Southeastern Louisiana Lions (6-5)


Roberts resigns at Southeastern Louisiana for FBS post

(STATS) - Southeastern Louisiana coach Ron Roberts resigned after six seasons to accept the defensive coordinator's position at UL Lafayette on Friday.

Roberts, 50, posted a 42-29 record at Southeastern, leading the Lions to back-to-back Southland Conference titles and FCS playoff appearances in 2013 and '14. They went 6-5 this past season.

Offensive coordinator Greg Stevens will serve as the interim head coach while the school undergoes a national search for a permanent replacement.

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Leaders
Passing Yards: L. Nunez1101
Passing TDs: L. Nunez11
Rushing Yards: M. Cooper646
Rushing TDs: J. Maracalin7
Receiving Yards: J. Dickey434
Receiving TDs: A. Mitchell5
Interceptions: None 
Schedule 2017
Date Opponent Result / Time
9/2 at Louisiana L 48 - 51
9/9 vs. Bethune-Cookman L 23 - 28
9/16 at Central Arkansas L 6 - 38
9/23 vs. Lamar W 49 - 21
9/30 at Northwestern State W 49 - 20
10/7 vs. Incarnate Word W 49 - 30
10/14 at Houston Baptist W 56 - 10
10/21 at Abilene Christian W 56 - 21
10/28 vs. Sam Houston State L 23 - 33
11/4 at McNeese L 3 - 13
11/16 vs. Nicholls W 21 - 17
Southland
  Conference Overall
10 Central Arkansas 9-0 10-2
4 Sam Houston State 8-1 12-2
25 Nicholls State 7-2 8-4
22 McNeese State 7-2 9-2
Southeastern Louisiana 6-3 6-5
Northwestern State 4-5 4-7
Stephen F. Austin 4-5 4-7
Abilene Christian 2-7 2-9
Incarnate Word 1-7 1-10
Lamar 1-8 2-9
Houston Baptist 0-9 1-10
Offense (FCS Rank)
Yards: 4709 (34)
Passing Yards: 1595 (109)
Rushing Yards: 3114 (5)
Points per game: 34.8 (12)
Yards per game: 428.1 (24)
Touchdowns: 45 (27)
Field Goals: 9 (79)
Defense (FCS Rank)
Yards: 4120 (56)
Passing Yards: 2521 (74)
Rushing Yards: 1599 (46)
Points per game: 25.6 (58)
Yards per game: 374.5 (64)
Touchdowns: 31 (42)
Field Goals: 11 (84)
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