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  • Jaguars win a classic thriller 52-45, returns to SWAC championship

    November 29, 2014 5:44 PM

    NEW ORLEANS - A thrilling finish to a high scoring 41st Bayou Classic, which saw Grambling miss a game tying touchdown by inches in the final seconds. With less than 20 seconds left and the Tigers facing a 4th and 8 from the Jaguar 9 yard line, QB Johnathan... more »
  • Tulane beats Southern University 74-59

    November 26, 2014 1:56 AM

    NEW ORLEANS - Jonathan Stark scored 14 points, grabbed seven rebounds and had five assists to lead Tulane past Southern University 74-59 on Tuesday night. Stark, Tulane's leading scorer last season at 14.5 per game, entered the contest averaging just 7.3. Tre Drye also scored 14 for Tulane (3-1) and... more »
  • Legendary Coach Roger Cador discusses autobiography Play Video

    September 23, 2014 8:45 AM

    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... more »
  • Could Southern lose players before the first game? Play Video

    August 24, 2014 8:00 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The Southern Jaguars could be down a few starters when the team takes to Cajun Field in Lafayette for their first game. Head coach Dawson Odums said academics and injuries could sideline several players when they travel I-10 to take on the ULL Ragin' Cajuns Saturday.... more »
  • Southern preps for game week Play Video

    August 23, 2014 10:44 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The Southern Jaguars are ready to start hitting someone in an opponent's jersey. Head coach Dawson Odums announced his starting quarterback against that first opponent will be former Southern Lab star Deonte Shorts. Also, redshirt freshman quarterback Francis Kanneh has made it known he will... more »
  • Willie Quinn back at practice Play Video

    August 14, 2014 7:31 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Even with the bad news that redshirt freshman quarterback Deonte Shorts will be out for a few practices leading up to the final scrimmage this fall, the Southern Jaguars believe they have one of their pivotal pieces back at practice. Wide receiver Willie Quinn got back... more »
  • First scrimmage in the books for Southern Play Video

    August 9, 2014 11:10 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The Southern Jaguars battled the daunting heat in their first scrimmage of the fall. While the Jags haven't named their starting quarterback, there were some new wrinkles in the offense. Returning running back Lenard Tillery(two touchdowns) did a good job fending off RB transfers from... more »
  • Southern's first practice forced indoors Play Video

    August 1, 2014 7:17 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The Southern Jaguars had every intention of starting their first practice of the fall in AW Mumford Stadium...mother nature had other plans. Because of the slick conditions on the field, head coach Dawson Odums brought practice inside to prevent injury. So what do the Jags... more »
  • Southern's comeback bid squandered vs McNeese Play Video

    April 30, 2014 8:24 PM

    LAKE CHARLES - The Southern Jaguars scored eight runs in the final two frames only to squander the lead in the bottom of the ninth on a walk-off grand slam to lose 16-12 against McNeese State. The Jaguar bats brought the team back after giving up five runs in... more »
  • Southern Jaguars using classroom techniques for film study Play Video

    March 12, 2014 10:43 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The Southern Jaguars football team is learning their defense just like any new subject in school. It may be a traditional way to teach and learn something, but this type of studying isn't common in football film rooms. The idea stemmed from defensive secondary coach... more »
  • Newest Southern Jaguar suits up on the Bluff Play Video

    March 7, 2014 10:35 PM

    BATON ROUGE - He may be small, but he's shown a lot of heart battling a form of brain cancer at St Jude's hospital in Baton Rouge over the past two years. Now JJ Walker takes on another challenge: being the newest member of the Southern Jaguar football team.... more »
  • Southern football back on the practice field Play Video

    March 6, 2014 3:01 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The Southern Jaguars got back on the football field for the first time since winning the SWAC Championship in December. The new look for the Jags was obvious from the very start, beginning with Southern's signal caller. Dray Joseph was no longer in the huddle,... more »
  • Father-son combo working for Southern basketball Play Video

    February 12, 2014 11:11 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The Southern Jaguars are out to a 9-1 start in SWAC play so far this year, leading the conference. Their secret weapon is a dynamic duo of father and son: head coach Roman Banks and freshman point guard Tre'lun. Being a coach's son cut down... more »
  • Southern signs 2014 recruiting class

