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Happy 158th Birthday to Auburn University!

By Posted on: February 1st, 2014 in Featured Article, Football, News 3 Comments »
AUBURN UNIVERSITY

On this day in 1856 Auburn University was born. The school was established as the East Alabama Male College and 16 years later became the first land grant college in the south. Today Auburn is recognizes as one of the nation’s preeminent comprehensive land-grant universities. Although she has one of the most recognizable brands in Continue Story…

Tribute to Gus Malzahn, National Coach of the Year (video)

By Posted on: January 22nd, 2014 in Football, News 1 Comment »

Auburn’s Gus Malahn has numerous National College Coach of the Year Awards for the job he has done in leading the Tigers to an SEC Championship and berth in the BCS Championship Game. Below is a video honoring the Auburn Head Coach.                                       

Coach Malzahn’s 2013 Post Season Review Press Conference

By Posted on: January 12th, 2014 in Football, News Comments Off

Gus Malzahn gives his post season wrap up in this video. He said,“There’s no doubt it’s pretty tough when you get that close, but hey, you have to find a way to move on. The future is very bright. That’s what I told our team. The groundwork is laid and the future is bright and Continue Story…

Thomas Becomes Only Former SEC Player to Make it to Cooperstown

By Posted on: January 9th, 2014 in Baseball, News 4 Comments »
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The greatest slugger to ever play baseball in the South Eastern Conference was voted into Major League Baseball’s Hall of Fame Wednesday. Former Auburn First Baseman, Frank ‘The Big Hurt” Thomas who played at Auburn between 1987 – 1989 and went on to play for the Chicago White Sox, received nearly 84% of the votes Continue Story…

Mason Declares for NFL Draft …Thanks for the Memories Tre!

By Posted on: January 9th, 2014 in Football, News 14 Comments »
Tre Mason, Shawn Williams

                                                                                                              (photo:Julie Bennett al.com)Well he’s gone. Auburn’s star running back, Tre Mason, has declared for the NFL Draft. The SEC Offensive Player of the Year and Heisman finalist said that although he was blessed to play for Coach Malzahn and the Tigers, he plans to move on to the next level. You really can’t blame Continue Story…

Gus Malzahn Post BCS Game Press Conference

By Posted on: January 7th, 2014 in Football, News 1 Comment »

Gus Malzahn said he was, “Very proud of my team, proud of these guys, how far they’ve come from the very first game to getting here, and just being on the brink of winning the whole thing.” Watch all of the coach’s post game remarks in this video.                     Continue Story…

Gus Malzahn Receives Eddie Robinson Coach of the Year Award

By Posted on: January 5th, 2014 in Football, News 4 Comments »

Here’s a great video of Auburn Coach Gus Malzahn receiving the Eddie Robinson Coach of the Year Award. It’s good to see a normally serious Malzahn laughing in this light hearted ceremony punctuated by former UCLA coach Rick Neuheisel serenading Gus with his rendition of  “Born in the SEC.” Congrats Coach for another well deserved Continue Story…

Gus Malzahn and Nick Marshall at BCS Media Day 1-4-14

By Posted on: January 4th, 2014 in Football, News 3 Comments »

Head Coach Gus Malzahn and Auburn Quarterback Nick Marshall answer questions in this video from the BCS National Championship Media Day on Saturday. Coach Malzahn says that his Tigers being the underdogs in the contest is nothing new, “We have been the underdogs a whole lot this year. It’s just kind of a normal thing. Continue Story…