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

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Florida vs. Auburn: Recap, Stats, and Box Score
(7) Florida 83
(21-3, 7-3 away)
Auburn 52
(9-16, 8-9 home)
Venue: Auburn Arena
1:30PM ET / 10:30AM PT, February 16, 2013
Box Score
1st 2nd Final
Florida 47 36 83
Auburn 22 30 52
Top Performers
Points Rebounds Assists
Florida M Rosario 22 E Murphy 6 S Wilbekin 10
Auburn C Denson 13 A Payne 7 S Johnson 3

On an afternoon when they were outshot 57.4 percent-35.2 percent by the Gators, Auburn was punished by No. 7 Florida 83-52 in conference play. The game got away from Auburn early, as they dug themselves a 47-22 hole at halftime and never got back into it. The Tigers stay winless versus AP-Ranked teams at 0-4 for the season. Chris Denson put up a team-high 13 points on 62.5 percent shooting in 25 minutes in a losing effort. Shaquille Johnson had eight points and added four rebounds. For the Gators, Mike Rosario finished with a season-high 22 points and five assists. This makes three losses in a row for the Tigers. Auburn (9-16, 3-9 SEC) hosts Texas A&M (15-8, 5-5 SEC) on Wednesday, Feb. 20.

Auburn Game Notes

  • This game was statistically over in the 2nd half with 11:14 left to go.
  • The last time Auburn started the season 9-16 was 2010.
  • Prior to this game, Auburn played 18 Top 25 opponents in the last five seasons with a record of 2-16.
  • Auburn has lost 88 percent of the time this season (1-7) after recording 10 or fewer free throws made.
  • The Tigers have lost 86 percent of the time this season (1-6) after having a three-point percentage of 25.0 percent or worse.
  • When the opposition records 83 or more total points this season, Auburn has lost 100 percent of the time (0-4).
  • When the opposition shoots a three-point percentage of 50.0 percent or better this season, Auburn has lost 100 percent of the time (0-3).
  • When the opposition commits nine or fewer turnovers this season, Auburn has lost 80 percent of the time (1-4).
  • Auburn has recorded fewer steals than their opponents for the past five games.
  • This is the 14th game at home this season--Auburn has a 2.6 average scoring margin against opponents at home.
  • The top two scorers (Chris Denson and Jordan Price) accounted for 48.0 percent of the points.
  • The bench recorded more points (27) than the starters (25).
  • Chris Denson has led the team in scoring in six out of 25 games this season.
  • Allen Payne has led the team in rebounding in three out of 25 games this season.
  • Chris Denson has three straight double-digit point games.

Florida Game Notes

  • The top two scorers (Mike Rosario and Michael Frazier II) accounted for 48.1 percent of the points.
  • Mike Rosario has led the team in scoring 10 times in 24 games this season.
  • Erik Murphy has led the team in rebounding five times in 24 games this season.
  • This marks the 22nd 20-point game of Mike Rosario's career.
  • Mike Rosario has six straight double-digit point games.
  • Mike Rosario set a career high with five assists.
  • Erik Murphy has three straight double-digit point games.
  • This game was the third double-digit assist game of Scottie Wilbekin's career.
  • Scottie Wilbekin set a career high with 10 assists.
UF PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
A+Mike Rosario322225202
AKenny Boynton331654100
AM. Frazier II221830000
AErik Murphy281163111
AS. Wilbekin286410303
B+Casey Prather14622011
CPatric Young24230211
CBraxton Ogbueze8220000
-Dillon Graham4000001
-DeVon Walker4001000
-Jacob Kurtz3010000
AU PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
C+Chris Denson251311101
C+S. Johnson25843002
CJordan Price241220001
CF. Sullivan19812003
CAllen Payne24371101
CA. Dixon-Tatum13030020
CNoel Johnson12310100
C-Jordon Granger15220101
D+Brian Greene Jr13210000
DRob Chubb12121004
DJosh Wallace18011001

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