Volunteers fall to Auburn 94-84

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Auburn upset 23rd ranked Tennessee 94-84 Tuesday night in Knoxville for the Tigers 11th win in a row.

Bryce Brown and Jared Harper each scored 18 points as the Tigers erased an early 14-point deficit.

It’s the second win for former Vols coach Bruce Pearl over his former team, but his first in Knoxville since taking over at Auburn in 2014.

Auburn withstood a career-high 25 points from Tennessee’s Lamonte Turner and 22 from Grant Williams. Jordan Bone had 18 and Admiral Schofield added 13 for Tennessee.

Tennessee (9-4, 0-2) has lost two straight games for the first time this season.