LSU Gold
Position
Safety
Height
6'0
Weight
195
Class
Redshirt Sophomore
High School
University HS
Hometown
Baton Rouge, La.
Previous School
Auburn
Experience
TR

2022 SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll

Versatile defensive back who can play a variety of positions on the field … Joined the Tigers in January of 2024 after spending 2 years at Auburn where he appeared in 7 games … Earned a spot on the First-Year SEC Academic Honor Roll in 2022 … Prepped at University High School on the LSU campus, winning the state title as a senior … His dad Verge played football at LSU, leading the Tigers in tackles in 1988 (96 tackles) and 1989 (89 tackles) … Younger brother Jaiden plays football at Notre Dame … Dad is Executive Deputy AD in the athletic department and also serves as Executive Director of External Relations for the Louisiana State University System.

REDSHIRT FRESHMAN SEASON (2023 at Auburn)
Appeared in 3 games … Saw action against Massachusetts, Samford, and Ole Miss … Had a tackle vs. Ole Miss.

FRESHMAN SEASON (2022 at Auburn)
Played in 4 games as a true freshman in 2022 … Played against San Jose State, LSU, Ole Miss and Texas A&M … Had 1 tackle vs. LSU.

HIGH SCHOOL
Playmaker on both sides of the ball at University High School … Played linebacker and wide receiver for the Cubs … Won Louisiana Division II state title as a senior after reaching the semifinals as a junior … Participated in the Under Armour All-America Game … Participated in track and field as well, helping team to state indoor title during his career … Rated as the No. 6 recruit at his position nationally … Top 20 prospect in the state of Louisiana as a senior … Graduated with a 3.6 grade point average … Coached in football by Andy Martin.

Austin Ausberry’s Career Highs
Tackles: 1, 2x (Last: vs. Ole Miss, 2023 at Auburn)

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