January 22, 2009

Auburn loses starting punter

Punter Clinton Durst, one of the feel-good stories of the 2008 season, has left the team and doesn't plan to return, AuburnSports.com has confirmed.

A source close to the situation told AuburnSports.com that Durst left the team after not being put on scholarship for spring semester. Durst, who joined the team as a walk-on last spring, was promised a scholarship by Auburn's previous staff but that changed when Tommy Tuberville was replaced by Gene Chizik in December.

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