Auburn vs. Temple Post-Game Quotes

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Dec. 16, 2012

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Auburn vs. Temple
Dec. 16, 2012
Auburn Arena | Auburn, Ala.
Post-Game Notes

  • Attendance: 1,662
  • Auburn Starters: Blanche Alverson, Peyton Davis, Hasina Muhammad, Najat Ouardad and Tyrese Tanner
  • Temple Starters: Erica Covile, Sally Kabengano, Victoria Macaulay, Natasha Thames and Tyonna Williams
  • Blanche Alverson's 3-pointer at the 14:57 mark in the first half moved her into fourth place all-time at Auburn in career 3-pointers with 162; she currently has 163
  • Auburn held a 30-17 lead at halftime, marking the 11th time in 20 halves this season the Tigers have out-scored their opponents by double figures
  • The 17 points allowed in the first half tied a season-best for Auburn
  • Auburn forced 28 turnovers Sunday against Temple; since 1987 the Tigers have forced 25 or more turnovers 98 times and have a 95-3 record when doing so
  • The Tigers have forced 25 or more turnovers in five games this season
  • Auburn finished the day with 16 steals, marking the sixth time this season to tally 15 or more
  • For the seventh time this season, Auburn's opponent had more turnovers than field goals made; Temple had 28 turnovers on 19 made field goals
  • The Tigers scored a season-high 36 points off turnovers against Temple, the previous high was 34 against Alabama A&M
  • Four Tigers finished the day in double figures, marking the fifth time this season for Auburn to do so
  • Hasina Muhammad's six assists set a new career high while her three blocks set a new season high
  • Najat Ouardad tied her career high for the third time this season with eight assists
  • Peyton Davis tied her career high with three blocks
  • Freshman Tra'Cee Tanner had 10 points off the bench today, marking the eighth game this season Auburn has had a double-digit scorer off the bench
  • Auburn leads the all-time series with Temple, 5-3
  • The Tigers are 25-10 all-time vs. current members of the Atlantic 10
  • Auburn is now 13-2 all-time on Dec. 16 and 203-47 in the month of December
  • The Tigers are 11-8 all-time vs. teams from Pennsylvania