No. 19 Georgia 73, No. 21 Auburn 70
Jan. 17, 1998
AUBURN, Ala. (AP) _ Coco Miller scored 23 points and Pam Irwin had 20 to lead No. 19 Georgia to a 73-70 victory over No. 21 Auburn on Saturday.
Conswella Sparrow scored 27 points, including 11-for-11 from the free-throw line, to lead Auburn (11-5, 1-5 Southeastern Conference). The Tigers trailed 62-44 with 8:43 to play, but went on a 24-6 run to tie the game at 68-all with 1:40 to play.
Kelly Miller hit a 3-pointer to give Georgia (11-5, 2-2) the lead back. Sparrow, who scored eight points during the Tigers run, then hit a layup to make it 71-70. But Coco Miller's short jumper with 38 seconds to play provided the final margin.
Kelly Miller finished with 18 points for Georgia.
Tiffany Krantz had 17 points for Auburn.