Southern University athletic director Roman Banks will announce Kerrick Jackson as the Jaguars' new baseball coach Tuesday afternoon during a scheduled news conference.
Monday, July 24, 2017
Friday, July 21, 2017
Saturday, July 15, 2017
Friday, July 14, 2017
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Southern quarterback Austin Howard has experienced plenty in his three-plus years, but Friday was a first.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — It’s a season of change in the Southwestern Athletic Conference, and the reason for that change was summed up succinctly Friday by Southern coach Dawson Odums.
Friday, July 14, 2017
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — For the first time since the inception of the Celebration Bowl, Southern will be eligible to play in it.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — The Southwestern Athletic Conference released its preseason All-SWAC team and predicted order of finish Friday at its annual football media day.
Thursday, July 13, 2017
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — A year ago at Southwestern Athletic Conference football media day, Southern coach Dawson Odums spoke about his team’s need to overcome adversity to rise above expectations.
Thursday, July 13, 2017
Tuesday, July 04, 2017
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Inside the home clubhouse at Tropicana Field, it’s a night for good times. The sound system’s thump-thump-thump sets a fun-loving mood. Players for the Tampa Bay Rays, enjoying a victory, are making light-hearted conversatio…
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Southern athletic director Roman Banks said he would like to have a new baseball coach hired by early July — and, more specifically, "in the next two to three weeks," he said.
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
The Southwestern Athletic Conference made a surprise announcement Tuesday morning: It is dropping its football conference championship game after the 2017 season.
Friday, June 02, 2017
Friday, June 02, 2017
Thursday, June 01, 2017
After 33 years as Southern baseball coach, Roger Cador will announce his retirement from coaching on Friday morning. Cador told the Advocate he will step away from coaching but will stay on at the University for at least a year in a non-coaching c…
Nestled away beneath the trees of the Southern University campus, tucked away behind the left-field wall of Lee-Hines Field, sits the house that Roger built.
After 33 years as coach of the Southern baseball program, Roger Cador will announce his retirement from coaching in a news conference Friday morning.
Southern University baseball coach Roger Cador has a playing and coaching career with the school that goes back to 1970. As a head coach of the Jaguars, Cador holds a record of 850-488-1 with 14 SWAC championships over 30 seasons.
Wednesday, May 31, 2017
Thursday, May 25, 2017
Two years after suffering a paralyzing cervical spine injury, former Southern football player Devon Gales posted a video of himself walking during therapy.
Sunday, May 21, 2017
On paper, Texas Southern wasn't supposed to be quite good enough to win the Southwestern Athletic Conference baseball championship.
Friday, May 19, 2017
Thursday, May 18, 2017
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. — The Buffalo Bills hired Malik Boyd to be their pro personnel director in the latest addition to general manager Brandon Beane's new staff.
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
When a team gets just two runners on base in the final six innings of a postseason game, its opponent doesn't need to do much to secure the win.
Tuesday, May 16, 2017
Monday, May 15, 2017
Southern junior John Pope is the lone Jaguar to be named all conference on Monday when the SWAC released its postseason awards list in advance of the upcoming conference tournament.
Sunday, May 14, 2017
As the Southern baseball team celebrated its 8-6 win over Texas Southern on Sunday that sent them into the Southwestern Athletic Conference Tournament, the Jaguars looked to the No. 41 jersey hanging in the back of the dugout and thought about the…
Saturday, May 13, 2017
It’s dramatic enough when a team comes back from the dead to get a second chance at making the postseason after it thinks its season is already over.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Alabama State fended off a late Southern comeback to advance to the finals of the Southwestern Athletic Conference softball tournament Saturday.
Thursday, May 11, 2017
MONTGOMERY, Ala. — Southern capitalized on Alabama A&M mistakes down the stretch as the Jaguars pulled away from the Lady Bulldogs 10-2 in the final game of the second day of the 2017 SWAC Softball Tournament.
Wednesday, May 10, 2017
MONTGOMERY, Ala. — Southern staved off a late charge from top-seeded Alcorn State to claim a 4-3 win in the opening round of the Southwestern Athletic Conference softball tournament.
Longtime Southern baseball coach Roger Cador walked back from statements Wednesday that he was planning to retire at the end of next season given the opportunity.
Southern baseball lost its final midweek contest of the season 10-1 to Lamar on Wednesday in an impromptu tuneup game to prepare for the high-stakes regular-season finale against Texas Southern on Sunday.
The Southern men’s basketball program is beginning to take shape under new coach Morris Scott.
Roman Banks’ first priority as Southern’s newly named full-time athletic director is to usher the program out of the recent NCAA struggles that have plagued the program and back into the glory days of the past.
Southern University Athletic Director Roman Banks was careful not to declare all of the Jaguars’ problems solved in his first official news conference as the full-time head of the department, but the program took a significant step in climbing out…
Tuesday, May 09, 2017
Southern softball coach John Garris has been waiting for Wednesday ever since he saw Aubrion James pitch as a high school sophomore at James Clemens High School in Madison, Alabama.
The Southern baseball team's makeup game against Texas Southern will be played at 2 p.m. Sunday at MacGregor Park in Houston, team spokesman Chris Jones confirmed Tuesday.
Monday, May 08, 2017
Southern will have one more shot at reaching the Southwestern Athletic Conference baseball tournament, and it appears that shot will come Sunday.
Sunday, May 07, 2017
Saturday, May 06, 2017
Friday, May 05, 2017
Just before Friday night's series opener against Arkansas-Pine Bluff at Lee-Hines Field, Southern coach Roger Cador gave his team three objectives: 1) Get timely hitting, 2) don’t kill yourself with errors, and 3) Get Daniel Franklin to pitch his …
Thursday, May 04, 2017
During Southern’s intrasquad scrimmage Tuesday, coach Roger Cador pulled first baseman John Pope to the side for a brief conversation.
Wednesday, May 03, 2017
It took a little while, but the man who rushed for more yards in Southwestern Athletic Conference history than Walter Payton has found a home.