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(16) Kentucky 53

(23-6, 11-5 SEC)

Auburn 65

(14-15, 5-11 SEC)

    3:00 PM ET, February 28, 2010

    1 2 T
    #16UK 21 3253
    AUB 27 3865

    Top Performers

    Kentucky: A. Mathies 20 Pts, 5 Reb, 2 Ast, 2 Stl, 1 Blk

    Auburn: A. Smalley 26 Pts, 6 Reb, 4 Stl

    Auburn gets 26 from Smalley, beats No. 14 Kentucky

    Associated Press

    AUBURN, Ala. -- Alli Smalley led Auburn with 26 points in a 65-53 win against Kentucky (No. 14 ESPN/USA Today, No. 16 AP) on Sunday, in the last game at Beard-Eaves-Memorial Coliseum.

    Auburn (14-15, 5-11 SEC) overcame 22 turnovers by getting to the foul line, where the Tigers went 15 of 18 against 3 of 5 for Kentucky.

    Tigers senior Keke Carrier added 13 points while Jordan Greenleaf scored 10. Carrier also scored her 1,000th career point during senior night, the 26th Auburn player to reach that mark.

    Kentucky (23-6, 11-5) cut the lead to 48-43 with 5:41 left in the game, but Auburn followed with an 8-0 run. The Tigers led by as many as 15 with 14:20 left in the game.

    Adia Mathies led Kentucky with 20 points while Amber Smith had 17 points and four assists.

    Both squads start the SEC tournament on March 4.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    UK
    AUB
    Points 53 65
    FG Made-Attempted 22-61 (.361) 24-54 (.444)
    3P Made-Attempted 6-17 (.353) 2-9 (.222)
    FT Made-Attempted 3-5 (.600) 15-18 (.833)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 17 (0/0) 10 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 4 15

    Game Leaders

     
    UK
    AUB
    PointsA. Mathies 20A. Smalley 26
    ReboundsA. Franklin 6J. Greenleaf 8
    AssistsA. Smith 4M. Toles 4
    StealsA. Smith 4A. Smalley 4
    BlocksA. Mathies 1K. Carrier 4

    2009-10 Season

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    Jan 24, 2010 @UK 68, AUB 50Recap | Box Score
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