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"I’m completely different from what I was last year at this time going into Oregon. It’s literally all the little things that go into a week of preparation, just having done that already has just made me really comfortable and I feel like I’m really far ahead from where I was last year.”
In what was not only the first sport back on campus but also the first SEC soccer game of the season, Auburn and Mississippi State tied 1-1 on Friday at the Auburn Soccer Complex.
“Being able to hone in on my craft, I feel like football is the way for me," Schwartz said. "And I feel like I’m locked in 100% to football right now, and that’s how I feel I’m looking toward the future.”
According to Gus Malzahn on Saturday, defensive tackle Coynis Miller Jr is no longer part of the Auburn football program.
A team spokesperson told The Plainsman on Saturday that Auburn's second scrimmage of the fall scheduled for Saturday had been canceled. The reason for the scrimmage cancellation is unknown.
The SEC announced Thursday its start dates and formats for the remaining fall sports. Auburn soccer, volleyball, cross country and fall golf and tennis now know how their seasons will be held.
After playing at Auburn, Tre' Williams spent time in the NFL and XFL. Now, he's an assistant coach at Thompson High School, where he can continue to help others on and off the field.
On Tuesday, the SEC announced a list of fan health and safety guidelines for each of its 14 schools to follow this fall. Each school will determine attendance, and face coverings will need to be worn when entering, exiting and moving around the stadium.
The SEC has announced the schedule for Auburn's 10-game conference-only season. Auburn will kick off its season on Sept. 26 at home against Kentucky.
Auburn is set to face Kentucky as its new Week 1 opponent on September 26. The rest of the schedule will be released at 6 p.m. CST this Monday. The full schedule will be added to this story when it is available.