After sustaining a lower leg injury, Auburn center Austin Wiley has had to watch his team from the bench the last four games. In that stretch the Tigers lost three games without their big man. However, Wednesday night Auburn stopped the bleeding with an important SEC win over Missouri.
The three losses came on the road, causing the Tigers to fall out of the Top 25. It appears that playing in front of the home crowd is just what Bruce Pearl
’s team needed. Before the game senior Horace Spencer said, “I feel like coming back home allows us to regroup …We just need to come in here and take care of business.