Christian Clemente | Assistant Sports Editor
It was a battle between the freshman phenoms for Plainsman’s Choice Best Male Athlete.
The Plainsman will be releasing our top picks around town this weekend. Follow us on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram to stay up to date.
On Wednesday, Bryan Harsin and Auburn signed six players to its 2021 recruiting class. The Tigers now have signed 17 total players to their 2021 class. Here’s some info on each player that signed on Wednesday and what Harsin had to say about them.
Follow along for live updates throughout the day as Auburn receives National Letters of Intent from players in the class of 2021 on National Signing Day.
So, when you look back at Gus’ tenure at Auburn, be thankful. Gus will go down as one of the better coaches in Auburn’s history. He raised the bar, and he did it the right way. Thank you for everything, Gus.
Auburn has its new defensive coordinator in Derek Mason. Mason arrives after a seven-year stint as head coach at Vanderbilt.
When the program announced that Bryan Harsin was the next head football coach, many Auburn fans wondered who Harsin was. On Christmas Eve, he got the opportunity to tell the Auburn Family what he's all about in his introductory press conference.
Even without a permanent head coach, Auburn still signed 12 players on Wednesday's early signing day. Here's some info on all 12 and what Steele had to say about each player.
After eight years at Auburn, head coach Gus Malzahn will no longer serve as Auburn's head coach as he was relieved of his duties on Sunday, the program announced in a release. Defensive coordinator Kevin Steele will serve as the interim head coach.
In the Tigers' season opener, Auburn took down USC Upstate 82-41. After the game, head coach Terri Williams-Flournoy said it was a "joy to coach" her players in the win.