Trey Strickland enters his first season as Graduate Assistant/Manager under coach Jeff Lebo.
He spent the previous two years as a student manager, including co-head manager last year. He worked as a camp counselor at Auburn as well as other colleges and high schools throughout the Southeast.
Strickland walked-on to the University of South Alabama basketball team as a freshman before being medically disqualified and then transferred to Auburn in 2003.
He was a three-year starter at Faith Academy in Mobile, Ala., where he was named first-team all-state and was a Birmingham News Super Senior in 2002.
The Mobile, Ala., native earned a B.S. degree in Exercise Science from Auburn University in 2007. Born Dec. 22, 1983, he is the son of Fred and Melissa Strickland. His sister, Rebekah, plays volleyball at the University of Memphis.