2013 Men’s Basketball Signees

Broderick Davis Memphis Sheffield

6-4 Guard, 16 ppg, All-District, All-Region, helped Sheffield High School to a 25-8 record and a TSSAA Sectional appearance.

Toderick Davis Memphis Sheffield

6-3 Guard 17 ppg All-District, All-Region helped Sheffield High School to a 25-8 record and a TSSAA Sectional appearance.

Wray Fuller Jackson South Side

6-3 Guard helped South Side High School to a 27-4 record and a TSSAA Class AA State Runner-Up.

Jeremy Hemphill Memphis Central

5-9 PG 17ppg/4.3apg/2.6spg

Eric Kerney Hickman County (Ky)

23ppg/6rbg/5apg All-District, All-Region, Honorable Mention All-State

Rober Sawyer Pleasure Ridge Park (Ky)

6-6 Post 10ppg/7rpgHelped his team to the Kentucky High School Athletic Association sweet 16 and a 25-9 record.

Jackson State Receives Golden Apple Award from Jackson Chamber of Commerce

On Friday, May 24th, at the Jackson Chamber of Commerce Quarterly Membership/Education Recognition breakfast, Jackson State received the Golden Apple Award for its involvement in the Partners-in-Education program. Jackson State received the award for participating in at least ten activities with its two partners, Rose Hill Middle School and Liberty Technology Magnet High School, during the 2012-13 school year. Jackson States contributions included Christmas presents for eight students at Rose Hill Middle School and a $500 Jackson State scholarship for a Liberty Technology Magnet High School student who attended Project Graduation. Faculty and staff donated most of the funds that Jackson State contributed to the Partners-in-Education program.

Kane Barrow Named All-American

Jackson State Community College sophomore infielder, Kane Barrow has been named to the National Junior College Athletic Association 1st Team All-America squad. Barrow, a Paris, TN native, split time between 3rd and 1st base for the Generals during the 2013 season. Barrow hit .454 with 8 HR, 65 RBI, 14 2B, 2 3B, and scored 41 runs in 46 games. The University of Memphis signee was honored in May as the TCCAA Conference Player of the year and 1st Team All Conference.

Barrow is the second Jackson State baseball player in two years to be named a NJCAA All-American. KJ Roberts of Summertown, TN received the honor is 2012.

Click here for link to NJCAA.