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  Southern women’s basketball team hosts ‘Bowling with the Champs’ fundraiser

The Southern women’s basketball team is asking for the public’s help with a special fundraiser.

Les Miles, others inducted into Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame

Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame Foundation gears up to honor 2019 inductees

  Southern outfielder Javeyan Williams selected by San Francisco in MLB Draft

  Southern’s season ends with loss to Miami in Starkville Regional

  Southern fights hard but falls to Mississippi State in Starkville Regional

  Southern practices before NCAA Regional showdown with Mississippi State

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Southern’s Tyler LaPorte named to All-America 3rd team

Celebrated St. Augustine coach Otis Washington dies at 80

Officials announce cancellation of inaugural HBCU World Series

  Southern baseball wins SWAC Championship

Southern baseball rallies against TSU, advances to championship game

  Southern rallies to beat TSU in extra inning at SWAC Tournament

  Southern baseball survives scare from UAPB, advances to winner’s bracket of SWAC Tournament

Southern got a bit of a scare from Arkansas-Pine Bluff in the first round of the SWAC Tournament but managed to make big plays when needed to pull out the win.

  Southern baseball’s Kerrick Jackson named SWAC Coach of the Year; Jags win other honors

Southern baseball head coach Kerrick Jackson received a top honor at the Southwestern Athletic Conference baseball awards ceremony Tuesday in New Orleans.

Golden Lions first up for Jags in SWAC Tournament

The SWAC West champion Southern Jaguars will face Arkansas-Pine Bluff Wednesday in the first round of the conference tournament.

Southern baseball rally against UNO comes up just short

A rally late in the game by Southern did not result in enough runs to overtake UNO Tuesday night in New Orleans.

Southern set to face UAPB in opening round of SWAC Tournament

Southern baseball beats Prairie View in Game 1; clinches SWAC West regular season title

  Jaguars first game against Prairie View cancelled

  Southern baseball beats Nicholls on walk-off single

Southern University hosts Nicholls State Wednesday

Southern gets run-ruled by Grambling in 7 innings in Game 1

Southern’s Connor Whalen named to midseason watch list

Southern bullpen ace Connor Whalen has been named to the midseason watch list for the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association Stopper of the Year Award.

  Southern, Grambling continue rivalry on the diamond this weekend

Two of the hottest teams in the SWAC will meet this weekend at Wilbert Ellis Field at R.W.E. Jones Park in Grambling, LA.

  Southern baseball falls to ULM in close midweek game

Southern could not rally to pull off another midweek win and dropped the game Tuesday to UL-Monroe at Lee-Hines Field.

  Southern claims series over TSU with convincing rubber match win in 7 innings

Southern took the weekend series over Texas Southern with a convincing win in the third game Sunday at Lee-Hines Field.

Southern baseball falls to TSU in Game 2

After claiming victory in the first game, Southern dropped the second game of a doubleheader to Texas Southern Saturday night at Lee-Hines Field.

Walk-off single propels Southern over TSU in 12 innings in Game 1

Southern and Texas Southern had to wait an extra day to begin their three-game series, but the delay was worth it, as the teams battled to extra innings in the first game of a doubleheader at Lee-Hines Field.

Friday’s Southern baseball vs. TSU game in N.O. cancelled; field conditions will determine remaining schedule

Southern was scheduled to open its final SWAC series against Texas Southern in New Orleans Friday but the game has been cancelled, officials announced.

  Southern gets past UNO on walk-off single to record back-to-back midweek wins

Southern recorded its second win in as many days by beating UNO in 10 innings at Lee-Hines Field Wednesday night.

Jaguars celebrate historic win against LSU

Southern University pitcher Eli Finney is only the third pitcher in the school's program to notch a career victory over LSU at Lee-Hines Field.

Southern hosts LSU Tuesday night at Lee-Hines Field

The Southern Jaguars will play host to No. 8 LSU Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. at Lee-Hines Field.

Southern baseball drops weekend series to Memphis

Southern University baseball gave the University of Memphis all the Tigers could handle before dropping two games during Saturday’s doubleheader.

