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Auburn to face New Mexico in 2019 Legends Classic semifinals

The Auburn men’s basketball team is scheduled to face New Mexico in the semifinals of the 2019 Legends Classic, Nov. 25 at 8:30 p.m. CT on ESPNEWS, the Gazelle Group announced Thursday. The Legends Classic is set to take place…

Kylee Carter wins gold at NACAC U23 Championships

Auburn All-American javelin throwers Kylee Carter won a gold medal for Team USA at the North American, Central American, & Caribbean (NACAC) U23 Championships, in Queretaro, Mexico, this past weekend. Carter won the event with a best mark of 54.48m/180-2,…

Reneisha Hobbs joins Auburn women’s hoops staff

Reneisha Hobbs, an Auburn women’s basketball letter-winner and member of the 2009 SEC Championship team, has joined Coach Terri Williams-Flournoy’s staff as special assistant to the head coach, it was announced Monday. Hobbs returns to The Plains after spending the…

Edouard Julien to represent Canada in Pan American Games

Edouard Julien has been named to the 2019 Canadian National Team roster and will compete in the Pan American Games held in Lima, Peru, from Friday, July 26 through Sunday, Aug. 11. Julien is one of 24 players named to…

Tigers tabbed consensus Top 10 in final rankings

Coming off its first appearance in the College World Series in 22 years, Auburn baseball has been ranked a consensus top-10 team in the final polls announced Thursday. The Tigers checked in as high as No. 8 in the Collegiate…

Malik Dunbar earns NBA Summer League invite with Golden State

Former Auburn guard Malik Dunbar has earned a roster spot on the Golden State Warriors for the upcoming NBA Summer League, the franchise announced Wednesday. Dunbar is set to join his former teammates Bryce Brown (Kings) and Jared Harper (Suns)…

Audrey Poorman added to Auburn soccer roster

The Auburn soccer program and head coach Karen Hoppa announced the addition of Wisconsin transfer Audrey Poorman to the fall roster. “We are really excited to add Audrey to our signing class,” Hoppa said. “She’s a true wide player who…

Horace Spencer signs professional contract with Atenas

Former Auburn forward Horace Spencer has agreed to a professional contract with Atenas, the club announced Monday. Atenas, which plays in the top basketball league in Argentina, is the winningest franchise in league history with nine championships. Spencer was instrumental…

Julien, Owen to return to Auburn for 2020 Season

Sophomores Edouard Julien and Jack Owen have decided to forgo their professional baseball opportunities and return to Auburn for the 2020 season next spring. Julien was selected by the Minnesota Twins in 18th round of the MLB Draft earlier this…

Jovan Rebula tabbed PING All-American

Auburn rising senior Jovan Rebula was selected as a PING All-American, the Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA) announced Thursday. Rebula is an honorable mention honoree and becomes the 30th All-American in program history. After garnering the same recognition last…

Bryce Brown, Jared Harper ink NBA free agent deals

Former Auburn backcourt stars Bryce Brown and Jared Harper have agreed to deals with NBA teams Friday afternoon. Brown signed with the Sacramento Kings, while Harper chose to take his talents to the Phoenix Suns. Both players are set to…

Hall-of-Famer Eugene Lenti Joins Auburn Coaching Staff

Eugene Lenti has been named an assistant coach for the Auburn softball program, head coach Mickey Dean announced Friday. Lenti was DePaul University’s all-time winningest head coach spending 37 years at the school from 1980-87 and 1990-2018. “I’m looking very…

Caroline Lilley named Auburn Women’s Tennis Head Coach

Caroline Lilley has been named Auburn Women’s Tennis Head Coach, Director of Athletics Allen Greene announced Friday. Lilley spent the previous four seasons at the University of Kansas where she helped the Jayhawks to four consecutive NCAA Tournament appearances, including…

Tanner Burns tabbed All-American by Perfect Game

Sophomore pitcher Tanner Burns has been named a Third Team Perfect Game/Rawlings All-American, the publication announced Wednesday. Burns was one of a record four Tigers to be named a Freshman All-American and SEC All-Freshman Team honoree a season ago. He…

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