Caleb Jones | Sports Writer
After coming back from a double-digit deficit against South Alabama on Sunday, the magic wasn’t there for Auburn on Wednesday night. The Tigers fell for the second time this season and first time at home, 67-54 to Stephen F. Austin inside Auburn Arena.
After COVID-19 issues forced Auburn to postpone Tuesday's contest, Auburn women's basketball returned to the court Sunday. A shorthanded Auburn mounted a comeback with only 10 active players and defeated South Alabama 74-66 in Auburn Arena for the Tigers' fourth win this season.
Auburn women’s basketball will have to wait to return to play, as COVID-19 issues and contact tracing within the Tigers’ program has postponed their game against Belmont. The game was originally scheduled for Tuesday evening.
It was a tough trip to the Lone Star State for Auburn women’s basketball, as Houston handed Auburn its first loss of the season, 71-61.
Senior Day is set to occur on Saturday for Auburn football as the Tigers take on No. 5 Texas A&M in the 2020 Jordan-Hare Stadium finale. Here are some players from both sides to keep an eye on and keys to victory for each team.
Fresh off a win over Gardner-Webb on Tuesday night, Auburn women's basketball hits the road for the first time this season on Saturday looking to take down Houston and move to 4-0.
Ahead of Auburn's home opener, Bruce Pearl anticipates another tough matchup with South Alabama. “This is a team and a program that does have confidence,” Pearl said.
As the weather outside gets colder, the Auburn offense is heating up inside Auburn Arena. The Tigers continued their unbeaten season on Tuesday night with a season-high in points, defeating Gardner-Webb 97-61.
Auburn has dropped out of the AP Top 25 poll for the second time this season after it suffered a 42-13 loss to No. 1 Alabama.
Auburn women’s basketball outlasted a late scoring surge by Samford and held on for a 66-64 win over the Bulldogs Saturday inside Auburn Arena.