Gus Malzahn

(12)Auburn to play (18)Minnesota in Outback Bowl

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) – Ninth-ranked Auburn will face No. 16 Minnesota on January 1st in the Outback Bowl. “We are very excited to extend an invitation to Auburn University and the University of Minnesota to play in this year’s Outback Bowl,” said Outback Bowl Chairman Tim Love. “These are two quality ten-win teams that should produce a great match-up fans…

NO.15 AUBURN TAKES DOWN NO.5 ALABAMA IN THE 84TH IRON BOWL, 48-45

Shaun Shivers scored on an 11-yard run with 8:08 left to put No. 16 Auburn ahead and another failed field goal by Alabama in the Iron Bowl wiped away the fifth-ranked Crimson Tide’s playoff hopes in a wild 48-45 victory for the Tigers on Saturday. Auburn (9-3, 5-3 Southeastern Conference) survived a final, marathon Crimson Tide drive when Joseph Bulovas’ 30-yard…

SEC Media Days: Gus Malzahn Says Priority is Naming Starting Quarterback

Auburn head football coach Gus Malzahn says his priority for preseason camp is picking a starting quarterback. He spoke today at the fourth and final day of SEC Media Days in Hoover. He says he expects “a fierce battle” between redshirt freshman Joey Gatewood and five-star recruit Bo Nix. Both players are threats to run the ball, and Malzahn has…

Malzahn’s post-game comments after Auburn thrashes Arkansas 56-3

Auburn Head Coach Gus Malzahn Opening Statement… “First off, I’m very excited for our team. I’m excited for our players and coaches. We played a complete game. We talked about improving each game. First of all, our defense holding that group to 25 yards rushing was really unbelievable. That was one of the goals: to try to make them one-dimensional…

Malzahn’s post-game comments after 58-7 win over UL-Monroe

Opening Statement… “This was a good win for Homecoming. It caps off a five-game home stretch. I thought our fans have been outstanding and it meant a lot to our players and coaches. I thought we played well in all three phases of the game. Our goal this week was to improve from last week in offense, defense and special…

Malzahn’s post-game reaction to Auburn’s 18-13 win over LSU

AUBURN, Ala. Opening Statement … “I am very proud of our team, our players and our coaching staff tonight. It’s been a tough week and it’s a tribute to the players I’ve been talking about and our coaches. It feels good to win a game like this. It was hard fought, with a lot of adversity and ups and downs….

Malzahn and Pearl pledge $500k to scholarship campaign

AUBURN, Ala. (auburntigers.com) – Auburn University head football coach Gus Malzahn and head men’s basketball coach Bruce Pearl have come together to pledge $500,000 toward the campus-wide Because This is Auburn comprehensive campaign. Both coaches have structured their gifts to create two endowed scholarships for first-generation students, which will be appropriately named the Gus and Kristi Malzahn Endowed Scholarship for…

Auburn football barometer: What former Tigers expect of season ahead

Former Auburn football players at the Montgomery Auburn Club's 19th annual scholarship golf tournament gave their opinions on the current state of the Tiger football program.

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AlabamaNews.Net)— Auburn football is a program undergoing change like bringing in a new defensive coordinator in Kevin Steele and a starting quarterback that right now has yet to be decided. But what do former Tigers think of the current state of the team? “I’m excited to see what the defense is going to do. I think we’ve got a good…

Saban, Malzahn get Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Challenge pairings

  ATLANTA, GA (Chick-fil-APeachBowlChallenge.com) – The Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Challenge today announced the official pairings for its 10th annual charity golf tournament. A 13-team field of NCAA head coaches and celebrity alumni will compete for a first-place prize of $100,000 in scholarship and charity. All participating teams will receive a portion of the $540,000 total purse. “We created this event…