2014 National Signing Day

Wednesday, February 5, 2014, is the day that high school seniors from around the nation will officially be signing with their schools of choice.  We are tracking local athletes and their big decisions. Below is a list of students and their chosen schools. Check back for updates as more athletes sign.

Southern Men's Basketball to honor seven legends Saturday

Head Coach Roman Banks and the Men's Basketball program will honor seven former Southern University employees for their contributions to the athletics department during halftime of Saturday's home game at the F.G.

Former LSU pitcher Rick Greene to join Southern baseball staff

Former LSU pitcher Rick Greene will be the new assistant baseball coach at Southern University. Green will join Roger Cador’s staff for the 2014 season.

Video: Southern AD talks about Dawson Odums' new contract

Head coach Dawson Odums and Southern have agreed to a contract extension and a pay raise.

SU, Odums agree to 3-year extension through 2017

Southern University’s head football coach, Dawson Odums, has agreed in principle to a contract that will keep him in his position at the university through 2017.

SU head coach Odums expected to interview for job at NCCU

Days after leading his team to its first SWAC victory in ten years, NBC33 news has learned that Southern University’s head football coach, Dawson Odums, is expected to interview for a job at his Alma Matter this weekend.

NROTC prepares for 100 mile run to New Orleans in Support of SU football

Several Naval Reserve Officer Training Corps (NROTC) students will carry the Bayou Classic game-ball through seven parishes and over a dozen towns before reaching the Mercedes Benz Super Dome in New Orleans this weekend.

Bayou Classic hosts new University-Business Summit

Southern University and the business community will join together for a new program as part of the 40th Annual Bayou Classic on Wednesday, Nov. 27 from 8:00 a.m. – Noon.

Jags hoping to end first quarter woes

Southern head football coach Dawson Odums knows his team is fortunate. “We are blessed to be at the top. But we have to take care of business,” he said.

Southern Jaguars students, alumni prep Homecoming

Hundreds of students, pep squads, and the “Human Jukebox” kicked off Southern University's Homecoming pep rally this afternoon.

Jags to carry momentum from recent win to game against Alcorn State

The Southern Jaguar football team is expecting a huge crowd Saturday for their homecoming game against Alcorn State.

Southern University's 'Human Jukebox' to play at Saints game on Monday night

The Southern University Marching Band will provide the halftime show performance at the New Orleans Saints game Monday at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.

Southern issues traffic and parking information for Saturday

In anticipation of an above average crowd for this Saturday's Jackson State football game, Southern University reveals several gameday parking and traffic information to help accommodate fans traveling to the Baton Rouge campus.

Odums, Jags improve to 2-0 in SWAC, 2-2 overall

Southern University added scores in the fourth quarter to pick up a 17-7 Southwestern Athletic Conference win over Mississippi Valley State on Saturday at Rice-Totten Stadium.

Football fans: Prepare for a wet weekend, exercise caution on the roads

It’s going to be a wet weekend here in Baton Rouge, which is going to create a mess for football fans