[14] Notable players include: Jackson State University owns and operates Mississippi Veterans Memorial Stadium. Jackson State faltered down the stretch last weekend, losing to Alabama A&M on the road. [1], The Tigers placed two players on the preseason all–SWAC teams.[1]. 2021 Spring Football Roster # Full Name Pos. The heated contest between the teams is matched only by the battle between the celebrated marching bands. Jackson State’s new coach is hoping his new recruiting class can bring about a new era for the proud program. He could earn more than $380,000 from the deal he signed. 3 days ago The Eastern Kentucky University football inked seven players to the Class of 2021 on national signing day. JSU's defense forced three turnovers. Jackson State Tigers Player Stats 2019 Players Team Team leaders Passing Yards Derrick Ponder QB 1,410 Rushing Yards Keshawn Harper RB 766 Receiving Yards … Jackson State football… Junior Keyshawn Harper added 60 yards and freshman Tyson Alexander rushed for 43 yards, including a long of 36 yards. The Tigers final scoring drive of the game took 5:38 off the clock and Ponder found tight end Kyland Richey on a 16-yard pitch and catch. We faced adversity and responded in a positive manner. The time has come for the Jackson State football team to build on the final three games of the 2018 season and pick a quarterback for 2019. The SWAC released their preseason poll on July 16, 2019. The Soul Bowl is an American college football rivalry between Jackson State and Alcorn State. The Tigers have produced 93 pro football players and 4 NFL Hall of Famers. Bethune-Cookman defeated Jackson State 36-15 Sunday at the 15th MEAC/SWAC Challenge from Georgia State University Stadium. The team finished with 233 rushing yards. The following series data reflects only those games played in the post-World War II era: (All games listed in Jackson, MS were played at Mississippi Veterans Memorial Stadium unless otherwise noted), "The BoomBox Classic" - Jackson State vs. Southern. View the 2020 Jackson State Football Schedule at FBSchedules.com. All-American linebacker Keonte Hampton finished with a game-high 15 tackles. 2019 Football FCS HBCU Football Attendance 2019: Jackson State, SWAC stay on top The MEAC and SWAC were the top two FCS conferences in terms of attendance during the 2019 football season. See the College Football Data Warehouse for more complete series records. The SWAC Western Division includes the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff, Grambling, Prairie View A&M, Southern U, and Texas Southern. The Tigers play in NCAA Division I Football Championship (FCS) as a member of the Southwestern Athletic Conference. Wt. John Merritt was named head coach in 1952, ushering in the era that would elevate Jackson College into a championship program. Jubie Bragg served as the team's second coach from 1913 to 1915. October 5, 2019 SWAC Football: Grambling State Tigers vs Jackson State Tigers. South Alabama needed a huge second half to escape JSU 37-14. On the Tigers second drive of the third quarter freshman quarterback Jalon Jones found Warren Newman for a 33-yard pitch and catch to put the Tigers up 15-7. The game was televised live on ESPN3 and I do not own the rights to the game. Facing a third and long, the Tigers dialed up a designed quarterback draw and Derrick Ponder scampered for a 23-yard touchdown – untouched – as the momentum began to swing in favor of the Blue & White. Jackson, Miss. Shortly after becoming the school’s first African American president, Dr. Zachary T. Hubert began to develop Jackson College’s athletics program. Jackson State's series with Tennessee State dates back more than 70 years. Senior Adrian Salazar converted a field goal and put the Tigers up 3-0. "The Soul Bowl" - Jackson State vs. Alcorn State[11]. The Jackson State Tigers are the college football team representing the Jackson State University. The Southern Heritage Classic - Jackson State vs. Tennessee State[12]. 