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No. 18 Auburn defensive back Josh Holsey sustains second torn ACL, out for season


AUBURN, Alabama — Auburn defensive back tore his left ACL for the second time and is out for the season.

Tigers coach announced the extent of Holsey's injury Tuesday. The senior started at nickel back for the 18th-ranked Tigers against Jacksonville State but was injured early in the game.

Holsey also tore his left ACL in a noncontact injury late in Auburn's final practice before the Texas A&M game in 2013.

He has 19 career starts at cornerback or safety/

Holsey didn't take a redshirt year but Malzahn says Holsey is "struggling right now" and hasn't talked to him about possibly returning.

Malzahn says other injured players like right tackle , defensive end and safety are "day to day."

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