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Jackson State Tigers
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School Name: Jackson State University
Location: Jackson, Mississippi
Arena: Williams Assembly Center
Capacity: 8,000
Conference: SWAC
Head coach: Tevester Anderson

The Jackson State Tigers Basketball team is the basketball team that represent Jackson State University in Jackson, Mississippi. The school's team currently competes in the Southwestern Athletic Conference. The team last played in the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament in 2007. The Tigers are currently coached by Tevester Anderson.

NCAA Tournament Results

The Tigers have appeared in three NCAA Tournaments. Their combined record is 0–3.

Year Round Opponent Result/Score
1997 First Round Kansas L 78–64
2000 First Round Arizona L 71–47
2007 First Round Florida L 112–69

Tigers in the NBA

  • Cleveland Buckner
  • A. W. Holt
  • Lindsey Hunter
  • McCoy Ingram
  • Ryan Lorthridge
  • Ed Manning
  • Audie Norris
  • Sylvester Norris
  • Gene Short
  • Purvis Short
  • Henry Ward
  • Cornell Warner
  • Dwayne Whitfield

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