Auburn’s season will come to an end Wednesday against Memphis in the Birmingham Bowl. Which group of Tigers will go home happy?
Here are eight things to know:
- Game Day Preview: Auburn faces Memphis in Birmingham Bowl.
- How to tune in to the Birmingham Bowl.
- Four-star 2017 linebacker Leonard Warner dropped Auburn from his top five.
- Auburn extended an offer to Trey Blount, who is a four-star wide receiver from Powder Springs, Ga. He also has offers from some of Auburn’s SEC rivals.
- Auburn quarterback commit Woody Barrett likes Auburn’s chances with Nate Craig-Myers, who is the No. 3 wide receiver in the nation. Craig-Myers will choose between Auburn and at least two other SEC schools in February.
- Four-star offensive tackle E.J. Price, who is also the No. 8 prospect in Georgia, removed Auburn from his newest top three.
- Auburn athletic director Jay Jacobs said, “There is no excuse for going 6-6 at Auburn” in a radio interview Tuesday.
- Four-star defensive tackle Tyrone Truesdell currently has no official offers, but that may change after a strong performance at the Rising Seniors all-star practice in Georgia. Is Auburn interested?
Other Auburn news from around the Internet
- From AL.com’s Wesley Sinor: Will quarterbacks Jeremy Johnson and Sean White return to the Plains in 2016? Auburn coach Gus Malzahn answered that question on Tuesday.
- From the Opelika-Auburn News’ Dana Sulonen: Is the Birmingham Bowl a must-win game for Auburn?
- From 247sports’ Phillip Marshall: Jay Jacobs has no intention of stepping down and thinks Auburn’s future is bright.