BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – The Southern University football team finally arrived at the Bluff ahead of training camp this week. With 19 transfers on the roster, there are plenty of new faces to get acquainted with.

For Jason Dumas, a St. James Parish Native, transferring to Southern brings him closer to his home and family. Looking to build off an All-American performance at Prairie View A&M, he’s excited to prepare for the upcoming season.

With a new offense scheme under first year Head Coach Eric Dooley, this time is crucial. Returning Running Back Jerodd Sims believes this camp is the last thing the team needs to prepare.

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