NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Jeffery Taylor scored all of his 18
points in the second half and Vanderbilt rallied for an 82-74
victory over Auburn on Saturday.
John Jenkins' 3-pointer with 11:39 left gave Vanderbilt its
first lead after the Commodores trailed by as many 16 in the first
half. Vanderbilt (15-3, 4-0 Southeastern Conference) never trailed
after that, pounding the basket inside to build an insurmountable
12-point lead with more than 2 minutes left.
The Commodores have won nine straight, and it's the first time
in 44 years that they have won their first four league games.
A.J. Ogilvy scored 17, Jermaine Beal 16 and Brad Tinsley 15 for
Vanderbilt. Taylor played 6 minutes in the first due to foul
Lucas Hargrove scored 19 points and had 10 rebounds for The
Tigers. DeWayne Reed added 16 points and Frankie Sullivan had 14
for Auburn (10-10, 1-4), which dropped its fourth straight.