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Coach Odums previews game against Prairie View

Southern head coach Dawson Odums (Source: WAFB) Southern head coach Dawson Odums (Source: WAFB)
BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

Southern head coach Dawson Odums previews this weekend's game against Prairie View A&M Tuesday afternoon at his weekly press conference.

The Jags have won four in a row after a 47-40 victory against the Arkansas-Pine Bluff Golden Lions.

Southern continues to stay a game back of Grambling State in the SWAC West.

A win against the Panthers on Saturday and winless Texas Southern in two weeks would set up a winner take all at the Bayou Classic on Saturday, Nov. 25.

SWAC WEST  SWAC OVERALL
GRAMBLING STATE 4-0 7-1
SOUTHERN 3-1 5-3
PRAIRIE VIEW 2-2 3-4
ARK PINE-BLUFF 1-3 2-6
TX SOUTHERN 0-3 0-7

Prairie View has lost two out of their last three games and is currently a game back of the Jaguars in the West.

The Panther defense is giving up 26 points per game and the offense is averaging 27 points a game.  

Kickoff between the Jags and Panthers is set for Saturday at 4 p.m. in A.W. Mumford Stadium.

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