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Tigers Win SEC Basketball Opener

Allen Payne led the Tigers in scoring with 15.

Tony Barbee's Tigers rallied in the second half for an SEC hoops victory vs. LSU.

Auburn, Ala.--Freshman Shaq Johnson just missed a double-double, but his Auburn basketball team didn't miss an opportunity to win its SEC opener, knocking off LSU 68-63 Wednesday night at the Auburn Arena. Johnson scored 11 points and pulled down nine rebounds while adding three assists and a blocked shot. The six-foot-five guard said he thought it was the best game of his young college career... Recommended Stories