George Washington vs. Auburn Postgame Notes

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Nov. 23, 2011

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    - Auburn Starters: Blanche Alverson, Hasina Muhammad, Morgan Jennings, Tyrese Tanner and Jassany Williams
    - George Washington Starters: Kristin Aldridge, Tara Booker, Danni Jackson, Sara Mostafa and Brooke Wilson
    - The Auburn bench wore orange ribbons in remembrance of Oklahoma State head coach Kurt Budke and assistant coach Miranda Serna, who were killed in a plane crash on Nov. 17- Auburn won the opening tip
    - Auburn leads the all-time series with George Washington, 4-3 (2-1 in Auburn)
    - The Tigers have won the last four games in the series
    - The Tigers are 21-9 all-time against Atlantic 10 Conference teams
    - Auburn is 6-1 all-time on Nov. 23 and 106-27 all-time in the month of November (Nell Fortner is 32-14)
    - Nell Fortner has guided Auburn to an 82-35 record in non-conference games
    - When facing non-conference opponents at home, Auburn has a 131-10 record since Jan. 5, 1992
    - Blanche Alverson hit a 3-pointer as time expired on the shot clock with 6:48 to go in the game, giving her 94 on her career, tying her with Shana Askew (1997-2001) for seventh all-time at Auburn
    - Down seven at halftime, Auburn went on a 10-2 run to open the second half, holding GW to two points for first 9:37 of second half