For once, the President isn't lying here. Michael Clevenger/Courier-Journal via USA TODAY NETWORK

President Trump was giving the commencement speech at Liberty University on Saturday when he broke from his speech to announce the school’s college football schedule for the 2018 season.

Trump took this occasion to mock the school for scheduling FBS powerhouse Auburn on the road. He did so while specifically questioning Liberty University President Jerry Falwell Jr.

And it was amazing.

We’re not too sure how much President Trump knows about college football. Here’s a guy that once called current San Francisco 49ers quarterback C.J. Beathard the next Tom Brady. Then again, that was during a campaign stop in Iowa, where the quarterback played in college.

But we digress.

Trump is right in that Liberty stands no real chance against Auburn. Heck, the Tigers could play their walk-ons and still come out on top here. The last time Liberty took on a powerhouse FBS school on the road, it lost to Virginia Tech 36-13 to open last season.

More bad news for Liberty. The football team opens up on the road against Baylor this upcoming April.

This article first appeared on Sportsnaut and was syndicated with permission.

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QUIZ: Name every member of the Auburn Tigers to be selected in the first round of the NFL Draft

Since 1950, the Auburn University Tigers have sent 29 players to the pros in the first round of the NFL draft. How many can you name?

Clue: Year-Draft Number-Position-Team

1950 - 7 QB - NYG
Travis Tidwell
1955 - 12 E - DET
Dave Middleton
1956 - 7 HB - CRD
Joe Childress
1958 - 5 E - RAM
Red Phillips
1959 - 12 LB - BAL
Jackie Burkett
1961 - 8 T - STL
Ken Rice
1965 - 1 RB - NYG
Tucker Frederickson
1968 - 15 C - SFO
Forrest Blue
1972 - 19 WR - SFO
Terry Beasley
1978 - 25 TE - BAL
Reese McCall
1981 - 24 RB - SDG
James Brooks
1986 - 1 RB - TAM
Bo Jackson
1986 - 14 DE - MIN
Gerald Robinson
1987 - 4 RB - GNB
Brent Fullwood
1988 - 1 LB - ATL
Aundray Bruce
1994 - 15 T - RAM
Wayne Gandy
1996 - 10 T - CIN
Willie Anderson
1998 - 13 LB - CIN
Takeo Spikes
1998 - 27 T - KAN
Victor Riley
2002 - 30 G - PIT
Kendall Simmons
2005 - 2 RB - MIA
Ronnie Brown
2005 - 5 RB - TAM
Cadillac Williams
2005 - 9 DB - WAS
Carlos Rogers
2005 - 25 QB - WAS
Jason Campbell
2007 - 29 G - BAL
Ben Grubbs
2011 - 1 QB - CAR
Cam Newton
2011 - 13 DT - DET
Nick Fairley
2014 - 2 T - STL
Greg Robinson
2014 - 23 LB - KAN
Dee Ford

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