Barbee named new Auburn basketball coach


According to reports, UTEP coach Tony Barbee has been named Auburn's new men's basketball coach.

Barbee led the UTEP Miners to the NCAA Tournament before losing to Butler in the first round.  Barbee led the Miners to a 26-7 record.

Auburn fired coach Jeff Lebo March 12, and began the coaching search immediately.

Stay tuned to WAFF, and for more on the latest with the new hire.