7/27/2014 - Baseball

Emotions get the best of Frank Thomas at Hall of Fame

The former Auburn athlete thanks his university, his family and the professional organizations and teammates who helped to baseball's shine on Sunday.

7/27/2014 - Baseball

Wiping away tears, Frank Thomas goes into Hall of Fame

The former Auburn player and major league great goes into Cooperstown with memories of family, friends and Auburn University.

7/25/2014 - General Release

Auburn's new Wellness Kitchen set to open

"We wanted the gold standard for our new residence hall, and that's exactly what we got," Jacobs said. "Then, we needed a place to feed our athletes. That's the Wellness Kitchen. It is a state-of-the-art dining hall facility. Our students are going to love it." It has everything, all healthy, including the dessert bar, and it's open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. "It'll be great for students to meet and mingle with our student-athletes, and our student-athletes get to know our students," Jacobs said. "It's going to be a great place."

7/25/2014 - General Release

Auburn teams up to end child hunger in Alabama

Auburn Athletics Director Jay Jacobs has promised his department will be an involved partner in spreading the word about fighting childhood hunger, and the school's student-athletes are already involved. Details of Auburn's involvement were revealed Friday at a school that saw the Athletics Department win the Southeastern Conference's most-recent community service award with more than a thousand hours of volunteer work by student-athletes. Now, Auburn is doing more.

7/27/2014 - Baseball

Frank Thomas, welcome to the Hall of Fame

The slugger who could hit a baseball a very long way remembers his late father, his family and friends and Auburn University heading to to Sunday's induction into the Hall of Fame

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