Southern stuns Memphis late to take Game 1

Southern University baseball scored five runs in the top of the ninth to break a 1-1 tie and stun the University of Memphis 6-1 in Game One of the weekend series Friday night at Fed Ex Park.

SU women’s basketball head coach Carlos Funchess wins Coach of the Year honor

Southern women’s basketball head coach Carlos Funchess has been named the 2019 Spalding Maggie Dixon NCAA Division I Rookie Coach of the Year.

Southern falls to Nicholls 4-2

Nicholls State scored three runs in the first three innings against Southern and held on to win 4-2 to against the Jaguars.

LSU volleyball, Southern soccer receive Athletes for Hope University award

Athletes from around the Baton Rouge area were honored at an end of year ceremony Tuesday.

Southern’s Hunter David earns SWAC Hitter of the Week honor

Southern first baseman Hunter David has been named SWAC Hitter of the Week, the league announced Monday.

Southern baseball wins series over Prairie View with doubleheader sweep

Southern swept Prairie View in the doubleheader Saturday to win the series after dropping the Friday game at Lee-Hines Field.

  Southern offense dominates in spring game

At the start of spring practice for the Southern football team, head coach Dawson Odums pretty much said the sky’s the limit for the Jags this season and we got a look at them for the 2019 spring game Saturday afternoon.

  Southern crushes Prairie View to even series

Southern scored more than two dozen runs against Prairie View in Game 2 to even the series at Lee-Hines Field Saturday.

Southern softball drops Game 1 to rival Grambling

Costly errors doomed Southern in a loss to Grambling in the first game of a weekend series Friday afternoon at Jaguar Field.

Southern falls to Northwestern St. in a midweek contest

Southern was unable to overcome an early deficit and suffered a loss to Northwestern State at Lee-Hines Field Wednesday night.

  Southern falls to UNO in midweek game

Southern could not hold on to an early lead and fell to UNO at Maestri Field in New Orleans Tuesday night.

Hunter David named SWAC Hitter of the Week

Southern catcher/first baseman Hunter David has been named SWAC Hitter of the Week after going 12-for-16 in a weekend sweep of Grambling.

Southern baseball sweeps Grambling

Southern completed the weekend sweep of Grambling in another come-from-behind win Sunday at Lee-Hines Field.

Avery Johnson and Alabama basketball ‘mutually part ways’

Former Southern basketball great and NBA champion Avery Johnson is no longer the head coach of the Alabama basketball team.

  Southern baseball wins series against Grambling with victory in Game 2

Southern won its weekend series against Grambling by getting the victory in Game 2 at Lee-Hines Field Saturday.

Southern baseball run-rules Grambling in Game 1

Southern run-ruled arch rival Grambling in Game 1 of a weekend series at Lee-Hines Field.

Southern women’s basketball’s season ends in loss to Miss. St. in NCAA Tournament

No. 1 seed Mississippi State was too much for Southern in the NCAA Tournament.

Southern survives rubber match over TSU to win series

Southern survived a rally by TSU to capture the series with an 8-7 win in Game 3 Sunday afternoon at MacGregor Park in Houston, TX.

Southern beats TSU in Game 2 to even series

Southern evened the weekend series with Texas Southern win a 1-0 win Saturday at MacGregor Park In Houston.

  Paralyzed former football player Devon Gales hired as assistant coach at Georgia high school

Former Southern University Cornerback Devon Gales is heading back to the football field almost four years after he was paralyzed during a game.

Southern announced as No. 16-seed in NCAA women’s basketball tournament

The Southern University women’s basketball team is celebrating its first Southwestern Athletic Conference Tournament title since 2010. Next, they will face No. 1 Miss. State in Starkville for the NCAA Women’s Basketball tournament.

Southern University to host selection show watch party

The Southern University women’s basketball team is celebrating it’s first Southwestern Athletic Conference Tournament title since 2010. Next up the Lady Jaguars will learn where they play next in next weeks NCAA Women’s Basketball tournament.

  Southern women’s basketball wins SWAC Championship

The Southern women’s basketball team is headed to the NCAA Tournament after beating Jackson State, 45-41, in the SWAC title game.

Southern women’s basketball advances in SWAC Tournament with win over Grambling

The Southern women’s basketball team moved on in the SWAC Tournament with a win over Grambling Friday in Birmingham.

