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By Savannah Tribune | October 21, 2020

When Jackson State announced the Deion Sanders would be the Tigers new head football coach on September 21, many thought the hiring was a groundbreaking event. After all, it’s not every day that a historically black institution of higher learning gets the opportunity to hire a former professional athlete as their head coach, let alone a hall of famer such … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”

Kyle Frazier, Savannah State Football To Be Featured At L.A. Rams Game

By Savannah Tribune | October 21, 2020

Georgia’s Make- A-Wish Foundation and the NFL’s L.A. Rams are granting Savannah State football player Kyle Frazier his wish. The Make-A-Wish Foundation teamed up with the Rams to feature Frazier as a part of their Crucial Catch Captains program after the freshman beat cancer last year and requested to meet with his favorite team through the foundation. The NFL’s Crucial … Continue reading “Kyle Frazier, Savannah State Football To Be Featured At L.A. Rams Game”

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By Savannah Tribune | October 14, 2020

SSU Teams Cleared To Practice The Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference has lifted the suspension of all sports being able to practice and have workouts. The suspension was lifted on September 14. According to Savannah State University athletics director Opio Mashariki, all Tiger teams are eligible to practice at this time and most have already began their workouts. “The volleyball, baseball, … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”

Myers To Play Indoor Football

By Savannah Tribune | October 14, 2020

Savannah native Darrell Myers, Jr. has signed a professional contract with the Spokane Shock of the Indoor Football League. The wide receiver, who measures out at 6-foot- 7 and 195-pounds, played four years at Valdosta State University. While at VSU, Myers won the Gulf South Conference Championship in 2018 and 2019. He was also apart of the 2018 team that … Continue reading “Myers To Play Indoor Football”

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By Savannah Tribune | October 07, 2020

Pierce Named To NCAA Student-Athlete Engagement Group Alexis Pierce, a senior on the Jacksonville University women’s basketball team, was recently named as a member of the newly formed NCAA Division I Women’s Basketball Student-Athlete Engagement Group (SAEG). The group, which consists of current women’s basketball student-athletes from all 32 Division I conferences, will serve as an amplifying voice for women’s … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”

Quiet Hero: A Tribute to Coach Carl Middleton

By Savannah Tribune | October 07, 2020

The former players and students of Coach Carl Middleton have come together to recognize the special contributions he made to their lives and to so many others. This quiet and gentle man, through his faith, dedication and consistency, made a major difference in the lives of so many. This unsung hero deserves recognition so that his legacy will always be … Continue reading “Quiet Hero: A Tribute to Coach Carl Middleton”

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By Savannah Tribune | September 30, 2020

The Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) has unveiled a scheduling model for how fall sports could be played in the spring 2021 semester, depending on the status of the COVID-19 pandemic and the NCAA scheduling guidelines for fall championships being played in the spring. Each individual institution can opt out of competing in the spring based on local and state COVID-19 … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”

Sports With Walter Moore

By Savannah Tribune | September 30, 2020

The Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) has unveiled a scheduling model for how fall sports could be played in the spring 2021 semester, depending on the status of the COVID-19 pandemic and the NCAA scheduling guidelines for fall championships being played in the spring. Each individual institution can opt out of competing in the spring based on local and state COVID-19 … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”

Sports With Walter Moore

By Savannah Tribune | September 30, 2020

The Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) has unveiled a scheduling model for how fall sports could be played in the spring 2021 semester, depending on the status of the COVID-19 pandemic and the NCAA scheduling guidelines for fall championships being played in the spring. Each individual institution can opt out of competing in the spring based on local and state COVID-19 … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”

Sports With Walter Moore

By Savannah Tribune | September 23, 2020

A legendary football program and a Pro Football Hall of Famer have joined forces as Jackson State University announced Deion Sanders as the 21st head football coach in school history on September 21. Sanders replaces John Hendricks who coached the Tigers from 2018-20 and went 6-9 overall and 5-5 in conference play. “I am truly blessed to be the 21st … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”