Jackson State Fires Head Coach Harold Jackson

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JACKSON STATELess than two years into his coaching tenure, Jackson State has fired Harold Jackson,according to reports.

Jackson, who was hired Jan. 14, 2014, was 6-11 after replacing Rick Comegy, who led JSU to four SWAC Championship games and one conference title over eight seasons.

The Clarion-Ledger reported Tuesday that Jackson — in the second season of a three-year, $260,000 contract — had been fired.

Jackson, 69, was never able to lead the Tigers back to the SWAC title game after consecutive losses in 2012 and 2013. Read full via HBCUSports