LSU vs Auburn Final: 87-80 - Recap
|LSU vs Auburn Final: 87-80 - Recap|
Johnny O'Bryant III scored 19 points leading LSU to an 87-80 victory over Auburn at Pete Maravich Assembly Center on Saturday.
LSU earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 9.5-point spread.
LSU got 18 points from Andre Stringer and another 17 points from Anthony Hickey. Andre Stringer contributed 7 assists, while Jordan Mickey cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Auburn got a 29-point performance from Chris Denson, who was supported by 19 points from KT Harrell. Chris Denson had 2 assists in a losing cause for Auburn, while Asauhn Dixon-Tatum grabbed 7 rebounds.
LSU hit the break trailing 33-32 before taking care of business in the second half.
LSU won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 46-35.