Sara Palczewski


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Okeke, Harper step up to power Tigers over Tide

AUBURN, Ala. (EETV) - With Anfernee McLemore and Mustapha Heron out for the Tigers, freshman Chuma Okeke stepped up to power No. 12 Auburn over Alabama 90-71. Okeke would record his second double-double of the season, scoring 16 points and hauling in 10 rebounds for the Tigers.  "....." Auburn would get out to a lead early, going on an 8-0 run to start the game.


Auburn drops out of AP Top 10

Auburn, Ala. (EETV) - After going 1-1, Auburn falls to No. 12 in this week's AP Poll. The Tigers were previously ranked No. 10 but fell to South Carolina Sunday 84-75. The Tigers got a huge win Wednesday,  Brown did not play at Georgia but did travel with the team.


Tigers handle business on Opening Day

AUBURN, Ala. (EETV) - The Tigers put on a show for their fans, shutting out visiting Longwood 5-0 to open the 2018 season. Top junior pitching prospect Casey Mize highlighted the evening for Auburn.


Tigers slip in latest AP Poll

Auburn, Ala. (EETV) - After going 1-1, Auburn falls for No. ___ in this week's AP Poll. The Tigers were previously ranked No. 11 but fell to Texas A&M Wednesday 81-80. Auburn would go on to defeat Georgia on the road 78-61 Saturday.


NCAA Tournament Committee releases top-16 teams

Auburn, Ala. (EETV) - The NCAA Tournament Committee has announced their top-16 teams one month before Selection Sunday.  No. 8 Auburn was ranked No. 5 overall by the committee and was given a No. 2 seed in the Midwest region.  The projected No.1 are: Virginia (1), Villanova (2), Xavier (3) and Purdue (4). Virginia was awarded the overall top seed in the tournament. Joining Auburn as No. 2 seeds are Kansas (6), Duke (7) and Cincinnati (8).  The Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) has 4 teams in the top-16, the most by any conference.


Aggies hand Tigers first home loss

Auburn, Ala. (EETV) - A late rally for No. 8 Auburn proves not enough as the Aggies hand the Tigers their first home loss 81-80. With 3 seconds to go, Auburn had a chance to win the game on a 3-point buzzer beater from Mustapha Heron but the shot fell short as time expired. "We didn't execute it properly," Auburn head coach Bruce Pearl said of the final shot.


Basketball finally in the Top 10

Auburn, Ala. (EETV) - The Tigers make their first top-10 appearance at  No. ___  this week's AP Poll after defeating Ole Miss and Vanderbilt. The Tigers moved from No. 11 after their 79-70 win on the road at Oxford followed by their 12th straight home win 93-81 over Vanderbilt Saturday. Auburn is still the highest ranked SEC team in the nation.