BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – Tickets are on sale now for the SWAC championship game this Saturday between Southern University and Jackson State.

Southern claimed the SWAC west title after winning Saturday’s Bayou Classic against Grambling State University.

The SWAC championship game is Saturday at 3:00 p.m. at Mississippi Veterans Memorial Stadium. The game will be televised on ESPN2.

This will be the second time the Jaguars (7-4) and Tigers will meet this season, with Jackson State winning 35-0 on October 29. The winner of the game will earn a berth in the Celebration Bowl in Atlanta, GA on December 17.

Southern has claimed eight SWAC Western Division Championships and is making its 8th appearance in the SWAC Football Championship game.

Tickets and parking are on sale online at