With Southeastern Conference Football Media Days on the schedule next week at Hoover, it will be interesting to see where the Tigers are picked to finish in the league and which players are considered worthy of preseason All-SEC status.
Every season, a new set of star players emerge — with another year of experience, some players take that leap into stardom. As Auburn turns the page from a mostly disappointing 2018 season, the development of key players is crucial.
After an embarrassing 23-9 loss in Starkville this past season, Auburn will get its chance for revenge when the Tigers square off at home against Mississippi State in late September.
The NCAA's decision to move the three-point line back to the distance used in the international game will likely have a positive impact on the game overall.
After facing an overmatched opponent in Kent State at home, the Tigers will travel to College Station, Texas, to face Texas A&M in the team's first true road game of the year.
Looking at the big picture with how Auburn’s athletic teams performed during the 2018-19 academic year the Tigers trended up, but there is still room for improvement.
Auburn University officials need to get their act together and move forward with long-planned upgrades for Plainsman Park, something that was originally supposed to happen two head coaches prior to the arrival of Butch Thompson, who just finished his fourth season in charge of the program.
Last season was a bit of a mixed bag in terms of Auburn’s special teams play. On one hand, the Tigers had an excellent punter and fielded a solid return game. On the other hand, inconsistencies in the kicking game prevented the Tigers from reaching their full potential.
Soon after forward Chuma Okeke went to the floor with a torn ACL in the Tigers' Sweet 16 matchup with North Carolina, many thought the sophomore would return to the Plains for another season to rehab and increase his stock in the NBA Draft.
In a surprising development, talented sophomore buck end Richard Jibunor has decided he will no longer be an Auburn Tiger. The native Nigerian announced on Saturday that he would be entering the NCAA's transfer portal.
Auburn was smack dab in the middle of the SEC in passing yards allowed in 2018 with a per game average of 219.5 and at the bottom in the conference in long passing plays (20+ yards) allowed.
Eight years ago, Auburn kicker Wes Byrum hit a 19-yard field goal as time expired to beat Oregon, giving the Tigers their first national championship since 1957.
The day Auburn made the decision to remove Sonny Golloway as head coach of the baseball team the program took a leap forward in a positive direction.
Perhaps the biggest wildcard among Auburn position groups in 2019 is what the Tigers will do at linebacker. The Tigers face the daunting task of replacing three veteran starters from last year’s linebacker corps in seniors Deshaun Davis, Montavious Atkinson and Darrell Williams.
Fifty-one flight teams consisting of 113 women pilots from across the United States will compete in the Air Race Classic (ARC) — a 2,538-mile, 10-leg race starting in Jackson, Tennessee and ending in Welland, Ontario in Canada.
Regardless of what happens this weekend at the College World Series in Omaha, the Auburn baseball team will cap off one of the Tigers' most memorable years in sports, primarily because of outstanding performances by the winter and spring athletic teams.
Bruce Pearl took a page from Auburn football's recruiting playbook last weekend when the Tigers' basketball program hosted a group of high-profile recruits for Big Cat Weekend.
After a thrilling weekend that saw the Auburn baseball team rout Coastal Carolina and sweep two games over host Georgia Tech to win the Atlanta Regional, the Tigers are two wins away from making their first College World Series appearance since 1997.
Recruits from across the country gathered in Auburn for the annual premier recruiting showcase — Big Cat Weekend. The event acts as Auburn’s biggest football recruiting weekend of the year with upwards of 30 recruits attending this year.
Dee Ford, Carl Lawson, Jeff Holland: Auburn has had its fair share of elite pass rushing talent in recent years. With the Tigers returning every defensive end and buck from 2018, Auburn has the potential to field one of the best defensive line units in the country.
With offensive linemen a very high priority for Auburn’s 2020 football recruiting class, Gus Malzahn and his staff received good news during Big Cat Weekend when Central High tackle Javion Cohen announced he will play for the Tigers.
Auburn fans won't have far to travel this weekend to see the Auburn baseball team compete in the NCAA Tournament, as the Tigers landed the No. 2 seed in the Atlanta Regional.
When I remember the late Rod Bramblett what will stand out is the passion he brought to his job and how much he appreciated his opportunity to be the play-by-play voice for Auburn football, men’s basketball and baseball games.
Expectations are high for the Auburn defensive line in 2019. In the middle of that unit is a group of defensive tackles that look to add towards the Tiger’s goal of becoming one of the premier defensive lines in the country.
