A Look Back At #AUHoopsCountdown

Nov. 9, 2013

AUBURN, Ala. - Over the last 100 days, we have counted down the start of the 2013-14 Auburn Women's Basketball season with #AUHoopsCountdown. It's finally Game Day and as we await the 6 p.m. CT, tipoff vs. Georgia Southern at Auburn Arena, we wanted to look back and review the last 100 days.

100 ... Auburn Women's Basketball has scored 100 points in a game 30 times in program history.

99 ... The 99th win in program history was a 67-55 win over Jacksonville State on Nov. 26, 1979, which was also Joe Ciampi's first win as Auburn's head coach.

98 ... Since 1987, Auburn has forced 25 or more turnovers in 103 games and owns a 98-5 record in those games. The Tigers forced 25 or more TOs in 10 games last season.

97 ... Auburn took a school-record 97 field goal attempts against Georgia State on Dec. 5, 1987 - a 110-52 Auburn win.

96 ... Auburn great Ruthie Bolton won her first gold medal at the 1996 Olympics, she would go on to win another in 2000.

95 ... On Feb. 4, 1995, Monique Morehouse pulled down 20 rebounds vs. LSU - the last time an AU player tallied 20 or more rebounds.

94 ... On March 1, 2009, Auburn beat Arkansas 94-57, led by DeWanna Bonner's 25 points, to clinch its first SEC title in 20 years.

93 ... On Feb. 17, 1993, Auburn made its ESPN debut in a 93-67 win over Alabama led by Lauretta Freeman's 30 points and 21 rebounds.

92 ... Auburn greats Carolyn Jones and Vickie Orr led the United States to a bronze medal at the 1992 Barcelona Olympics.

91 ... On Nov. 23, 1991, Auburn won its then-NCAA-record 68th consecutive home game at Beard-Eaves-Memorial Coliseum in an 83-50 win over Niagara.

90 ... A 90-64 win over Troy State on Jan. 31, 1996 was the 500th win in program history.

89 ... During the 1988-89 season, Auburn was 8-2 against top-25 teams, including three wins over top-5 teams.

88 ... Auburn beat Temple 88-54 on March 19, 1989 in the second round of the NCAA Tournament, led by Vickie Orr and her Auburn Women's Basketball NCAA Tournament record 27 points and 16 rebounds.

87 ... In 1987, Auburn averaged a +29.6 points per game scoring margin, a mark that ranks 16th all-time in NCAA history.

86 ... Tyrese Tanner enters her senior year with a team-high 86 career blocks

85 ... On Feb. 3, 1985, Auburn earned its first single-digit ranking in team history, coming in at No. 9 in the Associated Press poll with a 19-2 record.

84 ... Beth Bryant, now Dr. Beth Bryant, was named Auburn's first CoSIDA Academic All-American in 1984.

83 ... Auburn defeated Georgia 83-57 in the championship game to win the 1987 SEC Tournament.

82 ... Hasina Muhammad had a team-high 82 steals last season, a mark that ranks second all-time at Auburn.

81 ... Carolyn Jones holds the Auburn career record for free throw percentage at 81.0 percent (438-for-541).

80 ... At 80 inches tall (6'8") Pascale West is the tallest women's basketball player in Auburn history.

79 ... Auburn beat Mercer 79-61 on Nov. 12, 2010, in its first game in Auburn Arena.

78 ... Auburn and Alabama have met 78 times in the history of the two teams with Auburn holding a 43-35 series lead.

77 ... On March 25, 1989, Auburn defeated No. 12 Ole Miss 77-51 in Beard-Eaves-Memorial Coliseum in the Elite Eight.

76 ... Laticia Morris scored 76 points in the 1997 SEC Tournament and is the last Auburn player to win SEC Tourney MVP honors.

75 ... On Jan. 14, 1987, Vickie Orr scored 17 points and grabbed 9 rebounds as third-ranked Auburn upset No. 2 Tennessee 75-69 to move to second in AP Poll.

74 ... Former head coach Joe Ciampi finished his career with a 607-213 record, for a .740 winning percentage.

73 ... Hasina Muhammad has 73 blocks, ranking her eighth all-time at Auburn in blocks through sophomore year.

72 ... In January of 1972, Auburn recorded its first win on record, a 52-31 victory at Judson.

71 ... On Jan. 25, 2004, Auburn won 71-44 at Arkansas for Coach Joe Ciampi's 600th career win.

70 ... Tiffany Krantz holds the Auburn single-season record with 70 3-point field goals in 1996-97.