3 days ago Deion Sanders is having the historic early signing day Jackson State promised.Jackson State… 2 Postponed following 9/11, 51 Jackson State players have been named All-Americans. Deion Sanders is named the new head coach of Jackson State. The Tigers' remaining touchdowns in the first half were via the ground game. The Jaguars added two more scores (failed on both extra-point attempts) and went into halftime with a 19-7 advantage. "I'm pleased to see this staff come together, "Hendrick said. Jordan Johnson, who rushed for a game-high 141 yards and was named Southern Heritage Classic MVP, scored from four yards out with 1:18 remaining in the half. Jackson State has earned a total of eighteen (18) conference championships and has won the SWAC (Southwestern Athletic Conference) title sixteen (16 ) times since joining in 1958. – When the Jackson State football team lost in its season finale to Alcorn State 24-3 – a game that would have secured the Tigers a spot in 2018 Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) championship – then Tigers interim head coach John Hendrick was not even … TSU scored in the waning moments of the half and JSU led 28-17 at the break. It includes two quarterbacks and two ], Jackson State players have received 36 Player of the Year honors. As the Tigers (4-6, 3-2 SWAC) return home for the final two games of … The Tigers have appeared in the I-AA/FCS playoffs 12 times with a record of 0–12. The Tigers are led by first-year head coach John Hendrick and play their home games at Mississippi Veterans Memorial Stadium in Jackson, Mississippi as members of the East Division of the Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC). Mobile native Keshawn Harper ran with pride and gutted the Jaguars for 77 yards on 10 carries, which accounted for 7.5 yards per carry. Casey completed a deep pass, but he was injured on the 47-yard play. The Jackson State Tigers football program is one of the most storied in the nation among HBCUs (Historically Black Colleges and Universities). Jackson State's annual meeting with rival Southern University, is informally called the "BoomBox Classic" - a portmanteau of the two schools' marching bands (Jackson State's "Sonic Boom of the South" and Southern's "Human Jukebox"). Yr. Ht. After joining the Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) in 1958, the program exploded into national prominence. October 19, SWAC Football: Jackson State Tigers vs Mississippi Valley State Devils. The 49 points was the most points by Jackson State in the Southern Heritage Classic and ended a six-game losing streak in the series to TSU. JACKSON, MS (WLBT) - Jackson State University head football coach John Hendrick has announced several changes and promotions to his coaching staff for the 2019 season. Visit ESPN to view the Jackson State Tigers team schedule for the current and previous seasons — Spencer Rattler threw a 45-yard touchdown to Marvin Mims and also ran for a score as No. The 2019 Jackson State Tigers football team represents Jackson State University in the 2019 NCAA Division I FCS football season. We'll enjoy this win and take a week off, get better, and get ready for Kentucky State in the Circle City Classic." Alex also forced a fumble and Jakaiszer Glass recovered it. Since 1958, Jackson State has won 26% of the conference’s football championships (16) and is a perennial powerhouse program among HBCUs. One JSU's goals was to limit USA dual-threat quarterback Cephus Johnson and for the most part did. November 2, 2019 SWAC Football: Arkansas Pine-Bluff Golden Lions vs Jackson State Tigers. The Tigers settled for a … That was the most since Oct. 24, 2015 when JSU defeated UAPB 37-3 and tallied 469 yards of offense. The Jackson State Tigers are the college football team representing the Jackson State … The following series data reflects only those games played in the post-World War II era: 1 I-AA Playoffs Examples of excluded results are Grambling 1937-1957, Alabama A&M contest (1948-1995), and 1910s/1950s contests vs Alabama State. The Tigers are led by first-year head coach John Hendrick and play their home games at Mississippi Veterans Memorial Stadium in Jackson, Mississippi as members of the East Division of the Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC). Jackson State Tigers Follow 0-0 1st in SWAC - East Home Schedule Statistics Roster Capital One Bowl Mania Tickets Jackson State Tigers Roster Offense Name … With 1:08 remaining in the first quarter, Tyson Alexander scored on a 52-yard touchdown and JSU led 21-7. Sanders played for the Falcons from 1989 to … Tyler Rogers added 10 stops and Quedarrion Barnett made seven tackles. The football team was first organized in 1911 by Coach John Pinkett. 