The Auburn offensive line struggled in 2018, there’s no if ands or buts about it. For a program that has consistently churned out high-powered offenses in recent years, the Tigers' O-line group often failed to open up consistent holes in the running game and with quarterback Jarrett Stidham …
The Auburn community received another blow last weekend when longtime Auburn University sports play-by-play announcer Rod Bramblett and his wife, Paula, were killed in a traffic accident Saturday evening.
As Auburn inches closer to its innovative Big Cat Weekend the first weekend in June, the Tigers find themselves lagging behind many of their SEC counterparts on the recruiting trail.
One of the most talented rosters in Auburn golf history will try to make a run at the program’s first national championship after an impressive showing at the 2018 event.
Jarrett Stidham had plenty of memorable moments, both good and bad, during his two years at Auburn. Auburn fans must now move on from the now NFL quarterback.
In a move that should surprise no one, Auburn backup quarterback Malik Willis has reportedly decided to take his talents elsewhere after falling behind in the competition to take over the reins at starting quarterback from the departed Jarrett Stidham.
After being eliminated by Florida in the SEC tournament and finishing the regular season with a record of 35-18, the Auburn softball team will now shift their focus toward NCAA regionals.
Going into the 2019 football season, one of the strengths of Coach Gus Malzahn’s team should be the offensive line, but there are also reasons for concern.
Tight ends usually aren’t a huge part of Gus Malzahn’s offense — an Auburn tight end hasn’t had over 200 receiving yards since Philip Lutzenkirchen reeled in 238 in 2011.
Usually, when a team goes into a new season without its top two receiving options and a two-year starter at quarterback from the year before, there’s reason to panic when it comes to the passing game.
Death, taxes and Auburn having a 1,000-yard rusher. Under Gus Malzahn, the Auburn offense has been known for one thing: running the football. The streak, the longest in the SEC, began in 2009 with 1,362 yards on the ground from Ben Tate.
With two more weekends in the Southeastern Conference baseball regular season yet to be played, Auburn is in position to earn a third consecutive trip to an NCAA regional. While that isn’t unexpected, how the Tigers have been able to get to where they are at this stage of the schedule is sur…
Last season, there was a good bit of chatter in the college football world that the Big Ten, the Atlantic Coast Conference and the Big 12 were as talented as the SEC. I never believed it, and the 2019 NFL Draft reinforced my opinion with 64 selections out of the SEC.
After losing five of their past six games, the Auburn softball team is looking to get things back on track in time for postseason play. Still, the Tigers are sitting at 35-15 overall, good enough to be ranked No. 19 in the nation as of Monday.
With Spring practice officially complete, the Auburn Tigers will shift their focus to weight and conditioning programs as they prepare for the season-opener in Dallas on Aug.31 against Oregon.
After making it to the Final Four and putting together the best season in Auburn basketball history, the Tigers' prospects for a follow-up performance next season are a bit on the hazy side.
Although the baseball Tigers received bad news this week when they learned that pitcher Davis Daniel won’t be back this season and will need Tommy John surgery, the potential is still there for this group to make a run in postseason.
It's notoriously difficult (and ill-advised) to draw many, if any, definite conclusions from any A-Day game, including Auburn's last Saturday, which amounted to little more than a tightly controlled scrimmage featuring a pared-back playbook and no contact on the quarterbacks.
Auburn's Seth Williams proved why he's the Tigers' top returning wideout last Saturday, with an impressive performance that earned him offensive MVP honors in the A-Day game.
Years from now when remembering the 2018-19 Auburn basketball Tigers and their run all the way to the Final Four, the three-point shooting, the intensity on defense, an SEC Tournament title and the officiating in the loss to Virginia at the end of the national semi-finals game will stand out…
Forty games into the 2019 season, the Auburn softball Tigers sit at 32-8 and No. 13 in the top 25. As they enter the thick of a grueling SEC schedule, head coach Mickey Dean’s squad is looking to finish the season out strong.
After the departure of veteran cornerback Jamel Dean, who declared for the 2019 draft in December, a hole must be filled in the Auburn secondary. That hole will likely be filled by junior cornerback Noah Igbinoghene.
The Auburn men's basketball team will have to take another shot at a Final Four run next season without one of its biggest leaders after junior point guard Jared Harper announced this week he would forgo his senior season, hire an agent and enter the NBA Draft.