The first meeting between the two teams Jan. 9 in Auburn Arena was the most exciting game Alabama has played all season, a 94-90 Crimson Tide victory that was NCAA tournament caliber from both teams.
TUSCALOOSA -- The Foy-ODK Sportmanship Trophy, presented annually to the winner of the Alabama-Auburn football game, will not be awarded at halftime of Tuesday’s Alabama-Auburn basketball game.
The Tigers defeated Tennessee, ranked No. 25 in the Associated Press poll, 77-72. It’s the sixth straight victory for the Tigers (12-13, 6-10 SEC) over the Vols (16-7, 9-7) dating back to 2018 and second win over a ranked opponent at home this season.
Dreshun Miller, a West Virginia transfer defensive back, announced his intent to join the Auburn football program through social media.
Dylan Brooks is a four-star defensive end/outside linebacker prospect out of Handley High School ranked No. 76 overall in the 2021 class. His addition to 18 other newcomers moves the Tigers' class up to 20th in the national rankings.
"Tonight was the first night I saw it: we just didn’t have that edge," Auburn coach Bruce Pearl said after a 104-80 loss at LSU.
Auburn hasn't been hit by the nasty winter weather freezing most of the South, but that doesn't mean it hasn't been affected.
The Wildcats erupted early in the second half and held on late to claim an 82-80 victory and hand the Tigers their 19th straight loss in Lexington.
Ole Miss' Devontae Shuler buried a jumper at the top of the key with just 0.2 seconds remaining, lifting Ole Miss to an 86-84 victory at Auburn and season sweep of the Tigers on Saturday.
The Board of Trustees gave final approval for the Football Performance Center project Friday during its virtual meeting. The estimated cost is $91.9 million.
Auburn's recruiting class ranks 30th nationally, and while it is below the program's usual standard, it is also a sizable improvement over where the Tigers were eight weeks ago.
It was Auburn's defense that cost them most in an 91-86 loss to Georgia. The visitors hit 12 of their first 17 shots to open the second half, and that built them a large enough cushion to hang on and split the season series.
They didn’t end up meaning much to the outcome of the game, but Bruce Pearl will take some positives away from the final minutes in Waco, Texas, on Saturday.
An 84-72 loss at No. 2 Baylor — which Bruce Pearl said might be "the best team I’ve played against" — in the SEC/Big 12 Challenge on Saturday in Waco, Texas, showed that the Tigers are still a step below the nation's elite teams.
Bryan Harsin left his alma mater Boise State for Auburn because he wanted "a chance to compete and play at the highest level" of college football. He'll learn exactly what that means in 2021.
Bruce Pearl’s team — the youngest in the SEC — is growing up. It proved that with a 88-82 victory over Missouri — the oldest in the conference — on Tuesday.
Auburn's recruiting class ranks 48th nationally and 12th in the SEC. And only 19 of 359 blue-chip prospects remain uncommitted, per 247Sports.
This was the first victory for Auburn (9-7, 3-5) at Colonial Life Arena since Feb. 5, 2014, and first triple-digit scoring effort in an SEC game since Feb. 13, 1999. The 109 points are the most they've ever scored in an SEC road win.
A typical day for Bryan Harsin during his first month as Auburn's head coach started at 5:30 a.m. and didn't end until nearly 11:30 p.m.
It doesn't matter that Kentucky came to Auburn Arena three games under .500 — beating the premiere team in the SEC is still "historic," Bruce Pearl said.