Aggies to take on Auburn Thursday in NCAA Tournament | KOB 4

Aggies to take on Auburn Thursday in NCAA Tournament

Lee Faria
March 19, 2019 06:33 PM

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.- The New Mexico State Aggies will open up their NCAA tournament Thursday against Auburn.


The 12th seeded Aggies have a 30-4 record this season.

In his first two years, coach Chris Jans has a 58-10 record.

“We’re playing our best basketball of the season,” Jans said. “I know they are going to be excited and locked into the game plan and continue to get better and hopefully we can be that team that breaks through that barrier.”

The Auburn Tigers are the No. 5 seed and SEC champions.

The Tigers beat Tennessee in the Championship game.

Auburn goes into the game against the Aggies with a 26-9 record.


Lee Faria

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