LOCATION: Birmingham, Alabama.
Auburn: PK Daniel Carlson is a Lou Groza Award finalist, making 22 of 26 field goals so far.
Memphis: QB Paxton Lynch is one of the nation's top passers, with 3,670 yards and 28 touchdowns against three interceptions.
Auburn: Has lost four of its last six games. Predicted to win the Southeastern Conference.
Memphis: Achieved highest ranking in program history, at No. 13. Interim coach Darrell Dickey will lead the team.
Memphis 28-27 (Oct. 9, 1976)
Auburn: Has made bowl appearance in 14 of last 16 seasons, including two national championship games.
Memphis: 5-3 in bowl games, including 55-48 win over BYU in last season's Miami Beach Bowl.