14 January 2011
Auburn Tigers Claim 2010 BCS Championship
Glendale, Arizona - Coach Gene Chizik and the Auburn Tigers claimed their first BCS Championship with a 22-19 victory over Oregon at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Ariz. It was Auburn's second national title in history and ninth comeback win in 14 games this season. Using the Wilson 1005 leather game football, coach Chizik's Tigers completed a perfect season by sweeping the SEC and compiling one of the most prolific offences in college football.
Coach Chizik was quoted after the game as saying, "We said that we wanted to go from good to great, and I can sit here tonight and I can tell you the Auburn Tigers are the best football team in the United States."
Wilson Sporting Goods congratulates the Auburn Tigers for their 2010 BCS National Championship and 2010 AP National Championship.