SCORE BY QUARTERS

Auburn — 0 0 14 7 — 21

LSU — 14 10 14 7 — 45

FIRST QUARTER

LSU: Brandon Harris 2 run at 13:19 (Trent Domingue kick). DRIVE: 4 plays, 75 yards, 1:41. KEY PLAY: On the first play from scrimmage, Leonard Fournette bursts up the middle for a 71-yard run before being wrestled out of bounds at the Auburn 4 to set up Harris’ score on a read-option play. LSU 7, AUBURN 0.

LSU: Colin Jeter 1 pass from Harris at 1:39 (Domingue kick). DRIVE: 13-78-7:33. KEY PLAYS: Fournette 5-yard run on third-and-1 to the LSU 44. Harris 27-yard run on third-and-7 to the Auburn 10. Darrel Williams 8-yard run to Auburn 2. LSU 14, AUBURN 0.

SECOND QUARTER

LSU: Domingue 32 field goal at 6:54. DRIVE: 11-65-4:24. KEY PLAYS: Fournette and Williams each have a 9-yard run to start the drive. Harris 8-yard pass to Malachi Dupre and 15-yard, personal-foul penalty on defensive lineman Devaroe Lawrence moves ball to Auburn 39. LSU 17, AUBURN 0.

LSU: Fournette 40 run at 2:10 (Domingue kick). DRIVE: 6-95-2:52. KEY PLAYS: Harris 33-yard run to the LSU 45 on third-and-3. Harris 9-yard pass to Travin Dural to the Auburn 40 sets up the touchdown on the next play. LSU 24, AUBURN 0.

THIRD QUARTER

AUBURN: Jeremy Johnson 65 run at 13:19 (Daniel Carlson kick). DRIVE: 4-75-1:41. KEY PLAY: Roc Thomas 8-yard run to the Auburn 38. LSU 24, AUBURN 7.

LSU: Fournette 29 run at 10:56 (Domingue kick). DRIVE: 6-64-2:23. KEY PLAYS: Fournette 20-yard run to midfield. Derrius Guice 15-yard run to the Auburn 35 and 6-yard run to the 29 set up Fournette’s scoring run. LSU 31, AUBURN 7.

LSU: Fournette 1 run at 4:14 (Domingue kick). DRIVE: 2-5-0:50. KEY PLAYS: Drive set up on Frank Herron’s sack of Johnson. Herron forces a fumble and recovers at the Auburn 5. Williams 4-yard run to the Auburn 1 sets up Fournette’s third rushing touchdown. LSU 38, AUBURN 7.

AUBURN: Melvin Ray 9 pass from Johnson at 1:03 (Carlson kick). DRIVE: 6-59-3:01. KEY PLAYS: Kerryon Johnson 40-yard kickoff return to the Auburn 41. Thomas 17-yard run to the LSU 42. Jeremy Johnson 20-yard pass to Thomas to LSU 19, and Jeremy Johnson 9-yard run to the LSU 9. LSU 38, AUBURN 14.

FOURTH QUARTER

LSU: Harris 1 run at 11:23 (Domingue kick). DRIVE: 9-75-4:40. KEY PLAYS: Harris starts the drive with an 11-yard pass to Dural to the LSU 36. Harris 14-yard pass to Jeter to the Auburn 46. Guice 29-yard run to the Auburn 1 to set up the touchdown on the next play. LSU 45, AUBURN 14.

AUBURN: D’haquille Williams 10 pass from Jeremy Johnson at 5:47 (Carlson kick). DRIVE: 10-70-5:28. KEY PLAYS: Jeremy Johnson 8-yard run on fourth-and-1 to the Auburn 47. Jeremy Johnson 16-yard pass to Thomas to LSU 31. Williams 9-yard reception and 10-yard targeting penalty on Deion Jones puts the ball on the LSU 10. LSU 45, AUBURN 14.

GAME RECAP

FINAL SCORE: LSU 45, Auburn 21

RECORDS: LSU 2-0 (2-0 Southeastern Conference), Auburn 2-1 (0-1 SEC).

ATTENDANCE: 102, 321 (paid)

— Sheldon Mickles