FINAL SCORE: Georgia-81 Auburn-72
Dustin Ware makes the first free throw. As well as the second. Auburn misses a shot in the lane. Travis Leslie gets the rebound and gets fouled on the way down. Shooting two. Misses the first. Makes the second. 81-72 in favor of Georgia. Auburn chucks up an airball on a desperation 3. The clock will run out with the ball in Georgia’s hands and the Dawgs will take the victory.
Georgia-78 Auburn-72 :29.6 left in OT
We’re headed for overtime folks. Glad to stick around with you for this one. Georgia shouldn’t be in this position at all. They have played very poorly thus far. Give credit to Auburn. They play tough. Auburn gets the tip at the start of OT. It’s Ross again with the lay in. He’s got 27. Foul called. Robinson will shoot two. He misses the first. Makes the second. Ball goes over the backboard off Auburn, Georgia ball. Robinson for THREE! Auburn answers with a huge three of their own. That sucked the life out of this place. Robinson misses a three this time. Auburn misses the lay in and on the fast break Dustin Ware lays it in. Dawgs on top. Two minutes left and The Steg is rocking. Foul on Robinson, his fourth. Auburn shooting the one and one. He misses the first. Rebound Leslie. Off the ball foul on Auburn. Trey Thompkins shooting 2. Makes 1 of 2. Dawgs up by 2. The floater won’t go for Auburn. 1:30 left in OT. Robinson feeds Thompkins in the low-block. Trey uses the glass and draws the foul. Trey makes the free throw and the Dawgs are up by 5. One minute to go. Auburn looks confused on offense and they miss the lay in. Auburn immediately fouls Ware. Misses the first, makes the second. Dawgs up by 6 now. Auburn misses the three and the fouling will begin.
Georgia-67 Auburn-67 End of Regulation
The Steg is alive. They want a stand. Auburn takes a contested 3 and misses it long. Auburn has to begin fouling and they do starting with Gerald Robinson. Robinson gets one of two from the stripe. Auburn gets a lay in and Auburn takes their final time out. Georgia-67 Auburn-65. :13.7 seconds remain. Georgia gets the ball out of the break. Auburn has the possession arrow. Bad pass by Georgia and they turn it over. Auburn gets two quick points to tie it up at 67. Robinson gets the ball off the rebound and drives the court. Goes for the lay up and misses. The put back comes after the buzzer and we are headed for over time.
Georgia-66 Auburn-63 :59.4 seconds left
Trey is forced to put up a shot with the shot clock running out and he can’t get it to go. Auburn gets a floater to go in the lane. Auburn called for the push down low. Price will shoot 2. He makes the first misses the second but Georgia gets the rebound. Turnover by Thompkins. He’s getting doubled any time he touches the ball. Auburn turns the ball over while trying to push it up the floor. 2 minutes left. This game is too close for comfort for Dawg fans. Each team has two timeouts left. Out of the timeout, Georgia turns it over and Auburn gets 2 fast break points. Ware went for the dagger but missed it. One minute remaining.