Jackson State reveals Fall 2021 football schedule


JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) – The Jackson State Division of Athletics revealed its fall 2021 football schedule on Monday. The 11-game regular season schedule includes eight Southwestern Athletic Conference contests, five home games, and two neutral-site affairs.

The Tigers open the season on Sunday, September 5 in the Orange Blossom Classic versus Florida A&M at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens, Florida. The final regular season game is set for Saturday, November 20 versus Alcorn State at Veterans Memorial Stadium.

The 2021 SWAC Championship is slated for Saturday, December 4.

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  • Sept. 5 – Florida A&M at Miami, Fla. (Conference Game/Orange Blossom Classic)
  • Sept. 11 – Tennessee State at Memphis, Tenn. (Southern Heritage Classic)
  • Sept. 18 – Louisiana Monroe at Monroe, La.
  • Sept. 25 – Delta State at Jackson, Miss.
  • Oct. 2 – BYE
  • Oct. 9 – Alabama A&M at Huntsville, Ala. (Conference Game)
  • Oct. 16 – Alabama State at Jackson, Miss. (Conference Game)
  • Oct. 23 – Bethune-Cookman at Jackson, Miss. (Conference Game)
  • Oct. 30 – Mississippi Valley State at Itta Bena, Miss. (Conference Game)
  • Nov. 6 – Texas Southern at Jackson, Miss. (Conference Game)
  • Nov. 13 – Southern at Baton Rouge, La. (Conference Game)
  • Nov. 20 – Alcorn State at Jackson, Miss. (Conference Game)

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