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Jackson State Tigers football


Jackson State Tigers football

Jackson State Tigers football
2014 Jackson State Tigers football team
First season 1956
Head coach Harold Jackson
Home stadium Mississippi Veterans Memorial Stadium
Stadium capacity 60,492
Stadium surface Natural grass
Location Jackson, Mississippi
Conference SWAC
Division East
Current uniform

Royal Blue and White

Mascot Tigers

The Jackson State Tigers are the college football team representing the Jackson State University. The Tigers play in NCAA Division I Football Championship as a member of the Southwestern Athletic Conference.


National Championships (HBCU)

  • 1962
  • 1985
  • 1996

College Football Hall of Fame members

Alumni in the NFL

Over 90 Jackson State alumni have played in the NFL,[1] including:


  1. ^

External links

  • College Football Database Warehouse: Jackson State Historical Data
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