BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – Southern University defensive tackle Jason Dumas was named the SWAC defensive player of the week.

The honor comes after the Jaguars dominating performance Saturday against UAPB, in which Southern won 59-3.

Dumas finished the game with five tackles including 2.5 tackles for loss to go along with 1.5 sacks.

Southern held UAPB to three total yards rushing on 20 attempts.

The Jaguars are on the road this Saturday, against Prairie View University, kickoff is set for 4 p.m.