NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Mississippi State got its contributions from its regular scorers. So did Auburn. But the Tigers got a whole lot more, and it spelled the end of the season for the Bulldogs. Auburn guard K.C. Ross-Miller matched a season-high with 21 points, and the Tigers’ bench combined for 24 points in a 74-68 victory in the opening game of the Southeastern Conference Tournament on Wednesday at Bridgestone Arena. (March 12, 2015, Page 7)
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — A common phrase was repeated by players on Ole Miss’ men’s basketball team shortly after the final tuneup for its Southeastern Conference Tournament opener. The Rebels limped to the finish line of the regular season to put themselves back on the NCAA Tournament bubble. Ole Miss’ third loss in its last four games was an ugly one to a .500 Vanderbilt team that had 80 points before the final media timeout to close a forgettable home slate. (March 12, 2015, Page 7)
Ole Miss’ loss to Vanderbilt on Saturday cost the Rebels a double bye in next week’s Southeastern Conference Tournament.
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