    February 5, 2014 7:37 PM

    BATON ROUGE - National Signing Day is here and the Southern University football program is happy to welcome the future wave of Jaguars who will compete for championships for years to come. Join Head Coach Dawson Odums and the coaching staff when they unveil the 2014 class at the... more »
  • Godfrey leads Southern past Alcorn, 62-54

    February 1, 2014 9:38 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Calvin Godfrey scored 17 points and grabbed 15 rebounds to lead Southern to a 62-54 win over Alcorn State on Saturday. Malcolm Miller added 11 points and YonDarius Johnson 10 for the Jaguars (12-10, 8-1 Southwest Athletic Conference), who limited Alcorn State to 30.4 percent shooting. Octavious... more »
  • Bomb threats cause MVSU games to be relocated

    January 18, 2014 2:42 PM

    ITTA BENA, Ms. - Two bomb threats at Mississippi Valley State University last week have prompted school officials to close the campus until Tuesday, evacuating students and moving Saturday's men's and women's basketball games against Alcorn State to Lorman, Miss. Monday's men's and women's games between MVSU and Southern have... more »
  • Southern falls to #12 Baylor, 81-56

    December 22, 2013 10:54 PM

    WACO, Tx - Isaiah Austin had 14 points and 10 rebounds as No. 12 Baylor won its 10th straight home game, beating Southern University 81-56 on Sunday. Austin had his first double-double of the season while leading five players in double-figure scoring for the Bears (10-1). Brady Heslip had 13... more »
  • Southern Preps for SWAC Championship Play Video

    December 4, 2013 5:39 PM

    BATON ROUGE- The Southern University football team is getting ready for the game of the year and so are fans. The Jags will be playing in the SWAC Championship against Jackson State University. To make sure Southern brings home a win, university officials moved finals up a week... more »
  • UALR edges Southern in OT, 85-82

    November 22, 2013 10:40 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Will Neighbour came off the bench to score a game-high 23 points and 14 rebounds to lead the University of Arkansas Little Rock to an 85-82 defeat of Southern University in overtime Friday night. Neighbour went 8 of 15 from the field and 7 of 9 from... more »
  • Senior Day could be a record-setting one on the Bluff

    November 16, 2013 4:29 PM

    BATON ROUGE - It's senior day on the Bluff for the Southern Jaguars, and senior quarterback Dray Joseph could end his tenure at AW Mumford Stadium with a couple new records to his name. Joseph is 58 yards and five touchdowns shy of being the career passing yards and... more »
  • Southern falls to Tulane, 79-73

    November 13, 2013 9:29 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The Southern Jaguars men's basketball team has fallen to 0-3 to start the new season, with a 79-73 defeat at home to the Tulane Green Wave. Freshman point guard, and head coach Roman Banks' son, Trelun Banks led all Jaguar scores with 21 points in his... more »
  • Could running more help fix the Jags offense? Play Video

    October 29, 2013 10:44 PM

    BATON ROUGE - When Southern closed a 17-point halftime deficit at homecoming to Alcorn State last Saturday, it begged the question: 'why run the ball when the passing game was so efficient?' However, the answer might not be as simple as some fans might think. The more the... more »
  • Southern looking to rebound vs Texas Southern

    October 29, 2013 7:26 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The coaching saying "don't let one loss become two" is the Jaguars' focus this week(on a short week) as they prepare for SWAC foe Texas Southern. Southern head coach Dawson Odums told members of the media Tuesday "we just have to find a way to finish... more »
  • Dr. William Broussard leading Southern to promising future Play Video

    October 23, 2013 2:22 PM

    BATON ROUGE - As seen by the recent events at Grambling State University(football players refusing to play a conference game because of hazardous conditions), leadership is as important as the teams that perform at the collegiate level. Southern University has Dr. William Broussard leading the Jaguars' athletics programs, and... more »
  • Southern comes up short vs Jackson St., 19-14

    September 28, 2013 11:35 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The Southern Jaguars came up just short Saturday night at home vs Jackson State, 19-14. The Jags offense had a tough time getting in a rhythm, amassing only 348 total yards on the night; Jackson St. totaled 355 yards. The game came down to the... more »
  • Southern gearing up for first home game Play Video

    September 12, 2013 4:39 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Southern University is gearing up for its first home football game of the season. Southern Athletic Director William Broussard anticipates larger crowds this season. The A.W. Mumford Stadium suites are sold out for the first time ever. Season ticket sales are on the rise. Reserved parking... more »
  • SUPD, Student Affairs to hold Jags "Safe Night Out"

