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  Marino Casem, former Southern football coach and athletic director, laid to rest

Family and close friends of former Southern football coach and athletic director Marino Casem celebrated his life with a funeral ceremony Saturday, May 2.

  Southern Jags outlast Prairie View in OT

  Southern Lady Jags dominate key areas in win over Prairie View

  Southern gets swept by No. 23 Tulane

  Southern Jags cruise past Texas Southern

  Southern Lady Jags edge Texas Southern

  Southern edges Northwestern St. in extras

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Southern sweeps Prairie View in SWAC season opener

Southern Jags get past Alcorn

Southern Lady Jags drop close one to Alcorn

Southern drops back-to-back games against No. 2 Texas Tech

Southern Jags rout Alabama A&M

Southern Lady Jags fall to Alabama A&M

  Southern Jags run away from Alabama St. in second half

The Southern men’s basketball team used a big second half to run past Alabama State in Montgomery on Saturday.

Southern Lady Jags beat Alabama State

The Southern women’s basketball team took the lead in the first quarter and held on for the win over Alabama State on the road Saturday.

Southern Jags crush Miss. Valley

The Southern Men’s Basketball team cruised past Mississippi Valley at the F.G. Clark Activity Center on Monday, Feb. 17.

Southern Lady Jags dominate Miss. Valley

The Southern women’s basketball team dominated Mississippi Valley at the F.G. Clark Activity Center on Monday, Feb. 17.

Southern falls to Alabama St., Grambling in Andre Dawson Classic

  Southern Jags dominate Arkansas-Pine Bluff

  Southern defeats Alcorn St. after another good day at the plate for the Jags

  Southern Lady Jags run over UAPB

  Southern baseball opens 2020 with big win over UNO

  Jags look for success on the diamond again in 2020 after 2019 championship season

Southern Jags lose at Jackson State

The Southern men’s basketball team lost its second SWAC contest in a row when it fell to Jackson State on Monday.

Southern Lady Jags fall to Jackson State

The Southern women’s basketball team dropped a heartbreaker at Jackson State on Monday.

  Southern offensive coordinator takes head coaching job at Benedict College

There is a big change for the Southern University football team, as the offensive coordinator is leaving the Jaguars for a head coaching job.

Southern Jags fall on the road at Grambling

The Southern men’s basketball team jumped out to a nine-point halftime lead on Grambling but the Tigers clawed back and handed the Jags a conference loss on Saturday, Feb. 8.

Southern Lady Jags dominate Grambling on the road

The Southern women’s basketball team dominated Grambling on the road in a blowout win on Saturday, Feb. 8.

  NATIONAL SIGNING DAY: Southern Jaguars

The Southern Jaguars added several players for National Signing Day on Feb. 5, 2020.

  MBB: Southern picks up 6th SWAC victory by outlasting Alcorn State

The Southern men’s basketball team picked up its sixth conference win on the season Saturday by outlasting Alcorn State at the F.G. Clark Activity Center.

  WBB: Southern gets off to fast start to roar past Alcorn State

The Southern women’s basketball team jumped out to a big lead early against Alcorn State on its way to a win Saturday evening in the F.G. Clark Activity Center.

  Men’s Basketball: Southern dominates Alabama A&M for 5th straight win

The Southern men’s basketball team jumped on Alabama A&M early and dominated the entire game Monday night at the F.G. Clark Activity Center.

  Women’s Basketball: Southern powers past Alabama A&M with strong 4th quarter

The Southern women’s basketball team stayed close against Alabama A&M for most of the game and then surged to the win with a little more than 9:00 left.

  Men’s Basketball: Southern powers past Alabama St. behind great shooting

Southern was down early but built a sizable lead behind some nice shooting before Alabama State mounted a comeback in the second half that fell short.

  Women’s Basketball: Southern dominates Alabama State

The Southern women’s basketball team picked up its fifth conference win with a dominating performance against Alabama State on Saturday.

  NOW AVAILABLE: Southern’s Human Jukebox Band license plates

If you’re looking to improve the appearance of your car and support Southern University, we have some good news.

