Southwestern Athletic Conference football media day was held Birmingham, Al Tuesday, July 16, 2019.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Southern has stayed near the top of the Southwestern Athletic Conference since it promoted Dawson Odums to head coach.
Grambling feels close to a championship level, the SWAC championship game is remaining on school campuses, Southern put six players on the preseason all-conference teams and the league predicted Alcorn State to repeat as champions.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala — Southern University coach Dawson Odums goes out of his way to treat his 2019 prospects like he would any other season, even with a league-high 17 starters returning.
BRIMINGHAM, Ala. — College football media days are where preseason expectations are born. When Southwestern Athletic Conference teams assemble Tuesday for their annual gathering, the Southern Jaguars will be squinting into the spotlight.
Former Southern cornerback Danny Johnson remembers days like Saturday when he was a kid like any of the 500 who showed up for the Doug Williams Youth Football Camp at Doug Williams Stadium.
Tulane’s Kody Hoese added another award to an already impressive postseason rèsumè on Saturday as the All-American slugger was part of a group that was honored by the Louisiana Sports Writers Association on its All-Louisiana College Baseball Team.
Southern University will play on ESPN affiliates three times as part of a 13-game schedule of Southwest Conference Athletic Association games in 2019 announced by the network and the conference.
The Southwest Athletic Conference voted to stick with the league championship game format permanently and will continue to play the title game on the campus of the highest seeded team, the league announced Wednesday.
Southern University’s leading receiver and team captain, Kendall Catalon, is transferring to Arkansas, Jaguars coach Dawson Odums confirmed Wednesday.
The Boston Red Sox used to be Javeyan Williams’ favorite team until the San Francisco Giants stepped in Wednesday an opened the door to his pro career.
Southern executed perhaps the top turnaround season in NCAA Division I baseball this season, and though the Jaguars' 32-24 campaign is over, they are far from finished.
STARKVILLE, Miss. — There were plenty of fans among the 8,826 at Mississippi State’s Dudy Noble Field on Friday afternoon holding their collective breath for the majority the opening game of the Starkville regional.
STARKVILLE, Miss. — It was the bottom of the eighth inning, Southern University was trailing just by on run and felt it had a chance to upend Mississippi State at Dudy Noble Field last season.
The Southern University baseball program reaped another award Thursday when third baseman Tyler LaPorte was announced as a Collegiate Baseball third-team All American, the website announced.
Those at the visitation for former St. Augustine High School football coaching legend Otis Washington emphasized that it was a celebration.
Note: This is the third in a series of stories on the 2019 inductees to the Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame. Induction ceremonies are June 8 in Natchitoches.
Southern University junior righthanded pitcher Eli Finney has already had the season of his life. Whatever happens in Starkville and beyond is just gravy.
Regardless how Southern’s trip to the NCAA Starkville baseball regional turns out, coach Kerrick Jackson is going to reap some benefits from the Jaguars' turnaround season.
There was a quiet, collective gasp at the Southern University watch party when the LSU regional popped up early in the NCAA Division I baseball playoffs selection show Monday.
A potential HBCU World Series game fell through for Southern baseball this week, but the Jaguars wound up with a doubleheader instead.
The Southern University baseball team won’t be playing in the inaugural HBCU college World Series game Friday after all.
Southern University’s baseball team battled the jitters almost throughout the Southwest Athletic Conference tournament last week until an unlikely ally stepped in — rain.
The Southern Jaguars fought and toughed their way through four games to get to the Southwestern Athletic Conference tournament championship game.
Southern's baseball team trailed by five runs in the fourth inning against Texas Southern on Saturday, the Jaguars' hopes of reaching the Southwestern Athletic Conference tournament championship game appearing dim.
This time, there was no big, late comeback by the Southern Jaguars, and that cost them what would have been an advantageous position in the Southwestern Athletic Conference tournament Friday at Wesley Barrow Stadium.
Hunter Hudson hit a bases-loaded sacrifice fly in the bottom of the 10th inning and Southern pulled out an improbable 10-9 victory against Texas Southern in the Southwestern Athletic Conference tournament Thursday at Wesley Barrow Stadium.
Southern University’s Tyler LaPorte and coach Kerrick Jackson walked away with the top honors on the All- Southwestern Athletic Conference baseball team announced by the league Tuesday.
Designated hitter Johnny Johnson hit a three-run home run with two out in the bottom of the eighth inning, lifting Southern to an 11-7 opening-day victory Wednesday in the Southwestern Athletic Conference baseball tournament at Wesley Barrow Stadi…
Rain has hampered the Southern baseball team in its efforts to practice for the Southwest Athletic Conference baseball tournament this week, but the Jaguars did get some good news.
Davin Cotton is transferring to play college football at Southern, the former LSU defensive tackle and four-star recruit announced on social media Sunday night.
Southern University’s baseball game at Alcorn State scheduled for Wednesday night was cancelled because of bad weather and will not be made up, the school said.
The Southern baseball team achieved its first goal by clinching the Southwest Athletic Conference West Division title Saturday, but the Jaguars have some unfinished business this week.
There’s no more looking down the road toward the postseason for the Southern baseball team. The tournament starts now, said coach Kerrick Jackson.
In his final appearance at Lee-Hines Field, Southern senior shortstop Malik Blaise didn’t quite go by the script he would have written.
Southern University’s improving pitching staff took a step backward last weekend at Grambling, but the Jaguars are still in good position going into the final week of Southwestern Athletic Conference play.