There’s little doubt that the road to Southern University’s first SWAC championship since 2013 goes through Lorman, Miss. Right now the Jaguars are just trying to keep from running off the road.
There’s little doubt that the road to Southern University’s first SWAC championship since 2013 goes through Lorman, Mississippi. Right now the Jaguars are just trying to keep from running off the road.
DALLAS — Southern’s 28-21 victory over Texas Southern was put on hold for about 20 minutes in the fourth quarter when Tigers defensive back Marquel Daigle suffered an apparent neck injury while making a tackle.
DALLAS — It’s been an up and down season for Southern reserve quarterback Glendon “Bubba” McDaniel, and not in his statistical output or value to the team.
The Southern football team is going on its longest road trip of the season this weekend to the State Fair Showdown against Texas Southern in Dallas’ Cotton bowl.
Winless Texas Southern sits at the bottom of the Southwestern Athletic Conference football standings, but a bright light has risen to the top as the Tigers prepare to play Southern in the State Fair Classic Saturday at the Cotton Bowl in Dallas.
Southern coach Dawson Odums said he wasn’t happy about an moment Saturday before the Jaguars’ 34-28 victory over Prairie View.
Former LSU wide receiver Drake Davis is enrolled at Southern University, although he has no current association with the football team, Southern coach Dawson Odums confirmed Tuesday.
Style points are not awarded in Southwestern Athletic Conference games. Teams slug it out on a weekly basis and the bottom line in coming out on top is making at least one more play than your opponent.
Former Southern band director, the late Dr. Isaac Greggs, was honored at halftime. In addition to the band spelling out Greggs’ name, two of his four children were in attendance, and accepted a memorial plaque.
Southern coach Dawson Odums said the Jaguars played well in all three phases of the game Saturday night as the Jaguars edged Prairie View 34-28 to remain in first in the SWAC West division.
Ladarius Skelton rebounded from throwing a game-tying interception to lead four second-half scoring drives to help lift Southern to a 34-28 victory against Prairie View in a key SWAC game at A.W. Mumford Stadium on Saturday.
Southern University gains SWAC Western Conference momentum after defeating Prairie View A&M 34-28 at A.W. Mumford Stadium in Baton Rouge Saturday, Oct. 12, 2109.
When the 2019 season is in the books, the Southern University fans and team might look back on its second-to-last drive in their 31-7 victory at Arkansas-Pine Bluff as a defining moment.
Running back Dawonya Tucker could be one small problem for the Southern defense in Saturday’s home game against Prairie View.
It amazing what happens when a little bit of light is shed on a football player’s game. He finds himself playing faster and sometimes he just finds things he never saw coming — like the ball.
Southern coach Dawson Odums said there’s no magic touch for playing well coming out of an open date, although the results say he’s done something right in his eight seasons at the helm.
Southern is coming off an open date but won’t have that as an advantage over Prairie View A&M, which also had an extra week of rest. The teams play at 6 p.m. Saturday at A.W. Mumford Stadium.
Third-year Southern baseball coach Kerrick Jackson turned the program’s fortunes around in one season, but the building isn’t complete.
Southern coach Dawson Odums has been saying it since the end of last season: the Jaguars most pressing issue was improved run defense.
PINE BLUFF, Ark. — All Southern needed to reverse its fortunes was for quarterback Ladarius Skelton to make a trip back home — and bring some of his friends along.
A college football season of great promise can crash and burn quickly, and while Southern still has all of its goals in front of it, Saturday’s game at the least represents a time for a sense of urgency.
Southern coach Dawson Odums is trying to solve the mystery of his team’s sluggish starts this season and he’s got an inkling of the source.
Southern football players are seeing double during film study this week. That’s because the next opponent packs a one-two punch at every offensive skill position.
Conference openers in college football offer struggling teams a chance to reset themselves and acknowledge they still have their goals in front of them.
Southern coach Dawson Odums said his staff hasn’t considered making a change at starting quarterback, but the subject may be broached this week after Ladarius Skelton’s slow start contributed to a 27-21 loss at Florida A&M on Saturday.
The Southern football team went from being nearly run out of the stadium to taking control and the lead in the fourth quarter against Florida A&M.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – There were a few bright spots for the Jaguars in Southern's loss Saturday, but none as dazzling 5-foot-7, 165-pound wide receiver Jamar Washington.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — A good drive here, a defensive stop there, the best quarter of football Southern has played in 2019 and a rally from a 17-point deficit to take a late lead were some of the pieces of Saturday’s game against Florida A&M here.
Southern center Jaylon Brinson reached for his phone last Sunday, a day after the Jaguars’ 61-0 victory against Edward Waters.
Southern hasn’t played Florida A&M since 2012, but it will take a lot more than seven years to erode the familiarity the two programs have with each other.
Southern football coach Dawson Odums said starting cornerback Robert Rhem is out for the season because of a shoulder injury suffered in the season opener against McNeese State.
It is the function of coaches to nitpick, even when a team dominates as Southern University did in its 61-0 victory against NAIA Edward Waters on Saturday at A.W. Mumford Stadium.
Southern tried throwing the ball around a little Saturday night, but the Jaguars found out the best way to handle NAIA visitor Edward Waters College was to simply push the Tigers around.
During a first-quarter break in Southern’s 61-0 win over Edward Waters on Saturda night, the Southern University System Foundation presented a check for $40,000 toward restoring the men’s and women’s golf programs.
It won’t go down as one of the classics in Southern football history, but the Jaguars' 61-0 romp over Edward Waters College in Saturday’s Pete Richardson Classic sure felt good.
Saturday is a joyous day on the Bluff as the Southern football team opens up its four-game home schedule against the Edward Waters College Tigers at 6 p.m. in A.W. Mumford Stadium.
It’s been a big week for the Edward Waters College football team, and not just because the NAIA Division Tigers are playing a marquee opponent in Southern.