By Charles Goldberg
AUBURN, Ala. — Auburn leads the Southeastern Conference in rushing, and the guys paving the way were recognized for their efforts Tuesday.
Auburn's offensive line is one of 18 semifinalists for the Joe Moore Award, which recognizes the top offensive line in college football. One of the other semifnialist is Alabama's, who Auburn will face Saturday.
Auburn has rushed for an SEC-best 3,276 yards. That's 528 more yards than second-place Alabama.
The Joe Moore finalists will be announced next week.
The semifinalists are Auburn, Alabama, Boise State, Iowa, Kentucky, LSU, Michigan, Ohio State, Oklahoma, Pittsburgh, San Diego State, Texas, Southern California, Utah, Washington, Washington State, Western Michigan and Wisconsin.
Charles Goldberg is a Senior Writer at AuburnTigers.com. Follow him on Twitter: Follow @AUGoldMine