Posts Tagged ‘Tony Barbee’

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…

A Chance For Redemption

By Posted on: January 23rd, 2013 in Basketball 5 Comments »
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You could hear the frustration in Tony Barbee’s voice in his post game press conference, “I got out coached. They (Tigers) got out played.” It was evident he was disgusted with the performance of his basketball team against Kentucky.Saturday night the Tigers appeared to be riding a wave of confidence going into the game. All Continue Story…

A Road Win at Bud Walton Arena Would be Huge

By Posted on: January 16th, 2013 in Basketball Comments Off
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                  Frankie Sullivan will lead Tigers into a hostile environment at ArkansasJanuary 25th, 2012 the Auburn Tigers are in a tight basketball game with Arkansas. The Tigers have fought and scraped for 40 minutes in front of a rowdy crowd of 19,500 Razorback fans in Bud Walton Continue Story…

Monday Musings: Beauty Queen Edition

By Posted on: January 14th, 2013 in Basketball, Football 14 Comments »

Count me among those who saw nothing wrong with the comments made by ESPN play-by-play man Brent Musburger about Auburn graduate and current Miss Alabama Katherine Webb during last week’s BCS Championship game.Of course, I was still in shock over seeing an Auburn graduate sporting an Alabama jersey, sitting in the stands with the Bama Continue Story…

Auburn Opens SEC Play Tonight Against LSU

By Posted on: January 9th, 2013 in Basketball 3 Comments »
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                               Frankie Sullivan is the SEC’s second leading scorer.Auburn Basketball finished the first half of their season last Wednesday with what may have been their best performance of the Tony Barbee  era. The Tigers defeated the ACC Defending Champions, Florida State 78-72. And they did it with grit Continue Story…

Is Dameyune Craig Back in the Picture?

By Posted on: January 2nd, 2013 in Football 16 Comments »

All was quiet on the coaching front yesterday, but that will be changing fast. Gus Malzahn is expected to name as many as three new assistant coaches over the next 48 hours. Auburn Undercover is reporting that former Auburn quarterback and current Florida State assistant Dameyune Craig may still be a candidate to return to 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…