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 running the offense to perfection, the Braves (6-2, 4-1 Southwestern Athletic Conference) opened a 40-7 lead on the Tigers (5-2, 3-2) when Arron Baker scored […]
By Tim Ward
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 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 – (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 had a 67-20 record. Before her time at Southwind, she was the head coach at NCAA Division II Lane College in Jackson, Tenn., from 2005 […]