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Auburn Women Move to 3-0 In Dual Season; Men Split Between Notre Dame and No. 3 Michigan
BEND, Ind. – The Auburn women’s swimming and diving team remained
unbeaten Saturday at the Notre Dame Tri-Meet after sweeping 18th-ranked
Notre Dame and 13th-ranked Indiana by scores of 180-120 each.
Auburn Races Past Southern Miss, 6-0
AUBURN, Ala. -- The Auburn women’s soccer team rolled past Southern Mississippi, 6-0 at the Auburn Soccer Complex.
Auburn defeated Mississippi State 24-20
Auburn FB Defensive End Dee Ford Video
Auburn's Therezie Named Jim Thorpe DB Of The Week
City -- After recording two interceptions for Auburn in its 31-24 win
over Washington State, junior safety Robenson Therezie (Miami, FL) has
been named the Jim Thorpe Defensive Back of the Week.
AUBURN SOCCER FALLS AT NO. 3 FLORIDA STATE 4-1
Fla. - The Auburn soccer team suffered its first loss of the season
Saturday, taking a 4-1 loss at No. 3 Florida State in Tallahassee, Fla.
The Tigers fall to 0-1-1 on the season while Florida State improves to
MASON ON DOAK WALKER AWARD WATCH LIST
Texas - Auburn junior Tre Mason was named a Doak Walker Award preseason
candidate for the nation's top college running back, the PwC SMU
Athletic Forum announced.
Four Tiger Sprinters Advance to Friday Quarters
N.C. - Four Auburn sprinters advanced to Friday finals in the 100
meters with performances on Friday at the 2013 NCAA East Preliminary
Round in Aggie Stadium on the campus of North Carolina A&T State
Shon Coleman Granted Sixth Year Of Eligibility From NCAA
Ala. - Auburn offensive lineman Shon Coleman has received a sixth year
of eligibility from the NCAA. Coleman, who signed with Auburn in
February of 2011, did not play in 2011 or 2012 due to his battle with
Auburn Falls To Texas A&M, 63-21
Recap and Quotes
AUBURN, Ala. - Jonathan Wallace connected on touchdown passes to C.J.
Uzomah and Emory Blake and threw for 122 yards but it wasn't enough to
overcome No. 21/22 Texas A&M's 672 yards of total offense as the
Auburn football team fell to 1-7, 0-6 SEC with a 63-21 loss on Saturday
Auburn Falls at Home to Arkansas, 24-7
AUBURN - The Arkansas Razorbacks forced five Auburn turnovers and
sacked Tiger quarterbacks eight times in a 24-7 Razorback win Saturday
afternoon before 85,819 fans at Jordan-Hare Stadium.
Auburn (1-4, 0-3 SEC), which had only allowed nine sacks this season coming into today's game, gave up eight in the contest.
Freshman quarterback Wallace debuts in Wildcat role
By: Ryan Wood | Opelika-Auburn News
Finally, the time was right for Auburn freshman quarterback Jonathan Wallace.
Playing a Wildcat role during a 12-10 loss Saturday night to LSU — the
same job starting quarterback Kiehl Frazier had last season — Wallace
ran for 15 yards on three carries.
McCalebb's kick return Tigers' lone TD
STARKVILLE, MISS. — A bright spot in Auburn’s 28-10 loss to Mississippi
State on Saturday afternoon at Davis Wade Stadium was several key
special teams plays by the Tigers.
Onterio McCalebb returned the opening kickoff of the second half 100 yards for a touchdown and gave Auburn a 10-7 lead.
AUBURN NOTEBOOK: Frazier: Offense gained confidence despite loss
quarterback Kiehl Frazier watched film of his first start after the
26-19 loss to Clemson, he said it was easy to summarize the game.
“Offensively, we played well enough to win,” Frazier said. “But when you get to the red zone you have to score (touchdowns)."
Auburn Defeats MSU
Ala. – The Auburn softball team rallied for a 2-1 victory over
Mississippi State in the final regular season game of the year on
Sunday at Jane B. Moore Field.
