No. 13 Auburn defeats Texas Southern 72-56
AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — K.D. Johnson scored 16 points, Jaylin Williams and Chris Moore both had 14, and No. 13 Auburn defeated Texas Southern 72-56 on Friday night.
Texas Southern, which beat power-conference team Arizona State earlier this week, led early in the second half before Auburn answered with a 15-2 run to retake a lead it wouldn’t relinquish.
The visiting Tigers were led in scoring by Joirdon Karl Nicholas’ 13 points.
Davon Barnes added 12 points, while PJ Henry had 11.
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