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Tony Barbee

Four consecutive losing seasons led to Auburn pulling the plug on the Tony Barbee Era.

Auburn, Ala.--An overall record of 49-75 and failure to produce a team with a winning record prompted Auburn Athletic Jay Jacobs to put an end to the Tony Barbee Era of Auburn basketball. Jacobs announced the decision on Wednesday night after the Tigers were eliminated 74-56 in the opening round of the SEC Tournament at the Georgia Dome. That ended Auburn's season at 14-16. Barbee, who was hired... Recommended Stories