Southern's athletics director Roman Banks introduced Sean Woods as the school's new men's basketball head coach. Woods, who served as the assistant coach at Stetson University in Deland, Fla. last season, won a SWAC Tournament Championship as the head coach at Mississippi Valley State in 2012.
Southern university will hire former Stetson and Mississippi Valley State head coach Sean Woods to the same position for its men's basketball team. Woods won SWAC Coach of the Year in 2012 when he led Mississippi Valley State to the NCAA Tourney. Southern will hold an introductory press conference on Thursday. More information to come as this story develops.
With the #1 seed in the SWAC tournament, the Southern women's basketball team beat Arkansas-Pine Bluff 70-60 on Tuesday Night. Briana Green led the way with 28 points and 10 rebounds as the Lady Jags advance to play Prairie View Friday night in the SWAC semifinals.
Southern's Sandy Pugh earns SWAC Coach of the Year as senior Briana Green nabs the SWAC Defensive Player of the year. Southern hosts the 1st round of the conference tournament vs Arkansas Pine Bluff on Tuesday.
Southern University outfielder Ashanti Wheatley launched a walk-off solo homerun over the left field fence at Wesley Barrow Stadium to lift the Jaguars to an exhilarating 8-7 extra innnings win over rival Grambling in the Andre Dawson Classic hosted by Major League Baseball.
Major League Baseball today announced that its annual collegiate tournament designed to highlight baseball programs at Historically Black Colleges & Universities (HBCUs) has been renamed the"Andre Dawson Classic," after the Chicago Cubs and Montreal Expos legend who is one of only two HBCU alumni enshrined in the Baseball Hall of Fame. The 2018 edition of the event, formerly known as the "Urban Invitational," will feature six HBCU teams, the most in the event's 11-year history, as well as the...