Auburn Rumors & News

  • Auburn hoops sign VCU transfer guard Samir Doughty

    Montgomery Advertiser "For the second straight year Auburn will have a Division I transfer on its roster sitting out before having multiple seasons of eligibility left remaining. The Tigers program announced Tuesday that 6-foot-4 guard Samir Doughty will be transferring from Virginia Commonwealth to Auburn and the..." June 27

  • Auburn lands commitment from VCU transfer Samir Doughty

    Fanrag Sports "Former VCU Rams talent Samir Doughty has committed to play for the Auburn Tigers. Per NCAA transfer rules, the Philadelphia product will have to sit the upcoming campaign before being eligible to play in the 2018-19 college basketball season. As a freshman last season, he averaged 9.0 points,..." June 18

  • Auburn promotes Bruce Pearl's son to assistant coach

    Oanow "Bruce Pearl stated throughout Auburn's 2016-17 season that he believed his son, Steven Pearl, was ready to be an assistant coach. In 2017-18, Auburn's men's basketball coach will put that theory to the test. Bruce Pearl announced Thursday that Steven Pearl has been promoted to an assistant..." April 07

  • Missouri knocks off Auburn in OT

    The Sports Xchange "Kevin Puryear made a 3-pointer with three seconds remaining in overtime to give Missouri a dramatic 86-83 victory over Auburn in the first round of the Southeastern Conference tournament Wednesday night at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tenn. Puryear scored 30 points for 14th-seeded..." March 09

  • Fast start by Auburn derails Missouri

    The Sports Xchange "T.J. Dunans scored 16 points and helped fuel a strong start for Auburn as the host Tigers knocked off Missouri 89-78 on Saturday at Auburn Arena in Auburn, Ala. It was Missouri's 35th consecutive road loss overall and its 31st straight road defeat in SEC play. The Tigers have not won on the..." March 04

  • Frazier scores 31 as Georgia edges Auburn

    The Sports Xchange "Star guard J.J. Frazier scored 31 points, and Georgia got a key defensive stop on Auburn's final possession to hold off the visiting Tigers 79-78 Wednesday on Senior Night at Stegeman Coliseum in Athens, Ga. Down by one, Auburn had possession with just over seven seconds to play. Freshman..." March 01

  • Arkansas tops Auburn for fifth straight win

    The Sports Xchange "Jaylen Barford scored 20 points to help Arkansas beat Auburn 79-68 in a Southeastern Conference game on Saturday night at Auburn Arena in Auburn, Ala. Dusty Hannahs contributed 18 points for Arkansas (22-7, 11-5 SEC), which has won five in a row. Daryl Macon came off the bench to score 13..." February 25

  • Auburn tops LSU to end skid

    The Sports Xchange "Auburn used balanced scoring to end a three-game losing streak by defeating LSU 98-75 in an SEC game Tuesday night at the Pete Maravich Assembly Center in Baton Rouge, La. Ronnie Johnson scored 17 points to lead five Auburn players in double figures. Danjel Purifoy and Bryce Brown scored 15..." February 21

  • Williams leads Texas A&M to easy win over Auburn

    The Sports Xchange "Freshman forward Robert Williams had 13 points, nine rebounds and six blocked shots to fuel Texas A&M's 81-62 rout of Auburn on Saturday at Reed Arena in College Station, Texas. Sophomore guard Admon Gilder scored 17 points, and junior center Tonny Trocha-Morelos added 11 points for the..." February 18

  • No. 15 Florida roars past Auburn 114-95

    The Sports Xchange "Scoring points against Auburn hasn't been tough to do this season. But No. 15 Florida took it to a new level by setting a school record for most points in an SEC game. Senior guard Canyon Barry played the leading role and scored a season-best 30 points to help the Gators post a..." February 14

  • Ole Miss erases 23-point deficit to rally past Auburn

    The Sports Xchange "Terence Davis scored all 26 of his points in the second half and Cullen Neal added 15 of his 20 points after halftime to rally Mississippi from a 23-point deficit to a 90-84 victory over Auburn in a SEC game on Saturday in Oxford, Miss. Davis was scoreless in the first half without..." February 11

  • Auburn holds off Mississippi State

    The Sports Xchange "Bryce Brown led Auburn with 18 points in the Tigers' 98-92 victory over Mississippi State on Tuesday night in a Southeastern Conference game at Auburn, Ala. Austin Wiley added 14 points, and Mustapha Heron had 17 points and six rebounds for Auburn (16-8, 5-6 SEC). Mississippi State..." February 08

  • Auburn wins SEC battle with rival Alabama

    The Sports Xchange "Ronnie Johnson led five players in double figures with 15 points as Auburn held on in the final minutes for an 82-77 victory over Alabama on Saturday night at Coleman Coliseum in Tuscaloosa, Ala. Danjel Purifoy added 14 points and hit four 3-pointers as Auburn (15-8, 4-6 SEC) snapped a..." February 04

  • Schofield, Tennessee topple Auburn

    The Sports Xchange "Tennessee led wire-to-wire and was on top by as many 22 points, showing little mercy on former coach Bruce Pearl and the Auburn Tigers in a 87-77 win Tuesday night at Auburn Arena in Auburn, Ala. Tennessee (13-9, 5-4 Southeastern Conference) won for the fifth time in six games. Auburn (14-8,..." February 01

  • Auburn announces date for unveiling of Charles Barkley statue

    Fanrag Sports "Charles Barkley finally knows the date that his statue on campus at Auburn will be revealed: October 7. Despite Barkley having played on the hardwood, and not the gridiron, his statue will make its debut as a part of the game day festivities surrounding Auburn hosting the Ole Miss..." January 29

  • Auburn sends TCU to fourth loss in a row

    The Sports Xchange "Freshman forward Austin Wiley scored a career-high 25 points and Auburn used to a big second-half run to pull away from TCU for an 88-80 win on Saturday in an SEC/Big 12 Challenge game at Ed and Rae Schollmaier Arena in Fort Worth, Texas. After a tight first half, the Tigers ran off 15..." January 28

  • No. 23 South Carolina serves Notice in rout of Auburn

    The Sports Xchange "A South Carolina sharpshooter surprisingly put Auburn on notice Tuesday night. Senior guard Duane Notice was scorching hot and matched his career highs of 27 points and six 3-pointers as No. 23 South Carolina cruised to a 98-69 trouncing over Auburn in SEC play at Columbia, S.C. Notice..." January 24