Auburn Downs South Carolina 79-74 - Match Report
South Carolina was scorched by KT Harrell for 25 points as Auburn defeated them 79-74 in NCAA action on Wednesday.
Auburn won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 2.5-point spread as underdogs.
Auburn got 25 points from Chris Denson and another 12 points from Tahj Shamsid-Deen. KT Harrell contributed 6 assists, while Allen Payne cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
South Carolina got a 29-point performance from Brenton Williams, who was supported by 14 points from Mindaugas Kacinas. Sindarius Thornwell had 9 assists in a losing cause for South Carolina, while Michael Carrera grabbed 8 rebounds.
Auburn led at halftime, 38-35.
The rebound battle favored Auburn as they grabbed 32 boards, while South Carolina only had 31.