Gavin Rankins


Oct 3, 2020; Starkville, Mississippi, USA; Roger McCreary (23) gets an interception during the game between Auburn and Mississippi State at Davis Wade Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Todd Van Emst/AU Athletics

Introducing Auburn’s Next Opponent: Mississippi State

Will it be the team who throttled two-loss North Carolina State or the team that lost to LSU and embattled coach Ed Orgeron? Auburn fans will also be interested in the answer to that question given the two teams battle on the gridiron this Saturday.

A War of Attrition

The Auburn defense kept the Tigers in the game throughout, but eventually the Tigers’ offensive woes doomed their hopes of a third straight win over a ranked SEC West foe.

Auburn quarterback Bo Nix waves to the fans leaving the field Saturday.
Auburn vs Texas A&M on Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019 in College Station, TX.
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Auburn’s History at Kyle Field

While it is widely acknowledged as a hostile environment for road teams to play in, the Auburn Tigers (No. 13, 6-2, 3-1 SEC) have made Kyle Field their home away from home since Texas A&M joined the SEC.

Oct 9, 2021; Auburn, AL, USA; Tank Bigsby (4) dives for a touchdown between Auburn and Ole Miss at Jordan-Hare Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jacob Taylor/AU Athletics

In Control

For the second time in as many games, No. 18 Auburn (6-2, 3-1 SEC) took down a ranked SEC West foe.

The State of Auburn Baseball

It’s time for baseball on the Plains! As the MLB playoffs continue to heat up, Auburn baseball will host a pair of exhibition matches in Plainsman Park. Continue reading for a breakdown of the Tigers’ roster by position.

Oct 3, 2020; Athens, GA, USA; Austin Troxell (68) reacts during the game between Auburn and Georgia at Samford Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Todd Van Emst/AU Athletics

Scouting Georgia’s Defense

As #18 Auburn prepares for the 126th playing of the Deep South’s Oldest Rivalry this Saturday at 2:30 p.m. against #2 Georgia, we will prepare you, the fan, for the matchup with some detailed analysis of the Tigers’ next opponent. Today, we will look at the Georgia defense. 

Auburn Rally Comes up Short

The Auburn (8-3, 2-2 SEC) soccer team attempted to rally from a 3-0 deficit in the second half but ultimately came up short on the road against 17th ranked South Carolina (9-2, 4-0 SEC) in a 3-2 loss. 

AU Volleyball Drops SEC Opener

After a promising start, the Auburn (8-2, 0-1 SEC) volleyball team was unable to keep their momentum in a four-set loss to the visiting Ole Miss Rebels (12-0, 1-0 SEC).