After the 27-23 Homecoming loss to Mississippi Valley State, a petition surfaced on the web to fire Jackson State Head Coach Herald Jackson and AD Vivian Fuller.
Last week the JSU Tigers decided not to show up in the second half against the Prairie View Panthers, losing 48-30 at home–the first time since 1970 has PVAMU defeated Jackson State at Mississippi Veterans Memorial Stadium.
Hours after losing its homecoming game to its old coach, at least one Jackson State supporter wants the new one gone too. A petition to fire head coach Harold Jackson and athletic director Vivian Fuller has surfaced on Change.org. The petition was posted by Tim Jones and just hit the 50 signature mark. The post was apparently written after Saturday’s 27-23 homecoming loss to Mississippi Valley State. JSU, the defending SWAC East champ, is now 3-4 (1-3 in the SWAC).
Update: The petition has now reached 250 signatures by a host of angry JSU football fans.
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