Open in App
Auburn Daily

Hugh Freeze ranked as one of the top 50 coaches in college football

By Lance Dawe,


Auburn football feels like it is back on the rise, and it's largely due in part to their new head coach Hugh Freeze.

The Tigers have hammered the transfer portal since Freeze's arrival back in November, and after a positive spring Auburn heads into the offseason with hope and excitement.

Various outlets have Freeze ranked anywhere from tenth through sixth in SEC head coaching rankings. According to Big Game Boomer, he's No. 10.

BGB has Sam Pittman (Arkansas), Jimbo Fisher (Texas A&M), Mark Stoops (Kentucky), Josh Heupel (Tennessee), Shane Beamer (South Carolina), Lane Kiffin (Ole Miss), Brian Kelly (LSU), Nick Saban (Alabama) and Kirby Smart (Georgia) ranked ahead of Freeze in his list of the top 50 head coaches in college football heading into the 2023 season.

Freeze is ranked No. 38 overall.

The Tigers kick off the 2023 season on September 2nd at home vs UMass at 2 p.m. CT on ESPN.

Here's a look at the entire 2023 schedule:

Sept. 2nd vs UMass

Sept. 9th at California

Sept. 16th vs Samford

Sept. 23rd at Texas A&M

Sept. 30th vs Georgia

Oct. 14th at LSU

Oct. 21st vs Ole Miss

Oct. 28th vs Mississippi State

Nov. 4th at Vanderbilt

Nov. 11th at Arkansas

Nov. 18th vs New Mexico State

Nov. 25th vs Alabama

Related stories

SEC sets 2024 conference schedule announcement date

Hugh Freeze has $3 million worth on incentives laced into his Auburn contract

ChatGPT ranks Auburn football's top 10 running backs of all time

Ranking the five most important games on Auburn football's 2023 schedule

2023 SEC quarterback rankings: KJ Jefferson takes top spot

Engage with Auburn Daily on Socials!

Join the Locked on Auburn Discord

Follow Auburn Daily on Twitter

Like Auburn Daily on Facebook

Subscribe to Locked On Auburn on YouTube

Expand All
Comments / 0
Add a Comment

Comments / 0