NCAA Basketball

LSU Tigers (10-21)


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vs. Auburn 
L 75-98
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@ UGa 
L 80-82
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vs. Tenn 
W 92-82
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@ MissSt 
L 76-88
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@ MissSt 
L 52-79
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Mississippi State opens SEC tourney with big win over LSU

(TSX / STATS) -- The SEC tournament began the same way that the regular season ended for Mississippi State and LSU.

Quinndary Weatherspoon scored a game-high 19 points as the 12th-seeded Bulldogs (16-15) defeated the 13th-seeded Tigers (10-21) 79-52 in the first game of the Southeastern Conference Tournament on Wednesday night at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tenn.

Weatherspoon scored 18 points to lead the way as MSU beat LSU 88-76 in the regular-season finale for both teams last Saturday in Starkville, Miss. The Bulldogs also beat the Tigers 95-78 on Jan. 4 in Baton Rouge, La.

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Leaders
Points: A. Blakeney17.2
Rebounds: D. Reath6.2
Assists: S. Mays3.6
FG%: D. Reath51.0%
FT%: B. Sampson78.0%
3P%: A. Blakeney35.8%
Steals: S. Mays1.3
Blocks: D. Reath1.5
AP Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Villanova32-4
2 Gonzaga37-2
3 Kansas31-5
4 Arizona32-5
5 North Carolina33-7
6 Kentucky32-6
7 Duke28-9
8 UCLA31-5
9 Oregon33-6
10 Louisville25-9
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Coaches Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 North Carolina33-7
2 Gonzaga37-2
3 Oregon33-6
4 Kansas31-5
5 Kentucky32-6
6 South Carolina26-11
7 Arizona32-5
8 Villanova32-4
9 UCLA31-5
10 Florida27-9
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Southeastern Standings
 ConferenceOverall
  W-L W-L
Kentucky 16-2 32-6
Florida 14-4 27-9
Arkansas 12-6 26-10
South Carolina 12-6 26-11
Ole Miss 10-8 22-14
Alabama 10-8 19-15
Vanderbilt 10-8 19-16
Georgia 9-9 19-15
Texas A&M 8-10 16-15
Tennessee 8-10 16-16
Auburn 7-11 18-14
Mississippi State 6-12 16-16
LSU 2-16 10-21
Missouri 2-16 8-24
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