Postgame Notes vs. Jacksonville

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Dec. 22, 2012

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Auburn vs. Jacksonville
Dec. 22, 2012
Auburn Arena | Auburn, Ala.
Post-Game Notes

  • Attendance: 1,699
  • Auburn def. Jacksonville, 85-49
  • Auburn Starters: Blanche Alverson, Peyton Davis, Hasina Muhammad, Najat Ouardad and Tyrese Tanner
  • Jacksonville Starters: Briona Brown, Jade Cargill, Stephanie Edwards, Tracie Sneed and Maggie Wilson
  • Coach Terri Williams-Flournoy tied Auburn's first head coach Aletha Bond (1971-73) as the quickest Auburn women's basketball coach to 10 wins on The Plains; Bond was 10-2 in her first season coaching the Tigers
  • Auburn held a 43-22 lead at halftime and out-scored Jacksonville 42-27 in the second half, marking the 13th and 14th times in 24 halves this season the Tigers have out-scored their opponents by double figures
  • Freshman Tra'Cee Tanner picked up 21 points and 12 rebounds for her first career double-double, she is the fourth different Auburn player this season to record one; the 21 points and 12 rebounds were also career highs
  • She is the first freshman since the 2005-06 season to record a double-double; the last double-double by a freshman was DeWanna Bonner against South Carolina on March 2, 2006
  • Tanner is the fourth different Auburn player this season to record a double-double and it is the first time since the 2006-07 season for the Tigers to have four different players tally double-doubles
  • Tra'Cee Tanner scored her 21 points off the bench, marking the ninth time in 12 games this season Auburn has had a double-digit scorer off the bench
  • Tra'cee and Tyrese Tanner had their best sister outing of the season, combining for 37 points and 15 rebounds, topping a previous mark of 30 points and 12 rebounds against San Diego State
  • - Hasina Muhammad scored 10 points, making her the only player in the SEC to score in double figures in every game this season; dating back to the 2011-12 season, she has scored in double figures in 14 straight games
  • Auburn forced 20 turnovers Saturday against Jacksonville, marking the 10th time this season for the Tigers to force 20 or more turnovers
  • Auburn finished the day with 10 steals, marking the eighth time this season to tally 10 or more
  • AU scored 27 points off turnovers, the eighth time this season for the team to score 20 or more points off turnovers
  • The Tigers held Jacksonville to 25.9 % shooting from the field, tying a season-low opponent field goal percentage also held by Alabama State
  • For the ninth time this season, Auburn's opponent had more turnovers than field goals made; Jacksonville had 20 turnovers on 14 made field goals
  • With her 16 points, Blanche Alverson moved into 31st all-time in career scoring with 959 points
  • Auburn is on a seven-game winning streak, its longest such streak since winning 20 in a row to open the 2008-09 season
  • Auburn leads the all-time series with Jacksonville, 1-0
  • The Tigers are 15-9 all-time vs. current members of the Atlantic Sun Conference
  • Auburn is now 4-0 all-time on Dec. 22 and 205-47 in the month of December
  • The Tigers are 54-24 all-time vs. teams from the state of Florida
  • Najat Ouardad tied her career high in assists with 9, leading to a season-high 28 team assists for Auburn
  • Auburn connected on a season-high 40 field goals
  • Pascale West tied her career high with 6 points
  • Julie King set a new career high with 6 points