4 days ago Ohio State football’s 2021 recruiting class will be the first Ryan Day has built from scratch as head coach. Ronza Jr . Jackson State began SWAC play in 1958. On the road and playing an opponent from the FBS, the Tigers played with the Jaguars from the opening kickoff until the final seconds melted off the clock. The 60,492-seat venue has been the home field of Jackson State Football since 1970. Jackson State Football Off Season Workout - Duration: 8:51. [citation needed][when? Josh Littles took the opening kickoff back 100 yards, however, TSU responded with a 96-yard kickoff return of its own to knot the game at 7-7. Despite the setback, JSU totaled 506 yards in total offense. has JSU holds a 45-36-2 lead in the series which has included some of the greatest names in college football. Stillman College of Alabama was also a common opponent which brought excitement to games played at the Mississippi Fairgrounds and later at Alumni Field on the campus of Jackson State. The JSU offense orchestrated a 11-play, 75-yard drive that finished with a 6-yard touchdown pass from Derrick Ponder to Warren Newman. Ellis became coach and athletics director at Jackson College. Seniors Quedarrion Barnett and CJ Anderson each sacked the quarterback. 2019 Southwestern Athletic Conference football standings, 2019 Bethune–Cookman Wildcats football team, 2019 Tennessee State Tigers football team, 2019 Grambling State Tigers football team, 2019 Mississippi Valley State Delta Devils football team, 2019 Prairie View A&M Panthers football team, 2019 Arkansas–Pine Bluff Golden Lions football team, "#SWACMD19: SWAC Releases 2019 Preseason All-SWAC Football Teams and Predicted Order of Finish", "2019 Jackson State Football Schedule Released", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=2019_Jackson_State_Tigers_football_team&oldid=990797595, 2019 Southwestern Athletic Conference football season, Pages using CFB schedule with named parameters, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, Jordan Johnson 8-yard touchdown run, Adrian Salazar kick blocked, Interception returned 50 yards for touchdown by Trevor Merritt, Xavier McDonald kick good, Warren Newman 34-yard touchdown reception from Jalon Jones, Adrian Salazar kick missed, Akevious Williams 20-yard touchdown run, Xavier McDonald kick good, Taron Mallard 1-yard touchdown reception from Akevious Williams, 2-point pass good, LaDerrien Wilson 5-yard touchdown run, Xavier McDonald kick good, Fumble recovery returned 96 yards for touchdown by Sam Marc, Xavier McDonald kick good, The 49 point was the most points scored in a win since Sept. 6, 2014 when JSU defeated Virginia Lynchburg 59-0, JSU won the possession battle 33:51 to 26:09, The Blue & White was 10-of-14 on third down, This page was last edited on 26 November 2020, at 15:36. Following World War II, T.B. Jackson State took a 3-0 lead on the first drive of the game. In the 1980s, the program enjoyed its greatest success - under head coach W. C. Gorden, the Tigers won 8 conference championships from 1980 to 1990, including 4 straight from 1985 to 1988.[2]. Keshawn Harper finished with 71 yards on seven carries from an average of 7.9 yards per attempt. Nearly half of the 506 yards came on the ground. When Jackson State football coach John Hendrick initially looked at the bye week for the Tigers before the season, he felt that it came a little too soon. The game has carried the unofficial moniker "the Soul Bowl" since the late 1970s. USA scored on its first possession of the game, but JSU countered with a drive of its own. Full Jackson State Tigers schedule for the 2020 season including dates, opponents, game time and game result information. Most recently, the rivalry matchup has been held annually in Memphis, Tennessee and is officially named the Southern Heritage Classic. The Tigers' offense started quickly and showcased their ability to create the big play. Jackson State plays in the Eastern Division of the conference along with Alabama A&M, Alabama State, Alcorn State, and Mississippi Valley. As of 2017[update], Jackson State has produced 94 pro football players including four who have been inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame and 16 who have been selected to play in the Pro Bowl. Jackson State 2019 Football Commits (0) Jackson State ACC AAC Big-12 Big-Ten C-USA IND MAC M-West Pac-12 SEC SBC Boston College Clemson Duke … Each season, the SWAC East and SWAC West divisional champions face off in the SWAC Championship Game. The 2019 Jackson State Tigers football team represents Jackson State University in the 2019 NCAA Division I FCS football season. 