Everyone watching these past few weeks could see how far behind Auburn is. Lane Kiffin inherited a disastrous situation at Ole Miss, and the Rebels are 12-2 in their last 12 games, ranked No. 9 nationally. Bryan Harsin inherited a team with a winning record, and he is 9-12 through 21 games.
Auburn Volleyball(17-2, 6-2 SEC) will be back inside Neville Arena tonight as they look to rebound from a split weekend series against Missouri five days ago. The Tigers, led by Brent Crouch, are in the midst of a historic turnaround on the Plains and are right in the middle of the battle for first in SEC, but they have to go through the Lady Vols of Tennessee(10-10, 4-4 SEC) in a primetime SEC Volleyball match.
For the first time ever, Auburn Volleyball is 14-0 and 3-0 to start SEC play. Brent Crouch and the Tigers have already matched their win total from one year ago after a thrilling five-set victory over the Mississippi State Bulldogs(8-4).
Tuesday's match between the Tigers and Bulldogs is set to begin at 7 p.m. CST. The match will be broadcasted live on WEGL 91.1 FM and on weglfm.com, in conjunction with the Auburn Sports Network.
Just because the system is broken, does not mean there needs to be a rush to “fix” it and in this case an overcorrection that would hurt college football, not save it.
Thursday’s match between the Tigers and Hornets is set to begin at 7 p.m. CST. The match will be the Tigers’ first inside Neville Arena and will also be broadcasted live on WEGL 91.1 FM and on weglfm.com, in conjunction with the Auburn Sports Network.
Suni Lee led the Tigers with an all-around score of 39.6750 and won the individual beam national championship.
“I think it hit them like a ton of bricks early,” Graba said. "In the end, you just got to survive and advance.”
Auburn went wire-to-wire against the Frank Martin led Gamecocks (18-12, 9-9 SEC, defeating South Carolina 82-71. Jabari Smith led in scoring once again with 21 points, his third straight 20 point game, and KD Johnson was not far behind with 18.
For the second straight year, Auburn (10-18, 2-14 SEC) has been eliminated in the first round of the SEC Women’s Basketball Tournament.