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Final

(20) Auburn 71

(3-0, 2-0 away)

Ga. Southern 45

(2-1, 1-1 home)

    7:00 PM ET, November 19, 2008

    1 2 T
    #20AUB 36 3571
    GASO 27 1845

    Top Performers

    Auburn: A. Smalley 18 Pts, 3 Reb, 2 Ast, 4 Stl, 1 Blk

    Georgia Southern: A. Melson 12 Pts, 3 Reb, 1 Ast, 2 Stl

    Smalley powers Auburn's rout of Georgia Southern

    Associated Press

    STATESBORO, Ga. -- Alli Smalley scored 12 of her 18 points in the second half to help No. 20 Auburn rout Georgia Southern 71-45 on Wednesday night.

    DeWanna Bonner added 11 points and freshman Chantel Hilliard had 10 for the Tigers (3-0).

    Sherrell Hobbs became the 24th Auburn player to reach the 1,000-point mark with a layup in the second half.

    Ashley Melson scored 12 points to lead Georgia Southern (2-1).

    Georgia Southern kept the game close for most of the first half before Auburn went on a 8-1 run to take a 36-27 lead into the locker room.

    The Tigers went on a 22-6 run to start the second half and put the game away. Smalley scored 10 points during the spurt.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    AUB
    GASO
    Points 71 45
    FG Made-Attempted 29-61 (.475) 16-57 (.281)
    3P Made-Attempted 2-6 (.333) 5-24 (.208)
    FT Made-Attempted 11-25 (.440) 8-18 (.444)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 17 (0/0) 16 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 29 0

    Game Leaders

     
    AUB
    GASO
    PointsA. Smalley 18A. Melson 12
    ReboundsP. Simmons 7J. Geiger 10
    AssistsW. Boddie 3K. Tate 4
    StealsA. Smalley 4A. Rivens 3
    BlocksA. Smalley 1J. Geiger 1

    2008-09 Season

    DATEGAMELINKS
    Georgia Southern leads 9-5
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