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SPORTS 9/15/17 10:33am

Sara P's Fast 5: 5 Keys to Defeating Mercer

Auburn, Ala. (EETV) - After a disappointing loss to No. 3 Clemson last Saturday, the No. 15 Auburn Tigers return home to try to rebound their season against Mercer. This game should be an easy win for the Tigers, but with their offensive struggles and lack of identity offensively, Auburn might be looking at a difficult game. Here are my 5 keys to Auburn defeating Mercer: 1) Establish the Run For Auburn to win, they must establish the run early.


SPORTS 9/14/17 6:16pm

BREAKING: Mickey Dean Named Softball Coach

Auburn, Ala. (EETV) - Mickey Dean named Auburn Softball coach by Auburn Director of Athletics Jay Jacobs. The announcement was made Thursday by Jacobs. Dean comes from James Madison University where he was the head coach for the past 5 seasons. “Coach Dean’s accomplishments at JMU are remarkable,” Jacobs said in response to the hiring.


SPORTS 9/11/17 2:09pm

Sara P's Fast 5: 5 Takeaways from Loss at Clemson

Auburn, Ala. (EETV) - After Auburn's loss at Clemson, we learned several things about the now No. 15 Auburn Tigers. The first test of the season didn't yield the result many Auburn fans wanted, but it did answer more questions about the identity of this Auburn team. Here are my 5 takeaways following the 14-6 loss at No. 3 Clemson. 1) Stidham: Mr. Future, not Mr. Right now Stidham was supposed to be the missing piece for the Auburn offense that would lead the Tigers to a College Playoff appearance and possibly a national title this season. After Georgia Southern in week 1, many questioned the potential this quarterback had.


SPORTS 9/9/17 8:46pm

Halftime Update: Auburn down 7-6

Clemson, S.C. (EETV) - No. 13 Auburn trails No. 3 Clemson 7-6 at the half.  Auburn took the early lead, converting two field goals in the first half by Daniel Carlson. Clemson took the lead late in the second quarter on a 3-yard touchdown run by quarterback Kelly Bryant. Most notably tonight is the absence of Auburn running back Kerryon Johnson, who did not dress for the game due to an injury suffered against Georgia Southern. 


SPORTS 9/8/17 5:04pm

Auburn History: How one student went from fan to football player

AUBURN, Ala. (EETV) - Longtime Auburn fans are sure to know about the traditions like the war eagle fly before the game and the  Today marks the 27th anniversary of one of the most iconic announcements in Auburn Football history: "Will Otis Mounds please report to the Auburn locker room?” Otis Mounds started the game day against Cal State Fullerton, not in the locker room or warming up with his teammates, but in the stands of Jordan-Hare Stadium.


SPORTS 9/8/17 12:00pm

Sara P's Fast 5: 5 Keys to Defeating Clemson

Auburn, Ala. (EETV) - Week 1 of college football has come and gone, which means it's time to move onto tougher match-ups in Week 2. No. 13 Auburn will face their first big road test of the season, traveling to No. 3 Clemson.  This match-up is going to be a measuring stick for where Auburn is.  As Saturday night kickoff approaches, here are my 5 keys to an Auburn victory: 1) Filter Out the Noise Clemson is well known for having a loud and proud fan base that rocks Memorial Stadium, aka Death Vally.


SPORTS 9/7/17 5:39pm

Basketball to hold Pro Day Oct. 11

Auburn, Ala. (EETV) - Auburn men's basketball will have their first Pro Day on Oct. 11 at the Auburn Arena. The Pro Day will host NBA general managers, front office personnel, and scouts. Auburn is ranked 24th nationally in ESPN's BPI ratings and will return many team leaders who led the Tigers to 18-14 last season. Last season, the Tigers top scorers were all freshmen: Mustapha Heron, Jared Harper, Danjel Purifoy, and Austin Wiley, all of whom are returning for the 2017-2018 season. The Tiger's will host the Pro Day a month before they tip off their 2017-2018 season on Nov.


SPORTS 9/6/17 8:05am

Soccer reschedules game against Alabama State

Auburn, Ala. (EETV) - Auburn soccer moves their game against Alabama State to Monday, Sept. 11. The game was originally scheduled for Sept.17 but has been moved due to a scheduling conflict. This will be the first meeting between Auburn and Alabama State.  The game will kickoff at 6 p.m.


SPORTS 9/5/17 11:49am

What you missed this weekend in Auburn sports

Auburn, Ala. (EETV) - Most Tiger fans had their eyes glued to the SEC Network on Saturday night to watch Auburn football defeat Georgia Southern.  While most fans were watching the game, Auburn soccer and Auburn volleyball competed in tournaments this weekend.  Here's what you missed while you were watching Auburn football: Auburn Volleyball


SPORTS 9/4/17 12:13pm

Sara P’s Fast 5: 5 Take Aways from Week 1 Win Over Georgia Southern

Auburn, Ala. (EETV) - Auburn impressed the college football world after their dominating performance over Georgia Southern; a team that tends to give ranked teams fits. With Week 1 in the books, the Tiger’s showed their fans how good they can be and where they have their strengths. Here are my 5 takeaways from Week 1: 1) The Defense is Dominate It was no question who the star of the game was on Saturday.


SPORTS 9/3/17 2:54pm

Stidham can only get better after Week 1

Auburn, Ala. (EETV) - The day after Auburn's victory over Georgia Southern brings one question into the minds of Auburn fans: Did Jarrett Stidham live up to the hype. Stidham entered Saturday's game without taking a snap in 2 years.


SPORTS 9/3/17 1:45am

Auburn's defense leads Tigers to victory

Auburn, Ala. (EETV) - Auburn fans didn't question whether their Tigers would win today, but rather they were asking themselves where this teams strengths were. In the first quarter, third down for Georgia Southern, Shai Werts drops back to pass and is sacked by Marlon Davidson to force the Eagles to punt. Later in the first, with Auburn up 10-0, quarterback Jarrett Stidham looks to pass across the middle only to have the ball picked off by Jay Bowdy. On Auburn's next drive, Stidham is pressured immediately by Georgia Southern and fumbles the ball.


SPORTS 9/2/17 8:20pm

3 Players Suspended for Auburn Prior to Kickoff

Auburn, Ala. (EETV) - Tiger Walk. A tradition that any Auburn fan will recognize.  The Tigers were welcomed by hundreds of their fans before their first game of the season, officially welcoming football back to the plains.  With this year's game day enhancements by Auburn Athletics, fans were able to stop at a station and make signs supporting their favorite Auburn Tiger.  The  No. 12 Auburn Tiger's will kick off at 6:30 at Jordan-Hare Stadium against Georgia Southern.