69 ... Auburn beat Alabama 69-31 on Jan. 11, 1974 in its first game ever in Beard-Eaves Memorial Coliseum.

68 ... Natasha Brackett scored 22 points as No. 19 Auburn beat No. 14 LSU 68-50 in Beard-Eaves-Memorial Coliseum on Feb. 8, 2004.

67 ... On Jan. 7, 1989, a then-Beard-Eaves-Memorial Coliseum women's basketball record crowd of 7,150 saw Auburn down No. 1 Tennessee, 67-59, Auburn's first ever win over a No. 1-ranked team

66 ... Becky Jackson shot 66.2% from the field (210-of-317) in 1983-84, a mark that led the country that season.

65 ... On Feb. 28, 2010, in its final game in Beard-Eaves-Memorial Coliseum, Auburn upset No. 16 Kentucky 65-53. The team finished 349-72 all-time in BEMC.

64 ... Auburn set a program record for the most points in a half by scoring 64 points in the second half vs. Jacksonville State on Jan. 19, 1999.

63 ... Auburn beat Alabama 77-48 on Feb. 2, 1991 for its 63rd consecutive home victory, breaking Louisiana Tech's NCAA record.

62 ... Laticia Morris scored 62 points in four NCAA Tournament games in 1996 and is the last Auburn player to be named to an NCAA Regional team.

61 ... Auburn defeated Alabama 61-50 in the championship game to win the 1981 SEC Tournament

60 ... Becky Jackson shot an Auburn-record 60.2% from the field on her career from 1980-84.

59... Najat Ouardad led Auburn with 2.6 steals per game in the 2012-13 season, a mark that ranked 59th in the nation.

58 ... The Tigers were ranked in the top 10 of the AP poll for 58 consecutive weeks from Dec. 22, 1985 - Dec. 24, 1989.

57 ... Auburn held Georgia to 57 points in an 83-57 win to capture the 1987 SEC Tournament title.

56 ... Blanche Alverson scored Auburn's first field goal in Auburn Arena, a 3-pointer 56 seconds into the 79-61 win over Mercer in 2010.

55 ... No. 6 Auburn beat No. 2 Vanderbilt 55-53 behind 22 points and 15 rebounds from Lauretta Freeman on Feb. 21, 1993.

54 ... Auburn attempted a school-record 54 free-throws against Tuskegee in 1977, an 88-55 win. The Tigers also record a school-record 38 made free throws.

53 ... The Auburn women's basketball team has 53 all-time SEC Academic Honor Roll selections.

52 ... On March 3, 1997, Auburn beat Florida 52-47 to win its fourth SEC Tournament title led by Laticia Morris' 22 points and 8 rebounds.

51 ... Liz Lampros, who played at Auburn from 1982-85, is the only player ever at Auburn to wear No. 51.

50 ... The longest game in Auburn history is 50 minutes as the Tigers have played in five double-overtime games.

49 ... Evelyn Thompson scored 49 points in three NCAA Regional games in 1990, earning All-Regional Team honors.

48 ... Auburn has a 31-17 record in 48 games all-time in Auburn Arena, including a record 15 wins during the 2012-13 season.

47 ... Marita Payne holds the Auburn freshman record with 47 blocks during the 2002-03 season.

46 ... Auburn has had 46 All-SEC selections voted on by SEC coaches in history, the latest being Hasina Muhammad, a second-team pick last year.

45 ... Susan Nunnelly, Auburn's second coach, had a career record of 45-20 from 1973-76.

44... On April 4 (4/4), Auburn defeated Baylor 64-63 to win the 2003 WNIT in Waco, Texas.

43 ... There have been 43 Auburn players all-time from the state of Alabama, more than any other state; the most recent of which is freshman Keonna Farmer.

42 ... In its 42-year history, Auburn has compiled a record of 830-393, an average of 19.8 wins per season.

41 ... Conswella Sparrow holds the Auburn single-game scoring record with 41 points vs. South Alabama on Feb. 17, 1998.

40 ... DeWanna Bonner posted an Auburn record 40 career double-doubles.

39 ... On Feb. 15, 1992, C.C. Hayden shot 16-of-22 from the field and 7-of-9 from the line for a Beard-Eaves-Memorial Coliseum women's basketball record 39 points in 94-49 win over Florida.

38 ... Auburn set the school record for single-game assists with 38 against Georgia State on Dec. 5, 1987.

37 ... Sisters Tyrese and Tra'Cee Tanner combined to score 37 points in Auburn's win over Tulane in the 2013 WNIT.

36 ... Becky Jackson is the only Auburn player ever to score exactly 36 points, doing so vs. UAB on Jan. 6, 1982.

