Zach Tantillo | Sports Writer
Before April's draft, former Tigers first had to make impressions on NFL scouts' clipboards.
Auburn saw its regular season end in a game that was back-and-forth for the whole 40 minutes with 14 ties and 15 lead changes.
WR Noah Igbinoghene turns in best Auburn freshman performance in 20 years at SEC Track & Field indoors
The dual-athlete for football and track and field, the freshman was primarily a return specialist for the Tigers during the 2017 season.
Auburn’s first SEC Tournament game will be against the 7 seed on Thursday, March 1 at 6 p.m.
Auburn will face Longwood for the second game of the three-game series Saturday at 1 p.m. CT, with Davis Daniel starting for the Tigers.
A stockpile of SEC talent was scattered across the two rosters, including two Auburn alums, Brandon King and Jonathan Jones.
“We needed to be more consistent and with the help from the crowd, we really got the energy burst.”
Auburn drops their fourth straight and continue to struggle in conference play as the Tigers fall to the Arkansas Razorbacks 68-58.
The quarterback from Bartram Trail high school was named Team Spotlight MVP after almost leading a fourth quarter comeback.
The Auburn Tigers (7-3) rode a 30-point fourth quarter to a 65-47 victory over Southern University Saturday night.