Kessler Blocks 12, Gets Triple-Double, No. 1 Auburn tops Texas A&M 75-58
Walker Kessler had a triple-double with 12 blocked shots, 12 points and 11 rebounds and No. 1 Auburn bounced back from a loss with a 75-58 victory over Texas A&M.
Kessler delivered the program’s third triple-double and his second of the season for the Tigers.
Auburn’s 19-game winning streak was snapped earlier in the week by Arkansas.
Kessler, a 7-foot-1 North Carolina transfer, is the fifth SEC player with multiple career double-doubles, a group led by Shaquille O’Neal’s six, and the only one nationally this season with two.
The Aggies dropped their eighth straight game.
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