John Gibbs, Alcorn State roll past Texas Southern, 40-25

October 20, 2014 in Sports

NORMAN, Mississippi (AP) — John Gibbs Jr. threw for three touchdowns and rushed for another and Alcorn State coasted to a 40-25 win over Texas Southern on Saturday. With Gibbs […]

Jackson State disappoints fans in home opener

September 27, 2012 in News, Sports

By Tim Ward

Sports Writer

After being on the road to open the season for three consecutive weeks, JSU played their first home game in front of an announced crowd of over 20,000. Low numbers since the last time Southern came to Jackson. Saturday’s (Sept. 22) game against Southern was a great example of how Tiger fans are feeling. Let me explain. At this point in the season, die hard fans expected to be at least 2 & 2 after Saturday, not 1 & 3.

Let’s break it down. First game, Mississippi State, yeah right….

Jackson St. faces Texas Southern next

September 13, 2012 in Local Sports, National Sports, News, Sports, Statewide News

Jackson State’s 0-2 start hasn’t taken any of the fire out of coach Rick Comegy.

During Monday’s press conference, the usually reserved Comegy came out firing when asked about the Saturday’s SWAC opener at Texas Southern.

Jackson State hires Dixon to lead program

June 18, 2012 in News, Sports, Statewide News

JACKSON – (AP) Jackson State has hired Surina Dixon to lead the women’s basketball program. Dixon has spent the past three years at Southwind High School in Memphis, where she […]