Auburn 27 28 55
Miss 44 44 88
Date of game: 2/23/2013

Recap: Ole Miss vs. Auburn

Oxford, MS (Sports Network) - Marshall Henderson scored 28 points for the Ole Miss Rebels who defeated the Auburn Tigers, 88-55, in an SEC matchup at Tad Smith Coliseum.

Henderson was outstanding from long range and hit on 8-of-12 3-pointer attempts for the Rebels (20-7, 9-5 SEC), who have won two of their last three. Derrick Millinghaus scored 14 points and LaDarius White added 13 while Murphy Holloway recorded a double-double with 10 points and 10 rebounds.

Shaquille Johnson led the Tigers (9-18, 3-11) with 18 points on 7-of-11 shooting from the field. It was the fifth consecutive loss for the Tigers.

The Rebels led 44-27 at halftime after shooting 50.0 percent from the field, hitting seven 3-pointers, and earning 13 points at the free-throw line in the first half.

Ole Miss shot 57.7 percent from the floor in the second half to complete the dominating win.

The Rebels went 13-of-25 from 3-point range and shot 54.0 percent from the field while Auburn shot just 39.3 percent from the field and went 3-of-18 from long-range.

Game Notes

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Youngstown State wrapped up spring practices under first-year coach Bo Pelini Friday night, and he and his staff surely enjoyed what they saw in running back Martin Ruiz.

Manziel apologizes following rehab stint

Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel issued a statement Friday, offering an apology and thanks to fans, teammates and the organization for support during his recent stay at a treatment facility.

Rays send reliever Beliveau to DL

The Tampa Bay Rays placed reliever Jeff Beliveau on the 15-day disabled list Friday due to soreness in his left shoulder.

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