Archive for May, 2011

SEC Meeting To Consider Controversial Topics

By Posted on: May 31st, 2011 in News Comments Off
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Mile Slive, SEC Commissioner will present new plan for roster management at the league’s meeting.   The South Eastern Conference is conducting the league’s annual meeting all this week in Destin, Florida. The league’s presidents, athletic directors, and coaches will be looking at several controversial issues that could bring major changes to the way the Continue Story…

A Really Big Cat Weekend!

By Posted on: May 29th, 2011 in Football Comments Off

If I heard it once, I heard it a thousand times last year leading up to the national championship game. Going to Glendale to watch Auburn play for the national championship was a once in a lifetime opportunity. I’m not so sure. While it took 53 years to get the second national title at Auburn, Continue Story…

A Really Big Cat Weekend!

By Posted on: May 29th, 2011 in Football Comments Off

If I heard it once, I heard it a thousand times last year leading up to the national championship game. Going to Glendale to watch Auburn play for the national championship was a once in a lifetime opportunity. I’m not so sure. While it took 53 years to get the second national title at Auburn, Continue Story…

A Trip to Death Valley!

By Posted on: May 26th, 2011 in Football Comments Off
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War Eagle, everybody! It’s time for another look at a 2011 Auburn football opponent. On September 7th, Auburn travels to Clemson, South Carolina for a nationally televised ABC tilt with the Tigers. The game kicks off at 11:00 AM, so Tiger fans should stock up on the coffee! When these two teams played in 2010, Continue Story…

Backs Are to the Wall For Tiger Baseball Today

By Posted on: May 26th, 2011 in Baseball Comments Off
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Kevin Patterson had a 2 run double in Wednesday’s loss to South Carolina. The 2011 Auburn Baseball season will either continue or end today when the Tigers take on Georgia in an elimination game in the SEC Tournament. In Wednesday’s game Auburn appeared to  have things in hand as the Tigers jumped out to a 3-0 first Continue Story…

Is So Close the Same As So Far Away?

By Posted on: May 26th, 2011 in Baseball Comments Off
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Auburn players express disappointment at Tigers elimination from the SEC Tournament   Isn’t there a game where you get points for coming close? Oh yeah it’s called horseshoes. Too bad that doesn’t apply in baseball. For the Auburn Tigers have been close all year, having lost eight one run games during the regular season they Continue Story…

Jim Pyburn Was One of Auburn’s Greatest Athletes

By Posted on: May 25th, 2011 in Member Post Comments Off
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 One of Shug Jordan’s best players, All American End Jim Pyburn.       I never got to see Jim play ball but I grew up during the fifties in an Auburn environment hearing of the exploits of the great Jim Pyburn. Today’s young Auburn fans hear about Bo Jackson, Cadillac Williams, Ronnie Brown, and Cam Newton. As a child I Continue Story…

Cydney Clanton Four Time All-American

By Posted on: May 25th, 2011 in Baseball Comments Off

For the fourth consecutive year Auburn golfer Cydney Clanton has been named an All-American. She was named last weekend to the National Golf Coaches Association All-America Second Team. At the end of her freshman and junior years she was named first team all-American. The honor came last weekend after the NCAA Championship in College Station, Continue Story…