A slow start, fueled by poor shooting and turnovers, led to Auburn's first basketball loss as the…
Barbee Unhappy With Tigers' Lack Of Toughness
Charleston, S.C.--Auburn's record dropped to 2-2 for the season as Coach Tony Barbee's basketball Tigers fell 73-63 to Dayton on Sunday at the Charleston Classic despite 23 points from Frankie Sullivan. The Flyers, who improved to 3-1, did much of their damage at the free throw line, hitting 27-36 foul shots to provide the winning margin. Auburn was 13-17 at the foul line. Dayton's top scorer in the game, senior guard Kevin Dillard, scored 12 of his 20 points at the foul line. Barbee said his team's lack of toughness was its downfall vs. the Flyers. "Right now it is nowhere near where it needs to be," he said. "We got out-toughed by Murray State and we got out-toughed by Dayton, and when I looked back at the tape we got out-toughed by College of Charleston." Sullivan agreed with his coach's assessment of how the...
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