On This Date 1/10/2011
Auburn wins the BCS National Championship defeating Oregon 22-19 in the Championship Game in Glendale, Arizona. The Tigers won a back and forth battle on a 19-yard field goal by Wes Bynum as time expired. It is the second National Championship for Auburn who was led by Heisman winner Cam Newton. Newton passed for 265 yards with two touchdowns as the Tigers beat the Ducks in a battle of unbeaten teams.