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Veteran Guards Lead AU to Opening Night Win

Point guard Malcolm Canada drives to the hoop.

Guards K.T. Harrell and Chris Denson combined for 41 points as Auburn won its regular season basketball opener on Friday night.

Auburn, Ala.--Auburn's season basketball opener provided several firsts for the Tigers, the most important being a 76-54 victory over Nicholls State to end a 10-game regular season losing streak carried over from last season. The night also marked the debut of junior transfer K.T. Harrell, who led the Tigers with 21 points with veteran senior Chris Denson contributing 20. "I liked the end result... Recommended Stories