|Tight End is Auburn's Eighth Verbal Commitment10/21/2002 AuburnSports.com|
Auburn picked up its eighth commitment for the class of 2003 as Dalton (Ga.) High tight end Cole Bennett announced he will sign with the Tigers. Bennett chose Auburn over Georgia Tech and was heavily recruited by Tennessee, South Carolina and Kentucky, among others. â€œI really like the town, the atmosphere and the coaching staff at Auburn,â€ the 6-foot-5, 228-pound Bennett said. â€œThey made me feel like I was already a part of the program.