Auburn, AL – The Auburn Tigers men’s basketball punched their ticket to the Sweet 16 for the first time since 2003. #5 Auburn will take on the top team in their region, the North Carolina Tar Heels, in Kansas City. Before they square off against UNC the Tigers came back to The Plains to a hero’s welcome by dozens of Auburn fans at Auburn Arena.
We caught up with Tigers hoops fans and the team about what it’s like to be on this incredible run.
The Tigers and Tar Heels will tip off in the Sweet 16 at 7:29 p.m. ET on TBS on Friday March 29th.