  Southern defense works on stopping the run during spring practices

The Southern football team is a week into its spring practice, just like LSU.

  Southern women’s basketball beats MVSU, 51-44, in SWAC Tournament

No. 1 Southern women’s basketball is moving on in the SWAC Tournament after a 51-44 win over No. 8 Mississippi Valley State Tuesday night.

Southern men’s basketball season ends in 80-70 loss to Texas Southern in SWAC Tournament

The Southern men’s basketball team could not repeat its performance from Saturday night and fell 80-70 to Texas Southern in the SWAC Tournament.

Southern’s Tyler LaPorte named SWAC Player of the Week

Southern third baseman Tyler LaPorte has been named SWAC Player of the Week, the league announced Monday.

Southern’s Funchess earns SWAC Honors

Southern head coach Carlos Funchess has been named the SWAC Women’s Basketball Coach of the Year, announced on Tuesday.

Southern basketball stuns Texas Southern, 87-77

Southern stunned heavily-favored Texas Southern, 87-77, Saturday night in Houston.

Southern women’s basketball wins back-to-back regular season SWAC titles

The Southern University women’s basketball team has won consecutive regular season SWAC titles after beating Texas Southern, 60-49, Saturday.

  Southern baseball outslugs UAPB for 16-13 win in Game 3

Southern and Arkansas-Pine Bluff wrapped up their series at Lee-Hines Field Saturday afternoon.

  Southern baseball beats Arkansas-Pine Bluff, 16-4, in Game 1

Southern baseball began its SWAC schedule with a doubleheader Friday against Arkansas-Pine Bluff at Lee-Hines Field.

  Southern starts 2019 spring football

The Southern University football team will start its 2019 spring football practices Thursday.

Funeral details announced for ‘Po-Ben’, Southern superfan

The Southern University family is mourning the loss of one of its most passionate fans.

Southern baseball makes changes to weekend series due to possible storms

Because of the threat of stormy weather Sunday, Southern has made changes to its weekend series against Arkansas-Pine Bluff.

  Southern baseball falls 8-3 at Southern Miss

The Southern Jaguars were on the road Wednesday, visiting Southern Miss, which had lost five straight.

Southern women’s basketball clinches share of SWAC title

The Southern University women’s basketball team has assured itself at least a share of the Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) women’s basketball regular season championship after a win over Alcorn State and a loss by Prairie View A&M to Alabama State.

Lady Jaguars inch closer to SWAC title

The Southern University women’s Basketball team overcame a slow start in a 51-39 win against Alcorn State on Senior Day Saturday afternoon in the F.G. Clark Activity Center.

Southern track opens outdoor season at Strawberry Relays

Southern Track and Field opened its outdoor season Saturday at the Strawberry Relays at Southeastern Louisiana University in Hammond.

  Southern wins home opener, 10-8, over Eastern Illinois

Southern baseball played its home opener at Lee Hines Field against Eastern Illinois Friday.

Southern football head coach Dawson Odums signs contract extension

Southern football head coach Dawson Odums will be sticking around on The Bluff for at least a few more years.

  No. 1 LSU too much for Southern in 17-4 win

No. 1 LSU hosted Southern at Alex Box Stadium Wednesday night at Alex Box Stadium.

LSU’s Walker to make first start in nearly 2 years against Southern

No. 1 LSU will be back in action against Southern Wednesday evening at The Box.

Southern basketball rally falls short against Alabama State

Southern University seniors Richard Lee and Sidney Umude combined to score 34 point, but the Jaguars’ late game rally fell short as Alabama State escaped with a 60-57 win Monday night in the F.G. Clark Activity Center.

Jaguars split Sunday doubleheader at Northwestern State

After two days of rain related delays and postponements, Southern University baseball picked up a 7-5 win over Northwestern State in the rubber match of Sunday’s doubleheader at Brown-Stroud Field to salvage a weekend split.

  Southern basketball steps up defensively in 59-49 win over Alabama A&M

Southern’s defense stepped up and prevented any Alabama A&M player from reaching double figures in the 59-49 win Saturday night in the F.G. Clark Activity Center.