Mississippi State’s head football coach tweets image featuring noose; issues apology


STARKVILLE, Miss. (WJTV) – Mississippi State University’s Head Football Coach Mike Leach is apologizing after tweeting an image that featured a noose.

Below is a screenshot of the now deleted tweet of a meme.

Leach later tweeted, “I sincerely regret if my choice of images in my tweets were found offensive. I had no intention of offending anyone.”

Mississippi State University has not commented on the tweet at this time.

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