Florida Downs Auburn 71-66 - Match Report

Florida grabbed a 71-66 win over Auburn on Wednesday, behind a 17-point effort from Patric Young at Stephen O'Connell Center.

Bettors who backed Florida were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 16.

Florida got 16 points from Casey Prather and another 15 points from Scottie Wilbekin. Scottie Wilbekin contributed 4 assists, while Casey Prather cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.

Auburn got 17 points from Tahj Shamsid-Deen in a losing cause and another 15 points from Chris Denson. Chris Denson contributed 5 assists for them, while Asauhn Dixon-Tatum had 7 rebounds.

Florida trailed at halftime, 38-30.

Florida won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 36-22.