Jackson State aiming for quarterback pressure on Tennessee State

  Sonny Thee Tiger gets flagged and goes viral in MEAC/SWAC Challenge

Bethune-Cookman beats Jackson St. in MEAC/SWAC Challenge

Freshman Quincy Casey starts for Jackson State after quarterbacks Jones, Ponder benched for ‘disciplinary reasons’

Tennessee State holds off Mississippi Valley State 26-20

  Quarterback battle continues at JSU

Continued Coverage

Seattle Seahawks great, Russell Wilson, mourns loss of grandfather, former JSU basketball coach

  Tiger Night Under the Lights brings talent from several states

ESPN adds pair of JSU football games to broadcast schedule

Arrest made in shooting of incoming JSU football student-athlete killed in Dallas

Jackson State blasts UAPB 14-4 and advances in SWAC Baseball Tournament

Texas Southern edges Jackson State in extras

JSU men’s basketball sign six to 2019 class

Jackson State head men’s basketball coach Wayne Brent is pleased to announce the additions of six student-athletes who signed to continue their academic and athletic careers at Jackson State University.

Tigers crush Delta Devils and clinch series sweep

Jackson State pounded out 19 hits and crushed Mississippi Valley State 19-3 Saturday afternoon to complete the series sweep on Senior Day and 2019 Baseball Homecoming. The Tigers have won 13 in a row.

Mississippi Valley State names Lindsey Hunter men’s head basketball coach

Mississippi Valley State University has named Lindsey Hunter as the 11th head men’s basketball coach in school history, Director of Athletics Dianthia Ford-Kee announced Saturday.

  Jackson State spring football comes to an end

Jackson State’s spring football game was cancelled over the weekend due to severe weather, but the Tigers held an open practice on Tuesday to make up for it.

JSU’s Blue & White Spring football game canceled due to possible strong storms

Alcorn’s Purple & Gold Spring Football Game cancelled due to expected severe weather

  Jackson State Football opens spring practice

Jackson State defeats Prairie View and advances to SWAC Championship

JSU Women’s Hoops Rolls Past Alcorn, 82-61

  NATIONAL SIGNING DAY 2019: Athletes around metro sign national letters of intent to play college football

JSU beats the Delta Devils 61-57

Jontrell Walker scored eight of his 15 points in the final 4:46 as Jackson State edged past Mississippi Valley State 61-57 Saturday night.

Jackson State Battles Past Grambling State, 65-63

Senior Chris Howell posted 19 points and 10 boards and recorded a double-double en route to Jackson State’s 65-63 win over Grambling State Saturday night in Southwestern Athletic Conference play.

Jackson State Fights Past Grambling State, 77-74

Senior Christina Ellis dropped a game-high 26 points on 10-of-19 shooting to propel Jackson State past Grambling State 77-74 Saturday afternoon in Southwestern Athletic Conference action.

Prairie View Defeats Jackson State

Senior Christina Ellis scored a team-high 13 points and Prairie View A&M defeated Jackson State 76-57 Saturday afternoon in Southwestern Athletic Conference action.

McCowan Earns Eighth Career SEC Weekly Honor

Teaira McCowan has been named the SEC Player of the Week for the third time this season after averaging 20.0 points and 15.5 rebounds against Georgia and Auburn.

JSU Football announces new coaching staff

Jackson State University head football coach John Hendrick has announced several changes and promotions to his coaching staff for the 2019 season.

Lady Tigers earn their stripes over the Lady Braves

JSU was led by Marniesha Hamer on the court. The junior scored 20 points and three assists against Alcorn St.

JSU claws their way to a win over Alcorn St. 59-52

Maurice Howard scored 12 points and drained three-pointers from outside the arc quickly to stun the Tiger bench.

Jackson State Defeats Alabama A&M 54-51 in Overtime

Senior Chris Howell scored four of his team-high 17 points in overtime as Jackson State defeated Alabama A&M 54-51.

Lucky Scores 20 Points as Lady Tigers Fall in SWAC Opener

Junior Kaisah Lucky scored a game-high 20 points as Alabama A&M squeaked past Jackson State 58-55 Saturday afternoon in the SWAC opener for both programs.

  Jackson native on becoming SWAC Commissioner: “It’s still a dream”

Charles McClelland became commissioner in August

LIVE UPDATES: Commits, flips and more: What to expect on Early Signing Day in Mississippi

With the day finally here, the dreams of playing college football are about to become a reality for many high school athletes.

  JSU to open 2019 season vs. Bethune-Cookman in Atlanta

Tigers selected for MEAC/SWAC Challenge

  Wilson’s return pushes NCA&T past Alcorn in Celebration Bowl

Braves fall, 24-22

  Johnson leads Alcorn into Celebration Bowl

Lightly-recruited QB blossoms into a star for Braves

  Alcorn prepares for the Celebration Bowl

SWAC champs take on MEAC champion North Carolina A&T Saturday

  Braves get ready for Celebration Bowl

The SWAC Champions of Alcorn State are getting ready to face North Carolina A&T in the Celebration Bowl. This is Coach Fred McNair’s second trip to the Celebration Bowl, but his first as head coach of the Braves.

  Alcorn State beats Southern 37-28 in SWAC championship

The Braves won their third SWAC title in five years and advanced to the Celebration Bowl in Atlanta, Georgia, to face Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference champion North Carolina A&T on Dec. 15.

  Hendrick humbled by opportunity at Jackson State

Hendrick: “Come play for us, let’s go be SWAC champs”

Alcorn dominates All-SWAC honors

McNair named SWAC Coach of the Year; Johnson Offensive Player of the Year

  Alcorn seeking first SWAC Championship win since 2015

This is Alcorn State’s fourth straight season making it to the SWAC Championship game, but this is the first year the Braves have ever hosted the game.

