Auburn Basketball Beats Alabama To Snap Six Game Losing Streak

Auburn fans rolled the Oaks at Toomer's Corner after the win. (

Auburn basketball turned up the defense and turned away Alabama, 49-37, on Wednesday night.

The Tigers snapped a six game losing streak by limiting the Tide to the lowest total it's ever been held to in the rivalry.

Alabama jumped out to a 15-2 lead and led by ten at halftime.

The lead disappeared as quick as it was built. Auburn opened the second half on a 20-3 run and never looked back.

Auburn's Allen Payne and Josh Wallace scored 11 points a piece.

Trevor Releford and Rodney Cooper each had 11 points for Alabama.

Team Stat Comparison {}ALAAUB Points3749FG Made-Attempted14-49 (.286)15-44 (.341)3P Made-Attempted2-19 (.105)2-9 (.222)FT Made-Attempted7-9 (.778)17-23 (.739) Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)22 (0/0)10 (0/0)Largest Lead1313Game Leaders {}ALAAUB PointsT. Releford 11J. Wallace 11ReboundsR. Cooper 7R. Chubb 7AssistsL. Randolph 3F. Sullivan 2StealsT. Releford 2F. Sullivan 2Southeastern Conference Standings TEAMCONF W-LTOTAL W-L #2 Florida8-118-3 Kentucky7-216-6#23 Ole Miss6-217-4 Alabama6-314-8#20 Missouri5-316-5 Arkansas5-414-8 Georgia5-411-11 LSU4-513-7 Texas A&M3-513-8 Tennessee3-611-10 Auburn3-69-13 Mississippi State2-67-13 Vanderbilt2-78-13 South Carolina2-712-10