Second-half surge fuels Alcorn’s 35-16 victory over JSU on Senior Day

November 23, 2016 in Sports

The Mississippi Link Newswire Outscoring Jackson State 21-0 in the second half, the Alcorn State University football program erased a halftime deficit to defeat the Tigers 35-16 on Senior Day […]

JSU falls to Alabama A&M in final home game of season

November 17, 2016 in Sports

PHOTOS BY KEVIN ROBINSON For their last home game of the season, Jackson State University Tigers took on Alabama A&M Bulldogs at 2 p.m. Nov. 12, at Mississippi Veterans Memorial […]

JSU’s Wiggins named to All-SWAC second team

October 13, 2016 in Sports

The Mississippi Link Newswire Jackson State’s leading scorer from a season ago, Derica Wiggins, was named to the Southwestern Athletic Conference preseason All-SWAC second team Oct. 12, during the league’s […]

JSU takes part in emergency care course at LSU

July 14, 2016 in Sports

Mississippi Link Newswire Southern University joined forces with schools from the Southwestern Athletic Conference including Jackson State University, the Southeastern Conference, local emergency medical services and hospitals for a private, […]

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 […]

John Gibbs leads Alcorn State to 56-16 rout of Southern in SWAC action

September 29, 2014 in Sports

LORMAN, Mississippi (AP) — John Gibbs, Jr. threw a touchdown pass and ran for another to lead Alcorn State to a 56-16 rout of Southern on Saturday night. Austin Howard […]

SWAC football: Last-second touchdown gives Jackson State 22-17 win over Florida A&M

September 2, 2014 in Sports

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — DeSean McKenzie hauled in the winning touchdown in the final seconds to lift Jackson State to a 22-17 win over Florida A&M in the season opener […]

Jackson State fires football coach Rick Comegy after 8 seasons

December 19, 2013 in News, Sports

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — Jackson State fired football coach Rick Comegy on Wednesday after eight seasons. Comegy had a 55-35 record during his tenure and he led the Tigers to […]