Peter Santo | Sports Writer
Coming into the weekend ranked tenth in the GCAA coaches poll, the Auburn golf team cemented themselves as one of the best teams in the country and took a big step towards their seventh straight NCAA Championship appearance with a 16-stroke win over No. 3 Baylor in the All-American Intercollegiate Championship in Humble, Texas.
McLemore has officially been ruled out for the season and Auburn head coach Bruce Pearl said he will undergo surgery on Sunday
Steven Williams homered in his first career at-bat and is the first player to hit a home run in his first at-bat of the season since Jordan Ebert in 2015.
The win pushes Auburn’s record to 23-3 (11-2 SEC) and hands Kentucky their first four-game losing streak under coach John Calipari.
With the last five Ray Guy award winners all coming from Australia, Auburn decided to get in on the action by signing punter Arryn Siposs to their 2018 class.
The Tigers finished in the top 5 of all four tournaments in the fall and will look to take the next step in search of their first national title in school history.
Bryce Brown scored 19 of his 23 points in the second half as he continues to show why he is one of the SEC’s best.
Coming off yet another comeback victory at Auburn Arena against Georgia, No. 19 Auburn will try to carry over some of that intensity as they travel to face Missouri Wednesday night.
Seven weeks ago, Auburn was left for dead after a loss to LSU. Now, the future looks incredibly bright on The Plains.
Saturday, Georgia dominated the line of scrimmage to win the SEC Championship Game 28-7.