A sellout crowd at Bartow Arena was treated to how and what basketball in the state could be at the college level as Auburn outlasted UAB 74-70.
The Tigers were led by Jared Harper and his game-high 21 points. The blazers were led by William Lee and his 13 points.
“Wow what an atmosphere. It was a great basketball scene. The UAB fans put on a show and my guys responded, facing adversity and enjoyed some success. Just a great basketball game and a fun basketball game,” said Auburn Head Coach Bruce Pearl.
With the win, Auburn improved to 6-1 on the season, while UAB dropped to 4-4.
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