OXFORD, Miss. (AP) - Zach Graham scored a career-high 30 points,
Chris Warren added 15 and Mississippi cruised to a 90-59 victory
over Auburn on Wednesday night.
Graham scored 14 points in the first half as the Rebels used a
19-5 run at the end of the first half to take a 39-22 lead. He was
even better in the second half, finishing the game shooting 9 of 15
from the field and 7 of 11 from 3-point range.
Ole Miss (17-9, 5-6 Southeastern Conference) has won four out of
its past five games to keep its slim NCAA Tournament at-large bid
Auburn (9-16, 2-9) was coming off its biggest win of the season,
beating Mississippi State after trailing by 19 in the second half.
But the Tigers never led against the Rebels, as Ole Miss shot 56.8
percent from the field.
Chris Denson led Auburn with 16 points.
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