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Auburn basketball could play MTSU in Birmingham

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Birmingham , AL - There is still a chance that Auburn basketball will play a game in Birmingham next season.

Bruce Pearl told reporters on Wednesday that he had some dates in mind for a neutral site game in Birmingham but is still trying to schedule the opponent.

Pearl spoke to the media before his rain shortened round at the Regions Tradition Pro-Am. He specifically brought up Middle Tennessee as a possible opponent for the neutral site game.

"For example, Middle Tennessee," Pearl told AL.com. "We're going to be involved in a 2-for-1 involving Middle Tennessee but it's going to be a neutral site Birmingham, neutral site Nashville and then a home game at Auburn."

Middle Tennessee finished 24-9 last season and in a tie for the Conference USA regular season championship.
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