Week eight in SWAC play has all three Tiger teams celebrating their homecomings….Grambling State, Jackson State and Texas Southern. However, there is one team who is fighting to stay in the pack, Southern University who’s coming off a homecoming lost to upstart PVAMU 47-42. The Jaguars look to get back in the swing of things when they travel to Houston to face the Texas Southern Tigers for their Homecoming. Southern ( 3-1 in SWAC) is lead by QB Austin Howard 1441 yards passing and 9tds. RB Leornard Tillery 536 yards and 7tds lead the ground game. WR Randall Menard 414 yards and 3tds lead the air game. WR/KR Willie Quinn looks to get to the endzone as well. TSU will counter with upstart QB Avion Hurts 545 yards passing and 8tds. WR Derrick Griffin 436 yards and 6tds lead the air game.
Realsportsrealtalk prediction……….24-21 Southern
UAPB looks to get out of the cellar when it travels to Jackson, MS to take on the struggling Jackson State Tigers for their homecoming. UAPB Marcus Terrell 547 yards and 3tds paces the Lions attack. Wille Duncan’s 55 stops is tops for the Lions defense. JSU will counter with QB LaMontiez Ivy 2042 yards passing and 14 tds. WR Dan Williams 661 yards and 5tds leads the Tigers air game.
Realsportsrealtalk prediction……..31-14 JSU
Coach Rick Comengy has his MVSU Delta Devils seeking their first win of the season however, traveling into Grambling want be an easy task as the Tigers welcome back alumni and friends to celebrate their homecoming. MVSU QB Ruban Thurston 656 yards passing and 5tds paces MVSU. Letrea Jones 46 stops paces the defense. GSU QB Johnathan Williams looks to continue has solid play in front of an expected huge home crowd. Williams 1877 yards passing and 24 tds leads the Tigers. RB Montiez Cater 609 and 5tds paces the Tigers ground game. WR Chad Williams 599 yards and 5tds leads the Tigers recieving game.
Realsportsrealtalk prediction ……63-6 GSU