Four-star strong-side defensive end Jaren Handy (Hattiesburg, Mississippi) committed to Auburn on Monday. The 6-5, 278-pound Handy committed to the Tigers over the likes of Alabama and Ole Miss and had previously been committed to LSU.
Auburn Tigers quarterback Jarrett Stidham will be a counselor at the Manning Passing Academy later this month. He will be joined at the high school camp by other notable college quarterbacks such as Alabama’s Jalen Hurts and Georgia’s Jake Fromm.
Auburn alum and former two-sport athlete Bo Jackson was on MLB Network during the 2018 MLB Draft. Jackson was asked what advice he would give Kyler Murray, the Oklahoma Sooners quarterback who was drafted by the Oakland Athletics with the ninth pick.
Former Auburn Tigers athletic director Jay Jacobs was named Florida’s executive associate athletic director on Tuesday. Jacobs joins the Gators’ athletic department after spending more than 30 years in the Auburn athletic department, the last 13 as A.D.
Auburn sophomore Pace Ozmint was arrested Saturday for a minor in possession of alcohol and giving false identification to a law enforcement officer. Per Auburn police logs, Ozmint was arrested on W Magnolia Avenue in Auburn.
Auburn has given men’s basketball coach Bruce Pearl a three-year contract extension. Pearl's extension through the 2022-2023 season comes after he led the Tigers to the SEC regular season title and their first NCAA Tournament berth since 2003.
Former Auburn guard Mustapha Heron committed to St. John’s after visiting the school earlier in the day. The Waterbury, Connecticut, native will have to sit out the 2018-2019 season for the Red Storm but will have two seasons of eligibility remaining.
Auburn athletic director Allen Greene was asked about changes that would end Auburn football playing Georgia and Alabama either on the road or at home in the same year. To Greene, exploring changes in the current setup is a task worth taking on.
Auburn Tigers football coach Gus Malzahn cleared the air about CJ Harris, a potential walk-on who takes cannabis oil medication for his epilepsy. Malzahn said Harris was not cleared by the Auburn medical staff, thereby making him ineligible.
Auburn head coach Gus Malzahn had some strong words about a new NCAA rule that will limit teams to 20 headsets per game. Malzahn went as far as to call this new piece of game legislation a "joke" when speaking at SEC spring meetings.
CBS will broadcast West Virginia vs. Tennessee on Sept. 1, Georgia at South Carolina on Sept. 8 and LSU at Auburn on Sept. 15. All three of those college football games will kick off at 3:30 ET. CBS will also broadcast Georgia vs. Florida on Oct. 27.
Since SEC expansion, Georgia and Auburn have both run into problems when it comes to their schedules. Both head coaches, Kirby Smart and Gus Malzahn, would be in favor of the SEC balancing out their schedules in the near future.
Auburn guard Jared Harper announced he was withdrawing from the 2018 NBA Draft and will return to Auburn. Harper’s return means three of the four Tigers who were testing their NBA Draft stock will instead suit up for Auburn in the 2018-2019 season.
Auburn Tigers guard Bryce Brown announced Tuesday he will return to the basketball program for his senior season. Brown’s decision came shortly after teammate Austin Wiley also announced he will return to the team for the 2018-2019 season.
Auburn guard Mustapha Heron has made a change of plans regarding his future. Heron, who intended to enter the 2018 NBA Draft and sign an agent, will withdraw from the draft and transfer from the Tigers. Heron has two years of eligibility left.
Auburn basketball player Austin Wiley is withdrawing from the 2018 NBA Draft and will return to the Tigers. Wiley’s decision comes after having to sit out the 2017-2018 season due to his involvement in the FBI’s college basketball investigation.
Lindy's Sports annual college football magazine asks SEC football coaches about the other teams in the conference and prints their anonymous responses. When the topic of Auburn head coach Gus Malzahn came up, one coach didn’t hold back.
The South Point Hotel and Casino released point spreads for its college football “Game of the Year” list, four of which were Auburn games. The list consists of 79 games starting with four matchups in Week 2 up to the Army vs. Navy game Dec. 8.
Warner Robins senior CJ Harris has been ruled ineligible to play football at Auburn. Harris planned to walk on as a safety at Auburn, but it has been determined the cannabis oil he takes to fight his epilepsy would not allow him to play in the NCAA.
Former Auburn fullback Keenan Sweeney announced Tuesday he will transfer to Notre Dame. Sweeney, who graduated from Auburn in the spring, has one year of eligibility remaining and will able to play immediately for the Fighting Irish.