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Final Roll Call: Auburn fans bid farewell to beloved Toomer's oaks with toilet paper tradition

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    "One Last Fling" t-shirts are displayed for sale at Toomer's Drugs in Auburn, Ala., Friday, April 19, 2013. The tradition of "rolling" the trees at Toomer's Corner following a win by the football team is coming to an end with one final celebration involving the poisoned oaks. Auburn fans will roll the trees Saturday following the spring football game and officials will take down the dying trees down on Tuesday. (AP Photo/Dave Martin)The Associated Press

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    John Shelton, rear, of Trussville, Ala., watches as his wife Rhonda photographs their children, Josie, 8, and Dylan 11 next to one of the poisoned oak trees at Toomer's Corner in Auburn, Ala., Friday, April 19, 2013. The tradition of "rolling" the trees at Toomer's Corner following a win by the football team is coming to an end with one final celebration involving the poisoned oaks. Auburn fans will roll the trees Saturday following the spring football game and officials will take down the dying trees the following Tuesday. (AP Photo/Dave Martin)The Associated Press

Auburn fans are set for a final farewell to the beloved oak trees at Toomer's Corner.

Thousands of Tigers fans are expected to attend a rolling party at the intersection of campus and downtown Saturday after the Tigers' spring game.

The trees, poisoned two years ago by a fan of rival Alabama, will come down a few days later.

Rolling the two live oaks with toilet paper to celebrate big Auburn wins is a tradition going back more than four decades in a state that cherishes its college football.

Auburn is planning a seven-figure renovation of Toomer's Corner that will include the planting of more oaks.

Auburn coach Gus Malzahn will be among the speakers at an event memorializing what he calls "one of the best traditions in college football."