SEC Tournament - Recap - Auburn Defeats Florida 65-62

Auburn got 20 points from Jared Harper en route to a 65-62 victory over Florida on Saturday at Bridgestone Arena.

Bettors who backed Auburn were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of -3.5.

Auburn got 11 points from Bryce Brown and another 9 points from Chuma Okeke. Samir Doughty contributed 4 assists, while Chuma Okeke cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.

Florida got 16 points from Kevarrius Hayes in a losing cause and another 16 points from Jalen Hudson. Andrew Nembhard contributed 5 assists for them, while Kevarrius Hayes had 12 rebounds.

Auburn trailed at halftime, 34-31.

The rebound battle favored Florida as they grabbed 29 boards, while Auburn only had 16