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Auburn Basketball: Tigers look for first 2-0 start in five years

Chris Denson scored 10 as Auburn scored 84 points against McNeese St.

Auburn put in its best offensive performance under Tony Barbee in its season opener against McNeese State on Friday night, shooting 53.2 percent from the field and scoring 80 points in regulation for the first time in the second-year coach’s tenure.

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Tigers go cold in season-ending loss

It was Smalley's last game as a Tiger

TOLEDO, Ohio — Auburn struggled to find its offense early and often in the second round of the WNIT against Toledo.

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Tigers move to 2nd round of WNIT

Smalley led the Lady Tigers to take the win in the 1st round WNIT.

COOKEVILLE, Tenn. — Down 7 points early in the second half, Auburn (16-15) responded with an 11-3 run to take a lead it would not give up in a 68-54 win at Tennessee Tech (23-8) in the first round of the WNIT.

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WNIT allows Auburn room for growth

Nell Fortner knows her young Tigers will grow from the WNIT experience.

Nell Fortner remembers the last time she took the Tigers to the Women’s NIT, in 2007.

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Lady Tigers headed to WNIT

The Lady Tigers were selected for the WNIT.  The new Arena will also play host to the first rount of the Womens NCAA

Auburn’s players and coaches had to wait nearly two weeks to learn their postseason fate after a first-round loss to Mississippi State in the SEC Tournament on March 3.

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With 1st year in the books, Barbee, Tigers look to future

With 1st year in the books, Barbee, Tigers look to future

Listening to Tony Barbee talk about his team after its 69-51 loss to Georgia in the first round of the SEC Tournament on Thursday, you wouldn’t think the Tigers had just wrapped up an 11-20 campaign with a lackluster 18-point loss.

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