Kristen Carr | Sports Writer
Auburn has landed its first wide receiver commit from the class of 2022 as 3-star WR Jay Fair committed on Tuesday.
Heading into 2021, the Tigers have a reloaded roster and return to a regular fall schedule with nonconference opponents.
After landing a commitment from the nation's No. 1 kicker on Tuesday, Auburn followed it up with a commitment from 3-star tight end Micah Riley-Ducker on Wednesday.
The Auburn Family has a lot to look forward to this summer, with former, current and future Tigers competing in this year's Summer Olympics and Summer Paralympics.
The rising junior averaged 10 points and 5.7 rebounds on 20.2 minutes per game during her lone season at Butler Community College.
JT Thor's time at Auburn has ended after one season as he will be staying in the NBA Draft, per an announcement from Auburn on Saturday.
On Friday, Auburn Athletics Director Allen Greene announced that Auburn Athletics plans to have 100 percent capacity at Jordan-Hare Stadium as well as full on-campus tailgating for the 2021 football season.
In the second game in its series against Missouri, Auburn came out on top with a 3-0 victory behind the arm of Richard Fitts on Friday. The Tigers also earned the No. 12 seed in the SEC Tournament with Texas A&M's loss.
Auburn took an early lead in Thursday’s game at Missouri and carried that momentum throughout, never giving up the lead in a 15-6 win. “We’re in postseason baseball, so there’s no other option than to come out and play good, consistent baseball," Thompson said.
“The story tonight and of these last two games is just our at-bats have deteriorated,” said head coach Butch Thompson. “I think that’s the biggest thing I look at tonight. That really has my undivided attention heading into this critical series against Texas A&M.”