Archive for March, 2010

Jacobs Explains Decision To Terminate Lebo

By Posted on: March 12th, 2010 in Football Comments Off

Below is a copy of an email sent out this evening by Auburn Athletic Director Jay Jacobs concerning today’s termination of men’s basketball coach Jeff Lebo… Dear Auburn Family, As most of you know by now, Coach Jeff Lebo will not return as head basketball coach at Auburn University. I met with Coach Lebo earlier Continue Story…

Good Money Says The BCS Is Here To Stay

By Posted on: March 12th, 2010 in Football Comments Off

For all the talk about the college bowl system being outdated and unfair, fans still flock to their television sets each winter for the games. Looking at last season’s attendance and television ratings, it’s easy to understand why college presidents are reluctant to mess with a good thing – at least from their standpoint. Never Continue Story…

Auburn Spring Football!

By Posted on: March 11th, 2010 in Football Comments Off
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War Eagle, everybody! The wait is just about over. In about a week, the Auburn Tiger football team will take the field for spring drills. After what seems like months of gray days, we’ll get a first glimmer of information about how the 2010 team will look. There are many questions to be answered. The Continue Story…

Auburn vs. the SEC, Part IV

By Posted on: March 11th, 2010 in Football Comments Off
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War Eagle, everybody! Today we conclude our review of the past decade of Auburn football. The subject will be the Iron Bowl. To say that the ‘Aughts have been good for Auburn is a gross understatement. Never before in Iron Bowl history has Auburn beaten Alabama seven times in a decade! Only in the 1890s Continue Story…

Auburn vs. the SEC, Part IV

By Posted on: March 11th, 2010 in Football Comments Off
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War Eagle, everybody! Today we conclude our review of the past decade of Auburn football. The subject will be the Iron Bowl. To say that the ‘Aughts have been good for Auburn is a gross understatement. Never before in Iron Bowl history has Auburn beaten Alabama seven times in a decade! Only in the 1890s Continue Story…

Baseball Fever Hits Auburn

By Posted on: March 10th, 2010 in Baseball Comments Off
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For the better part of a decade now, Auburn has mimicked the style of the Baltimore Orioles. It plays its games surrounded in luxury, in perhaps the finest collegiate baseball facility in America, drawing comparisons to beautiful Camden Yard in Maryland. Like its brethren to the north, Auburn baseball has not been worthy of the Continue Story…

A Rememberance of Things Past and Lost

By Posted on: March 8th, 2010 in Football Comments Off
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I read today that Notre Dame has just inked a deal to play Maryland at FedEX Field for the 2011 season, a neutral site game that will give the Irish four seasons in a row with such a game. They’ve also got Arizona State scheduled in Cowboys Stadium in Texas for 2013. Last year they played Washington Continue Story…

Lebo Death Watch Begins… Now!

By Posted on: March 8th, 2010 in Football Comments Off

What is it with Jeff Lebo and Auburn fans? By every measurable category, he’s been a complete disaster as head basketball coach. From the moment he walked in the door and most of his new players walked out the other, Lebo has slowly been dying on the vine. Yet, despite going 35-60 in SEC play Continue Story…