Boxscore
Auburn 67, Louisiana State 52
Saturday, March 3, 2012 2:00 PM
Location - Auburn Arena, Auburn, Alabama
Officials - JB Caldwell, Lee Cassell, Bert Smith
Attendance - 8030

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
Louisiana State 29 23 52
Auburn 34 33 67

Recap


Auburn 67, LSU 52: Frankie Sullivan scored 22 points and grabbed five rebounds as the Tigers snapped a three-game losing streak. 

Sullivan was one of three players in double figures for the Tigers (15-15, 5-11 SEC), who avenged an earlier 65-58 loss to LSU. Kenny Gabriel added 14 points and five rebounds and Chris Denson scored 12.

LSU (17-13, 7-9 SEC) was led by Ralston Turner, who scored 12 of his 14 points in the first half. The Tigers never found their offensive footing, making only 34.7 percent of their shots.

Auburn shot 52 percent from the field in the first half and took a 34-29 lead. LSU was able to stay close because of its success outside, as it made 5 of 6 3-point attempts.

The loss was the third straight for LSU and extended its lack of success on the road, where the Bayou Bengals have won only once this season.

Game notebook: Auburn made 74.2 percent from the line (23 of 31) as LSU tried to foul its way back into the game. . . . Auburn has won 11 of the last 17 home games against LSU. . . . Auburn celebrated Senior Day, with four players making their final home appearance.

Louisiana State Tigers

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Justin Hamilton 29:00 1-7 0-1 2-3 2 2 4 1 2 0 3 0 4
Anthony Hickey 31:00 2-7 2-3 2-3 1 3 4 2 4 1 1 0 8
Johnny O'Bryant III 25:00 1-9 0-0 1-2 4 4 8 1 2 2 5 0 3
Andre Stringer 26:00 2-6 2-4 0-0 0 1 1 2 4 1 3 0 6
John Isaac 21:00 3-3 2-2 1-2 0 2 2 1 2 1 0 0 9
Ralston Turner 34:00 5-11 2-6 2-3 0 3 3 3 4 1 1 0 14
Storm Warren 14:00 0-3 0-0 1-3 2 3 5 2 3 0 0 1 1
Chris Bass 7:00 1-1 1-1 0-0 0 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 3
Eddie Ludwig 4:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 2 2 0 1 0 1 1 0
Malcolm White 9:00 2-3 0-0 0-1 0 2 2 0 1 0 3 0 4
TOTAL 200 17-50 9-17 9-17 9 23 32 13 23 7 17 2 52
  34.0% 52.9% 52.9% Team Rebs: 2   Total TO: 17

Auburn Tigers

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Rob Chubb 20:00 1-3 0-0 2-2 1 6 7 2 3 0 1 0 4
Kenny Gabriel 36:00 6-15 2-8 0-0 0 5 5 1 2 3 2 1 14
Tony Neysmith 18:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 0 3 3 3 0 0 2 0 0
Frankie Sullivan 28:00 7-12 1-3 7-8 0 5 5 1 4 2 2 0 22
Adrian Forbes 16:00 0-2 0-0 0-2 0 2 2 0 3 0 1 0 0
Josh Wallace 22:00 1-2 0-0 4-4 1 2 3 4 3 0 1 0 6
Willy Kouassi 17:00 2-3 0-0 0-1 3 4 7 0 1 0 0 0 4
Chris Denson 26:00 2-4 0-1 8-12 0 2 2 0 1 2 1 0 12
Noel Johnson 14:00 1-3 1-3 0-0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 3
Jake Drum 1:00 0-0 0-0 2-2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2
T.J. Rice 1:00 0-2 0-1 0-0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Dylan Spencer 1:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 20-47 4-16 23-31 5 29 34 11 19 8 10 1 67
  42.6% 25.0% 74.2% Team Rebs: 2   Total TO: 10
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