football-fcs flag | November 30, 2014

Southern band assists with halftime proposal

Proposing at a sporting event is not exactly the newest of ideas. But getting the band involved, too? That's something you don't see every day.

At halftime of Saturday's Bayou Classic between Grambling and Southern, former Southern fullback Calvin Mills proposed on the field to his girlfriend as the Jaguars' "Human Jukebox" band formed the words "marry me." There was even a member hiding in a giant box who presented Mills with the ring.

She said yes.

FCS football games: Previewing Southern vs. Jackson State in the 2022 SWAC football championship

SWAC West champion Southern will visit SWAC East champion Jackson State with a conference title and a Celebration Bowl berth on the line.

The top challengers to every defending HBCU men's basketball conference champion

Last year, we saw two HBCUs secure auto-bids — Norfolk State and Texas Southern — but who could challenge the defending champions?

Southern's SWAC West wins boost the Jaguars in Week 8's HBCU football power rankings

Who should be the No. 2 team in HBCU football? Find out the answer in this week's HBCU football power rankings.

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