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North Carolina Central beats Jackson State 67-64 in OT

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) Nimrod Hilliard scored North Carolina Central's final five points in overtime to send the Eagles to a 67-64 victory over Jackson State on Monday night. NCCU's Dante Holmes hit a 3-pointer with 32 seconds left in regulation that tied the game at 56-56. Hilliard led the Eagles with a season-high 25 points. Jeremiah Ingram added a season-high 19 points and Jordan...
Via AP on Fox
6 days ago  |  Discuss

UAB uses late surge to beat Jackson State 58-50

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) Tyler Madison made the go-ahead layup and hit another with 23 seconds left, as Alabama-Birmingham scored the final 11 points of the game to beat Jackson State 58-50 on Sunday. UAB (2-2) had a nine-point lead in the first half, but Jackson State climbed back in the second to lead 48-45 after Yettra Specks' layup. Kaven Bernard answered Robert Brown's layup with...
Via AP on Fox
November 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Jackson State Beats Florida A&M With Incredible Hail Mary

Your first college football game of the season won on a hail mary. “JSU wide receiver DeSean McKenzie catches the catch winning touchdown from Lamontiez Ivy as time expires in the Florida A&M vs. Jackson State season opener” [Youtube, Kevin] The post Jackson State Beats Florida A&M With Incredible Hail Mary appeared first on Diehardsport.
Via Diehardsport
August 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Jackson State Beats FAMU on Hail Mary

Jackson State started the Hugh Jackson era with a game for the ages. Jackson State defeated FAMU 22-17 on a last second Hail Mary from Lamontiez Ivy to Desean McKenzie for a 49 yard touchdown pass with 1.6 seconds remaining.
Via HBCU Gameday
August 30, 2014  |  Discuss

FAMU's Marching 100 To Sit Out Vs. Jackson State

(Tampa.com photo)The return of FAMU's Marching 100 was the big story heading into last season. As we approach 2014, the question is how many times will we see the famed marching band. Doug Blackburn of the Tallahassee Democrat is reporting that the band will not travel to the season over against Jackson State on Saturday.FAMU's famed Marching 100 not playing at season opener Saturday...
Via HBCU Gameday
August 26, 2014  |  Discuss

NCAA College Baseball: JSU shocks number one seeded Louisiana-Lafayette

Jackson State beat Louisiana-Lafayette 1-0. JSU shocked the number one seeded team in the tournament. I don’t check out college baseball much this is worthy of reporting. It’s not many times a historical HBCU team shockes the world in NCAA tournament. Louisiana-Lafayette was 53-8 and JSU had a record of 32-23. Good luck to the rest of JSU’s journey, hopefully the rest of the...
Via The Front Office News
May 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Jackson State Wins SWAC Baseball Title

(Jackson State photo)Jackson State's baseball squad made headlines earlier this month when its bus caught on fire. Two weeks later, they are the SWAC Champs thanks to a 9-8 win over Alabama State. Desmond Russell allowed six runs on 10 hits in five innings for the win. Alexander Juday stepped in the final two innings, giving up one run for the save. Both teams traded leads in a...
Via HBCU Gameday
May 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Jackson State’s Baseball Bus Goes Up In Flames In Alabama

  From what we can tell, the Jackson State baseball team was on its way to Savannah, Georgia for a game on Tuesday,…
Via Busted Coverage
May 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Draft Diamonds Prospect Interview: Derrick Jean, OT, Jackson State

NFL Draft Diamonds Spotlight Interview: Derrick Jean, OT, Jackson State How many teams were recruiting you out of high school? There were a total of nine teams recruiting me out of high school. How did you come to make your college decision? I always wanted to find a college home away from home Where are […]The post Draft Diamonds Prospect Interview: Derrick Jean, OT, Jackson State...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
February 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Former Hawaii QB To Be Next Jackson State OC

