Roman Banks, from Southern University, has been named the Outstanding College Coach of the Year for the State of Louisiana and Archbishop Rummel’s Jay Roth, has been selected as the Outstanding Prep Coach of the Year for Louisiana.
After salvaging the 2012 season by posting a 4-5 record which included wins over Jackson State, Florida A&M and Grambling, Dawson Odums proved he deserved the chance to resurrect Southern’s football program.
Southern's Virgil WIlliams earned first team All-SWAC honors at two positions joining teammates wide receiver Lee Doss and linebacker Anthony Balancier as the preseason conference teams and predicted order of finish were announced at SWAC F
The Southern University Jaguars may not have made history today, but they certainly put up a good fight.
The 16-seed Southern Jags were narrowly defeated by the 1-seed Gonzaga in the NCAA Tournament. The final score was 58-64.