The Georgia Bulldogs (11-3, 1-0) beat the No. 20 Auburn Tigers (11-3, 1-1) to give head coaches Mike White and the Dawgs their biggest win of the year. Georgia starts his SEC play his 1-0 for the first time in seven years.
Georgia scored 26 points from guard Terry Roberts in the Bulldogs’ 76–64 win over Auburn. The Dawgs shot his 40% from his territory three-pointers in the win.
Kallio Oquendo added 17 points and 4 rebounds for Georgia. Matthew Alexander Moncrief played a game-high 32 minutes. He contributed 9 points, 9 rebounds, 2 steals and 3 assists.
Auburn forward Jonny Bloom scored 22 points and had 12 rebounds in a road loss for Auburn.
Georgia Basketball is currently competing for play in the NCAA Tournament. The Bulldogs need to keep playing well in SEC action to stay on that path.
Here’s how Georgia Basketball Twitter reacted to the Bulldogs’ win at home to Auburn.
Georgia win highlights
Fans react to UGA win
Media impressed by Georgia’s Mike White
Auburn Basketball sadness following loss
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