    August 21, 2013 2:30 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The Southern University Police Department, along with the Division of Student Affairs and the Office of Residential Life is holding its 2nd annual "Keeping Jags Safe Night Out" this evening. Representatives from local law enforcement agencies will be on hand to talk with students about safety... more »
  • Jags football opener start time announced

    June 21, 2013 6:32 PM

    PROVIDENCE, RI - The Southern Jaguars now know when they will open their season vs the University of Houston on August 30th. The Jags and Cougars will play at Reliant Stadium at 7:30pm CT. The game can be viewed by fans on ESPN3. The Big East made the... more »
  • Jags' season likely over after SWAC Tourney loss

    May 17, 2013 5:11 PM

    FT. WORTH, Tx - The Southern Jaguars baseball season likely came to an end Friday, losing to Prairie View A&M 11-4 on the second day of the SWAC Tournament. Southern ends their season with a record of 21-23 on the year after three Jaguar pitchers combined to give up... more »
  • Jags fans petition Obama to make team add Tebow

    May 6, 2013 8:38 PM

    JACKSONVILLE, Fl. - Dear Mr. President, please order the Jacksonville Jaguars to sign Tim Tebow. That was the gist of a petition started by some Jaguars fans Monday, hoping President Barack Obama makes their team bring the popular quarterback to Jacksonville for a happy homecoming. It received a few hundred... more »
  • Southern baseball series vs Selma canceled

    March 29, 2013 4:16 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The Jaguars' baseball series this weekend vs Selma at Lee Hines Field has been canceled due to travel issues. Southern is back on the diamond Wednesday at University of New Orleans. more »
  • Southern Jags hope to bounce 16-seed curse Play Video

    March 19, 2013 5:22 PM

    BATON ROUGE- The Southern University Jaguars will face off against the top seeded Gonzaga Bulldogs in Salt Lake City this Thursday, but their 16-seed ranking won't dash their confidence. "We're pretty confident, you know, I think we're still trying to find ourselves, but at the same time we've got... more »
  • Jags will lean on Joseph's leadership, mental edge Play Video

    March 12, 2013 10:55 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Last year, Dray Joseph was competing for the starting quarterback role with JP Douglas. This year, there's no question about who's at the helm of the Southern offense. Joseph will lean on his experience last year and the chip on his shoulder -- which, if history... more »
  • Southern, LSU students start classes

    August 22, 2011 5:55 PM

    BATON ROUGE-- Step onto Southern's campus or LSU's campus, and you can feel the vibrant energy in the students buzzing about on their first day of classes. But look closely into their eyes, and there's a good chance they're dreaming about something other than the information in their textbooks.... more »
  • Southern falls hard to Texas Southern 54-7

    November 6, 2010 10:47 PM

    Southern fans hoped that a return home after a 3 game road losing streak would solve the Jags' problems. But when the clock struck zero, Jaguar nation knew that would not be the solution. Texas Southern stomped the Jags 54-7 at the Bluff as Stump Mitchell's team fell to 2-7... more »
  • Jags gear up for Homecoming week

    September 27, 2010 7:09 AM

    Southern University is celebrating homecoming October 3rd thru October 9th. Thursday at Noon - Pep Rally Saturday at 8 a.m. - Parade For a complete list of events click here . more »
  • Southern defeats Delaware State 37-27

    September 5, 2010 3:09 PM

    The Stump Mitchell era is off to a good start over at Southern University. The Jaguars overcame a 27-16 deficit and scored 21 unanswered points to defeat Delaware State 37-27 in the SWAC/MEAC Challenge in Orlando. Mitchell pulled starting quarterback Jeremiah McGinty after the first half of play. McGinty... more »
  • Southern bounces back, takes down Jackson State

    May 27, 2010 2:23 PM

    The Southern bats found their groove, while Jesse Holiday pitched eight strong innings in the Jaguars' 9-2 victory over Jackson State this morning in Shreveport. Southern avoids elimination in the SWAC tournament and will now face the loser of this afternoon's Alcorn State vs Arkansas-Pine Bluff match-up. The Jags... more »
  • SU Dancing Dolls celebrate 40 years

    October 6, 2009 9:28 AM

    Homecoming festivities kick off next week, and the Southern University Dancing Dolls are celebrating their 40th anniversary. Former Dancing Dolls Muriel Haysbert and Dancing Doll Bridgette Richard joined John Pastorek with a look at the past and present. more »

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