Archive for January, 2013

It’s Down to the Wire!

By Posted on: January 31st, 2013 in Football 7 Comments »

Who will show up on the field for the Tigers?      War Eagle, everybody! We’re in the last frenzied hours of football recruiting, with signing day less than a week away. With the addition of linebacker commitments Cameron Toney, Kenny Flowers, and Brandon King, Auburn has rocketed up in the rankings. ESPN currently has the Continue Story…

Running back Mike Blakely Has Left Auburn Football Team

By Posted on: January 30th, 2013 in Football, News 4 Comments »
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New Auburn running back Cameron Artis-Payne’s singing just took on increased significance tonight. If there wasn’t enough drama surrounding Auburn’s final weekend before next Wednesday’s National Signing Day … Aaron Brenner of the Colunbus, Ga. Ledger Enquirer is reporting tonight that, “Sophomore running back Mike Blakely is no longer with the Auburn football team and Continue Story…

Auburn Looks to Snap Four Game Losing Streak Against UGA

By Posted on: January 30th, 2013 in Basketball 4 Comments »
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           Leading Auburn scorer Frankie Sullivan must have help tonight against the Bulldogs.“We’re getting a lot of open looks from behind that line, and we’ve got some really good shooters who aren’t making them right now. Our shooters, who (have been) getting a lot of open shots, have to step up and make them,” That’s Continue Story…

Coach Malzahn and Staff Have Done a Superb Job!

By Posted on: January 30th, 2013 in Member Post 5 Comments »

It amazes me that slightly more than a moth ago Auburn University was announcing the firing of Coach Gene Chizik after a 2010 undefeated season and a national title, following the school’s worst record (in 2012) in decades. Many sports writers were putting the Auburn story front and center for all to read, and unfortunately Continue Story…

Possible Bama troubles?

By Posted on: January 30th, 2013 in Member Post 17 Comments »

There is a story over on that is claiming bama players used and bought deer antler spray. Just speculation at this point, but acusations of PED use usually turn up true it seems to me. Only bad part is that it mentions Auburn too.

Final Recruiting Weekend Huge for Auburn

By Posted on: January 30th, 2013 in Football 7 Comments »

                                              Will Auburn keep Carl Lawson in the fold?After playing catch up since being hired on December 4, Auburn Coach Gus Malzahn and his staff are driving toward closing strong in the final weekend of the 2013 recruiting season. Not long after the coaching changes were announced, the Tigers fell out of the top 20. Continue Story…

Morgan Estell Named Preseason All-SEC

By Posted on: January 30th, 2013 in Other Sports Comments Off

                                      Despite coming off a shortened 2012 season due to an injury just after the first 15 games last year, Auburn junior Morgan Estell has been named to the 2013 All-Southeastern Conference Softball Preseason Team.At the time of the injury, Estell was hitting a team-best .432 with four doubles, 11 RBI and 17 runs scored. Continue Story…

Tuesday News and Notes…

By Posted on: January 29th, 2013 in Football 10 Comments »

Monday was a day to kiss up for Auburn assistant coach Rodney Garner. It was also a day that could make or break this year’s recruiting class. After famously passing on five-star defensive-end Carl Lawson while at Georgia, Garner has his work cut out for him, trying to convince the Milton High School senior to Continue Story…