September 3, 2011

Last minutes lift Tigers to win

Auburn scored two touchdowns in the last four minutes of the game to come from behind and beat season-opening opponent Utah State 42-38 Saturday inside Jordan-Hare Stadium.

Running back Michael Dyer scored from one yard out with 30 seconds remaining in the game to give the Tigers the lead, and ultimately the win.

"Obviously, any time you can get a win no matter how you can get it you have to be pleased with that," coach Gene Chizik said. "I was pleased with a very young team being able to fight through a lot of adversity and persevere through times that didn't look very good to be honest."

For Auburn to be in the position for Dyer to score the game-winner, it needed something special from the special teams first....

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