NCAA Game Summary - Tennessee Tech at Auburn
(Tuesday, December 18)
Final Score: Auburn 81, Tennessee Tech 62
Auburn, AL (Sports Network) - Chris Denson finished with 20 points as the Auburn Tigers routed the Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles, 81-62, in a non- conference game at Auburn Arena.
Jordan Price added 12 points and Josh Wallace chipped in 11 points and seven assists for Auburn (5-5) which has won four straight. Price nailed all three of his attempts from 3-point range and has now hit 11 straight shots from beyond the arc.
Jud Dillard paced Tennessee Tech (6-5) with 22 points and seven rebounds. Dennis Ogbe had 14 points and seven rebounds as well for the Golden Eagles who had won three of their previous four games.
Auburn led 38-21 at halftime despite shooting just 37.9 percent from the field by limiting Tennessee Tech to 28.1 percent shooting while outscoring the Golden Eagles from beyond the arc (12-0) and the free throw line (12-3).
The second half was more of the same as the Tigers hit 50.0 percent of their field goal attempts and outscored the Golden Eagles 18-8 from the charity stripe.
The Tigers had a 30-11 edge in points from the free throw line and a 21-3 advantage from beyond the arc.
12/18 22:39:01 ET