BATON ROUGE, LA. – The Southern Jaguars will travel to face the Alcorn State Braves in the 2019 Cricket Wireless SWAC Football Championship Game to be held on Saturday, December 7th at 3:00 pm (CST) at Jack Spinks-Marino Casem Stadium in Lorman, Miss.
Alcorn State defeated Southern 27-13 at home earlier this season marking the Jaguars only league loss during the 2019 campaign.
The Braves solidified the rights to host the championship game with a 41-6 win over Jackson State in their last outing on November 23.
The Southern Jaguars punched their ticket to the championship game with an impressive 30-28 comeback win over the Grambling State Tigers at the Bayou Classic this past weekend.
This year’s title game is a rematch of the 2018 championship game where the Braves claimed the SWAC crown with a 37-28 win at home over the Jaguars. Saturday’s contest is scheduled to be broadcast live on ESPNU.
Jaguar Fans, SWAC Championship tickets will be available for purchase at the SU Ticket office located in the F. G. Clark Activity Center starting Tuesday Dec. 3 at 9:00am. SU Ticket office hours will be from 9:00am to 4:00pm Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. The ticket office will be open from 9:00am - 1:00pm on Friday. General Admission tickets will be on sale for $35 (*there will be a $2 service fee), there is a limited amount of student tickets available with a valid Southern University Student ID for $20 (*there will be a $2 service fee).