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SPORTS 1/20/21 7:08pm

Youthful Tigers Enter Fayetteville With Boosted Moral

AUBURN, Ala. (EETV) In a season in which the Auburn Tigers entered play as the youngest team in college basketball, patience has been the mantra of Bruce Pearl’s squad throughout its 2020-21 campaign; however, between the introduction of freshman point guard Sharife Cooper and the Tigers posting of back-to-back conference wins, the head coach says that team moral is on the incline.


SPORTS 1/19/21 7:42pm

Tigers Open at No. 8 in Coaches Poll

AUBURN, Ala. (EETV) Head coach Nick Clinard’s Auburn Tigers have lofty expectations for their 2021 campaign as the squad was voted the No. 8 team in the country in Tuesday’s Bushnell/Golfweek coaches poll.


SPORTS 1/16/21 8:35pm

Auburn Wins in Defensive Grudge Match Against Kentucky

AUBURN, Ala. (EETV) - Before Auburn head coach Bruce Pearl arrived on the Plains, Auburn had lost 16 straight games against the Kentucky Wildcats. Following a 66-59 win against the Wildcats, Auburn is now 5-4 against Kentucky since 2016, including an elite eight win in 2019 which sent Auburn to their first ever final four. 


SPORTS 1/12/21 8:09pm

Cooper "Worth the Price of Admission" for Tigers

AUBURN, Ala. (EETV) Ahead of Wednesday’s road contest at the University of Georgia, Auburn head coach Bruce Pearl explained his team’s keys to success. Unsurprisingly, the seventh-year leader of the Tigers pointed to freshman point guard Sharife Cooper; however, Pearl made certain to mention that the reigning SEC freshman of the week could not win the game on his own.


SPORTS 1/8/21 9:51pm

Gobourne’s Return to All-Around Not Enough in Tigers' Loss to No. 1 Florida

AUBURN, Ala. (EETV) Gymnastics season is officially underway on the Plains of Auburn, Ala.; however, the hometown crowd did not receive the performance it was likely looking for in its squad’s opener, as Jeff Graba’s Auburn Tigers were unable to lead their season off with a win, falling 197.500-195.725 to the top-ranked University of Florida Gators at home on Friday night.


SPORTS 1/8/21 7:36pm

Williams to Return to Auburn in 2021

AUBURN, Ala. (EETV) - When a program undergoes a change in head coaches, it is not uncommon to see a large change in personnel. Thus far, Auburn’s transition into the Bryan Harsin era has been no exception. With changes in defensive and offensive coordinators, strength coaches and a new offensive line coach, the Tiger coaching staff appears significantly different; however, fans of the orange and blue were informed of one constant on Friday evening: Cadillac Williams is not going anywhere.


SPORTS 1/7/21 12:37pm

Another Slow Start Costs Auburn Loss at Ole Miss

AUBURN, Ala. (EETV) - Unable to overcome the Ole Miss Rebels' early lead, the Auburn Tigers (6-5, 0-3) have now lost three straight in conference play after falling 72-61 to the Rebels Wednesday at the Pavilion in Oxford. Auburn never held the lead in a game full of slow shooting and turnovers.


SPORTS 1/3/21 5:22pm

Short-handed Tigers fall to Georgia in SEC Home Opener

AUBURN, Ala. (EETV) - The Auburn Tigers battled it out with the Lady Bulldogs Sunday afternoon, but without star player and top scorer Unique Thompson, Auburn fell to Georgia 76-44. Thompson leads the Tigers in points and rebounds and her absence caused issues within the Auburn team.