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Malzahn names freshman Bo Nix Auburn's starting quarterback

Aug. 20, 2019 9:34 PM EDT

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Freshman Bo Nix will make his Auburn debut as the starting quarterback on a big stage. Nix was proclaimed the 16th-ranked Tigers' starter on Tuesday, ending a battle with redshirt freshman Joey Gatewood. Nix will take the field in Auburn's opener against No. 11 Oregon on Aug. 31 in...

Freshmen Gatewood, Nix open Auburn camp in QB competition

Aug. 2, 2019 8:08 PM EDT

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Auburn's quarterback competition has resumed, with a pair of freshmen vying to start the opener against Oregon. Redshirt freshman Joey Gatewood or five-star signee Bo Nix? That was the biggest question facing the Tigers when they started preseason camp Friday. "They're desperate to win...