Posts Tagged ‘Rob Chubb’

“We Weren’t Gonna Get Bullied”- Tony Barbee on Auburn Loss to Kentucky

By Posted on: February 9th, 2013 in Basketball 3 Comments »
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    Asauhn Dixon-Tatum and Josh Wallace fight for the ball in first half action against Kentucky.For most of this basketball season, Auburn Coach Tony Barbee has been preaching to his team to show some fighting spirit. His Tigers gave the coach what he has been demanding today against Kentucky, the hottest team in the SEC.Despite Continue Story…

Auburn Comes Up Short After Pushing Arkansas into Double Overtime

By Posted on: January 16th, 2013 in Basketball 1 Comment »
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                    Rob Chubb had a double- double night in Tigers’ loss to Arkansas.For the third year in a row, the Arkansas Razorbacks have handed the Auburn Tigers another razor close loss at Bud Walton Arena. This time it took two overtime periods to get the job done.Despite Frankie Sullivan’s 26 points and Rob Chubb’s 12 Continue Story…

Can Tigers Put Slow Start in Rearview Mirror?

By Posted on: December 18th, 2012 in Basketball 7 Comments »
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             Auburn is a much better basketball team with Chris Denson in the line up.Take away the last 4-5 minutes in three of the Auburn men’s Basketball losses this season and the Tigers would have an early season record of 7-2. However, that record currently stands at a disappointing 4-5.For the first seven Continue Story…

Auburn Basketball Season Begins With Great Expectations

By Posted on: November 14th, 2012 in Basketball 7 Comments »

When the 2010 Conference USA Coach of the Year was hired to be Auburn’s nineteenth Head Basketball Coach, he came to the job with great expectations.After all Tony Barbee had gone to the post season in 18 of his 19 years as a player or coach, had been mentored by John Calipari, had averaged 20.5 Continue Story…

Tony Barbee Predicts Tigers Will Finish Higher In SEC

By Posted on: October 27th, 2012 in Basketball 2 Comments »

With less than two weeks till basketball season gets under way, Auburn Coach Tony Barbee spoke today at the SEC Media Days. Barbee said that he believes his program has gotten better each year.He said that no one puts a higher expectation on his program than he does himself. “When I talk about expectations … Continue Story…