Southern leaves for SWAC Championship rematch


BATON ROUGE, La. (LOCAL 33/FOX 44) – Southern is ready to show off its SWAC swag.

The football team left on Thursday morning to take on Alcorn State in the SWAC Championship game.

It’s a rematch from last year.

Photos courtesy of Deon Guillory

“I think that this is just good for the school, good for the team because they really worked for it. They really deserve it this year,” said Jaden Towner.

Deon Guillory was on campus as the team boarded the bus and fans cheered them on to what they hope will be a championship trophy.

Southern plays Alcorn State at 3:00PM on Saturday in Lorman, Mississippi.

If you can’t make it there, the Southern Alumni Association is having a watch party Saturday starting at 3:00PM at The Grind on Sherwood Forest Boulevard.

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