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Tigers Win Opener On Hargett Walk-Off Homer

Justin Hargett

Auburn second baseman Justin Hargett's second career home run gave the Tigers a dramatic opening day baseball victory over Elon.

Auburn, Ala.--Sophomore second baseman Justin Hargett hit a two-out, two-run home run in the bottom of the ninth inning to give the Auburn Tigers a dramatic 5-3 win over Elon to open the John Pawlowski era at Auburn Friday at Plainsman Park. Hitless in three at-bats in the game, Hargett drove a fastball deep over the wall in center field off Elon's Jared Kernodle to set off a huge celebration at... Recommended Stories