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SATURDAY, JANUARY 27, 2007
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No. 1 Florida (18-2, 5-0 SEC)
at Auburn (13-8, 3-3)

Tipoff: Saturday at 4 p.m. at Beard-Eaves-Memorial Coliseum in Auburn

TV/radio: Fox Sports South is scheduled to show the game on TV, but the network doesn’t always follow its schedule. AM-800 is scheduled to have radio coverage.

Florida lineup: F Corey Brewer, 6-9, Jr., 12.8 ppg., 4.4 rpg.; F Joakim Noah, 6-11, Jr., 12.8 ppg., 8.5 rpg.; F Al Horford, 6-10, Jr., 11.8 ppg., 8.6 rpg.; G Taurean Green, 6-0, Jr., 13.5 ppg.; G Lee Humphrey, 6-2, Sr., 10.4 ppg.

Auburn lineup: F Josh Dollard, 6-7, So., 11.6 ppg., 7.3 rpg.; F Quan Prowell, 6-8, Jr., 12.4 ppg., 7.0 rpg.; F Korvotney Barber, 6-7, So., 12.0 ppg., 6.3 rpg., 2.1 blocks; G Rasheem Barrett, 6-5, So., 12.4 ppg., 4.7 rpg.; G Quantez Robertson, 6-3, So., 7.6 ppg., 4.3 rpg., 5.6 assists.

Noteworthy: Florida has won 11 straight games. ... The Gators enter as the only team undefeated in league play. ... Auburn is 1-7 all-time against teams ranked No. 1. The only win came during the 1987-88 season when the Tigers beat No. 1 Kentucky 53-52. ... The Tigers have lost seven straight against top 10 teams. ... It has been 20 years since Auburn has won three straight against top 25 opponents. Currently, Auburn has defeated then-No. 22 Tennessee and No. 12 Alabama in a row. ... Including today’s game, Auburn has played teams currently ranked No. 1, 2, 6, 9, 12, 13 and 21.

- Bradley Handwerger, Daily Sports Writer

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