All eyes will be on Auburn as the Tigers travel to Manhattan, Kansas, to take on Bill Snyder's Wildcats. The out-of-conference match up will showcase two Top 20 teams in front of a nationally televised (ESPN) prime time audience [...]
The Auburn Tigers dominated the Spartans, 59-13 to move to 2-0 on the season. The Tigers were 31-pont favorites over San Jose State and easily covered the spread despite having issues in their vertical passing game. The defense played very well except for 2 big plays allowed. Auburn came out of the game without any major injures and 12 days to prepare for their first road game of the season [...]
Auburn's defense made its statement on a national stage Thursday night. Playing without suspended safety Jermaine Whitehead, the Tigers shut down Kansas State's ground game and came up with enough big plays to spearhead Auburn's 20-14 win over the Wildcats.
Nick Marshall hit D'haquille Williams with a 39-yard pass on third-and-9 to convert a first down and ice the victory with 1:58 remaining. The play elicited a double fist pump and "Boom!" from Malzahn on the sideline.
08/30 vs. Arkansas (W 45-21) 09/06 vs. San Jose State (W 59-13) 09/13 -- Open Date -- 09/18 @ Kansas State (W 20-14) 09/27 vs. Louisiana Tech 10/04 vs. LSU 10/11 @ Mississippi State 10/18 -- Open Date -- 10/25 vs. South Carolina 11/01@ Ole Miss 11/08 vs. Texas A&M 11/15 @ Georgia 11/22 vs. Samford 11/29 @ Alabama