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White leads streaking Mississippi past Auburn, 86-79

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AUBURN, Ala. (AP) - LaDarius White scored 20 points and Stefan Moody had 15 to lead Mississippi to an 86-79 victory over Auburn on Saturday night.
The Rebels (16-7, 7-3 Southeastern Conference) lost most of a nine-point lead in the second half before regrouping to win a fifth straight league game for the first time since the 2012-13 season.
White made all five shots and scored 12 points in the second half. Jarvis Summers added 13 points while Sebastian Saiz scored 11 and Anthony Perez had 10.
Four starters for Auburn (11-12, 3-7) scored in double digits led by Antoine Mason's 23 points.
KT Harrell made four 3-pointers and had 16 points for the Tigers. Cinmeon Bowers had 11 points, 13 rebounds and seven assists.
The nation's top free throw shooting team, Ole Miss went 10 of 12 from the line over the final 1:28 to keep the Tigers at bay.

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