Florida State vs. Auburn: Recap, Stats, and Box Score

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Florida State vs. Auburn: Recap, Stats, and Box Score
Florida State 72
(8-5, 2-1 away)
Auburn 78
(6-7, 6-5 home)
Venue: Auburn Arena
7:00PM ET / 4:00PM PT, January 02, 2013
Box Score
1st 2nd Final
Florida State 36 36 72
Auburn 35 43 78
Top Performers
Points Rebounds Assists
Florida State M Snaer 16 T Shannon 6 D Bookert 2
Auburn F Sullivan 17 R Chubb 7 F Sullivan 3

On an evening when they had only nine turnovers, Auburn defeated Florida State 78-72. Allen Payne played well for the Tigers and put up a career-high 17 points plus seven rebounds. Frankie Sullivan put up his third straight game with 21 points or more, scoring a game-high 24 points in 30 minutes. Frankie Sullivan also had a strong game, scoring a game-high 24 points and adding four rebounds. Michael Snaer registered a double-double for the Seminoles with a team-high 18 points and 12 rebounds. Auburn (6-7, 0-0 SEC) takes on LSU (8-2, 0-0 SEC) on Wednesday, January 9th at home.

Auburn Game Notes

  • This game was statistically over in the 2nd half with 0:26 left to go.
  • The last time Auburn started the season 6-7 was 2010.
  • Auburn beat the spread by 10.0 points. That makes the 6th time this season the Tigers have beaten the spread.
  • The Tigers have won 100% of the time this season (4-0) after recording 11 or more steals.
  • Auburn has won 80% of the time this season (4-1) when opponents record 5 or fewer steals.
  • Auburn set season lows for blocks and turnovers.
  • The Tigers have recorded more rebounds than their opponents for the past 7 games.
  • This is the 3rd win of the season where the Tigers came back after being down at halftime.
  • This is the 8th game at home this season--Auburn has a 10.4 average scoring margin against opponents at home.
  • Josh Wallace recorded a team season high in steals with 5.
  • Allen Payne tallied a team season high in free throws attempted with 13.
  • Frankie Sullivan accounted for 30.7% of the team's points.
  • The top two rebounders (Rob Chubb and Asauhn Dixon-Tatum) accounted for 42.8% of the rebounds.
  • Frankie Sullivan has led the team in scoring in 8 out of 13 games this season.
  • Rob Chubb has led the team in rebounding in 6 out of 13 games this season.
  • Josh Wallace had a career high with 5 steals.
  • Allen Payne had a career high with 17 points.
  • This marks the 18th 20-point game of Frankie Sullivan's career.
  • Frankie Sullivan has 3 straight 20+ point games.
  • Rob Chubb recorded the 6th double-digit rebound game of his career.
  • Rob Chubb had a career high with 5 offensive rebounds.

Florida State Game Notes

  • Florida State lost and did not cover the spread.
  • Michael Snaer recorded a team season high in rebounds with 12.
  • The top two scorers (Michael Snaer and Terry Whisnant II) accounted for 47.2% of the points.
  • The top two rebounders (Michael Snaer and Okaro White) accounted for 47.5% of the rebounds.
  • Michael Snaer has led the team in scoring 7 times in 13 games this season.
  • Michael Snaer recorded the 3rd double-digit rebound game of his career.
  • Michael Snaer has 3 straight double-digit point games.
  • Michael Snaer recorded a double-double. It was his 2nd this season and 3rd of his career.
  • Michael Snaer set a career high with 12 rebounds.
  • This was the 3rd foul out of the season for Okaro White.
FSU PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
AMichael Snaer3918124016
AT. Whisnant II221640200
B+T. Shannon18762012
BAaron Thomas12531202
B-Okaro White23870011
B-Devon Bookert31806002
CIan Miller10221101
CKiel Turpin19240022
-Montay Brandon9601004
-B. Bojanovsky8011000
-R. Gilchrist9000000
AU PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
AAllen Payne331773103
AF. Sullivan302440101
AJosh Wallace34656501
ARob Chubb228100101
B+A. Dixon-Tatum17480011
C+Noel Johnson23930011
CS. Johnson26821101
CBrian Greene Jr13210200

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