HOUSTON – Alabama State University head football coach Reggie Barlow entered the prestigious group of Southwestern Athletic Conference greats with his induction Thursday into the SWAC Hall Of Fame. Barlow is a part of the seven-member class that included James ‘Jimmy’ Jones (Grambling State), Charles Ruth (Mississippi Valley State), James ‘Jim’ Osborne (Southern), Carol V. […]
As previously rumored, Broderick Fobbs has officially been named the new head football coach at Grambling State. Fobbs, 39, played running back for Grambling in the late 1990s under legendary head coach Eddie Robinson. The Monroe, La. native is currently the tight ends coach at McNeese State and will assist in coaching the team’s NCAA […]
By Koran Addo, TheAdvocate.com Forty-years of back-and-forth in the football rivalry between Southern University and Grambling State University don’t mean much to one longtime member of Southern’s governing board, at least not when the money starts slowing down. Tony Clayton, a Southern law school grad and member of Southern’s Board of Supervisors, didn’t wait more […]
Dr. Cavil’s 2013 Major Division Football Top 10 Poll Rankings, with name of institution, record in parentheses, first-place votes, total points, previous week ranking, last week opponent and next week opponent: Name—————————-Record-1PV-Points-PWR—Last Game-Next Game-(12/02/13-12/08/13) 1. #-Tennessee State Tigers—-(10-3)-(7)—105—2—-(Defeats Butler Bulldogs,(31-0), in DI FCS Playoffs, ) 2. Alcorn State Braves———(9-2)–(3)—97—-3—-(Season Complete) 3. Bethune-Cookman Wildcats—-(10-3)-(2)—89—-1—-(Lost to Coastal […]
SWAC Football Championship Coaches Teleconference featuring Jackson State head coach Rick Comegy and Southern University head coach Dawson Odums.
Anthony Jones is no longer the head football coach at Alabama A&M, according to an announcement made by athletic director Bryan Hicks on Sunday. “We are very grateful and appreciative of the work he has done with A&M athletics,” Hicks said in a statement. “We thank Coach Jones for his efforts and leadership of the […]
MONTGOMERY, Ala.—Alabama State’s volleyball team has known since their Southwestern Athletic Conference Tournament Championship they would be playing in the NCAA Tournament; they just didn’t know where and now they do. ASU will play in the Los Angeles Regional and will open regional play when they travel to Seattle, Washington, where they will face the […]
NEW ORLEANS, La. — Southern University capped the regular season with a 40-17 victory over in-state rivals, Grambling State, on Saturday in the 40th Annual Bayou Classic inside the Mercedes Benz Superdome. Dray Joseph and Lee Doss connected for three touchdowns to help SU (8-4, 7-2) gain 405 yards of total offense. The Jaguars jumped […]