November 19, 2006

Auburn stays unbeaten with win over ETSU

Sunday's game against East Tennessee State didn't exactly go as planned for Auburn.

For long stretches in the first half, the Tigers seemingly couldn't hit a shot. A lackluster crowd - officially announced at 2,215 - included nearly as many noisy ETSU fans as AU backers.

And Auburn racked up more turnovers (19) than assists (18).

Despite all that, AU managed to stay unbeaten. The Tigers turned up their defensive intensity in the second half and came away with a 64-58 win.

Head coach Jeff Lebo wasn't exactly celebrating after the victory.

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