Lee Tilley Signs With Tigers

Offensive tackle Lee Tilley signed with the Auburn Tigers on Wednesday.

Columbus, Ohio--After planning to already be in Auburn, massive offensive tackle Lee Tilley signed his name on the dotted line on Wednesday. Having already graduated high school, Tilley will move to Auburn early in the summer to begin preparing for the fall of 2006.

A physical offensive lineman who is expected to begin his career at tackle for the Tigers, the 6-6, 320 Tilley considered LSU, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Florida, Cincinnati, Arizona State and others before choosing the Tigers following his official visit for the Alabama game in late November.

An All-State performer as both a junior and senior, Tilley graded out at better than 95 percent for his career and didn't allow a sack as either a sophomore or a junior. Tilley is rated as the number 22 offensive lineman in the country by Scout.com.

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