Auburn vs Tennessee Recap - Tennessee Wins 78-67
|Auburn vs Tennessee Recap - Tennessee Wins 78-67|
Tennessee got 21 points from Jordan McRae as they ran past Auburn 78-67 on Wednesday at Thompson-Boling Arena.
Tennessee was a 10-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Josh Richardson had 15 points for Tennessee and Jarnell Stokes chipped in with 14 points. Jeronne Maymon had 3 assists for them, while Jarnell Stokes was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 14 boards.
Auburn got a 24-point performance from Chris Denson, who was supported by 15 points from KT Harrell. Allen Payne had 2 assists in a losing cause for Auburn, while Asauhn Dixon-Tatum grabbed 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Tennessee were victorious, as the score was 33-28 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Tennessee as they grabbed 42 boards, while Auburn only had 28.