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2019 Schedule
5-5, 3rd in SWAC - East
Gimme 5: A Look at the Top HBCU Bands (2:47)
HBCU Game Preview: Jackson State vs. Texas Southern (1:39)
HBCU Preview: Grambling vs. Jackson State (1:28)
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1917d

Jackson St. fires coach after 8-1 SWAC record

Rick Comegy, who led Jackson State to an 8-1 record in the Southwestern Athletic Conference this season, was fired Wednesday, the school announced.

1952d

SWAC to make Grambling pay for forfeit

The Southwestern Athletic Conference announced on Wednesday that Grambling will face financial penalties after forfeiting its road game against Jackson State on Oct. 19.

1974d

Jackson St. eyes legal action against Grambling

Jackson State says financial losses for the university and the city of Jackson, Miss., "could be in the millions" because of Grambling's decision to forfeit Saturday's football game after its players refused to play.

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1977d

Player letter to Grambling cites mold, more

Grambling State football players complained of mold and mildew in facilities, having to pay for Gatorade out of their own pockets and even said which assistants they thought would make a good interim coach after the firing of Doug Williams in a letter to

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1978dTim Keown

Grambling football players not bluffing

The Grambling State football players stayed strong in protest to cuts to the athletic program resulting in unsafe facilities and days of travel. But will the administration fold, Tim Keown asks.

2003dNic Reiner

2013-14 Preview: Jackson State Tigers

Nic Reiner previews the 2013-14 season for Jackson State. New coach Wayne Brent faces a tough transition with an inexperienced Tigers squad.

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2015dDonald Hunt

Pendleton shines in W.C. Gorden Classic

It wasn’t a statement game. However, it was a big early-season matchup in the SWAC between Jackson State and Alabama State. Jackson State was able to pull off a huge 30-23 win in the W.

2126dRecruitingNation

Juco OT Jocquell Johnson makes the call

Mississippi State has landed a commitment from Copiah-Lincoln Community College (Wesson, Miss.) offensive tackle Jocquell Johnson, multiple sources report.