Former Hawaii quarterback Timmy Chang will reportedly be the new OC at Jackson State. Jackson State has been largely a running team the last couple of years, but that may soon be changing. Football Scoop is reporting that current SMU Grad Assistant Timmy Chang will be joining Hugh Jackson's staff at JSU next year.Sources tell us SMU grad asst (former Hawaii QB) Timmy Chang will be...
Via HBCU Gameday
January 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Draft Diamonds Prospect Interview: John McNabb, LB, Jackson State

NFL Draft Diamonds Spotlight Interview: John McNabb, LB, Jackson State How many teams were recruiting you out of high school? I was not heavily recruited out of high school. Jackson State, Central Arkansas, Alcorn and a few jucos in Mississippi. How did you come to make your college decision? Jackson State was the only school […]The post Draft Diamonds Prospect Interview: John...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
January 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Draft Diamonds Prospect Interview: Tommy Gooden, RB, Jackson State

NFL Draft Diamonds Spotlight Interview: Tommy Gooden, RB, Jackson State How many teams were recruiting you out of high school? Out of high school I was recruited by about 6-8 teams/schools. How did you come to make your college decision? My recruiting visit, my high school coaches, teachers, and parents helped my in deciding which […]The post Draft Diamonds Prospect Interview:...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
January 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Jackson State hires former NFL player Harold Jackson as head coach

Jackson State has hired former NFL standout Harold Jackson as its football coach. Jackson replaces Rick Comegy, who was fired in December after eight seasons. Jackson State had an 8-4 record this fall, but lost to Southern in the Southwestern Athletic Conference championship game. The 68-year-old Jackson played for Jackson State in the 1960s. He had a 16-year NFL career, including...
Via AP on Fox
January 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Jackson State hires former NFL star Harold Jackson

Jackson State has hired former NFL standout Harold Jackson as its football coach. Jackson replaces Rick Comegy, who was fired in December after eight seasons. Jackson State had an 8-4 record this fall, but lost to Southern in the Southwestern Athletic Conference championship game. The 68-year-old Jackson played for Jackson State in the 1960s. He had a 16-year NFL career, including...
Via AP on Fox
January 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Draft Diamonds Prospect Interview: Rob Smith, DT, Jackson State

Draft Diamonds Spotlight Interview: Rob Smith, DT, Jackson State While evaluating Jackson State DT Rob Smith, the first thing that pops out is his strength. His man goes backwards, consistently. While that doesn’t always show up on a statline, it shows on the tape. And Rob’s tape is really impressive. He may not be a […]The post Draft Diamonds Prospect Interview: Rob Smith...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
January 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Draft Diamonds Prospect Interview: Qua Cox, CB, Jackson State University

Draft Diamonds Prospect Interview: Qua Cox, CB, Jackson State University  Qua Cox is the best man to man cover corner in college football. I have been saying it all year.  While many continue to sleep on Cox, the kid continues to shine.  He might not have the fastest forty time, but the kid can cover. […]The post Draft Diamonds Prospect Interview: Qua Cox, CB, Jackson State...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
January 10, 2014  |  Discuss

SWAC Freshman of The Year Leaves Jackson State

Javancy Jones will transfer after one season at Jackson State. (JSU photo)Defensive end Javancy Jones, the reigning SWAC Freshman of The Year, announced today that he is transferring according to the Clarion-Ledger's Ros Dumlao. Jones will transfer to Southwest Mississippi Community College in hopes of transferring to a bigger school later. “I enjoyed my time at Jackson State,”...
Via HBCU Gameday
December 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Jackson State fires Rick Comegy after 8 seasons

Jackson State football coach Rick Comegy has been fired after eight seasons. The school announced the decision on Wednesday. Comegy had a 55-35 record during his tenure and he led the Tigers to the 2007 Southwestern Athletic Conference championship. Jackson State had an 8-4 record this season, including an 8-1 mark in the SWAC. The Tigers lost to Southern in the SWAC championship...
Via AP on Fox
December 18, 2013  |  Discuss
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