Tennessee vs Auburn Final: 82-75 - Recap
|Tennessee vs Auburn Final: 82-75 - Recap|
Tennessee grabbed an 82-75 win over Auburn on Wednesday, behind a 21-point effort from Jordan McRae at Auburn Arena.
Bettors who backed Tennessee were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 5 at sportsbooks.
Tennessee got 21 points from Trae Golden and another 11 points from Jarnell Stokes. Trae Golden contributed 6 assists, while Jarnell Stokes cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
Auburn got 24 points from Frankie Sullivan in a losing cause and another 14 points from Josh Wallace. Josh Wallace contributed 4 assists for them, while Rob Chubb had 7 rebounds.
Tennessee trailed at halftime, 35-32.
Tennessee won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 33-30.