Auburn Rumors & News

  • Auburn's Gus Malzahn: NCAA headset rule will hurt college football

    ESPN "Auburn Tigers coach Gus Malzahn called the new NCAA rule limiting the number of people on headsets during games "a joke" that will have an impact on the quality of the game. Earlier this month, the NCAA passed legislation that will cap the number of people on headsets to 20,..." May 30

  • Report: CJ Harris ruled ineligible due to medical condition, not cannabis oil

    SEC Country "Auburn rescinded its offer for a preferred walk-on spot to safety CJ Harris because of a preexisting medical condition and not because of his usage of medicinal cannabis oil as initially reported, sources told Auburn Undercover’s Brandon Marcello on..." May 28

  • Auburn walk-on ineligible due to cannabis oil for his seizures

    Larry Brown Sports "Medication used by a football player to treat his seizures will make him ineligible to play, according to the NCAA. C.J. Harris, who is a senior safety at Warner Robins High School in Georgia, received a dream offer when Auburn asked him to be a preferred walk-on at the school, WGXA..." May 25

  • Auburn lands commitment from Jake Fromm's brother Tyler

    247 Sports "His brother plays for Georgia but Tyler Fromm will be a Tiger. The 3-star tight end from Warner Robins (Ga.) has committed to Auburn during an unofficial visit to the school. He is commitment No. 7 for Auburn, which is on a roll of late. The 6-feet-5, 225-pound Fromm is the No. 24 tight end..." May 06

  • 5-star linebacker Owen Pappoe commits to Auburn

    Alabama "Auburn has landed the centerpiece of its 2019 recruiting class. Five-star linebacker Owen Pappoe, the nation's eighth-ranked recruit, announced his commitment to the Tigers on Tuesday evening during a ceremony in Atlanta. Pappoe is the sixth commit of the class for Auburn, which has landed..." May 01

  • UMass grad transfer OL Jack Driscoll commits to Auburn

    Alabama "Auburn found the help it wanted along the offensive line. The Tigers landed a commitment Wednesday morning from UMass grad transfer offensive tackle Jack Driscoll, who chose Auburn over USC and UCLA. He becomes the 25th member of Auburn's 2018 signing class. "I want to thank The University..." April 26

  • Auburn receiver Will Hastings has knee ligament surgery

    Alabama "A second Auburn wide receiver had surgery for a torn anterior cruciate ligament and is out for the spring and foreseeable future. Senior Will Hastings, who injured his knee during Auburn's first spring scrimmage on Saturday, had surgery for a torn ACL, a source confirmed to Auburn's..." April 01

  • Gus Malzahn's 7-year, $49 million contract 'definitely not' fully guaranteed

    Alabama "Details of Gus Malzahn's new seven-year, $49 million contract extension at Auburn are still being hashed out, but it is "definitely not" fully guaranteed. Auburn president Steven Leath addressed Malzahn's contract and other athletics issues with reporters after introducing Allen Greene as the..." January 19

  • 4-star athlete Harold Joiner commits to Auburn

    Oanow "The competition in Auburn's 2018 backfield just got a little thicker. Harold Joiner, a four-star running back out of Mountain Brook High in Birmingham, announced his verbal commitment to the Tigers during his official visit on Sunday. “It’s been a decision I’ve been wanting to make. It was..." January 14

  • Four-star quarterback Bo Nix commits to Auburn

    Fanbuzz "The recruiting process has been quite interesting for talented 2019 quarterback process Bo Nix. As of mid-December, the junior from Pinson Valley (Ala.) had a firm top three that included Ohio State, Clemson and Auburn. On Wednesday, however, the son of former Auburn quarterback Patrick Nix..." January 10

  • Stidham will return to Auburn next season: 'We have unfinished business'

    Alabama "Jarrett Stidham will be back to lead Auburn's offense in 2018. Following a three-day hunting trip in the "middle of nowhere" north of the Mexican border, the Tigers' starting quarterback announced his decision to return to school for his redshirt junior season and pass on the NFL Draft for at..." January 06

  • Auburn's Carlton Davis will miss Peach Bowl due to illness

    Orlando Sentinel "Auburn will compete without All-American defensive back Carlton Davis for the Peach Bowl Monday. Tigers coach Gus Malzahn said the third-year starting cornerback will miss the game due to illness. Davis, who had 36 tackles and a team-high 11 pass breakups this season, has missed practice time..." December 31

  • Ex-Auburn RB Booked for Child Porn ... Allegedly Filmed Boy in Bathroom Stall

    TMZ "Former Auburn football star Brad Lester has been arrested on a felony child pornography charge in Gwinnett County, Georgia ... after allegedly using his cellphone to record a boy in the bathroom stall of a restaurant. Lester was booked last Thursday ... and is still sitting in jail without..." December 28