35 ... DeWanna Bonner scored career-high 35 points as #6 Auburn beat #10 Tennessee 82-68 before a program-record crowd of 12,067.

34 ... Auburn is 34-30 all-time in the SEC Tournament with four titles.

33 ... Auburn has played in 33 overtime games in team history, the last being a 64-62 win at LSU on Jan. 10, 2010.

32 ... Auburn won a program-high 32 games in both 1987-88 and 1988-89.

31 ... Auburn is 31-22 all-time against Ole Miss.

30 ... Auburn players have scored 30 or more points on 34 occasions, most recently by Blanche Alverson with 32 vs. Mississippi State on March 3, 2013.

29 ... Auburn won 29 straight games during the 1988-89 season, a mark that ranks tied for 19th all-time in NCAA history.

28 ... Sharon Stewart had 28 points and 23 rebounds at Vanderbilt on Feb. 28, 1988 as Auburn finished its first of two-straight undefeated seasons in SEC play.

27 ... There are 27 members of Auburn's 1,000-point club led by DeWanna Bonner, who scored 2,162 points.

26 ... Marianne Merritt holds the Auburn single-game rebounding record with 26 rebound against Montevallo during the 1975-76 season.

25 ... In his 25 seasons as Auburn's coach, Joe Ciampi won 294 games in Beard-Eaves-Memorial Coliseum, more than any other men's or women's coach.

24 ... Eight Auburn Women's Basketball players have received a total of 24 All-American honors in program history.

23 ... Auburn's Hasina Muhammad scored double figures in 23 straight games from Feb. 6, 2012 until Jan. 31, 2013, the eighth longest streak in the country at the time.

22 ... Auburn has made 22 postseason appearances all-time (18 NCAA, 4 WNIT) and have posted a 40-21 record.

21 ... Auburn has posted 21 20-win seasons in program history.

20 ... Monique Morehouse led Auburn with 20 points as Auburn beat Colorado 68-61 in Auburn's only ever overtime win in NCAA Tournament play.

19 ... Coach Terri Williams-Flournoy led Auburn to 19 wins last season, which is the most for a first-year coach in Auburn history.

18 ... Auburn has made 18 NCAA Tournament appearances in its history, posting a 29-18 record.

17 ... Auburn has set the school record for single-game blocks three times with 17 against Alabama A&M (11/19/09), South Alabama (2/23/94) and Lamar (12/1/93).

16 ... Auburn has made it to the Sweet 16 seven times in its history.

15 ... Auburn averaged a +15.5 rebound margin during the 1987-88 season, a mark that ranks 11th all-time in NCAA history.

14 ... #14 Blanche Alverson, is one of just four players in Auburn history w 1,000 points, 500 rebounds, 100 assists, 100 steals and 50 blocks.

13 ... Whitney Boddie dished out 10 or more assists in 13 games; she holds Auburn's career assists record with 603.

12 ... Peyton Davis led Auburn with two double-doubles last season: 12 rebounds/13 points vs. Hofstra and 12 points/11 rebounds at Alabama.

11 ... Auburn has two members of the Women's Basketball Hall of Fame, both inducted on June 11: Former coach Joe Ciampi in 2005, Ruthie Bolton in 2011.

10 ... Wendell Merritt, the first African-American Auburn women's basketball player, wore No. 10.

9 ... Auburn has won nine SEC titles, five regular season titles and four SEC Tournament titles.

8 ... Tiffany Krantz holds the Auburn single-game record for 3-point field goals with eight vs. Troy State on Nov. 21, 1997.

7 ... Whitney Boddie dished out 7.9 assists per game during the 2008-09 season, a mark that led the NCAA that year.

6 ... Coach Terri Williams-Flournoy is the sixth head coach in Auburn history.

5 ... Marita Payne blocked 5.0 shots per game during the 2004-05 season, a mark that led the NCAA that season.

4 ... Auburn has four all-time SEC Players of the Year: Vickie Orr (1988), Carolyn Jones (1990 & 1991), Lauretta Freeman (1993) and DeWanna Bonner (2009).

3 ... Auburn played in three straight national championship games from 1988 to 1990.

2 ... Auburn has two all-time triple-doubles: Whitney Boddie 13 points, 12 assists and 10 rebounds vs. Sam Houston State in 2008 and Marita Payne with 15 points, 13 blocks and 12 rebounds vs. Arkansas in 2005.

1 ... Auburn has been ranked No. 1 in AP Poll for a total of 11 weeks in program history, including nine straight weeks in 1988-89.