Auburn shot just 28% from the field and lost to Georgia 57-49 in conference play on Wednesday, January 30th. The Tigers got 13 points and four assists from Frankie Sullivan. Allen Payne had 13 points and added four rebounds. Kentavious Caldwell-Pope registered a double-double for the Bulldogs on a game-high 20 points and 10 rebounds. Auburn (8-12, 2-5 SEC) takes on 17th-ranked Missouri (14-5, 4-3 SEC) on Saturday, February 2nd on the road.
Auburn Game Notes
- This game was statistically over in the 2nd half with 3:30 left to go.
- The Tigers have lost 100% of the time this season (0-4) after having a three-point percentage of 20.0% or worse.
- Auburn has lost 86% of the time this season (1-6) after recording 4 or fewer three-pointers.
- When the opposition records 15 or more free throws made this season, Auburn has lost 88% of the time (1-7).
- When the opposition shoots a field goal percentage of 44.2% or better this season, Auburn has lost 80% of the time (2-8).
- Auburn set season lows for assists, blocks, field goals made, field goal percentage, and total points.
- The Tigers have recorded more steals than their opponents for the past 4 games.
- Auburn has recorded fewer assists than their opponents for the past 4 games.
- The top two scorers (Frankie Sullivan and Allen Payne) accounted for 53.0% of the points.
- Frankie Sullivan has led the team in scoring in 12 out of 20 games this season.
- Rob Chubb has led the team in rebounding in 12 out of 20 games this season.
- Frankie Sullivan has 10 straight double-digit point games.
Georgia Game Notes
- Kentavious Caldwell-Pope accounted for 35.0% of the team's points.
- Kentavious Caldwell-Pope has led the team in scoring 18 times and in rebounding 9 times in 20 games this season.
- This marks the 9th 20-point game of Kentavious Caldwell-Pope's career.
- Kentavious Caldwell-Pope has 20 straight double-digit point games.
- Kentavious Caldwell-Pope recorded a double-double. It was the 3rd of his career.
- Kentavious Caldwell-Pope set a career high with 9 defensive rebounds.
- This was the 5th foul out of the season for Donte` Williams.