Hobbs’ 17 lifts AU in WNIT
AUBURN (AP) — Sherell Hobbs, with 17 points, led four players in double figures in Auburn’s 74-60 victory over UAB on Sunday in the second round of the WNIT.
The win advances Auburn (20-12) into a third round game at Virginia Tech on Thursday.
DeWanna Bonner and Whitney Boddie, a former Florence High standout, each scored 16 points.
Jordan Greenleaf added 10 for Auburn.
Carmen Guzman of UAB (19-13) led all scorers with 30 points. The Blazers converted a total of 218 threes during the season, but got only one from Guzman on Sunday.
Auburn got points from all four its double-digit scorers in a 10-2 run to open the second half.
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