THIBODAUX — They may have lost 10-9 to Nicholls State on Wednesday night, but you couldn’t say the Southern Jaguars didn’t make things interesting.
Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Monday, March 20, 2017
Southern coach Dawson Odums has signed an extension that will give him a slight raise and keep him in place as the Jaguars football coach through the 2019 season.
Sunday, March 19, 2017
Even before the ninth inning of the series finale against Prairie View on Sunday, Southern baseball coach Roger Cador felt the game was starting to slip out of his team’s grasp.
Saturday, March 18, 2017
The scouting report on Prairie View pitcher Darrien Williams, who started against Southern in the second game of a three-game series Saturday at Lee-Hines Field, was simple: He throws primarily fastballs.
Friday, March 17, 2017
Unless the situation necessitates it, Southern baseball coach Roger Cador rarely gives his hitters signs while they bat. He wants his players to approach the game in their own way.
Thursday, March 16, 2017
For the first time since he can remember, J’Markus George doesn’t feel pain in his shoulder every time he pitches.
Tuesday, March 14, 2017
As one of the worst hitting teams in the country, the last way Southern second baseman Robinson Mateo thought the Jaguars would win a game was at the plate.
Monday, March 13, 2017
Sunday, March 12, 2017
Like coach Roger Cador had been requesting, the offense came early for the Southern baseball team in its rubber match against Grambling on Sunday.
Saturday, March 11, 2017
The Southern baseball team was once again in no hurry to produce runs in the second game of its three-game series with Grambling.
Once during a basketball game Ben Jobe was coaching at Southern, a fan sitting behind the Jaguars bench called one of the referees “a blind S.O.B.”
Saturday, March 11, 2017
HOUSTON — Just as Miaya Crowder was reaching and exceeding expectations, she’s gone forever from the Southern women’s basketball team.
HOUSTON — Southern men's basketball coach Roman Banks remembers when former Jaguars coach Ben Jobe first came to see him after Banks became a head coach.
Friday, March 10, 2017
Southern baseball coach Roger Cador and associate head coach Dan Canevari had an idea in mind for a situation like Friday night's series opener against Grambling.
Ben Jobe, an iconic basketball coach who guided Southern to multiple Southwestern Athletic Conference championships, died Friday. He was 84.
HOUSTON — Southern basketball’s “big three” of point guard Tre’lun Banks and forwards Shawn Prudhomme and Jared Sam have proved why they deserved that designation this season.
Thursday, March 09, 2017
An agreement on a contract extension between Southern Univsersity and football coach Dawson Odums is imminent, as the two parties are nearing a deal that would keep him at the school through several more seasons.
Wednesday, March 08, 2017
The Southern men’s basketball team had about 13 hours to celebrate Tuesday night’s dramatic, come-from-behind victory over Jackson State and then it was on to the next step for the Jaguars.
Tuesday, March 07, 2017
The Southern men’s basketball team may have beat Jackson State at the “charity stripe,” but nothing about it felt charitable.
Southern coach Sandy Pugh knew the Jaguars were going to win at 6 a.m. Tuesday when she saw Miaya Crowder taking practice shots before anyone else was on the court.
Monday, March 06, 2017
Roman Banks didn’t know what to expect when he walked into the Scotlandville Signing Day ceremony five years ago.
Before the Southern women’s basketball team could take the court for the first practice of the postseason Sunday, the Jaguars needed to clear the air of a few things.
The Southern men's basketball team wouldn't have been nearly as successful this season without the play of senior forward Shawn Prudhomme and junior forward Jared Sam.
The day before they take the court at the Southwestern Athletic Conference Tournament, a pair of Jaguars picked up some all conference accolades for their work this season.
Sunday, March 05, 2017
It isn’t the seed Southern coach Sandy Pugh was hoping for when the Jaguars opened the season, but it’s the one they have and it’ll have to do.
The Southern men’s basketball team survived all the varying tiebreaker scenarios and uncertainty that circled around the final weekend of the regular season, and now it’s time to focus solely on basketball.
Saturday, March 04, 2017
The bad news is the Southern men’s basketball team lost its regular-season finale 82-69 against Texas Southern on Saturday.
For the second time this week, the Southern women’s basketball team collapsed in the third quarter.
Friday, March 03, 2017
HOUSTON — Lapses in concentration were the undoing of Southern when they opened Southwestern Athletic Conference play Friday night.
Briana Green isn’t thinking about the last time the Southern women's basketball and Texas Southern met on the court.
Thursday, March 02, 2017
The Southern men’s basketball team has lived and died with its play in the final minutes of games all season. Thursday night at Prairie View A&M was no different.
Wednesday, March 01, 2017
Both the Southern men’s and women’s teams secured a top 4 seed in the Southwestern Athletic Conference tournaments heading into the final weekend of the regular season, which means both will host opening-round games.
Courtney Parsons’ confidence was at an all time low when she found out she was no longer in the running for the starting point guard spot on the Southern women’s basketball team at the beginning of the year.
Monday, February 27, 2017
The relationship between former Southern football player Devon Gales and the University of Georgia added another chapter this past weekend.
Saturday, February 25, 2017
The best thing the Southern women's basketball team can say about Saturday was that at least it sent out its senior class with a win.
Friday, February 24, 2017
THIBODAUX — For seven innings Friday afternoon, Southern pitcher Daniel Franklin held Hofstra scoreless — and even after the Jaguars fell behind, they had a chance to tie the game in the late innings.
Isiah Robertson watched as his high school baseball coach poured gasoline into their fishing boat about two miles offshore.