Southern sees 7 players named to SWAC All-Conference team

Southern sees 7 players named to SWAC All-Conference team
Southern Jaguars Football (Source: Josh Auzenne/WAFB-TV)

BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - The Southern Jaguars are the 2019 SWAC West champs and that doesn’t come without great players.

Seven Jags have earned SWAC All-Conference honors.

Senior guard Jerimiah Abby was named First-Team All-SWAC. Senior tackle Jodeci Harris and redshirt junior running back Devon Benn were named Second-Team All-SWAC.

Four members of the Jags defense were selected as Second-Team All-SWAC. They were led by senior linebacker Calvin Lunkins. Senior defensive end Joe Davis, sophomore defensive end Jordan Lewis, and redshirt sophomore cornerback Tamaurice Smith also made the list.

Southern will face Alcorn in the SWAC championship Saturday.

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