AUBURN – Football fans who attend Auburn’s Sept. 10 matchup with the Mississippi State Bulldogs will have the opportunity to see the South’s top collegiate anglers weigh their prize catches at Ag Heritage Park.
Twenty schools will be competing in the National Guard FLW College Fishing Southeast Regional Championship Thursday to Saturday, Sept. 8-10, on Lake Harding on the Alabama-Georgia state line, with the final weigh-ins occurring Saturday at Ag Heritage Park on Donahue Drive approximately 15 minutes after the Mississippi State game. The football game kicks off at 11:20 a.m.
AUBURN – The NCAA Division I Women’s Basketball Committee has selected Auburn University to serve as a first- and second-round host for the 2011 NCAA Division I Women’s Basketball Championship.
The games will take place in the new Auburn Arena, which will be in its first year of operation. The 2011 event will mark the first time for Auburn to host the first and second rounds of the NCAA Tournament under its current bid format.
AUBURN – Fifty teams of middle and high school students from across the eastern United States will participate in the 2008 South’s BEST Robotics Championship on Saturday, Dec. 13, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Auburn University’s Beard-Eaves-Memorial Coliseum. At South’s BEST, the winners of 11 local competitions from eight states will put their robots to the test.
Saturday’s competition is free and open to the public. For more information, including a complete schedule and the names of teams in your area, go to www.southsbest.org. Saturday’s activities will stream live from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. CST at www.auburn.edu/cosam/.