Southern falls to Texas Southern in SWAC opener

The Southern men’s basketball team began SWAC play on the road at Texas Southern on Saturday.

2019 in men’s athletics

What a year 2019 has been in the world of men’s athletics in south Louisiana.

Women’s athletics in 2019

The year 2019 was a busy year for women’s athletics at LSU and Southern University.

NATIONAL SIGNING DAY: Southern Jaguars

The Southern Jaguars are getting a new crop of players they hope can help “Protect the Bluff.”

Manns leads Wright St. over Southern 85-62

James Manns scored a career-high 26 points as Wright State easily beat Southern 85-62

Cheese scores 21 to carry Akron past Southern 72-57

Tyler Cheese came off the bench to score 21 points with six rebounds, four assists and two steals and Akron breezed to a 72-57 victory over Southern

  LSU Tiger and Southern Jag fans celebrate busy college football weekend

Tiger fans and Jaguar fans cheered on their college football teams for championship games held Saturday, Dec. 7.

  Southern comes up short against Alcorn in SWAC championship

Despite six turnovers, Southern hung with Alcorn until about 2:00 left in the game but came up short in the SWAC championship.

GAME UPDATES - Southern vs. Alcorn State - SWAC Championship

The Southern Jags will face the Alcorn State Braves in the SWAC championship game one week after defeating the Grambling State Tigers 30-28 in the Bayou Classic in New Orleans to claim the SWAC West title.

  SU fans get excited ahead of SWAC Championship game against Alcorn

Southern is facing Alcorn State in Lorman, Miss. Fans are hopeful the Jags will bring home a win from the SWAC Championship game. However, winning is not only thing on some fans’ minds.

Southern sees 7 players named to SWAC All-Conference team

The Southern Jaguars are the 2019 SWAC West champs and that doesn’t come without great players.

  Coach Odums, players preview SWAC championship against Alcorn State

Southern head coach Dawson Odums met with the media to preview the upcoming SWAC championship game against Alcorn State.

Organizers announce ticket/travel packages to SEC/SWAC championship games

For fans hoping to follow LSU to the SEC championship and Southern to the SWAC championship, you’re in luck because organizers have announced ticket/travel packages.

  Southern player surprised at Bayou Classic by Marine brother he hadn’t seen in 4 years

A Southern University Jaguars offensive lineman was surprised at the Bayou Classic by someone in uniform: his older brother whom he hadn't seen in four years.

  Southern wins thriller over Grambling in Bayou Classic

The 46th Bayou Classic was a battle of the two most consistent teams in the SWAC West for quite a long time now.

Southern clinches SWAC West title, 30-28 over Grambling

Ladarius Skelton passed for two touchdowns and Southern blocked a field goal with 5 seconds left to clinch the Southwest Athletic Conference West Division title with a 30-28 win over Grambling in the Bayou Classic

  Southern holds on to defeat Grambling in 46th annual Bayou Classic

The Southern Jaguars are facing the Grambling State Tigers in the 46th annual Bayou Classic in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans.

  Southern and Grambling clash in Bayou Classic to crown SWAC West champs

It’s hard to top the tradition of a Bayou Classic weekend in the Crescent City and this could be another true classic that goes down to the wire between Southern and Grambling.

  Fans prepare for Bayou Classic this Saturday

Football fans are hyped for the Bayou Classic as Southern University and Grambling State University face off.

  Thousands in town as Bayou Classic kicks off busy weekend

Some Bayou Classic fans say Hard Rock collapse site does not affect their experience, parade route will change around it.

  Battle of the Bands starts today ahead of Bayou Classic

The annual Battle of the Bands and Greek show will entertain crowds ahead of Saturday's game in New Orleans.

Blake hits 2 jumpers late to carry Southern over IUPUI 83-77

Lamarcus Lee, Montese Blake post 17 points each as Southern tops IUPUI 83-77 in the Cayman Islands Classic - Mainland

  La. leaders, Southern and Grambling officials kick-off Bayou Classic week

The Bayou Classic is revered as the "Granddaddy" of HBCU college matchups.

