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Alabama forward Alex Reese (3) and teammates join the Alabama student section to celebrate after an NCAA college basketball game against Auburn, Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020, in Tuscaloosa, Ala. (AP Photo/Vasha Hunt)

Lewis, Alabama hand No. 4 Auburn its first loss, 83-64

Jan. 16, 2020 12:40 AM EST

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Nate Oats and Alabama had two achievements to celebrate: a huge win and knocking rival Auburn from the dwindling ranks of the unbeaten. Kira Lewis Jr. scored 25 points and the Crimson Tide easily handled the fourth-ranked Tigers with an 83-64 rout on Wednesday night....

Tim Hudson hired as Auburn's volunteer pitching coach

Jan. 15, 2020 12:40 PM EST

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Former major league pitcher Tim Hudson is Auburn's new pitching coach. Auburn announced Wednesday that Hudson will be a volunteer assistant and pitching coach for the program, where he once starred as a two-way player. Hudson played 17 years in the major leagues with Oakland, Atlanta...

Auburn guard Samir Doughty celebrates a foul call against Vanderbilt during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2020, in Auburn, Ala. (AP Photo/Julie Bennett)

Auburn exceeds expectations as one of last unbeaten teams

Jan. 14, 2020 5:40 PM EST

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — The Auburn Tigers haven't missed a step — or lost a game — after losing their three best players from last season's Final Four team. The fourth-ranked Tigers have ascended 20 spots in the AP Top 25 since the season began, won their first 15 games and sailed through the...

Mays' buzzer-beater lifts LSU over Mississippi State 60-59

Jan. 11, 2020 11:39 PM EST

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Skylar Mays hit a jumper from just inside the 3-point line at the buzzer to give LSU a 60-59 victory against Mississippi State in a Southeastern Conference game Saturday. The Tigers (11-4, 3-0) trailed 53-44 with five minutes remaining in the game. LSU scored seven straight points...

Auburn forward Isaac Okoro (23) celebrates a 3-point shot against Georgia during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Saturday, Jan. 11 2020, in Auburn, Ala. (AP Photo/Julie Bennett)

No. 5 Auburn stays perfect, rips Georgia 82-60 behind bench

Jan. 11, 2020 3:40 PM EST

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — The bench helped trigger No. 5 Auburn's emphatic reboot from a slow start. Anfernee McLemore started the resurgence with a dunk and fellow backups Allen Flanigan and Jamal Johnson kept it going with 3-pointers Saturday in the Tigers' 82-60 win over Georgia to keep that perfect start...

FILE - In this June 24, 2019, file photo, Charles Barkley arrives at the NBA Awards o at the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, Calif. The former Auburn University star and NBA Hall of Famer says he's donating $1 million to Miles College, a historically black institution in Fairfield, Alabama. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)

Former NBA star Charles Barkley donates $1M to Miles College

Jan. 9, 2020 5:24 PM EST

FAIRFIELD, Ala. (AP) — Charles Barkley has donated $1 million to historically black Miles College. The Basketball Hall of Famer and former Auburn star told interim president Bobbie Knight about the donation on Wednesday, news outlets reported. “I’ve gotten to know Bobbie over the last year...

Vanderbilt guard Saben Lee (0) drives past Auburn forward Anfernee McLemore (24) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2020, in Auburn, Ala. (AP Photo/Julie Bennett)

Okoro, No. 5 Auburn edge Vanderbilt 83-79 to stay perfect

Jan. 9, 2020 12:09 AM EST

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Isaac Okoro blew by the defender and launched into the air for a one-handed dunk. Okoro and No. 5 Auburn came back to earth after that high-flying second-half slam but still held on for an 83-79 victory Wednesday night over Vanderbilt to remain unbeaten. The freshman Okoro scored 17 of...

Ramirez has 7 3s, No. 20 Arkansas women drop Auburn 86-70

Jan. 5, 2020 7:05 PM EST

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Amber Ramirez had four of her seven 3-pointers in the first quarter en route to a 25-point outing and No. 20 Arkansas cruised to an 86-70 win over Auburn on Sunday. Chelsea Dungee, who added 19 points, had seven of her nine first-quarter points to cap off a 10-point run for a 12-9 lead...

Auburn center Austin Wiley (50) blocks a shot attempt by Mississippi State guard Tyson Carter (23) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Saturday, Jan. 4, 2020 in Starkville, Miss. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

McCormick's 28 keep No. 8 Auburn perfect with 80-68 win

Jan. 4, 2020 8:15 PM EST

STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — No. 8 Auburn kicked off its Southeastern Conference slate with another impressive performance. J'Von McCormick led the way. McCormick scored a career-high 28 points, and the Tigers beat Mississippi State 80-68 on Saturday. Auburn (13-0, 1-0) placed five players in double figures....

Minnesota running back Rodney Smith (1) runs past Auburn defensive tackle Derrick Brown (5) during the first half of the Outback Bowl NCAA college football game Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2020, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

Johnson lifts No. 16 Minnesota over No. 9 Auburn in Outback

Jan. 1, 2020 7:04 PM EST

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — With the clock winding down on a dominating performance in the Outback Bowl, Minnesota fans broke into a chant of “Row The Boat, Row The Boat, Row The Boat." The never-give-up mantra coach P.J. Fleck used to help change the culture of Golden Gophers football continues to inspire a...