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  • Southern focusing on finishing strong

    Updated: 8:56 AM 10/29/2014

    BATON ROUGE - As Southern welcomes Alabama State into town, the two teams couldn't be heading in more opposite direction. The Jags, who are 4-1 in the SWAC, are on an impressive three game winning streak. The Hornets, who sit at 3-3 in the conference, are on a three... (More)
  • Southern rallies, stuns Alabama A&M 35-34

    Southern rallies, stuns Alabama A&M 35-34

    Updated: 5:26 PM 10/11/2014

    HUNTSVILLE, AL - Malcom Crockett scored a 1 yard touchdown with 51 seconds remaining in the game as Southern rallied from a 20 point deficit to stun Alabama A&M 35-34 Saturday afternoon. The Jaguars fell behind the Bulldogs 34-14, then rallied with 21 unanswered points to finish the game.... (More)
  • Aeneas Williams honored by Southern at homecoming

    Updated: 8:53 AM 10/6/2014

    BATON ROUGE - What a year it's been for Aeneas Williams. In August, the former safety for the St. Louis Rams and Arizona Cardinals was inducted into the NFL hall of fame. Then on Saturday, he was honored by his alma mater, Southern, at homecoming. The school, celebrating... (More)
  • Southern rides big offensive night to homecoming win over UAPB 51-36

    Southern rides big offensive night to homecoming win over UAPB 51-36

    Updated: 7:34 PM 10/4/2014

    BATON ROUGE - The Southern Jaguars found their offensive spark and rode a big offensive performance to a 51-36 win over Arkansas Pine Bluff. The Jags homecoming game saw a lot of offensive fireworks, including a 79 yard touchdown pass from Austin Howard to Reggie Travis to start the... (More)
  • Jags Odums: "Everything is still in front of us"

    Jags Odums: "Everything is still in front of us"

    Updated: 7:20 AM 10/1/2014

    BATON ROUGE - Following a lopsided loss to Alcorn State, Southern head coach Dawson Odums still believes his Jaguars can accomplish all their goals this season if the team remains focused. "Everything that we can achieve is still in front of us," said Odums Tuesday morning. Despite the... (More)
  • Southern smacked by Alcorn State 56-16

    Southern smacked by Alcorn State 56-16

    Updated: 8:15 PM 9/27/2014

    LORMAN, MS - Alcorn State got a big win over Southern, as the Braves beat the Jaguars 56-16. The Jaguars came into the game 1-0 in SWAC play, hoping to assert themselves as the team to beat in the conference. Instead, they'll have to reevaluate after giving up... (More)
  • Southern confident in Austin Howard

    Updated: 7:23 AM 9/24/2014

    Lost in the shuffle of Southern's impressive 34-24 victory win over Prairie View was the performance of true freshman quarterback Austin Howard. In his first collegiate start, the West St John native completing over 50 percent of his passses, scoring two touchdowns, one in the air and one on... (More)
  • Legendary Coach Roger Cador discusses autobiography

    Updated: 8:45 AM 9/23/2014

    BATON ROUGE - Longtime Southern University Baseball Coach Roger Cador is entering his 30th year with the team.

    He's a winner, a history-maker, a baseball visionary on the diamond and he's done it Against All Odds. That's the title of Cador's autobiography. You can get it now on Amazon or wait a few weeks and get one from Cador at a book signing.

    Watch the video for more information.

  • Southern has new life with win over Prairie View A&M

    Updated: 7:40 AM 9/22/2014

    BATON ROUGE - The Southern Jaguars may have turned their season around with a win against Prairie View A&M  on Saturday: at the very least, they started off their conference season in the right way. 

    The Jaguars got a lift both offensively from Austin Howard and a couple of key interceptions from the defense as they held off a late Panthers rally.

    The Jags now turn their attention to Alcorn State next Saturday. 

  • Southern beats Prairie View 34-24 in SWAC opener

    Southern beats Prairie View 34-24 in SWAC opener

    Updated: 8:16 PM 9/20/2014

    PRAIRIE VIEW, TX - The Southern Jaguars built a 24-10 lead over Prairie View A&M in their SWAC opener and held on to get a 34-24 win in Texas on Saturday night. The Jaguars struck first as Lenard Tillery scored on a 21 yard touchdown run to give the... (More)