Auburn Falls 88-55 to Mississippi - Recap
|Auburn Falls 88-55 to Mississippi - Recap|
The battle between Mississippi and Auburn didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Auburn was handed an 88-55 defeat on Saturday at Tad Smith Coliseum.
Mississippi was a 12-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Mississippi got 28 points from Marshall Henderson and another 14 points from Derrick Millinghaus. Jarvis Summers contributed 6 assists, while Murphy Holloway cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Auburn got 18 points from Shaquille Johnson in a losing cause and another 9 points from Frankie Sullivan. Frankie Sullivan contributed 3 assists for them, while Allen Payne had 7 rebounds.
Mississippi led at halftime, 44-27.
Mississippi won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 38-22.