Auburn Women’s Golf Wins SEC Championship
Ark. -- The No. 5-ranked Auburn women’s golf team held off a late surge
from host Arkansas and Alabama to win the Southeastern Conference
Auburn Downs South Carolina, 4-2 in SEC Tournament
Miss. – Auburn’s 17th-ranked men’s tennis team advanced to the SEC
Tournament quarterfinals with a 4-2 win over No. 39 South Carolina on
Thursday morning at the A.J. Pitts Tennis Centre.
Auburn Names Williams-Flournoy Women's Coach
Williams-Flournoy, who spent the previous eight seasons as the head
coach at Georgetown, has been named the women's head basketball coach
at Auburn, announced Director of Athletics Jay Jacobs Monday.
Troy Tops Auburn 7-1
Ala. – The Troy Trojans took advantage of two Auburn errors
to score five runs in the second inning and cruised to a 7-1 victory
over the No. 21 Tigers’ softball team Wednesday night.
Wacker’s Heroics Lead Auburn To 3-2 Win At No. 12 Ole Miss
Miss. – Cullen Wacker drove in the game-tying run with a ninth-inning,
two-out double and that was after the left fielder robbed Ole Miss of a
two-run home run in the bottom of the fifth as Auburn rallied with two
ninth-inning runs to win 3-2 at No. 12 Ole Miss on Sunday.
Auburn Topped By Southern Miss, 5-4
Ala. - The Auburn baseball team couldn't find the big hit on Sunday
afternoon, stranding 14 runners on base as it fell to Southern Miss,
5-4, in the final game of the Auburn Baseball Tournament. The loss
dropped Auburn's record to 7-6 while Southern Miss improved to 8-4.
Auburn Softball Blanks No. 15 Oklahoma State 8-0
Ala. – Lauren Guzman, Caitlin Jordan and Elizabeth Eisterhold each
homered as the Auburn softball used a six-run fifth inning to break
open a close game and blank the 15th-ranked Oklahoma State Cowgirls 8-0
in the first day of the SEC/ACC/Big 12 Challenge.
Gene Chizik and QB Barrett Trotter Quotes
Head coach Gene Chizik
was a lot of fun. I am so happy for our kids and our coaches. That was
a good football team that we beat tonight. We are just glad to come in
here and have the first win of the year starting our next year."
DEFEATS VIRGINIA 43-24 IN CHICK-FIL-A BOWL
School Bowl Scoring Record
MVP Onterio McCalebb rushed for a season-high 109 yards and had 180
all-purpose yards, Emory Blake caught six passes for a career-high
tying 108 yards and Barrett Trotter came off the bench to throw for 175
yards and one touchdown to lead Auburn to a 43-24 victory over Virginia
in the Chick-fil-A Bowl in the Georgia Dome.
Announces 2012 SEC Football Schedule
to host newest conference member Texas A&M at Jordan-Hare
Stadium, A-Day set for April 14
conference home games at Jordan-Hare Stadium will include LSU (Sept.
22), Arkansas (Oct. 6), Texas A&M (Oct. 27) and Georgia (Nov.
The 2012 home schedule will feature the defending SEC Champion (LSU)
and SEC East Champion (Georgia), and a first-ever trip to Jordan-Hare
Stadium by new conference member Texas A&M.
Chizik - Alabama Week
Iron Bowl is the Iron Bowl, kind of like entertaining the same
questions at this point last year. Is there an added flair to that?
Certainly. But the nature of the rivalry itself is plenty.
rivalry is important and everybody's going to say their rivalry's the
biggest. But the level of intensity, passion, pageantry and the level
of national attention being so big as well, that makes it more special
SEC SOCCER CHAMPS
7 Seed Auburn 3, No. 4 Seed Florida 2
Auburn Head Coach Karen Hoppa
On her team’s 3-2 victory against fourth-seeded Florida in the SEC
“It’s amazing and I couldn’t be more happy for the girls. The effort
they showed all week was just
Half Push Leads Auburn Over FAU, 30-14
AUBURN, Ala. -- A 20-point third quarter propelled the Auburn Tigers to
a 30-14 victory over Florida Atlantic on Saturday night before 82,249
fans at Jordan-Hare Stadium.
