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SPORTS 9/29/17 11:33am

Sara P's Fast 5: 5 Keys to Defeating Miss State

Auburn, Ala. (EETV) - No. 13 Auburn returns home to welcome their first SEC opponent Saturday. A seemingly impressive Mississippi State is looking to rebound after a detrimental loss to UGA in week 4.  A team that looked to pose a major threat to the Tigers now seems beatable. Here are my 5 keys to an Auburn win over MSU:


SPORTS 9/28/17 5:44pm

Men's Tennis travels to Nashville

Auburn, Ala. (EETV)- Men's Tennis will be back on the court at the Commodore Scramble on Friday through Sunday. The tournament is hosted by Vanderbilt University in Nashville, TN. Doubles tennis will begin play at 9 a.m.


SPORTS 9/28/17 2:58pm

Season Ticket Returns

On Tuesday Auburn assistant basketball coach Chuck Person was named as a defendant in a federal bribery case that included nine others three of which were NCAA assistant coaches. 


SPORTS 9/28/17 12:23pm

Caroline Bado Named to National Team of the Week

Auburn soccer added another player this week to receive national honors. TopDrawerSoccer.com named Caroline Bado to the National Team of the Week, after she led the Tigers’ defense in two dominate conference games. Bado follows in the footsteps of fellow teammate Hannah Alspach, who earned the same honor last week. Bado is a redshirt senior defender and was also named SEC Defensive Player of the Week, in addition to her national honors. “We had two great games defensively last week, and Caroline is clearly the leader of our back line,” head coach Karen Hoppa said.


SPORTS 9/27/17 12:29pm

EJ Montgomery Decommits from Auburn

Auburn, Ala. (EETV) - E.J. Montgomery has decommitted from Auburn, first reported by Scout.com Wednesday morning. Montgomery, a five-star power forward out of Marietta, Ga, decommited one day after Auburn associate head coach Chuck Person was charged in a federal bribery case. Montgomery's father told Scout.com, "We are going to open EJ's recruitment back up." The 6'10 forward from Wheeler High School is currently the No. 4 power forward prospect and is currently ranked No. 17 overall. This is the first major recruitment decommitment since the news broke of the FBI probe investigation on Sept.


SPORTS 9/26/17 1:00pm

Auburn volleyball sweeps Georgia, 3-0

Auburn, Ala. (EETV) - Auburn volleyball swept Georgia on the road this weekend, 3-0. The Tigers are now undefeated in SEC play and have a 9-2 record overall this season, which is the best start since 2013. Jesse Earl recorded 18 digs against Georgia and had an ace in the match.


SPORTS 9/26/17 10:51am

What's Next: Auburn Basketball's Chuck Person

Auburn, Ala. (EETV) - As of Monday morning, Auburn Associate Head Coach Chuck Person was listed as a  defendant in a federal bribery case. Person was a 2 time All-American for Auburn (1985, 1986) and helped lead the Tigers to the elite eight in the 1986 NCAA Tournament.  Person is second on the Auburn all-time leading scorer list with 2,311 points and is fourth on the SEC all-time leading scorer list. Auburn basketball retired his jersey number (45) in 2006. He was the No. 4 overall pick in the 1986 draft by the Indiana Pacers and bounced around the NBA, finishing his career with the Seattle Sonics in 2000. After a hiatus from Auburn, Person returned to his alma mater in 2014 to be the associate head coach under current coach Bruce Pearl.  Person helped coach Auburn to an 18-14 record last season, Auburn's first winning season since 2008-2009.


SPORTS 9/25/17 3:49pm

Women’s Tennis wraps up fall season opener

Auburn, Ala. (EETV) – Auburn opened their fall season traveling to Coral Gables, Fl. for the Miami Fall Invite.  The Tigers had nine combined victories in singles and doubles against players from Florida Gulf Coast University, Miami, and Pittsburgh. Freshman Jaeda Daniel went 2-0 in singles play including a 6-3, 6-1 win over Miami’s 2017 NCAA Tournament semifinalist. In doubles play, senior Alizee Michaud and Daniel had a 6-1 victory against FGCU while senior Mary Katherine Lewis and Daniel took down Pittsburgh 6-0. Another notable performance for Auburn was a doubles win by junior Alannah Griffin and freshman Madeline Meredith who defeated FGCU 6-4.  In addition, the pairing of Lewis and junior Caroline Turner resulted in a pair of 6-4 decisions. Auburn travels to Malibu, CA for the All American Championships on Sept.


SPORTS 9/25/17 2:24pm

Soccer shuts out Kentucky at home

Auburn, Ala. (EETV) - Soccer defeated Kentucky 3-0 on Sunday afternoon. The team’s performance continues to improve, as they carry on their undefeated streak in the Southeastern Conference (2-0-1). Auburn started out on top, as they claimed the lead during the first half.


SPORTS 9/22/17 2:23pm

Sara P's Fast 5: 5 Keys for an Auburn Win Over Missouri

Auburn, Ala. (EETV) - Auburn football will officially start their SEC play Saturday on the road at Missouri. The No. 15 Tigers of Auburn are facing Mizzou for only the third time in school history (1-1), the last meeting being in the SEC Championship in 2013.  Here are my 5 keys for Auburn to come away with their first SEC win of the season: