Archive for February, 2011

Ryan Pugh Named Player of Year by Montgomery Quarterback Club

By Posted on: February 7th, 2011 in Football Comments Off

Auburn center Ryan Pugh (50) blocks for Darvin Adams (89). The Montgomery Quarterback Club has named Auburn senior Ryan Pugh as its 2010 Player of the year. Earlier this year Ryan was a finalist for the Remington Trophy for the nation’s best center. He also was a finalist for the Lowe’s Senior Class Award, which is presented to student athletes who excels on Continue Story…

Notice to College Football: Keep Short-Selling Auburn

By Posted on: February 7th, 2011 in Football Comments Off

I’m with Jay on the notion of fawning over 18-year old football recruits. Yes, we do need players and there’s no doubt that the NSD hype is here with us to stay. But if you analyze it,  the track record of picking the winners and losers from the ranks of high schoolers over the past few decades Continue Story…

Tigers “Never To Yield” Spirit Forces Ga. In To Overtime

By Posted on: February 5th, 2011 in Basketball Comments Off

The outmanned Auburn Tigers took a 16-6 Georgia team in to over time at Stegeman Coliseum in Athens Saturday afternoon, only to lose in the end 81-72. With the lone exception of the Tennessee game, the Tigers have become a dangerous team of late for SEC opponents. It’s only been a week since Auburn defeated South Carolina Continue Story…

Building Auburn Basketball To A National Program

By Posted on: February 4th, 2011 in Basketball Comments Off

When five Auburn seniors decided to seek their release with the hiring of a new basketball coach in the spring of 2010, it didn’t take a basketball guru to know that new head coach Tony Barbee would have his work cut out for him. At his press conference, Barbee said he had come to help Auburn win Continue Story…

Tigers Make Hay Recruiting Again!

By Posted on: February 3rd, 2011 in Football Comments Off

War Eagle, everybody! National Signing Day has come and gone, and Coach Gene Chizik and his staff have once again signed a tremendously regarded class of football players! ESPN ranks Auburn’s class 3rd in the nation! If nothing else, this class is LOADED with great linemen, and that’s where this game is won or lost. Your Continue Story…

National Signing Day Is Just A Day Away

By Posted on: February 1st, 2011 in Football Comments Off

Five star recruit Kris Frost (LB/WR) is expected to send his letter of intent to Auburn Feb. 2nd. The Auburn Tigers are looking for a strong finish as National Signing Day is just a day away. Tomorrow morning the fax machines will start humming in the Auburn Athletic offices as signed national letters of intent start to Continue Story…