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Southern departs for Houston to play in SWAC championship game

Southern DB Danny Johnson walks to the bus as the Jaguars depart for Houston. (Source: Chris Hagan/WAFB) Southern DB Danny Johnson walks to the bus as the Jaguars depart for Houston. (Source: Chris Hagan/WAFB)
BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

The Southern Jaguars hit the road Thursday to head to Houston for Saturday's SWAC championship game.

The Sixth Man Club at Southern is sponsoring a bus trip for fans who want to follow the team and support the players.

The group said it has two filled buses already and if another 40 people sign up, it will add a third bus.

The cost is $125 per person. The buses will leave Baton Rouge at 7:30 a.m. Saturday.

For more information, call 802-2424.

Southern will take on Alcorn State in the championship game. Kickoff is 3 p.m. The game will be televised on ESPNU.

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