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Auburn men’s basketball season tickets sell out for 4th straight season

Auburn basketball has sold out of season tickets for the fourth straight time in 2017-18, all under head coach Bruce Pearl, to continue the school record streak. Prior to Pearl, the only other time the Tigers sold out of season…

Malik Willis burns redshirt, gains experience in debut at Missouri

On the first play of the fourth quarter Saturday at Missouri, Malik Willis faked a handoff to Malik Miller on a run-pass option, rolled to his right and found a wide-open Griffin King down the sideline for a 38-yard touchdown.

Auburn-Ole Miss kickoff time, TV channel announced

Auburn’s game against Ole Miss on Oct. 7 will be the team’s first this season with an early kick.

Auburn’s Marlon Davidson named SEC Defensive Lineman of the Week

From the first moment Marlon Davidson ran onto the field Saturday at Faurot Field, he wanted to show he was back.

How Auburn’s 10th-ranked passing defense shut down Missouri’s top receiver

No player on Missouri’s offense drew more of Auburn’s attention in the week leading up to its trip to Columbia, Mo., than wide receiver J’Mon Moore.

Auburn linebacker Tre’ Williams calls injury a ‘minor setback’

The injury that kept Tre’ Williams sidelined Saturday at Missouri is just “a little minor setback,” the linebacker said Sunday.

Kam Martin, Auburn’s leading rusher, makes most of first carries since Week 1

Kam Martin waited a long time between his 14th and 15th carry of the 2017 season. More than nine full quarters from the fourth against Georgia Southern in Week 1 to the second against Missouri in Week 4, to be…

Auburn moves up in polls for first time this season after blowout of Missouri

For the first time this season, Auburn is on its way up in the polls.

GRADING OUT: Report card, game balls after Auburn’s 51-14 win at Missouri

COLUMBIA, Mo. — Grading Auburn’s performance and handing out game balls after a 51-14 rout of Missouri:

Three takeaways from Auburn’s 51-14 win at Missouri

COLUMBIA, Mo. — No. 15 Auburn kicked off SEC play with a bang Saturday, running away with a 51-14 rout of Missouri at Faurot Field.

Kerryon Johnson takes his turn atop RB depth chart, scores 5 touchdowns at Missouri

COLUMBIA, Mo. — Auburn has two star running backs, but Kamryn Pettway and Kerryon Johnson have yet to form a backfield tandem this season.

Auburn forces 4 turnovers at Missouri a week after surrendering 5 to Mercer

COLUMBIA, Mo. — Like everyone else on the field, Marlon Davidson thought the play was over. Missouri quarterback Drew Lock had just thrown an incomplete pass on third-and-5, so Auburn’s sophomore defensive end started heading toward the sideline.

PLAYING UP TO POTENTIAL: Auburn opens SEC play with ‘breakthrough’ road rout of Missouri

COLUMBIA, Mo. — Turns out the cure for what ailed Auburn’s offense was Missouri’s defense.

INSTANT RECAP: No. 15 Auburn 51, Missouri 14

COLUMBIA, Mo. — No. 15 Auburn opened its SEC schedule with a convincing 51-14 rout of Missouri at Faurot Field on Saturday.

Injury report: Starting linebacker, defensive back out for Auburn at Missouri

COLUMBIA, Mo. — Auburn will be without two defensive starters Saturday at Missouri.

PICKS AND PREDICTIONS: No. 15 Auburn at Missouri

Some picks and predictions for No. 15 Auburn’s SEC opener at Missouri (Saturday, 6:30 p.m. CT, ESPNU) from the Opelika-Auburn News sports staff:

LIVE UPDATES: No. 15 Auburn opens SEC play at Missouri

COLUMBIA, Mo. — Auburn gets its SEC slate underway Saturday in its first-ever trip to Faurot Field to face Missouri.

Gus Malzahn: Auburn ‘can play with anybody’ going into SEC opener at Missouri

It’s easy to find the negatives in Auburn’s performance through the first three weeks of the 2017 season.

AU BLOG MAILBAG: Will an Auburn RB not named Kamryn Pettway get a carry at Missouri?

These last seven days were supposed to be easy ones for Auburn. A game against FCS Mercer was supposed to quell any concerns about the offense and inspire confidence entering SEC play. The week of practice leading up to Saturday’s…

Former Missouri assistant Greg Brown returning to Faurot Field with Auburn

During the fall, as he prepared for his first season coaching Auburn’s defensive backs, Greg Brown said he thought “occasionally” about what it would be like to make the trip back to Missouri’s Faurot Field as a visitor.

Auburn undecided on starting offensive line for game at Missouri

Which five will start on the offensive line for Auburn on Saturday at Missouri seems to depend entirely on the readiness of Darius James.

Mickey Dean hires former LSU assistant Annie Smith for Auburn softball staff

Auburn softball coach Mickey Dean found the second assistant coach on his staff in the same place he found his first — the SEC.

