Archive for May, 2011

Irreparable Damage ?

By Posted on: May 10th, 2011 in Football Comments Off
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   Will Mario Fannin have a chance at NFL free agency or will he have a new home in the UFL? Unless you have been out of the country for the last three months, you have to be aware of the on going NFL labor dispute. At one time there was a question whether there would even be Continue Story…

Auburn Club’s Tiger Trek Tour

By Posted on: May 9th, 2011 in Football, News Comments Off

The Auburn Alumni Association’s second annual Tiger Trek, an Auburn Club tour featuring Coach Gene Chizik, head football coach, and Aubie, Auburn’s six-time national champion mascot, has begun and will run through July 21st coming to an end in Birmingham. Six Tiger Trek stops will be hosted in Alabama by the following Auburn Clubs: Shoals Continue Story…

Fact or Fiction? Looking at Auburn In Odd-Numbered Years

By Posted on: May 9th, 2011 in Football Comments Off

Conventional wisdom says Auburn is headed for a down year in football. Noted football prognosticator Phil Steele said Friday that Auburn would be fortunate to go 6-6 and get a bowl bid in 2011. A drop-off is to be expected following the school’s greatest season in 53 years. But according to Steele, Auburn’s struggles will Continue Story…

Georgia’s Washaun Ealey Leaving Early, Ugly

By Posted on: May 9th, 2011 in Football Comments Off
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On Monday, Georgia coach Mark Richt granted troubled running back Washaun Ealey a conditional release to go play for another school, finalizing the career of the state of Georgia product who was supposed to be the second coming of Knowshon Moreno, but who’s legal problems the last year or so ultimately lead to the demise of his playing days in Continue Story…

Tiger Football Preview!

By Posted on: May 5th, 2011 in Football Comments Off
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War Eagle, everybody! It’s that time of year when the football magazines start hitting the store shelves! With that in mind, we’ll take a look today at the 2011Auburn Tigers. On this crisp, starlit morning, it feels more like a fall football Saturday than a spring day. Kick back with a warm mug of coffee,and Continue Story…

Victory Over Georgia Skyrockets Tigers Confidence

By Posted on: May 4th, 2011 in Other Sports Comments Off

Auburn players celebrate wild finish to victory over No. 4 Georgia It’s the top of the seventh with two outs, Auburn pitcher Angel Bunner is on the mound and needs one more out to seal an historic victory over number 4 Georgia. Bulldog infielderMegan Williams drives the next pitch to right field. The ball hits the top of the Continue Story…

Tiger Tennis Set To Play In NCAA Tournament

By Posted on: May 4th, 2011 in Other Sports Comments Off
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The No. 22 Auburn men’s tennis team has been selected for the 2011 NCAA Tournament. This will be the 19th time that Auburn has qualified for the NCAA Tournament and the Tigers12th consecutive trip to the national tournament.  Auburn (15-9) will play May 13th in Athens, Georgia  at 10 am EST. Their first round opponent will be Continue Story…

Cydney Clanton Named All-SEC Again

By Posted on: May 4th, 2011 in Other Sports Comments Off
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Auburn senior Cydney Clanton has been named to the All-Southeastern Conference First Team for the fourth time in her collegiate career. There have been six other Tigers that have received All SEC honors in the past but Clanton is only the second golfer to make the First Team all four years. Celeste Troche was the last Auburn Tiger Continue Story…