Posted January 18, 2013 on
PLAYERS: Shon Coleman
Auburn football coach Gus Malzahn received good news on the status of offensive lineman Shon Coleman.

NCAA grants 6th year to Auburn lineman

The NCAA has granted Auburn offensive lineman Shon Coleman a sixth year of eligibility. Coleman was diagnosed with leukemia in the spring of 2010 about a month after signing with the Tigers. Auburn kept his scholarship available, and Coleman signed with the Tigers a year later. He hasn't played the past two years, which Auburn said was due to leukemia. Tigers coach Gus Malzahn...
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