2019 Jackson State Football Schedule Date Opponent Time/TV Result Sunday Sep. 1 vs Bethune-Cookman Wildcats Georgia State Stadium, Atlanta, GA 3:00pm ETESPN2 L 36-15 Saturday Sep. 7 … CJ Holmes and Tenoa Alex each recorded an interception. Jackson State is widely noted for its strong football support and culture. The halftime didn't cool the offenses for either team. The Tigers' defense controlled the game throughout the first half and held the Wildcats to 105 yards of total offense and forced four punts. Junior quarterback Derrick Ponder passed for 130 yards and did not throw an interception. "It wasn't pretty, but we did not give up and left it all on the field. Jackson State gashed Tennessee State for 338 yards on the ground and rolled to a 49-44 win at the 30th Southern Heritage Classic at the Liberty Bowl. Tyler Rogers notched six stops and one sack. From 1993-2011, the game was dubbed the "Capital City Classic" and held in Jackson annually. All-American linebacker Keonte Hampton finished with a game-high nine tackles and added a sack. Ellis only served as football coach from 1946-1951, but his impact on JSU's overall athletics program and institution is far-reaching. Sophomore DD Bowie tallied a game-high 105 yards on five receptions and Newman added 49 yards receiving. Hometown/Previous School 1 Terrell Kennedy III WR Sr. 5-10 195 Mobile, Ala. / Mc-Toolen HS 2 Daylen Baldwin WR Jr. 6-3 210 Southfield, Mich. / Morgan State 3 CJ Holmes Once again Jackson State and Tennessee State were scheduled to play in the 31st Southern Heritage Classic on Sept. 12, but the game has been canceled. 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Updated through December 31, 2018 of the 2018 NCAA Division I FCS football season.[10]. During the early years of Jackson State’s football history, rivalries were established with in-State foes like Rust College and Tougaloo. True freshman Tyson Alexander rushed for 44 yards and scored his first-career touchdown in the fourth quarter on a 30-yard dash down the USA sideline. Senior Jordan Johnson rushed for a game-high 81 yards and scored a touchdown. Mississippi's two largest historically black colleges and universities have played over 80 times in the game dating back to the late 1920s. On the second play of the game freshman quarterback Quincy Casey was flushed to the right and found Terrell Kennedy III wide open along the hash and put the Tigers in the red zone. Other coaches who helped to shape the program in its early days include Earnest Richards, Belford Lawson Jr., Charles Clark, John H Young. The last time the Tigers produced 500 yards of total offense was October 26, 2013 when JSU defeated Prairie View A&M 51-38. Since then, JSU has formed several traditional rivalries with long-time foes. Jackson State University claims seven (7) SWAC Eastern Division Championships: 1999, 2007, 2008, 2010, 2011, 2012, and 2013 and has won five (5) outright to advance to the title game. The Tigers were picked to finish in third place in the East Division. TSU opened the third quarter with a field goal and JSU countered with a five play, 39-yard drive that ended with a DD Bowie six-yard touchdown off an end-around. Only 13 college football teams (at any level) have produced more NFL Hall of Famers than JSU. The first quarter started off with bang. ^ win vacated by Southern University due to NCAA violations. All-American linebacker Keonte Hampton added a game-high 11 tackles – seven solo stops and one tackle for loss. Johnson, who accounted for over 250 yards of total offense and scored three touchdowns last week at Nebraska, was held to 150 yards and turned the ball over twice. Coach Deion Sanders and Jackson State easily had the biggest signing day by a historically Black college football program Wednesday, as the college football… USA outscored JSU 18-7 in the second half to close-out the contest. The Tigers schedule includes opponents, date, time, and TV. The Tigers finished the 2018 season 5–5, 4–3 in SWAC play to finish in third place in the East Division. Bowie scored JSU's next touchdown, also a six-yard rush, but on a reverse to open a 42-30 lead. Game Recap: Dennis Driscoll, JSU Associate Athletic Director. 1,771 views 8:51 Best "Big Guy" Moments in NCAA History - Duration: 5:55. Southern holds a 33-29 lead in the series. [3][4][5][6][7][8] Jackson State has led the FCS in attendance for multiple seasons, the most recent being in 2019.[9]. 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