Pile leads Omaha over Southern 78-51

Matt Pile records 17 points and 11 rebounds to lift Nebraska Omaha to a 78-51 win over Southern in the Cayman Islands Classic - Mainland

Nebraska comes alive in overtime, defeats Southern 93-86

Yvan Ouedraogo and Jervay Green each scored six points in overtime to lead Nebraska past Southern 93-86

No. 4 Southern volleyball opens SWAC Tournament play against No.5 Alabama State

No. 4 Southern University women’s volleyball team opens up SWAC tournament play against No. 5 Alabama State, Friday, November 22 at 1:30 P.M. in Mississippi.

Lady Jags fall at Nebraska

The Southern women’s basketball team played its second consecutive road game Wednesday, November 20 at the Pinnacle Bank Arena at the University of Nebraska.

  Freshman Damiree Burns drops 33 as Southern cruises past Ecclesia

Southern freshman forward Damiree Burns scored a career-high 33 points to lead the Jaguars to an easy win over Ecclesia College at the F.G. Clark Activity Center on Monday.

  Skelton named SWAC Co-Offensive Player of the Week

Southern quarterback Ladarius Skelton was named the SWAC Co-Offensive Player of the Week for his performance against Jackson State.

Burns scores 33, Southern tops Ecclesia College 121-55

Freshman Damiree Burns scored a career high 33 points and Southern rolled to a 121-55 win over Ecclesia College

  Southern gets past Jackson St. in SWAC showdown

Southern used a dominant second half to beat Jackson State on Saturday.

Skelton’s 4 TDs helps Southern beat Jackson State 40-34

Ladarius Skelton ran for three touchdowns and threw for another score, and Southern held off Jackson State for a 40-34 victory

  Coach Odums, players preview Southern vs Jackson State

Southern head coach Dawson Odums met with sports journalists Tuesday afternoon to preview the upcoming matchup at Jackson State.

Southern blows past Wiley College in home opener

The Southern women’s basketball team had no trouble with Wiley College at the F.G. Clark Activity Center for the home opener Monday night.

Jaguars basktball falls to Murray State

The Southern University men’s basketball team suffered its first loss of the season to Murray State on the road 69-49 Saturday night.

  Southern routs Virginia-Lynchburg in home finale

It was senior day on the Bluff for Southern’s last home game of the season against Virginia-Lynchburg and the final game in A.W. Mumford ended in a convincing victory for those Jags.

Mendez’s FG lifts Grambling over Alcorn State 19-16 in OT

Miguel Mendez kicked a 45-yard field goal in overtime and Grambling handed Alcorn State its first Southwestern Athletic Conference loss 19-16

GAME UPDATES: Southern hosts Virginia-Lynchburg for home finale

Southern (5-4, 4-1 SWAC) is hosting Virginia University of Lynchburg (0-7) for its home finale of the season.

  Southern Jags run away in second half against Loyola

The Southern Jags men’s basketball team had an opening night win over Loyola of New Orleans 87-70 at the F.G Clark Activity Center.

  Coach Odums, players preview Southern vs. Virginia-Lynchburg

Southern head coach Dawson Odums previewed Saturday’s home finale against Virginia University of Lynchburg.

  Southern’s Skelton, Lunkins named SWAC Players of the Week

Southern quarterback Ladarius Skelton and linebacker Calvin Lunkins have been named SWAC Players of the Week for their performances against Alabama A&M.

  Skelton powers Southern to homecoming win over Alabama A&M

Southern quarterback Ladarius Skelton was electric running and throwing the ball as the Jaguars outlasted Alabama A&M on Saturday.

UPDATES: Southern vs Alabama A&M

It was a thrilling homecoming on The Bluff for the Southern Jaguars.Southern (5-4, 4-1 SWAC) outlasted Alabama A&M (6-3, 2-2 SWAC) 35-31.

  Southern looks to bounce back with homecoming win

Southern’s homecoming game against Alabama A&M is not what you’d call a “must-win” scenario for the Jags.

  Coach Odums, players preview Southern vs. Alabama A&M

Southern University head football coach Dawson Odums previewed the homecoming matchup against Alabama A&M.