Auburn outlasts UAB on the hardwood - WBRC FOX6 News - Birmingham, AL

Auburn outlasts UAB on the hardwood

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Source: Sheldon Haygood/WBRC Source: Sheldon Haygood/WBRC
BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) -

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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