Last night Jackson State men's basketball edged Prairie View A&M in a 60-57 win improving their #SWAC record to 4-2. Jackson State will be back in action on Saturday Jan. 23 against Grambling State University. Tip-off for the men's game is scheduled for 5:30 p.m. in the Lee E. Williams AAC. #JSUMoreThanAGame #THEEiLOVE by jstatetigers
Oct. 12 is the birthday of one of the most talented and promising young men martyred in the massive state repression against the Black Panther Party for Self Defense, Alprentice “Bunchy” Carter. Unlike Huey P. Newton, Bobby Seale, Eldridge Cleaver and George Jackson, Carter has almost been forgotten from the history of Africans in America except for diehards. Carter, then 26 (born Oct. 12, 1942), was assassinated on Jan. 17, 1969 in a Campbell Hall classroom at UCLA in Los Angeles.