- Auburn, AL 36832
|Points Per Game||79.5||87.2|
|Field Goal %||43.7||51.0|
|Rebounds Per Game||42.5||41.6|
|Assists Per Game||14.5||15.6|
|Blocks Per Game||5.3||6.4|
|Steals Per Game||6.5||5.4|
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