AUBURN, Ala. (AP) - Frankie Sullivan poured in 22 points for
Auburn in a 68-55 win over Kennesaw State on Monday night, giving
the Tigers their first 2-0 start since the 2006-07 season.
Sullivan, who missed all but six games last year with the
lingering effects of an ACL tear, hit 6 of 11 from the field,
including 5 of 9 from 3-point range as the Tigers shot 46.2 percent
(24 of 52) on the night and 8 of 15 (53.3 percent) from beyond the
Rob Chubb scored 13 and had seven rebounds for Auburn and Varez
Ward had nine points and six assists.
The Owls (0-2) struggled without their top offensive threat,
6-foot-7 guard Markeith Cummings, who sat on the bench in sweats
but did not play for an undisclosed reason.
Kennesaw State hit only 18 of 55 (32.7 percent) from the floor