Southern is looking to win their sixth game in a row Saturday night against Texas Southern.
The Jags (6-3, 4-1) are one game back of Grambling State in the SWAC West, with the Bayou Classic just two weeks away in the Mercedes Benz Superdome.
Before the Jags face the Grambling Tigers, they will need to take care of another Tiger in Houston, TX.
Texas Southern (1-7, 1-4) ended their winless season last weekend with a victory against Miss. Valley State.
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Texas Southern Wins: Miss. Valley State (38-21)
Texas Southern Losses: Florida A&M (7-29), HBU(17-24), Alabama A&M (13-30), Alcorn State (17-24), Kennesaw State (3-48), Alabama State (16-23), Grambling (24-50)
Here's a look at the Jags and Tigers, by the numbers ...
|First Downs Allowed||170||160|
|Rushing Yards Allowed||1576||1328|
|Passing Yards Allowed||1812||2022|
|Total Yards Allowed||3388||3350|
|Total Yards Allowed/Game||376.4||418.8|
Kickoff: 5 p.m. BBVA Compass Stadium in Houston
PREDICTION: Southern 42, Texas Southern 24
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