Fixing Auburn’s struggling run game is Gus Malzahn’s ‘biggest concern’

Regular season games against opponents outside the Power 5 conferences used to be a tour de force for Auburn’s vaunted rushing attack.

Daniel Carlson, still looking for his groove in 2017, earns prestigious off-the-field honor

Daniel Carlson hasn’t had any problems off the field.

Behind Enemy Lines: A Q&A with a Missouri beat writer

Auburn and Missouri have only met on the football field twice in the history of each program — first in the Sun Bowl in 1973 and next in the SEC Championship game in 2013.

Missouri offense preparing for challenge from ‘tremendous’ Auburn defense

Missouri’s offense finished the 2016 season as statistically the SEC’s best in yards per game, but it will go into Saturday’s game Auburn as one of the conference’s worst in games against FBS opponents.

Auburn in the NFL – Week 2

A look at how the Auburn alums in the NFL fared during Week 2 of the season, courtesy Auburn Athletics:

Ryan Davis is Auburn’s go-to wide receiver… and maybe 3rd-string quarterback?

The faces of the Auburn wide receiving corps going into the 2017 season were supposed to be Nate Craig-Myers Kyle Davis, Darius Slayton and Eli Stove — all sophomores, all 6 feet or taller, all brimming with untapped, four-star talent.

Auburn will get 1 player back from injury at Missouri, is ‘hopeful’ about 2 others

Running back Kerryon Johnson isn’t the only player Auburn expects to return from injury Saturday at Missouri.

Auburn reopens punter competition, will consider Daniel Carlson

After three inconsistent weeks at the position, Auburn has reopened the competition at punter.

Auburn will ‘think differently’ about Malik Willis, other QBs in absence of Sean White

Auburn’s stated preference going into this season was to redshirt true freshman quarterback Malik Willis.

New Auburn softball coach Mickey Dean adds Gerry Glasco to staff

Mickey Dean has made the first hire for his new staff.

Gus Malzahn, Auburn teammates share thoughts on Sean White’s dismissal

Quarterback Sean White, who was by many accounts from his teammates was beloved in the locker room and looked to as a leader on the field, was dismissed from Auburn on Monday after being arrested for public intoxication Sunday morning.

Auburn releases complete 2018 football schedule

Auburn’s complete 2018 footballs schedule was finalized on Saturday, with dates set for all 12 of the team’s regular season games.

Auburn RB Kerryon Johnson will return from 2-game absence at Missouri

Kamryn Pettway might finally get a breather Saturday at Missouri.

Former No. 1 recruit Byron Cowart leaving Auburn

If Byron Cowart is ever going to live up to his billing as one of the nation’s top recruits in the Class of 2015, it will be at a school other than Auburn.

REWIND: Auburn coach Gus Malzahn previews Missouri

No. 15 Auburn will begin its SEC schedule Saturday at Missouri.

Quarterback depth is once again an issue at Auburn

The Achilles heel of the Auburn football team the last two seasons has been quarterback depth.

Auburn-Mississippi State kickoff time, TV channel announced

Auburn’s SEC home opener will kick off in a prime slot on Sept. 30.

Quarterback Sean White dismissed from Auburn football team

Sean White’s playing career at Auburn is over.

Auburn pleased with communication after Chip Lindsey, Herb Hand trade places

Going into Saturday’s game at Mercer, a story line as big as how Auburn’s offense would perform on the field was how the team’s offensive coaching staff would communicate off it.

Auburn ‘hoping’ RB Kerryon Johnson can return from injury this week

Auburn hasn’t given a single carry to a running back not named Kamryn Pettway in two weeks. But there’s a chance that could change Saturday at Missouri.

New softball coach Mickey Dean: Auburn a program ‘you really want to be at’

This isn’t just another job for Mickey Dean.

Auburn stays steady in polls despite narrow win over FCS Mercer

Auburn can thank LSU and Louisville for its latest spot in the polls.

GRADING OUT: Report card, game balls after Auburn’s 24-10 win over Mercer

Grading Auburn’s performance and handing out game balls after a 24-10 win over Mercer:

Reports: Auburn backup quarterback Sean White arrested for public intoxication

Auburn backup quarterback Sean White was arrested and charged with public intoxication late after Saturday’s game against Mercer, according to multiple media reports.

Three takeaways from Auburn’s 24-10 win over Mercer

It wasn’t necessarily the score everyone might have expected going in, but No. 15 Auburn escaped with a 24-10 victory over Mercer on Saturday.

Jarrett Stidham turns in best start of young Auburn career in win over Mercer

The groans from the home fans were audible inside Jordan-Hare Stadium whenever Jarrett Stidham dropped back to pass and didn’t let go of the ball to his first read.

Auburn RB Kamryn Pettway ‘surprised’ at heavy usage in win over Mercer

Even Kamryn Pettway was surprised at how much he was used Saturday night.

