- No. 24 Auburn Tigers host No. 3 Florida Gators in a top-25 matchup
- Sophomore Akasha Anderson reaches 500 career kills
- Auburn's strong blocking and serving performance highlighted
No. 24 Auburn Tigers will face off against No. 3 Florida Gators in their first SEC match at Neville Arena. The highly anticipated top-25 matchup will take place on Friday and will be streamed live on the SEC Network-plus. Auburn’s impressive performance in the non-conference slate, including a five-set victory over South Alabama, has set the stage for an exciting clash. Sophomore outside hitter Akasha Anderson has been a standout player for the Tigers, reaching 500 career kills in just 37 matches. Auburn’s strong front row and emphasis on serving have contributed to their success this season. Meanwhile, Florida has already defeated two top-five teams and boasts rising freshman star Kennedy Martin. Auburn will look to improve their historically unfavorable record of 3-55 against Florida.
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