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  • 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)
  • Southern ready for SWAC opener versus Prairie View

    Updated: 12:04 AM 9/20/2014

    BATON ROUGE - Southern is the reigning SWAC Champs, but there not focusing any time on past achievements. The Jags starting their road to a 2014 crown against the Panthers of Prairie View A&M. Southern and Prairie View, picked in the preseason to finish first and second in the... (More)
  • Update Southern says Redding was eligible to play vs NSU

    Updated: 7:21 PM 9/16/2014

    UPDATE 9/17: Southern University released a statement on Wednesday stating that OL Reginald Redding was eligible to play in the Jaguars' game against Northwestern State on Saturday night. The school said in the release that "a misinterpretation of a conversation involving the student-athlete and the SU compliance officer... (More)
  • Southern falls to Northwestern State 51-27

    Southern falls to Northwestern State 51-27

    Updated: 7:17 PM 9/13/2014

    BATON ROUGE - Southern got a double dose of heartache on Saturday as Jaguars lost to Northwestern State 51-27, while off the field the Jags lost three more players to compliance issues. "I don't know any of my friends in the coaching profession going through it so they can't... (More)
  • JJ Walker makes his Southern debut

    Updated: 7:32 AM 9/10/2014

    In case you missed it, Saturday marked the debut of a guy everyone in the Jaguars locker room regards as a natural born superstar. The 5 star prospect out of West Feliciana, JJ Walker JJ hitting the field with his Jag teammates for the first time since signing with... (More)