Happy New Year! It was an underwhelming 2015 season for Auburn, but the Tigers won their final game of the year against Memphis in the Birmingham Bowl. What will 2016 hold?
Here are three things to know:
- Auburn report card: Defense dominates Birmingham Bowl
- Auburn alumni react to Birmingham Bowl win: “I’m already looking forward to next year”
- Will Muschamp added former Auburn linebackers coach Lance Thompson to his South Carolina staff. Thompson served as Auburn’s interim defensive coordinator for the Birmingham Bowl.
Other Auburn news from around the Internet
- This offseason is critical for Auburn coach Gus Malzahn after an 8-5 2014 and a 7-6 record this season. But Malzahn also wants to work on his dancing skills with his former quarterback Cam Newton.
- From the Opelika-Auburn News’ Tom Green: The lengthy eligibility saga of men’s basketball freshman Danjel Purifoy could be resolved in January.