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Auburn cruises in WNIT second round

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AUBURN, Ala. -

The Auburn women’s basketball team used a strong second half to cruise to an 82-59 win over Old Dominion in the second round of the Women’s National Invitation Tournament on Monday.

Auburn led b y just two at 30-28 at halftime, but used an 18-5 run early in the second half to put the game away.

The Tigers had four players in double figures. Tyrese Tanner led all scorers with 24 on 12/21 shooting. Peyton Davis added 12, Katie Frerking 11 and Brandy Montgomery and Tra’Cee Tanner each added 10.

The win moves the Tigers to 19-14 overall on the year. They will face Mississippi State in Starkville Thursday night in the WNIT third round.

Jonathan Huskey

Jonathan comes to News 3 from Fort Smith/Fayetteville, Ark., where he anchored weekends and reported during the week on some of the best high school sports in the state. More>>

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