Online Now 1338

Saturday Situation, Game 11

The matchup: Auburn (2-8) vs. (7-3)

Senior cornerback T'Sharvan Bell

Where: Jordan-Hare Stadium, Auburn

When: Today, 1 p.m. CST

TV: Pay-per-view

Coaches: Gene Chizik is 33-18 in his fourth season at Auburn and 37-37 in his sixth season overall. Anthony Jones is 79-48 in his 11th season at and 97-60 in his 14th season overall.

Senior Editor Phillip Marshall's prediction: Auburn 49-7.

Senior Writer Bryan Matthews' prediction: Auburn 28-14.

2012 STATISTICS

Points per game: Auburn 17.3, Alabama A&M 25.6

Points allowed per game: Auburn 28.4, Alabama A&M 18.6

Rushing yards per game: Auburn 134.8, Alabama A&M 163.5

Rushing yards allowed per game: Auburn 208.2, Alabama A&M 142.9

Passing yards per game: Auburn 163.7, Alabama A&M 188.7

Passing yards allowed per game: Auburn 227.3, Alabama A&M 177.8

Total yards per game: Auburn 298.5 Alabama A&M 352.2

Total yards allowed per game: Auburn 435.5, Alabama A&M 314.7

Auburn offensive leaders: QB Kiehl Frazier 62-115-8, 753 yards, 2 TD; QB Jonathan Wallace 31-48-2, 478 yards, 2 TD. RB Tre Mason 138 carries, 738 yards, 6 TD; RB Onterio McCalebb 76 carries, 525 yards, 4 TD; WR Emory Blake 45 catches, 713 yards, 3 TD; RB Onterio McCalebb 15 catches, 83 yards, 0 TD.

Auburn defensive leaders: Demetruce McNeal 90 tackles, 7 TFL, 1 sack, 1 PBU, 2 QBH; Daren Bates 89 tackles, 5.5 TFL, 2 sacks, 1 INT, 3 PBU, 4 QBH, 2 FR; Jermaine Whitehead 79 tackles, 3.5 TFL, 1 sack, 5 PBU, 1 FR.; Jake Holland 62 tackles, 2 TFL, 2 PBU, 5 QBH; DE Corey Lemonier 29 tackles, 5.5 TFL, 5.5 sacks, 12 QBH, 1 FF.

Alabama A&M offensive leaders: QB Deaunte Mason 156-270-4, 1880 yards, 16 TD. RB Kaderius Lacey 170 carries, 890 yards, 8 TD; Deaunte Mason 153 carries, 318 yards, 9 TD. WR Montaurius Smith 45 catches, 311 yards, 4 TD; WR Resha DeJarnett 31 catches, 460 yards, 4 TD; Bobby Goldsby 19 catches, 279 yards, 4 TD.

Alabama A&M defensive leaders: Vernon Marshall 94 tackles, 8.5 TFL, 2 sacks; Montay Rover 51 tackles, 4 TFL, 1 FR; Denzel Cotton 49 tackles, 6 TFL, 1 FR; Robert Nelson 41 tackles, 2 TFL, 1 QBH.

Notable: Auburn's 13 seniors will be recognized before today's game. They include LB Daren Bates, CB T'Sharvan Bell, WR DeAngelo Benton, WR Emory Blake, LB Jonathan Evans, TE Philip Lutzenkirchen, RB Onterio McCalebb, S Ikeem Means, WR Anthony Morgan, LB Ashton Richardson, WR Travante Stallworth, OG John Sullen and DT Jamar Travis. ... Auburn is 2-4 this season at Jordan-Hare Stadium. ... Freshman Jonathan Wallace will get his third consecutive start at quarterback. ... After missing last Saturday's game with an ankle injury, junior Jake Holland will return to the starting lineup at middle linebacker.

Already have an account? Sign In