|Auburn||F Sullivan 16.9||R Chubb 7.9||J Wallace 3.5|
|Georgia||K Caldwell-Pope 17.3||K Caldwell-Pope 6.4||C Mann 2.7|
On Wednesday, Auburn heads to Stegeman Coliseum to take on Georgia. It gets started at 7:00 EST and you can catch it on CSS. The Tigers are 3-2 against the Bulldogs over the last four years. They won 59-51 on 2/1/2012 the last time they played.
Both teams share 7th place in the conference.
In spite of 18 points from Chris Denson, the Tigers came up short 63-61 against Ole Miss on January 26th. In addition to his 11.9 points per game, he is also chipping in 3.1 rebounds per game. In a 59-52 victory over Texas A&M on January 26th, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope put up 22 points and 9 rebounds for the Bulldogs. He contributes a team-leading 17.3 points per game, 6.4 rebounds per game, and 2.4 steals per game. A key area of strength for Georgia is free throw rate at 41.1, which ranks 2nd in their conference (and 47th nationally).
- Frankie Sullivan is ranked 3rd in the SEC in points and 6th in the SEC in three-pointers.
- Rob Chubb is ranked 4th in the SEC in rebounds.
- Auburn has a much lower out-of-state cost per year according to Kiplinger than Georgia ($32,646 vs $36,436).
- Auburn has a better overall winning percentage over the last 5 years (48.99% to 47.62%).
- At least you keep showing up. Auburn has an average margin of victory of 7 over Georgia in 19 wins since 1980.
- Josh Wallace is ranked 8th in the SEC in assists.
- The Auburn assist leader (Josh Wallace) has more assists than the Georgia assist leader (Charles Mann).
- Auburn has a more potent offense, scoring more points (68.1 per game vs 59.4 per game) than Georgia this season.
- Auburn beat Georgia by 8 points the last time they played (Feb 01, 2012).
- The Auburn blocks leader (Asauhn Dixon-Tatum) has more blocks than the Georgia blocks leader (Donte` Williams).
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