LSU, Auburn reportedly finalize nonconference showdowns for 2022-23 season in Atlanta
LSU and Auburn men’s basketball will reportedly play in separate nonconference games at the State Farm Arena in Atlanta on Saturday, December 10, 2022, per CBS Sports college basketball insider Jon Rothstein.
LSU will play Wake Forest in one of the two games, while Auburn will take on Memphis in the other game.
Source: LSU will also play Wake Forest at State Farm Arena in Atlanta on December 10th. https://t.co/9D9lt5GdBi
— Jon Rothstein (@JonRothstein) June 30, 2022
LSU will face Wake Forest in the fifth meeting all-time. The Tigers and Demon Deacons are 2-2 heading into December’s showdown. This will be the second consecutive season LSU will play Wake Forest. On November 27, 2021, LSU beat Wake Forest by 14 points, 75-61.
Auburn will meet Memphis for the third time in history. Most recently, Auburn defeated Memphis, 74-71, on December 12, 2020, in Atlanta. There will be a large base of SEC fans in Atlanta for the two neutral-site games.