Auburn

No. 1 Auburn Bests No. 5 Oklahoma State, 10-9

STILLWATER, Okla. (auburntigers.com) – Tied with one ride remaining, senior Griffin Knight of the No. 1 Auburn equestrian team rode to a 67.5-64.5 win to give the Tigers a 10-9 victory over No. 5 Oklahoma State in Stillwater, Okla. The win moved the top-ranked squad to 10-1 overall. “The team rode great today and I felt the scores were going…

Auburn baseball drops heartbreaker, 8-7

AUBURN, Ala. (auburntigers.com) – Junior first baseman Niko Buentello had three hits and two RBI, but Auburn baseball fell to Oral Roberts 8-7 on Friday at Plainsman Park. “We played good until the end and I tip my hat to that,” Auburn head coach Butch Thompson said. “We competed well and had better at bats. The guys hung in there…

Auburn women’s tennis grinds out a tough 4-2 victory over No. 71 Tennessee

AUBURN, Ala. (auburntigers.com) – No. 11 Auburn women’s tennis won a tough battle against No. 71 Tennessee, 4-2 and improved to 15-2 (3-0) on the season. “A ton of credit goes to Tennessee for such a great fight,” said Auburn head coach Lauren Spencer. “They came out and played with great intensity and in front a good home crowd. Today…

No. 2 Auburn men’s golf tied for 8th after Seminole Intercollegiate 1st round

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (auburntigers.com) – No. 2 Auburn men’s golf is tied for eighth after the first round of the Seminole Intercollegiate carding a 2-over 290 on Friday at the par 72, 7,172-yard Southwood Golf Course. The Tigers are eight strokes behind leader, James Madison at 282. Junior Will Long, who is tied for 10th at 2-under 70, birdied Nos. 1, 3, 6 and 7. Senior Jake…

Women’s NCAA S&D Championships start Wednesday

AUBURN, Ala. (auburntigers.com) – The time is almost here. The 2016 NCAA Women’s Swimming and Diving Championships will begin on Wednesday, March. 23, in Atlanta at the Georgia Tech’s McAuley Aquatic Center. Auburn, which has won five titles in program history, will send 11 swimmers to the championships. Auburn is coming off of a fourth-place finish at the SEC meet, its…

Family atmosphere drives Auburn women’s tennis

AUBURN, Ala. (auburntigers.com) – When Lauren Spencer took over as the head coach of Auburn’s women’s tennis team in October 2011, the program was coming off of a 5-19 season that included just a single SEC win. Immediately she knew that the culture of the team had to change for the success of the program long-term. In Spencer’s first season…

Men’s Tennis On Road At Florida Friday

AUBURN, Ala. (auburntigers.com) – Auburn hits the road again this weekend, visiting No. 25 Florida for an SEC men’s tennis match Friday at 4 p.m. CT at the Alfred A. Ring Tennis Complex in Gainesville. Auburn’s tentative singles lineup will be: 1) junior Max Hinnisdaels; 2) senior Marko Krickovic; 3) junior Dante Saleh; 4) junior Conner Huertas del Pino; 5)…

Tennessee easily beats Auburn 97-59 in SEC tournament opener

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – Armani Moore scored 22 points, Detrick Mostella added 17 and 12th-seeded Tennessee shot a season-best 59 percent from the field to pummel No. 13 seed Auburn 97-59 Wednesday night in the opening game of the Southeastern Conference tournament. After failing to break 40 percent shooting while splitting two previous meetings this season against the Tigers, the…

Andie Dikosavljevic named SEC Player of the Week

AUBURN, Ala. (auburntigers.com) – Auburn women’s tennis player Andie Dikosavljevic has been named SEC Player of the Week, the conference office announced on Wednesday. The sophomore was instrumental in Auburn’s upset wins over No. 14 Texas A&M, a first for the program, and No. 9 LSU. “Andie continually works hard everyday to be one of the best collegiate athletes in…

Lazeroff, Youtsey earn 1-meter spots at NCAA Championships

AUBURN, Ala. (auburntigers.com)– For the second day in a row, Scott Lazeroff and Justin Youtsey have earned spots at the NCAA Championships. Auburn’s diving duo finished second and 10th, respectively, on the 1-meter at the NCAA Zone B Diving Championships on Thursday at Georgia Tech’s McAuley Aquatic Center. Youtsey, who was fifth on the 3-meter on Monday, scored a 721.10…