Downs Auburn, 38-24
Snap Auburn's 17-Game Winning Streak
Auburn Head Coach Gene Chizik
"Obviously, we're extremely disappointed in our performance today, but
I have to start out by giving a lot of credit to Clemson. I feel like
they outplayed us pretty much from the second quarter all the way
through the rest of the football game. They have good players and good
coaches, and they have a really good football team. My hat's off to
them and their ability to execute pretty much all day long. We had a
fast start to the game and couldn't really sustain much after that.
Come From Behind In Final Minutes, Down Utah State 42-38
Scores Game-Winning TD
AUBURN, Ala. - Auburn used a pair of minute-and-a-half scoring drives
late in the fourth quarter to overcome a 10 point deficit and defeat
Utah State, 42-38, in the season-opening game of the 2011 football
season at Jordan-Hare Stadium. Barrett Trotter was 17-for-23 for 261
yards and three touchdowns through the air in his first career start
while Michael Dyer led Auburn with 57 rushing yards.
get first look inside new indoor practice facility
- The 19th-ranked Auburn football team went through its third practice
and first day in shoulder pads, shorts and helmets Friday afternoon on
the practice fields behind the Athletics Complex.
After holding split practices the first two days, the Tigers practiced
as one unit for the first time this week. Auburn worked in position
groups and on special teams before coming together at the end for
offense versus defense drills. The final 30 minutes of practice was
spent in the new indoor practice facility.
Forward - Offensive Line
once again and War Eagle everybody!
WE have already looked at the defensive backs, linebackers and running
backs in this series, so let's dive in and see what's brewing on the
2011 Tiger "O" line.
Coach Jeff Grimes spurned a move closer to home and working with Mack
Brown, to stay here at Auburn with Coach Chizik. That non-move put an
end to the AU to UT coaching carousel, I hope, for good! It's also
evident that Grimes likes Auburn, and living in Auburn.
A Season With Plenty Of Changes
Hall of Fame coach Pat Dye writes about the Tigers as they retool this
spring after losing eight starters on offense and eight more on defense.
I am looking forward to the coming Auburn football season because there
are going to be so many new faces in the starting lineup for the
sees recruiting success in La.
But a Tiger of different stripes has been on the prowl in Thibodaux
recently: the Auburn Tigers. And when they play Oregon in Monday’s BCS
title game, wide receiver Trovon Reed, the top-ranked player in
Louisiana last year, will be standing on their sideline, having
redshirted this season because of injury.
Slated to join Reed at Auburn next season is another Thibodaux High
star, offensive tackle Greg Robinson. One of the nation’s top-rated
offensive line prospects, Robinson committed to the Tigers last month,
much to the displeasure of some family members.
tennis hosts Mississippi State and Ole Miss
AUBURN, AL—The No. 21 Auburn men's tennis team
will host No. 25 Mississippi State on Friday and No. 32 Ole Miss on
Sunday at the Yarbrough Tennis Center.
"We have two tough matches at home," Auburn head coach Eric Shore said.
"Mississippi State is coming off a huge win against No. 4 Tennessee at
home. Obviously, they have a very good team, and they have been able to
beat us three out of the last four times, so Friday night will be a big
challenge for us."
Tiger Track And Field
Teams Excel Against Strong Competition In Ohio
AUBURN - The Auburn men's and women's track and field teams added
another automatic qualifier for the NCAA Indoor Championships and broke
a 20-year-old school record while winning seven events Saturday at the
GaREAT Collegiate Invitational in Geneva, Ohio. The meet included six
nationally-ranked women's teams and five ranked men's squads.
vs. the SEC, Part IV
Today we conclude our review of the past decade of Auburn football. The
subject will be the Iron Bowl. To say that the 'Aughts have been good
for Auburn is ...
Track Em Tigers
Wallen comfortable in closer role
AUBURN — When Auburn’s coaches approached pitcher Ethan Wallen about
being the Tigers’ closer, he jumped at the chance.
“I just wanted the ball,” said Wallen, a junior from Anderson who was a
three-sport athlete at Lauderdale County High. “I was all in for it.”
of Fame chance for former Auburn great
Ken Rice was the SEC's best lineman on both sides of the ball in
1960/Auburn University Two-time Auburn All-American Ken Rice is one of
77 players on the ballot for the College Football Hall of Fame.