2011 Jackson State Tigers football team

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2011 Jackson State Tigers football
Jackson State Block Wordmark.jpg
Conference Southwestern Athletic Conference East Division
Ranking
Sports Network #21
FCS Coaches #18
2011 record 9–2 (7–2 SWAC)
Head coach Rick Comegy (6th year)
Home stadium Mississippi Veterans Memorial Stadium
Seasons
« 2010 2012 »
2011 SWAC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
East
Alabama A&M xy   7 2         8 4  
Alabama State x   7 2         8 3  
#21 Jackson State x   7 2         9 2  
Alcorn State   1 8         2 8  
Mississippi Valley State   1 8         1 10  
West
Grambling State xy   6 3         8 4  
Arkansas–Pine Bluff   5 4         6 5  
Prairie View A&M   5 4         5 6  
Southern   4 5         4 7  
Texas Southern   2 7         4 7  
Championship: December 10, 2011
† – Conference champion
x – Division champion/co-champions
y – Championship game participant
  • Jackson State and Southern are ineligible to participate in the SWAC Championship Game due to low APR scores.
    Rankings from The Sports Network FCS Poll

The 2011 Jackson State Tigers football team represented Jackson State University in the 2011 NCAA Division I FCS football season. The Tigers were led by sixth year head coach Rick Comegy and played their home games at Mississippi Veterans Memorial Stadium. They were a member of the East Division Southwestern Athletic Conference and finished the 2011 season with an overall record of 9–2.

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Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 3 1:30 PM Concordia College (AL)* Mississippi Veterans Memorial StadiumJackson, MS W 42–2   4,911
September 10 6:00 PM vs. Tennessee State* Liberty Bowl Memorial StadiumMemphis, TN (Southern Heritage Classic) W 35–29   43,532
September 17 6:00 PM at Southern Ace W. Mumford StadiumBaton Rouge, LA (Boombox Classic) W 28–24   21,734
September 24 4:00 PM Alabama State Mississippi Veterans Memorial Stadium • Jackson, MS L 14–21   16,286
September 29 6:30 PM Texas Southern Mississippi Veterans Memorial Stadium • Jackson, MS ESPNU W 58–13   26,000
October 8 4:00 PM Arkansas-Pine Bluff Mississippi Veterans Memorial Stadium • Jackson, MS W 48–10   38,722
October 15 2:00 PM at Mississippi Valley State #25 Rice–Totten FieldItta Bena, MS W 17–16   9,420
October 29 4:00 PM vs. Prairie View A&M #19 Independence StadiumShreveport, LA (Shreveport Classic) W 44–14   17,743
November 5 2:00 PM Grambling State #15 Mississippi Veterans Memorial Stadium • Jackson, MS L 23–26   21,576
November 12 1:00 PM at Alabama A&M #21 Louis Crews StadiumHuntsville, AL W 34–6   5,831
November 19 1:00 PM Alcorn State #21 Mississippi Veterans Memorial Stadium • Jackson, MS (Capital City Classic) W 51–7   31,501
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from The Sports Network FCS Poll released prior to game. All times are in Central Time.

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