Welcome to the first installment of Home on the Plains. This recurring post will let you know what sporting events will be held in Auburn each week. War Eagle!
Thursday, January 26th
Women's Basketball vs. No. 6 Kentucky, Auburn Arena, 6 PM
This game will serve as fan appreciation night, so be on the lookout for plenty of giveaways, including Kunnucan's t-shirts, Chick-Fil-A parachutes, and even an iPod nano. The Tiger Paws will be performing at halftime and there will be a post-game autograph signing. Fans are encouraged to donate used cell phones, eye glasses, and books to the various charitable organizations who will be collecting the items at the entrances of the arena.
Friday, January 27th
No. 20 Men's Tennis vs. Middle Tennessee State, Yarbrough Tennis Center, 11 AM
In a celebration of lunch, there will be free pizza provided at intermission.
No. 16 Gymnastics vs. No. 6 Alabama, Auburn Arena, 7 PM
This is an All Auburn, All Orange event, so be sure to dress accordingly. The first 1,000 fans in the arena will receive free shakers from Verizon. Other free giveaways include the always popular Marco's pizza scream and the Auburn University Bookstore t-shirt toss. A handstand competition is also advertised for the event. Beat Bama!
Saturday, January, 28th
No. 1 Women's Equestrian vs. No. 4 Oklahoma State, AU Horse Unit, 1 PM
There are no promotions listed for this event, but you are getting to see No.1 vs. No. 4 for free. Take advantage of it and enjoy the weather.
Sunday, January, 29th
Women's Tennis vs. Alabama A&M, Yarbrough Tennis Center, 10 AM
Tennis balls won't be the only things being served, as pizza will be available at intermission.
Women's Tennis vs. Southern MIss, Yarbrough Tennis Center, 2 PM
If you stay for this match, you are bound to get hungry. Pizza will once again be provided at intermission.