Auburn names Pawlowski head baseball coach

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) - Auburn has hired John Pawlowski as head baseball coach.

Pawlowski spent the past nine seasons as head coach at the College of Charleston, where he led the program to three NCAA regional berths, one super regional appearance and four Southern Conference titles.

Pawlowski went 180-67 over the last four seasons. That set a school and league record for wins during a four-year span.

He replaces Tom Slater, who resigned after the Tigers failed to make the postseason.

Auburn hasn't made the Southeastern Conference tournament during the past five seasons and had only one regional appearance in Slater's four seasons.

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