SURVIVE AND ADVANCE: Auburn hangs on to defeat FCS Mercer despite 5 turnovers

Take away five turnovers and a critical penalty deep inside opponent territory, Gus Malzahn said, and Auburn “would be feeling really good” after Saturday’s game against Mercer.

DENNIS: Auburn wins, but answers are still needed

It wasn’t pretty, but No. 15 Auburn got the job done Saturday against FCS opponent Mercer.

INSTANT RECAP: No. 15 Auburn 24, Mercer 10

It definitely wasn’t pretty, but No. 15 Auburn defeated FCS foe Mercer 24-10 to win on Homecoming.

Auburn RT Darius James carted off the field after injury

Auburn right tackle Darius James was carted off the field after suffering an injury at the 8:00 mark in the second quarter of Saturday’s game against Mercer.

Injury report: 4 players inactive for Auburn’s game vs. Mercer

Four Auburn players are inactive Saturday’s game against Mercer due to injuries.

PICKS AND PREDICTIONS: No. 15 Auburn vs. Mercer

Some picks and predictions for Saturday’s game between No. 15 Auburn and Mercer from the Opelika-Auburn News sports staff:

WHO HAS THE EDGE: No. 15 Auburn vs. Mercer

A position-by-position breakdown of Auburn’s matchup with Mercer:

LIVE UPDATES: No. 15 Auburn hosts Mercer on Homecoming

It’s Homecoming on the Plains, and Auburn is hosting its old Southern Conference foe Mercer to celebrate.

Auburn baseball hires former Baylor coach Steve Smith to lead pitchers

The Auburn baseball coaching staff has been finalized with the addition of pitching coach Steve Smith, head coach Butch Thompson announced Friday.

Game vs. FCS Mercer comes at perfect time for struggling Auburn offense

The dates and opponents are different, but Auburn was in almost this exact same position around this time last season.

AU BLOG MAILBAG: Answering your questions about Auburn’s offense

I wrote about half of this mailbag during Auburn’s Board of Trustees meeting Friday morning. What I learned, other than that a number of athletic facility upgrades were approved, is that parliamentary procedure makes Auburn’s offensive performance at Clemson on…

Auburn board approves start of athletic facility upgrades; could be ready by 2018 season

The north end zone at Jordan-Hare Stadium could be getting an upgrade.

For Gus Malzahn’s Auburn offenses, slow starts have become the new normal

On Tuesday, Sept. 12, Gus Malzahn stood in front of assembled reporters inside the Auburn Athletics Complex and acknowledged that fans had a right to be frustrated.

Auburn softball hires James Madison’s Mickey Dean to be new head coach

Auburn has found its next softball coach.

DENNIS: Auburn’s defense deserves better

Auburn has a really good defense.

The good, the bad from Jarrett Stidham’s first 2 starts at Auburn

Jarett Stidham’s numbers through his first two starts at Auburn are likely nowhere near what was expected when the former Baylor quarterback joined forces with offensive coordinator Chip Lindsey.

Behind Enemy Lines: A Q&A with a Mercer beat writer

There is some history between the Auburn and Mercer and football programs, but it is surely not recent.

Auburn corner Carlton Davis thinks he ‘could have did more’ in loss at Clemson

It would be easy to look back at Saturday’s performance and say Carlton Davis struggled at times in Auburn’s loss to Clemson.

Game times, TV channels announced for 2017-18 Auburn men’s basketball season

The TV networks and times for Auburn Basketball’s 18-game SEC schedule for the 2017-18 season were announced by the league office on Wednesday.

Now healthy, Jeremiah Dinson bringing versatility to Auburn’s secondary

The final numbers show Jeremiah Dinson made only two tackles at Clemson on Saturday, but the numbers don’t tell the whole story.

Auburn baseball recruiting class ranked 6th nationally

Highlighted by Collegiate Baseball National High School Player of the Year Tanner Burns, Auburn baseball’s 2017 recruiting class was ranked sixth nationally by Baseball America on Tuesday.

Auburn updates status of 3 offensive starters dealing with injuries

Three of Auburn’s offensive starters could be limited or even out for Saturday’s game against Mercer.

Gus Malzahn says ‘there probably won’t be changes’ to Auburn’s starting offensive line

Auburn’s offensive line has been the worst in the nation by a lot of metrics through the first two weeks of the college football season. That group ranks third-to-last nationally with 22 tackles for loss allowed and tied for dead…

Auburn OC Chip Lindsey will move upstairs to coaching booth on game days

Gus Malzahn is still the head coach and offensive coordinator Chip Lindsey is still the play caller, but changes are coming to Auburn’s sideline.

LIVE UPDATES: Auburn coach Gus Malzahn previews Mercer

Auburn head coach Gus Malzahn is scheduled to speak to the media at approximately 11:15 a.m. CT on Tuesday, when he will look back on Saturday’s loss at Clemson and look ahead to this week’s matchup with Mercer.

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