Archive for the ‘Basketball’ Category

It’s Time for Auburn to Roll the Dice on Bruce Pearl

By Posted on: March 17th, 2014 in Basketball 8 Comments »

Everywhere you turn these days, it’s all about Bruce Pearl. Can Auburn get him? Will Auburn take a chance on him? But what’s the real story behind the colorful former Tennessee coach? What do we really know about him?Most importantly, he led a down-and-out Tennessee program to six straight NCAA Tournament appearances. Auburn has been Continue Story…

Auburn Dismisses Basketball CoachTony Barbee

By Posted on: March 12th, 2014 in Basketball, News 16 Comments »
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Auburn lost to South Carolina 74-56 tonight in the South Eastern Conference Tournament to end another losing season in the SEC. A short time later AD Jay Jacobs announced that Head Coach Tony Barbee would not be returning for a fifth year.Barbee was 49-75 overall and 18-51 in his four years in the SEC. It Continue Story…

Auburn’s Major Sport Head Coaches.

By Posted on: March 6th, 2014 in Baseball, Basketball, Football 6 Comments »
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Where do they stand?(Photo by Acid Reign.)      War Eagle, everybody. Fat Tuesday has come and gone, and it’s the season for giving things up. Frankly, I’m for giving up cold and ice threats, and trading in for storms, bugs and the stink of blooming Bradford pear trees. Spring football just can’t get here fast Continue Story…

The Auburn Bruisers.

By Posted on: February 27th, 2014 in Basketball 7 Comments »
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Should Tony Barbee get another year?(Photo by Acid Reign.)      War Eagle, everybody! I decided to watch a little Auburn basketball tonight on my DVR, and I think a cage match broke out. At home in Auburn Arena, Auburn took out the trash and decked South Carolina 83-67. A 16 point win at home against Continue Story…

Thursday Ramblings.

By Posted on: February 20th, 2014 in Baseball, Basketball, Football 12 Comments »
Bleak Midwinter

We’re in the bleak midwinter.(Photo by Acid Reign.)      War Eagle, everybody. A long offseason continues, but there is a bit of a light at the end of the tunnel. Snow and ice have given way to thunderstorms and short sleeves here in the Deep South. Auburn football players have begun the dreaded mat drills Continue Story…

Auburn Basketball Breaks Streak Over Pachyderm’s back, Beat Bama 74 55! – (Malzahn receives Iron Bowl Trophy)

By Posted on: January 30th, 2014 in Basketball 8 Comments »
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            Auburn players celebrate win over Bama with the student section. (photo:Julie Bennett,al.com)Chris Denson and KT Harrell scored a combined 55 points tonight to help Auburn end their losing streak and defeat arch rival Alabama. The two Auburn guards matched the total points scored by the Tide as the Tigers broke the streak over the Continue Story…

Auburn Looks to Win Barbee’s 2nd Iron Bowl of Basketball

By Posted on: January 29th, 2014 in Basketball, Featured Article 12 Comments »
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Cam Newton celebrates Auburn Basketball’s last win over Alabama. (photo: Albert Cesare,Opelika Auburn News)February 6th, 2013 Auburn’s leading scorer Frankie Sullivan missed his first 11 shots against Alabama and the Tigers trailed at the half 23-13. But Auburn overcame the deficit to win The Iron Bowl of Basketball 49-37. It was the last time Auburn Continue Story…

Auburn Basketball Desperate For A Win – (Updated)

By Posted on: January 22nd, 2014 in Basketball, Featured Article 5 Comments »
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                                                                                                 (photo: Julie Bennett. al.com) ”Any time you lose it’s disappointing, especially given how hard this team fights, and how hard they fight together,” Auburn Basketball Coach Tony Barbee after his team lost to No.7 Continue Story…