Auburn will begin a home-and-home series with USC at the Galen Center on Dec. 18, 2022… 50 years and three days from the schools’ first meeting. USC won 73-66 on Dec. 15, 1972 in Los Angeles at the Trojan Invitational. You can watch some of it here.
Footage of Pat. Footage of Jean. Footage of Shug talking about John Heisman like a man qualified to talk about him. Shug making Catholic / Baptist jokes. Yankee jokes. Shug’s accent (“Steve Spoo-ri-uh”). Shug and John Wayne. This is fabulous.
Half Empty: It’s the Birmingham Bowl. The post-season punchline. And losing it would be worse than not going to a bowl game. Which is why it really kind of sucks that once we accepted that it was actually happening, once it was just a matter of which also-ran would also by vying for the Buns […]
Hey, there’s a new “Wonder Years!” Hey, it’s set in 1968 Alabama! Hey, Auburn makes it into the very first episode! Watch the entire first episode here. Find more fabulous Auburn references in pop culture here. And buy some great, unique Auburn shirts here and here. h/t: Preston Hornsby