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|Tigers to host Auburn Saturday|
The Louisiana State University Tigers (11-18, 3-11 in Southeastern Conference) will conclude their regular season on Saturday when they host the Auburn Tigers (9-19, 2-12).
The two sets of Tigers have battled to get out of the SEC basement all season with LSU leading last-place Auburn by one-game in the conference standings as the teams head toward one final showdown at the Pete Maravich Assembly Center Saturday at 6 p.m.
Ralston Turner leads LSU with 12.9 points per game and Andre Stringer is adding 11.6 points per game for the Tigers.
Richwood native Storm Warren is the leading LSU rebounder this season with 5.7 boards per contest.
One of the three SEC wins this season for LSU came in a early season trip to Auburn where LSU beat the host Tigers, 62-55 on Jan. 8.
LSU snapped a 10-game SEC losing streak last Wednesday with a 84-82 win at Mississippi State.
LSU fell behind by 13 points in the first half but a late 25-8 run gave the Tigers a 45-41 lead at halftime.
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