Bowl season is upon us. Auburn won’t have to travel far for its bowl game, but who will be Auburn’s opponent?
Here are seven things to know:
- Auburn will play Memphis in the Birmingham Bowl.
- Auburn defensive coordinator Will Muschamp will become the next head coach at South Carolina. The Tigers will have their third defensive coordinator in as many seasons. Auburn secondary coach Travaris Robinson is also expected to join Muschamp as the Gamecocks’ defensive coordinator.
- Auburn coach Gus Malzahn released a statement regarding Muschamp’s departure.
- The mother of Rashan Gary, the nation’s No. 1 prospect, called Auburn’s lack of communication during Muschamp’s process of leaving Auburn “disheartening.”
- One of Auburn’s top defensive back commits says Muschamp leaving won’t impact his decision.
- Current Auburn players and commits react on social media to Muschamp’s departure.
- Malzahn played arcade basketball with a 5-star defensive end.
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- From AL.com’s Brandon Marcello: Potential candidates who could replace Will Muschamp as Auburn’s defensive coordinator