Scores

Final

Auburn 61

(14-12, 3-10 SEC)

(11) Tennessee 83

(21-5, 12-1 SEC)

7:00 PM ET, February 21, 2013

Thompson-Boling Arena, Knoxville, Tennessee

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AUB 21 4061
#11TENN 44 3983

Top Performers

Auburn: T. Tanner 20 Pts, 1 Reb, 1 Ast, 4 Stl, 2 Blk

Tennessee: M. Simmons 24 Pts, 7 Reb, 4 Ast, 5 Stl

Meighan Simmons, Cierra Burdick lead No. 11 Tennessee over Auburn

Associated Press

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. -- Meighan Simmons scored 24 points and Cierra Burdick had a double-double Thursday night as No. 11 Tennessee trounced Auburn 83-61 to remain in sole possession of first place in the Southeastern Conference.

Simmons had 11 points in the first 8 minutes and made three 3-pointers in a 67-second span early in the game. Burdick had 15 points and a career-high 13 rebounds for the Lady Volunteers (21-5, 12-1 Southeastern Conference). Taber Spani added 16 points and Bashaara Graves had 14 points.

Tyrese Tanner scored 20 points, Blanche Alverson added 15 points and Chadarryl Clay had 10 points for Auburn (14-12, 3-10), which lost for the ninth time in its last 10 games.

Tennessee went 6 of 7 from 3-point range in the first 7 minutes of the game and eventually owned a 33-7 lead. Auburn never threatened the rest of the way.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
AUB
TENN
Points 61 83
FG Made-Attempted 24-60 (.400) 31-64 (.484)
3P Made-Attempted 8-17 (.471) 9-20 (.450)
FT Made-Attempted 5-12 (.417) 12-13 (.923)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 11 (0/0) 13 (0/0)
Largest Lead 0 31

Game Leaders

 
AUB
TENN
PointsT. Tanner 20M. Simmons 24
ReboundsP. Davis 5C. Burdick 13
AssistsP. Davis 2A. Massengale 10
StealsT. Tanner 4M. Simmons 5
BlocksT. Tanner 2B. Graves 1

2012-13 Season

DATEGAMELINKS
Tennessee leads 14-2
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