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The Report Is In – Gogue Expects Jay Jacobs to Make Necessary Improvements

By Posted on: May 13th, 2013 in Baseball, Basketball, Football, News, Other Sports 8 Comments »

The much awaited report of the committee on Auburn Athletics has given their report to University President Jay Gogue. Dr Gogue had charged the committee to take a look at five criteria for evaluating the athletic department: (1) academic and support services for student-athletes, (2) financial management, (3)customer service, (4) competition, including winning, sportsmanship and Continue Story…

“Are you about TREE, or are you about FOOTBALL?”

By Posted on: April 18th, 2013 in Baseball, Basketball, Business - Entertainment, Football, Other Sports 11 Comments »
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                                 The last roll will take place on April 20, 2013. (Author’s note: In view of the fact that our Oaks’ time on the Plains is drawing to a close, I thought I would update and re-run the first article Continue Story…

Tigers WNIT Run Halted by Drexel but Hopes Raised for Future of Program

By Posted on: March 30th, 2013 in Basketball 1 Comment »
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 First year Auburn Coach Terri Williams-Flournoy brought a winning attitude to Women’s Basketball. The  hot shooting Auburn Women’s Basketball Team that easily handled their first three opponents in the WNIT – suddenly went cold this evening in the quarter-finals. The Tigers shot only 15 percent in the first half and fell behind Drexel 30-12 at Continue Story…

Tigers Continue to Chase Championship Tonight in the Arena

By Posted on: March 30th, 2013 in Basketball 3 Comments »
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Tyrese Tanner scored 25 points with 11 rebounds in WNIT 3rd round victory over Tulane March 27.In what has turned out to be a pleasant surprise, the Auburn women Basketball Team has cruised through the first three rounds of the Women’s National Invitational Tournament, dispensing opponents by an average of 20 points per game.However, in Continue Story…

Tigers Blow Out Tulane 72 – 52, Advance to WNIT Elite Eight

By Posted on: March 27th, 2013 in Basketball 4 Comments »
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Auburn’s Tyrese Tanner (32) blocks Tulane’s Jamie Kaplan (24) during the Tigers WNIT Sweet 16 victory at the Auburn Arena. Another Auburn opponent bit the dust tonight as the Women’s Basketball Team defeated their third post season foe by blowing out Tulane 72 – 52.As with the first two wins, the Tigers did it with Continue Story…

Auburn Plays In WNIT Sweet 16 Tonight

By Posted on: March 27th, 2013 in Basketball 1 Comment »
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Auburn’s Tyrese Tanner (32) drives past Western Kentucky’s Bianca McGee (22) during the second round of the WNIT Sunday, March 24, 2013, at the Auburn Arena.Auburn women will play another round of the WNIT tonight at the Auburn Arena as the Tulane Green wave come to town. Both teams have made it to the Sweet Continue Story…

Monday Musings

By Posted on: March 24th, 2013 in Baseball, Basketball, Football, News, Other Sports 5 Comments »
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A New Era in Accessibility. Expect to see a lot more of the Auburn football team this spring. While former coach Gene Chizik preferred keeping a lid on practices, Gus Malzahn is opening things up a bit. While we won’t be returning to the open policies of Tommy Tuberville, the media will have a half Continue Story…

Auburn Women Host First Round WNIT at the Arena

By Posted on: March 19th, 2013 in Basketball 1 Comment »
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       Terri-Williams Flournoy is taking her Tigers to the postseason in her first year. The Auburn Women’s Basketball Team has been selected to the WNIT. The selection committee made the announcement Monday night. It will be the Tigers 22nd trip to the post season and the fourth appearance all-time in the WNIT.It also Continue Story…