Auburn, Ala.—After five early starts in their first seven games, including this weekend’s game at Vanderbilt, the Auburn Tigers will finally get another night game when they take on Texas A&M at 6 p.m. on ESPNU next weekend.
The Oct. 27th game will be the first between the schools since the 1986 Cotton Bowl in Dallas.
The rest of the SEC television schedule that weekend has Tennessee vs. South Carolina at 11 a.m. on ESPN, Kentucky at Missouri also at 11 a.m. on ESPNU, Ole Miss vs. Arkansas in Little Rock on the SEC Network at 11:21 a.m., Florida vs. Georgia at 2:30 p.m. on CBS, UMass at Vanderbilt at 6 p.m. on FoxSports, and Mississippi State at Alabama at 7:30 p.m. on ESPN.
Currently 5-1 on the season and facing visiting LSU this Saturday at Kyle Field, the Aggies are one of the hottest teams in the country offensively led by quarterback Johnny Manziel. Averaging 280 yards passing and 112.7 yards rushing per game with 24 combined touchdowns, the redshirt freshman is one of the surprise players in the country this season. This season Texas A&M is averaging 47 points per game while allowing 21.8 per contest.
Auburn (1-5) will try to get back on the winning track this weekend against Vanderbilt (2-4) in Nashville. Kickoff is scheduled for 11:21 a.m. CDT and the game can be seen on the SEC Network..
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