Attendees of this year’s Southern Heritage Classic in Memphis were disappointing when they learned the game was canceled over the weekend due to weather, but now Jackson State University is hoping to make some good out of the situation.
Press release from Alcorn. STATS FCS released its Preseason Top-25 rankings, and the Alcorn State University football program received two votes. Alcorn was one of just two teams from the SWAC mentioned in the FCS poll along with Grambling State which is also receiving votes. The Braves are the four-time defending SWAC East Division champions and were picked to win the division title again in the 2018 SWAC Preseason Poll. Alcorn landed 11 student-athletes on the SWAC Preseaso...
With the agreement, the 2018 Toyota SWAC Football Championship returns home to Legion Field, and the Bill Harris Arena – located adjacent to the Birmingham Crossplex -- will host the 2019 SWAC Men's and Women's Basketball Tournament.
For the fourth year in a row the Jackson State University Division of Athletics was honored by the Football Championship Subdivision Athletics Directors Association (FCS ADA) at the 2018 NACDA Convention at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center in Washington, D.C.