XFORD, Miss. (AP) -- Derrick Millinghaus scored 16 points, Jarvis Summers added 14 and Mississippi beat Auburn 65-62 on Thursday night in the Southeastern Conference opener for both teams.
Aaron Jones added 12 points, seven rebounds, five blocks and five steals for the Rebels (10-4), who were playing without suspended leading scorer Marshall Henderson.
Ole Miss has won five straight in the series against the Tigers. The Rebels won despite being outrebounded 40-30 and giving up 19 offensive rebounds.
Auburn (8-4) was led by Chris Denson's 28 points while KT Harrell added 11. Harrell missed a 3-pointer that could have tied the game on the final possession.
The loss snapped the Tigers' four-game winning streak.