February 20, 2007

Auburn looking to end four-game skid

There's no such thing as an easy game for the Auburn basketball team.

The Tigers have spent the last two weeks making that abundantly clear. AU has lost four consecutive games, falling from first to fifth in the Southeastern Conference's Western Division standings.

Even when the Tigers play well, they can't quite seem to get over the hump. Take last Saturday's 86-79 loss at Georgia.

AU (14-13, 4-8) had its chances, but lost the game amidst a flurry of fouls.

Five AU players fouled out in that game, while Georgia shot 40 free throws. All in all, it was hard for AU head coach Jeff Lebo to watch.

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