The Tigers have made one appearance in the Cotton Bowl. They lost 36-16 to Texas A&M on Jan. 1, 1986. Auburn has played Nebraska three times and is 0-3. One of those appearances was in a bowl game. On Jan. 1, 1964 the Cornhuskers defeated AU 13-7 in the Orange Bowl.
Auburn's all-time record in bowl games is 17-13-2. This year's bowl trip will be the sixth straight for the Tigers. Tuberville's Auburn teams are 3-3 in bowl appearances.