The Auburn High Tigers finished their stay in Huntsville at the N2Hoops Invitational on 2-2. After a tough loss in the first round to Lee of Huntsville (55-47), the tigers kept their head up and won the next two rounds over Grissom (46-30) and Murphy (59-49), before losing in the consolation championship to Southwind (52-47). Auburn’s star power forward, Garrison Brooks, had a good road trip, recording 19 points against Grissom and 15 points against Murphy. Christian Brandt put up 12 in the win over Murphy, including 2 three-pointers. Preston Cook has also been a nice suprise for the Tigers, as he put up 13 points including 2 threes against Grissom.
The N2 Hoops Invitational is the first of four tournament style competitions that AHS will participate in this year. The next will be the Steele City Classic in Birmingham, followed by the Lake City Classic in Atlanta, the Music City Classic in Nashville, and the Hotbed Shootout in New Albany.
The next game for the Auburn High Tigers will be at home against Valley this Tuesday, November 29th at 7:30. Just like every home game, Scott Bagwell and Zac Blackerby will have the live broadcast right here on ESPN 106.7 beginning at 6:00. If you aren’t near a radio, the game can be streamed live on espnau.com or on the ESPN 106.7 app.