  Jackson State names John Hendrick new head football coach

JSU announces new head football coach

Coach Odums previews SWAC Championship game

Southern head coach Dawson Odums held his weekly news conference Tuesday to preview the Jaguars big game against the Alcorn State Braves.

#25 Mississippi St cruises past Alcorn St 88-65

Peters and Weatherspoon score team-high 17 points

Alcorn State to host SWAC Championship

In preparation for the big game, Alcorn State released a statement.

Southern beats Grambling, travels to Alcorn for SWAC Championship

Braves host conference title game next Saturday in Lorman

Brown, Simmons headline Conerly nominees

Ole Miss' Brown looking to become third two-time winner

  Soul Bowl Preview

Alcorn & Jackson State meet with a spot in the SWAC Championship on the line

  Huge stakes for the Soul Bowl

Alcorn aims to win 5th straight East title, host SWAC Championship

  Soul Bowl to determine East champion

JSU’s Hendrick: ""It can’t get any better than that"

Williams throws 5 TDs, Hampton tops MVSU 54-39

Delmon Williams threw for five touchdowns and Raeshad Herriott and William Robinson both ran for 100 yards and a touchdown to lead Hampton to its sixth straight win on Saturday, 54-39 over Mississippii Valley State.

  Soul Bowl for East title? JSU’s Hendrick won’t get ahead of himself

Tigers can earn share of division crown with wins in final two games

Southern Miss slides by Marshall for the win

Southern Miss picked up its third consecutive win over Marshall (24-14 in 2016, 28-27 in 2017).

Jackson State gets first win under John Hendrick

ckson State bounced back at home following a 41-7 loss at Southern and they did so under the guidance of Interim Head Coach John Hendrick.

  JSU moves on after coaching turnover

Tigers play final home game 6 days after dismissal of Tony Hughes

SWAC Championship moving to on-campus location

Title game was to be played at Birmingham’s Legion Field

Tony Hughes out at Jackson State

Hughes out at Jackson State; Hendrick named interim coach

Alcorn State spoils 3rd Homecoming, tops Prairie View 27-13

The Braves already spoiled Homecoming at Mississippi Valley State and at Alabama A&M and was playing its third conference game against an opponent coming off a bye week.

Skelton’s 2 TDs spark Southern romp past Jackson State, 41-7

Ladarius Skelton threw for a touchdown and ran for a second and Southern got touchdowns from all three units as the Jaguars rolled over Jackson State, 41-7 in a Southwestern Athletic Conference contest Saturday night.

  JSU ends homecoming weekend with basketball hype

JSU introduced the men’s and women’s team to a crowd of students and alumni Sunday at their Hoop Madness.

Williams leads Bethune-Cookman over MVSU in 41-27 victory

Williams leads Bethune-Cookman over MVSU in 41-27 victory

Hayes’ TD pass lifts Jackson State over Pine Bluff 30-27

Hayes’ TD pass lifts Jackson State over Pine Bluff 30-27

Hanson hits FG, Alabama St. beats Alcorn St. 28-25 in 5OT

Hunter Hanson kicked a 37-yard field goal in the fifth overtime period to give Alabama State a 28-25 win over Alcorn State on Saturday.

Black College Football Hall of Fame announces finalists for Class of 2019

The Finalists were selected from a field of over 150 nominees by a 12-member Selection Committee composed of prominent journalists, commentators, historians, former NFL General Managers and football executives.

Jackson State offensive coordinator Hal Mumme resigns

Jackson State Head Football Coach Tony Hughes announced Wednesday that JSU Offensive Coordinator Hal Mumme has resigned to pursue other professional opportunities.

Alabama A&M rallies from 16 down to beat Jackson State 21-16

Alabama A&M rallies from 16 down to beat Jackson State 21-16

Southern falls to Alcorn State on homecoming night, 20-3

A sad day for Jaguar fans as Southern University falls to Alcorn State on homecoming night.

  Alcorn runs all over MVSU

A 665-200 edge in total yards and 462-22 advantage in rushing resulted in a 56-20 victory for the Alcorn State University football program over Mississippi Valley State on Saturday at Rice-Totten Stadium.

JSU reaches apparel deal with NIKE

JSU’s Department of Athletics, along with the JSU Development Foundation, has entered a five-year partnership with NIKE through BSN SPORTS for sports apparel and equipment. The agreement goes into effect September 18 and includes numerous incentives in the form of discounts and rewards, along with i

Jacquemin Named SWAC Specialist of the Week

Senior placekicker Christian Jacquemin was named Southwestern Athletic Conference Specialist of the Week.

  JSU asks ticket holders to donate Southern Heritage Classic refunds to athletic department

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.

Southern Heritage Classic canceled, will not be rescheduled

The Southern Heritage Classic has been canceled, and no makeup date has been announced

29th Southern Heritage Classic brings 20,000 to Memphis

Thousands of football fans flocked to Memphis for the 29th Southern Heritage Classic.

Alcorn Braves receiving votes in FCS Preseason Top-25

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...

  Lindy's picks Alcorn State to win 5th straight SWAC East title

Noah Johnson headlines the returning Brave starters, along with PJ Simmons and Corey McCullough to name a few.

  Alcorn State alum Breanna O'Leary makes NASCAR history

O'Leary and Brehanna Daniels are the first women to perform over-the-wall pit crew duties for the same NASCAR team. Breanna changed tires for the #51 car at Daytona.

SWAC Media Day takes center stage in Birmingham

Alcorn State RB P.J. Simmons was named the SWAC Preseason Offensive Player of the Year. Vicksburg native & Grambling LB De'Arius Christmas was named the SWAC Preseason Defensive Player of the Year.

2018 SWAC Football Championship, 2019 basketball tournaments will be held in Birmingham

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.