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Dogs Protect Home Floor Against Auburn 91-88

Maybe they still make things much more interesting than necessary. And maybe they allow lesser opposition bigger numbers than usual. All that matters is Mississippi State remains perfect in homecourt conference play after outlasting Auburn. "In this league you take the win and move on and get ready for the next one," Coach Rick Stansbury said.

After, that is, breathing a healthy sigh of relief following a 91-88 victory over the visiting Tigers. #22 Mississippi State used a bunch of late free throws to hold off upset-minded Auburn and improve to 18-5 with a 6-3 conference record. And, extend the Humphrey Coliseum court streak to 12 games with four league wins. Auburn left 13-10, 3-6. But they left an impression in MSU minds, too, having...

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