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Southern to honor Avery Johnson Feb. 2

Southern University will commemorate the outstanding playing career of SU basketball alum and NBA head coach Avery Johnson in a court naming ceremony Feb. 2 in the F.G. Clark Activity Center.

Former Jaguar Williams a finalist for NFL Hall of Fame

Former Southern football standout Aeneas Williams is one of 15 finalists to be elected to the class of 2013 NFL Hall of Fame.

Southern announces increase in average home attendance for football

Southern University football finished the 2012 season ranked No. 9 in the Football Championship Subdivision in average home attendance and No. 1 in the Southwestern Athletic Conference, the university announced Wednesday.

Odums officially introduced as Jaguars' head football coach

New Southern Head Football Coach Dawson Odums called out the "Jaguar Nation" today for their help in taking the program to the next level.

SU AD Broussard likes Odums 'quiet confidence'

Southern athletic director William Broussard spent several minutes making his pitch to the university’s board of directors Friday. Their approval for the next permanent head coach on the bluff took much less time.

Southern names Dawson Odums as head football coach

In the history of Southern University football, only two coaches own the distinction of having defeated Grambling State, Jackson State, and Florida A&M in their first season running the program; Pete Richardson (1993) and the Jaguars' f

SU Athletic Director to make recommendation for head coach on Friday

Southern Athletic Director William Broussard tells NBC33 News he's ready to introduce the jags next head coach tomorrow to the school's Board of Supervisors.

Increased attendance at 39th Bayou Classic moves it up the list

A winning performance by Southern University wasn’t the only big moment at the 39th annual Bayou Classic in New Orleans.

Spady, Odums among finalists for Southern football head coach

Southern University confirms Nevada offensive line coach James Spady and current interim head coach Dawson Odums will make on-campus visits to interview for the head football coaching vacancy this week.

Search for new head coach at Southern narrowed down to six finalists

Today Southern University announced six finalists for the football program’s head coaching position.

Southern announces candidates for football head coach

Bethune Cookman coach Brian Jenkins is among a group of six semi-finalist vying for the Southern head coaching vacancy.

Southern coaching search heating up

The Southern Jaguars hope to have their new head coach locked sooner rather than later.

Jaguar and Tiger fans flock to Big Easy for Bayou Classic

Die hard Jaguar and Tiger fans filled the streets of New Orleans for the Bayou Classic Saturday. The rivalry between Grambling State University and Southern University is legendary.

Rival coaches talk about the Bayou Classic

Southern Head Coach Dawson Odums says he's not nervous about Saturday’s Bayou Classic, where his Jags will go toe-to-toe with Grambling and their head coach Doug Williams.

Southern has bye week, focused on Bayou Classic

The Southern Jaguar football team is resting up this week for next Saturday's annual Bayou Classic against archrival Grambling.