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Pelicans News | The New Orleans Advocate, Southern University football schedule announced for spring 2021, including April 17th Bayou Classic, How do you plan for spring football? Even a neutral site. You have permission to edit this article. "I'll definitely have mixed emotions about that and look forward to having discussions about that," Banks said. Other questions:subscriberservices@theadvocate.com. Southern athletic director Roman Banks expects the Bayou Classic to be played in New Orleans, just as it has been been every year since 1974. View the profiles of people named Angela Southern. Mike Hoss, communications coordinator for ASM Global-LSED that manages the Superdome, had this to say about the Bayou Classic's spring date. "As a of right now, we are exploring all options," Banks said. Carmichael will join fellow Southern University Jaguars Mel Blount and Aeneas Williams in the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

"Everything is on the table. Harold Carmichael Accomplishments. The other three games on the schedule are: at Texas Southern (March 20), home vs. Alcorn State (March 27) and at Prairie View (April 10). Southern finished 8-5 last season, winning the SWAC's West Division title before losing to Alcorn in the conference championship game. The Jaguars play in NCAA Division I Football Championship as a member of the Southwestern Athletic Conference. Southern's Dawson Odums is all for it, praises SWAC decision. If not, then we go to trying to secure another venue.". Southern University and A&M College, a historically black 1890 land-grant institution, provides opportunities for a diverse student population to achieve a high-quality, global educational experience, to engage in scholarly research and creative activities, and to give meaningful public service to the community, the state, the nation and the world.

"We just released the schedule, so we are trying to figure it out," Banks said. "The Bayou Classic has been an iconic event and a huge part of the Superdome's history," Hoss said.

The SWAC, which announced in July that it was postponing football for the fall because of the coronavirus pandemic, released its football schedule Monday for spring 2021. March 13 is listed as a bye week, while April 3 and April 24 are listed as open dates.

"Given where we stand right now, an April Bayou Classic game would fall within our Superdome renovation. "Hopefully we have some solutions to coronavirus. The only exception was 2005, when the game had to be moved to Houston because of Hurricane Katrina. Those are questions we would have to explore.". Southern's schedule currently includes six games, but Banks said the team could fill one of the open dates with a seventh opponent from out of conference.