half 6-9 .667, 2nd Half 8-10 .800, Game 14-19 .737; Deadball Rebounds: 2.

SCORE BY PERIODS    1   2           F
Weber State         31  27  --      58
Auburn              27  36  --      63

OFFICIALS--Duane Smith, Brent Sherrod, Mike Littlewood
TECHNICAL FOULS--None
ATTENDANCE--1,510


Last Modified December 15, 1997
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