The Auburn Tigers are trying to work in a bunch of new players this season after losing their top 6 scorers from last year.

Also, 5-star freshman Sharife Cooper has yet to suit up for the Tigers, and that has been difficult to overcome.

On Monday night, the Tigers shot horribly in a 63-55 loss to UCF, making just 8 of their 22 free-throw attempts. After the game, coach Bruce Pearl was understandably not too happy.

Here’s what he had to say about the ugly performance:

He did take blame for the team’s struggles, though:

Auburn’s next game is against South Alabama. Can the Tigers get it together in time to win that contest?