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Short-Handed Tigers Looking for Payback

Allen Payne had stepped up his game for the Tigers

The Auburn's men's basketball team looks for payback in rematch against Tide, but attrition has dealt Tony Barbee a major blow with Allen Payne added to the injured list.

Auburn, Ala.--After watching his team wither down the stretch on Saturday against Arkansas, Auburn head coach Tony Barbee is hoping Wednesday's rematch against arch-rival Alabama will bring out the "pit bull" in his players. "You would hope it does, and obviously we talk about it," said Barbee. "I'm sure they talk about it as well. Yeah, it happens to be the next game, but it's the in-state rival... Recommended Stories