Hopson has Alcorn State rolling in third year LORMAN, Miss. -- It didn't take long for coach Jay Hopson to turn Alcorn State around. In just his second season last fall, Hopson led the Braves to a 9-3 record and a 48-33 victory over rival Jackson State in the season finale, giving the program plenty ... 08/14/2014 - 6:26 am | View Link
Alcorn State hires SWAC's first non-black head football coach Alcorn State has hired former Memphis defensive coordinator Jay Hopson as its football coach. The school announced the hiring on Monday and, according to the school, Hopson will be the first non-black head football coach in the Southwestern Athletic ... 05/29/2012 - 7:05 am | View Link
2009–10 NCAA Division I men's basketball season ... After the NCAA Tournament field was announced, the National Invitation Tournament invited 32 teams to participate. There was much speculation during the NIT that the ... 08/20/2014 - 11:07 pm | View Website
TSPN Sports The SWAC East favorite Alabama State Hornets strapped on the pads for the first time during fall camp in a pair of grueling practices Thursday. 08/20/2014 - 10:24 pm | View Website
Sports from The Mississippi Press PURVIS, Mississippi -- A fire has destroyed Purvis High School's field house. Football coach Perry Wheat tells The Clarion-Ledger (http://on.thec-l.com/1m8QxiC ) the ... 08/20/2014 - 2:31 pm | View Website
Onnidan's HBCU Sports Grambling hires new Head Women's Basketball Coach. Monday August 18, 2014. From Published Reports: Although no "official" announcement appears on the school's ... 08/20/2014 - 12:15 pm | View Website
Alcorn State Name Title Email Address Phone; Derek Horne: Director of Intercollegiate Athletics : LLJuna Grennell-Weir: Associate Athletic Director/Senior Women's Administrator 08/20/2014 - 7:36 am | View Website
"The U. S. government had what we believed was sufficient intelligence, and when the opportunity presented itself, the president authorized the Department of Defense to move aggressively to recover our citizens. Unfortunately, that mission was ultimately not successful because the hostages were not present." Lisa Monaco, Obama's top counterterrorism adviser, in a statement about a failed special operations mission that aimed to rescue American hostages in Syria this summer.