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Southern's Dawson Odums expects an epic Bayou Classic

NEW ORLEANS (WAFB) -

Longtime rivals Southern (8-2, 8-0) and Grambling (9-1, 8-0) meet in Saturday's Bayou Classic with a trip to the SWAC Championship on the line. 

Both schools enter the game on winning streaks. Southern's winning streak was extended to 8-games following a 55-0 victory at Mississippi Valley State. Grambling also boasts an 8-game winning streak following their defeat of Texas-Southern, 47-28.

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The Bayou Classic is scheduled for Saturday, November 26, 2016, at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. 

Kickoff is set for 4 p.m. 

SWAC WEST CONFERENCE OVERALL
Grambling State 8-0 9-1
Southern 8-0 8-2
Prairie View 7-2 7-4
Texas Southern 4-5 4-7
Arkansas Pine-Bluff 1-8 1-10

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