Alabama handed No. 4 Auburn its first defeat of the season by the final score of 83-64 in men’s college basketball on Wednesday night at Tuscaloosa. This marked the Crimson Tide’s first victory over a team ranked in the AP top four in almost 16 years. Kira Lewis, Jr. led the charge with a game-high 25 points for the Tide, which improved to 9-7 overall and 2-2 in the SEC with this win. Auburn is now 15-1 and 3-1.
Alabama will return to action at home on Saturday versus another SEC rival, Missouri. Tip off is set for 3:30 pm Eastern. The game will be broadcast on WLAQ 1410 AM and 96.9 FM, courtesy of Learfield IMG College.
Georgia Tech fell to Notre Dame 78-74 in an ACC men’s basketball match on Wednesday evening in Atlanta. The Yellow Jackets have fallen to 8-9 overall and 3-4 in conference play. They will end their current two-game homestand on Saturday night with an 8 pm match against Virginia. Catch select Georgia Tech men’s basketball games this season on WLAQ AM 1410 and 96.9 FM.