POSTED: Tuesday, September 17, 2013 - 8:30pm
UPDATED: Tuesday, September 17, 2013 - 8:34pm
BATON ROUGE, LA — Southern University and Mississippi Valley State University have agreed to change Saturday's kickoff time from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. due to the predicted weather conditions.
In MVSU's last home Saturday against Delta State, 14 fans were reported to have suffered from heat exhaustion inside Rice-Totten Stadium in Itta Bena, Miss.
Southern is coming off an epic 62-59 double overtime win over Prairie View in its home opener. Senior Dray Joseph, who was named the SWAC's Offensive Player of the Week on Monday, passed for 480 yards and six touchdowns.