HOUSTON, TX (WAFB) - The Southern University women’s basketball team has won consecutive regular season SWAC titles after beating Texas Southern, 60-49, Saturday.
Athletic director Roman Banks presented the SWAC regular season trophy to first-year head coach Carlos Funchess.
This is the second time in program history the Lady Jags have won back-to-back SWAC titles.
It is the first time in Southern women’s basketball history that a coach has led the Lady Jaguars to the title in their inaugural season.
The team will host Mississippi Valley at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the first round of the SWAC Tournament.