Auburn Rumors & News

  • 4-star forward Chuma Okeke commits to Auburn, Tigers now have No. 1 basketball class

    Alabama "Auburn added its third impact recruit in the class of 2017 as forward Chuma Okeke pledged to the Tigers, according to multiple reports. Okeke, a 6-foot-7, 225-pound forward from Westlake High School in Fairburn, Ga., is the nation's No. 57 overall recruit and No. 7 player in Georgia according..." July 25

  • Tahj Shamsid-Deen, Trayvon Reed end Auburn basketball careers

    Oanow "Auburn’s Tahj Shamsid-Deen has ended his basketball career while Trayvon Reed will not return, head coach Bruce Pearl announced on Friday via a release by the university. Shamsid-Deen played in only five games this past season because of injury as he separated his surgically repaired right..." May 06

  • Auburn lands commitment from graduate transfer LaRon Smith

    Alabama "Auburn landed a commitment from a third transfer in a week. LaRon Smith, a 6-foot-8 forward from Bethune-Cookman, announced his intention to transfer to Auburn for his final college season via social media on Monday. Smith averaged 7.1 points, 6.9 rebounds and 3.0 blocks per game last season..." May 03

  • Presbyterian forward Desean Murray agrees to transfer to Auburn

    Montgomery Advertiser "Auburn continues to work the transfer market to transform its rebuilding project under head coach Bruce Pearl. The Montgomery Advertiser received confirmation via a direct message on Twitter that Presbyterian forward Desean Murray committed to the Auburn program Sunday. Murray was on campus..." May 03

  • DeSean Murray transferring to Auburn

    ESPN "Auburn has landed Presbyterian transfer DeSean Murray. Murray, a 6-foot-5 forward, visited the Tigers' campus this weekend. He chose Auburn over Middle Tennessee, which he visited in early April." May 01

  • Auburn lands graduate transfer PG Ronnie Johnson

    Alabama "Bruce Pearl is adding another piece to his 2016-17 Auburn basketball squad. Sources confirmed to that Houston point guard Ronnie Johnson will transfer to Auburn. The 6-foot, 180-pound graduate transfer will be eligible to play in the 2016-17 season. " April 25

  • Bryce Brown a bright spot in Auburn's future

    Alabama "It may be difficult to find the positives after the Auburn men's basketball campaign came to an end with an ugly loss to Tennessee last week. The Tigers closed the season with an 11-20 record and an early exit from the SEC Tournament, but the potential displayed by Bryce Brown should give..." March 15

  • Tennessee 97, Auburn 59

    The Sports Xchange "Armani Moore scored 22 points, fueling Tennessee's 97-59 rout of Auburn on Wednesday in the Southeastern Conference tournament opener at Nashville, Tenn. Detrick Mostella added 17 points off the bench and Devon Baulkman finished with 16 points for the Volunteers, who will have a quick..." March 09

  • Mississippi State 79, Auburn 66

    The Sports Xchange "Mississippi State freshmen guards Quinndary Weatherspoon and Malik Newman combined for 33 points, leading the Bulldogs past Auburn 79-66 on Saturday in Starkville, Miss. Newman had a big first half and finished with 17 points, and Weatherspoon added 16 points for the Bulldogs, who built a..." March 05

  • No. 20 Texas A&M defeats Auburn

    The Sports Xchange "Tyler Davis was stunned to see the scoreboard displaying an 11-point deficit with so much at stake for his squad. But that first-half lowlight also marked the turning point as No. 20 Texas A&M received 19 points from senior guard Danuel House while posting an 81-63 victory over Auburn on..." March 02

  • Alabama 65, Auburn 57

    The Sports Xchange "Alabama outlasted Auburn on Saturday to gain revenge for a loss at Auburn early in the year. Senior guards Retin Obasohan and Arthur Edwards led the Crimson Tide (17-11, 8-8 SEC) to a 65-57 win over the Tigers (11-17, 5-11) at Coleman Coliseum in Tuscaloosa, Ala. That 83-77 loss on..." February 27

  • Auburn 84, Georgia 81

    The Sports Xchange "Auburn guard TJ Lang scored a career-high 21 points, and forward Jordon Granger posted a double-double, leading the Tigers past Georgia 84-81 Wednesday at Auburn Arena. Granger finished with a career-high 18 points and 11 rebounds, and the Tigers hit 11 3-pointers and turned back a late..." February 24

  • Mississippi 69, Auburn 59

    The Sports Xchange "Guard Stefan Moody scored 19 of his 23 points in the first half and Mississippi defeated Auburn 69-59 on Saturday in a Southeastern Conference game at Auburn Arena in Auburn, Ala. Moody went 8 of 18 from the field, including 4 of 8 from beyond the arc, for Ole Miss (17-10, 7-7 SEC), who also..." February 20

  • Auburn 90, Arkansas 86

    The Sports Xchange "FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. -- Auburn won on the road for just the second time this season, hitting three 3-pointers during a 1:21 stretch late in the second half and holding on for a 90-86 victory over Arkansas on Wednesday night in a Southeastern Conference game at Bud Walton Arena. The Tigers..." February 17

  • Kareem Canty to 'part ways' with Auburn, enter NBA Draft

    Alabama "It appears Kareem Canty has played his last game as an Auburn Tiger. The junior point guard posted a series of messages on social media Thursday night to announce his plans to "part ways" with Auburn for "personal reasons" and enter the NBA Draft in June. Canty, who was suspended Saturday..." February 12

  • Auburn point guard Kareem Canty won't play at Tennessee, remains suspended indefinitely

    Alabama "Auburn point guard and leading scorer Kareem Canty will miss a second straight game on due a suspension for "conduct detrimental to the team." Canty, who was suspended for Auburn's loss to Georgia on Saturday, is not practicing and will not play when the Tigers travel to Tennessee on Tuesday (6..." February 08

  • Auburn's leading scorer suspended, 'may return' later in season

    Alabama "Auburn's starting lineup will take a big hit this afternoon at Georgia. Leading scorer Kareem Canty has been suspended for the Georgia game and perhaps longer. The announcement came 30 minutes before tipoff Saturday afternoon. The suspension is indefinite. "Kareem has had some strong moments..." February 07

  • Auburn reinstates suspended Cinmeon Bowers

    UPI "Auburn senior forward Cinmeon Bowers was reinstated to the team on Monday after serving a one-game suspension. Bowers was disciplined for "conduct detrimental to the team" and missed Saturday's loss to Oklahoma State." February 02