FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas has been on the road for so long that the Razorbacks may feel like strangers in their stadium.
No. 17 Arkansas has not played at home since Sept. 18, when the Razorbacks dismantled Georgia Southern 45-10.
No. 2 Georgia (5-0, 3-0 SEC) at No. 18 Auburn (4-1, 1-0), Saturday at 3:30 p.m. EDT (CBS).
Line: Georgia by 15 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook.
Bryan Harsin isn't tipping his hand on No. 22 Auburn's starting quarterback against LSU.
T.J. Finley, a former LSU starter, staked his claim on the job when he came off the bench to replace third-year starter Bo Nix and ultimately throw for the go-ahead touchdown against Georgia Stat e.
AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Auburn has fired first-year wide receivers coach Cornelius Williams four games into the season.
Spokesman Kirk Sampson confirmed the firing Sunday evening, a day after the 22nd-ranked Tigers had to rally in the final minute to beat Georgia State.
The Auburn Tigers are hoping to once again enjoy the comforts of home as heavy favorites.
The 23rd-ranked Tigers return to Jordan-Hare Stadium for another home game that appears to be a mismatch, hosting Georgia State on Saturday.
Georgia State (1-3) at No. 23 Auburn (2-1), Saturday at 4 p.m. EDT (SEC Network).
Line: Auburn by 27 ½, according to FanDuel Sportsbook.
Things to watch during Week 3 of play in the Big Ten Conference:
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Most of the intelligence No. 10 Penn State has on its upcoming opponent was compiled long ago by the team’s video production staff. How much it’s worth now is up for debate.
AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Demetris Robertson scored three touchdowns and Jarquez Hunter rushed for 147 yards as No. 25 Auburn raced past FCS program Alabama State 62-0 on Saturday.
After a fast start in Bryan Harsin’s first game as head coach last week, Auburn (2-0) was held to just one offensive touchdown and fewer than 200 yards in the first half.
Alabama State (1-0) at No. 25 Auburn (1-0), Saturday at noon EDT (SEC Network).
Line: No line, according to FanDuel Sportsbook.
Auburn is now ranked and fresh from a blowout win to open the Bryan Harsin era.
Now comes a different sort of test. The 25th-ranked Tigers host in-state FCS team Alabama State on Saturday, getting a quick check of their maturity and focus levels ahead of a bigger name opponent.
AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Bo Nix passed for 275 yards and three touchdowns in just over a half, and Auburn gave new coach Bryan Harsin a 60-10 cakewalk in his debut against Akron Saturday night in the season opener for both teams.
Bryan Harsin's first game as Auburn's coach comes against a team that just suffered through a 21-game losing streak. The next opponent is an FCS team.
Harsin should be able to ease into his Southeastern Conference tenure Saturday night against 36.5-point underdog Akron, followed by an even bigger mismatch versus Alabama State.
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Andy Avalos is back on the blue turf at Boise State, this time as coach of a Broncos team that is primed to regain what it considers its rightful spot at the top of the Mountain West Conference.
Auburn coach Bryan Harsin expects to be out of COVID-19 quarantine by game week, but said Wednesday that the Tigers' vaccination rate hasn't reached the 85% threshold.
Harsin, who has declined to say if he's vaccinated, has been in quarantine since he tested positive on Aug.
AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Auburn defensive coordinator Derek Mason said he has tested positive for COVID-19, like head coach Bryan Harsin.
Mason said in a Twiter post that he is fully vaccinated and has recovered, urging others to get the shots.
Andy Avalos came home to be the next coach from the Boise State family tree to take over the Broncos.
The challenge he faces is different from perhaps any other Boise State coach's since the Broncos emerged on the national stage.
AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Auburn football coach Bryan Harsin said Friday that he has tested positive for COVID-19 and is isolating at home.
Harsin said in a statement that he tested positive on Thursday but wasn't experiencing symptoms.
AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Former LSU quarterback TJ Finley is transferring to Southeastern Conference Western Division rival Auburn.
Finley announced his decision Monday with a video posted on social media.