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Opening Night A Huge Success For Tigers

Creede Simpson

Auburn raced past Arkansas State 12-5 Friday night in front of a sellout crowd at Plainsman Park.

Auburn, Ala.--Junior Creede Simpson had three hits and scored four runs while fellow junior Casey McElroy added three hits and a pair of runs as the #23 Auburn Tigers downed Arkansas State 12-5 before a sellout crowd of 4,096 on opening day at Plainsman Park. On the mound sophomore Slade Smith allowed four runs on six hits in five and two/thirds innings to get the win while junior college transfer... Recommended Stories