Jake Weese | Sports Editor
On Thursday, Auburn picked up a commitment from a local prospect in 3-star linebacker Powell Gordon. Gordon is a linebacker in the class of 2022 who plays at Auburn High School.
For the first time since Jan. 6, Auburn was without starting point guard Sharife Cooper. The freshman point guard was unavailable for Tuesday's game after suffering an ankle injury on Sunday. Cooper's absence was felt in Auburn's 74–57 loss to Florida at home Tuesday night.
Behind a no-hitter from freshman Maddie Penta in the opener and a four-run sixth inning in the second game, Auburn opened up the 2021 season on Saturday with a pair of wins.
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.
On Wednesday, the SEC released the 2021 football schedule. The conference is planning for non-conference games to return in 2021, along with the normal 12-game slate.
According to Chris Moore, when Charles Barkley comes to watch you play, “it’s a huge motivator.” On Tuesday, with Barkley in attendance, Auburn knocked off No. 12 Missouri 88 - 82 inside Auburn Arena.
The Tigers took care of business Saturday on the road against South Carolina in a 109-86 win. Auburn’s 109 points are the most points scored in an SEC road win in program history.
On Thursday, the Tigers announced the hiring of Bert Watts as the program’s outside linebackers coach and special teams coordinator.
After having its 2020 season cut short, Auburn baseball received some good news on Tuesday as the SEC released the conference schedule for 2021.