Saturday, May 18 2013 9:21 PM EDT2013-05-19 01:21:31 GMT
The Auburn baseball team, seeded 10th, will face a familiar foe in the first round of next week's Southeastern Conference Tournament as it is set to face seventh-seeded and in-state rival Alabama on TuesdayMore >>
The Auburn baseball team, seeded 10th, will face a familiar foe in the first round of next week's Southeastern Conference Tournament as it is set to face seventh-seeded and in-state rival Alabama on Tuesday at the Hoover Met.More >>
Saturday, May 18 2013 9:19 PM EDT2013-05-19 01:19:43 GMT
Auburn scored eight times in the fourth inning en route to an 11-6 win over No. 11 Arkansas in the regular season finale. With the win Auburn, which won its final three SEC series, two over ranked opponents,More >>
With the win Auburn, which won its final three SEC series, two over ranked opponents, finished the 2013 regular season 33-22, 13-17 SEC while Arkansas finished it 35-19, 18-11 SEC.More >>
Thursday, May 16 2013 11:02 PM EDT2013-05-17 03:02:28 GMT
Conner Kendrick and Terrance Dedrick combined to hold No. 11 Arkansas to just five hits and kept them out of the run column for the entire night as the Auburn baseball team picked up a 3-0 win on ThursdayMore >>
Conner Kendrick and Terrance Dedrick combined to hold No. 11 Arkansas to just five hits and kept them out of the run column for the entire night as the Auburn baseball team picked up a 3-0 win on Thursday in the series opener.More >>
Wednesday, May 15 2013 6:37 PM EDT2013-05-15 22:37:32 GMT
Jerome Seagears, a 6-foot-1, 175-pound rising junior guard who played two seasons at Rutgers, has transferred to Auburn, head coach Tony Barbee announced on Wednesday. Auburn is petitioning to the NCAAMore >>
Jerome Seagears, a 6-foot-1, 175-pound rising junior guard who played two seasons at Rutgers, has transferred to Auburn, head coach Tony Barbeeannounced on Wednesday.More >>
Sunday, May 12 2013 8:06 PM EDT2013-05-13 00:06:53 GMT
Damek Tomscha hit a solo home run to start the fifth and Ryan Tella hit a three-run home run with two down in the sixth as Auburn claimed a 4-1 win at Florida on Sunday afternoon. With the win Auburn wonMore >>
Damek Tomscha hit a solo home run to start the fifth and Ryan Tella hit a three-run home run with two down in the sixth as Auburn claimed a 4-1 win at Florida on Sunday afternoon.More >>
Auburn's offense exploded out of the gate, scoring 21 first-quarter points on 237 total yards of offense as it cruised to a 51-7 win over Alabama A&M in the final regular season home game of the 2012 season. Running backs Tre Mason (181) and Onterio McCalebb (104) each rushed for over 100 yards, the second time in the last three games the duo has both topped the century mark.
Auburn's rushing attack gained a season-high 341 yards, marking the second time this season Auburn (3-8) has rushed for over 300 yards in a game, the other coming against New Mexico State in a 42-7 Auburn win two weeks ago. The team also finished with 512 total yards of offense, which was the most since the National Championship Game victory over Oregon (519).
Alabama A&M (7-4) was held to just 208 total yards.
Freshman quarterback Jonathan Wallace was 10-of-18 on the afternoon for 171 yards with a touchdown for Auburn. His touchdown toss was a nine-yarder to Sammie Coates with 23 seconds left in the first half that put Auburn up 35-0.
After back-to-back 19-yard touchdown runs by Mason and McCalebb put Auburn up 14-0 with 4:31 left in the first quarter, Mason went 86 yards over right guard for Auburn's longest run since Brent Fullwood rumbled 88 yards against Mississippi State back in 1986 to put Auburn up 21-0.
A Jay Prosch three-yard touchdown run made it 28-0 on Auburn's first possession of the second quarter as Auburn scored on each of its first four possessions en route to its largest margin of victory of the season. The score, his second of the season, capped a 91-yard drive, which was Auburn's second longest of the season.
After Coates' touchdown catch made it 35-0 at the half, Alabama A&M scored on its first possession of the second half to avoid the shutout as Deaunte Mason scored from a yard out to finish a 10-play, 88-yard drive.
McCalebb's second score of the day came just 50 seconds into the fourth quarter when he ran it in from 14 yards out for a 42-7 lead.
Auburn's defense scored twice in the final quarter to provide the 44-point final cushion. The first points came on a safety on an Alabama A&M punt attempt when the snap went over the head of the punter, who then swatted it out of the back of the end zone. Trent Fisher then intercepted an Alabama A&M pass attempt and ran it back 60 yards for the score.
Dee Ford finished the game with both of Auburn's sacks while Jake Holland, Joshua Holsey and Chris Davis each had five tackles.
Auburn's 51 points were its most since it scored 56 against South Carolina in the 2010 SEC Championship Game.
Auburn closes out the regular season on Saturday, Nov. 24 at Alabama. The game will air live on CBS at 2:30 pm CT.
Sunday, May 19 2013 12:29 AM EDT2013-05-19 04:29:09 GMT
Richmond Spiders head baseball coach Mark McQueen and assistant coach Tag Montague have been suspended indefinitely for a violation of the athletic department's code of conduct. Assistant coach CharlieMore >>
The head coach, along with assistant coach Tag Montague, are suspended indefinitely for violating the athletic department's code of conduct.More >>
Sunday, May 19 2013 12:22 AM EDT2013-05-19 04:22:14 GMT
Michael Robinson returned to his home town on Saturday to host his fourth annual Excel to Excellence camp, and he brought some of his Seahawks teammates with him to help make it an experience that youngMore >>
The Varina product returned to his alma mater to host his annual Excel to Excellence camp and brought some of his Seattle Seahawk teammates with him.More >>
Sunday, May 19 2013 12:06 AM EDT2013-05-19 04:06:55 GMT
The Richmond Flying Squirrels (20-20) plated the final three runs of the ballgame to overtake the Altoona Curve (19-23) and claim a 5-3 win in front of 7,178 at The Diamond on Saturday night. With theMore >>
The Richmond Flying Squirrels plated the final three runs of the ballgame to overtake the Altoona Curve and claim a 5-3,win at The Diamond on Saturday night. More >>
Thursday, May 16 2013 12:34 AM EDT2013-05-16 04:34:41 GMT
VCU and Richmond meet every year in baseball, but not since 2001 has it been as league rivals, and Thursday the two cross-town foes meet as Atlantic 10 counterparts for the first time when they open aMore >>
The Rams and Spiders have not met on the baseball field as conference foes since 2001, and will renew their rivalry to end their respective regular seasons.More >>
Thursday, May 16 2013 12:11 AM EDT2013-05-16 04:11:31 GMT
The Deep Run boys and James River girls earned the title of Metro Richmond District lacrosse champions on Wednesday night. After a convincing win over Mills Godwin in Tuesday's semifinals, Deep Run heldMore >>
The Wildcats and Rapids emerged on top of a very competitive field in both brackets.More >>