Mississippi vs Auburn Final: 65-62 - Recap
|Mississippi vs Auburn Final: 65-62 - Recap|
Mississippi got 16 points from Derrick Millinghaus en route to a 65-62 victory over Auburn on Thursday at Tad Smith Coliseum.
Mississippi earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 7-point spread.
Mississippi got 14 points from Jarvis Summers and another 12 points from Aaron Jones. Jarvis Summers contributed 4 assists, while Aaron Jones cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
Auburn got a 28-point performance from Chris Denson, who was supported by 11 points from KT Harrell. Dion Wade had 4 assists in a losing cause for Auburn, while Allen Payne grabbed 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Mississippi were victorious, as the score was 31-28 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Auburn as they grabbed 40 boards, while Mississippi only had 30.