Fred McNair to return to Alcorn State as offensive coordinator

JACKSON, MS (WLBT) - The original "Air McNair" is returning to the Reservation.

TV-3 Sports has learned that former Alcorn State quarterback Fred McNair is coming back to his alma mater to serve as the Braves offensive coordinator in 2012.

Fred spent last season as head coach of Collins High School and sources say he will join new coach Jay Hopson on his staff.

Before taking over at Collins, Fred helped lead Mount Olive to a pair of state titles as the Pirates offensive coordinator.

He spent time at Millsaps College after years in the Arena League.