BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Southern head coach Dawson Odums previews this weekend's game against Jackson State Tuesday afternoon at his weekly press conference.
After a week off to rest and heal, the Jaguars (3-3, 1-1) now embark on a five week SWAC schedule that includes Grambling State and Prairie View.
Southern is on a roll, beating Fort Valley State 31-14 and Alabama A&M 35-14.
On the other hand, Jackson State is looking for their first win of the season. The Tigers are 0-6 overall and 0-2 in SWAC play.
The Tigers are giving up 37 points a game on defense, while scoring only 13 points a game on offense.
Jackson State is being outscored 104 to 29 in the second half on their games this season.
Kickoff between Jags and Tigers is set for Saturday at 6 p.m. in Jackson, MS.