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Banks named state's top college coach for 2013

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.

SU Football 2013 preview: A new dawn approaches

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.

Five Jaguars named to 2013 Preseason All-SWAC team

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

New head coach for Lady Jags softball team announced

Southern University hopes they've found the right man to lead their softball team to better days. Athletic Director Dr. William Broussard has announced Lee Dobbins as the Lady Jags next head coach.

Odums to address Baton Rouge Press Club July 1

Southern University Football Coach Dawson Odums will be the guest speaker at the Baton Rouge Press Club Monday, July 1.

Report: Most local college athletes pass academic rate

The report cards are out for college athletics and for the most part our local universities passed with flying colors.

The Bayou Classic announces 2013 schedule of events to celebrate 40th Annual Event

The Bayou Classic announced their official schedule of events today for the upcoming series of events beginning November 26, 2013.

Southern’s softball staff let go due to consecutive underperforming

After 16 years as head coach for the Lady Jags, Nancy Marshal was let go.

SU baseball to hold two summer camps at Lee-Hines Field

Southern University Baseball will host two summer baseball camps at Lee Hines Field on the Southern campus.

SU's Dray Joseph named to 2013 CFPA FCS watch list

On the heels of a career season in 2012, Dray Joseph is creating expectations for an encore performance 2013 that has one football group serving notice.

Roger Cador appears on ESPN's Sportscenter

 

Bayou Classic signs extension with NBC Sports Group for next 3 years

The Bayou Classic team announced today that the 40th Annual Bayou Classic will once again be broadcast on NBC nationally.

LSU post 14th straight win with 16-2 victory over Southern

For the third straight game, No. 1 LSU (32-2) sent nine batters to the plate in the opening frame, as the Tigers posted a 16-2 victory over Southern (12-14) Wednesday night at Alex Box Stadium.  

Jags basketball team returns home to a hero's welcome

Fans of the Southern Jags men's basketball team gathered to welcome their heroes back home today. The men's basketball team went up against the number one seed Gonzaga Bulldogs.

Southern Jags fall short in NCAA Tournament

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.