THIS IS JACKSON STATE NEWS NOW.

 

 

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HELLO EVERYONE…I’M ASHLI COGGINS WITH YOUR JACKSON STATE NEWS NOW NEWS SPORTS UPDATE.

 

THE TIME NOW IS 3:43 P.M.

 

IT IS CURRENTLY 78 DEGREES OUTSIDE.

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THE MEMPHIS GRIZZLIES LOST TO THE MINNESOTA TIMBERWOLVES WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

THE FIFTH RANKED TEAM IN THE WESTERN CONFERNECE FELL SHORT WITH A SCORE OF 114 TO 108.

THE GRIZZLIES LOST AT HOME.

THEY ALSO LOST YESTERDAY’S GAME TO THE BUCKS WITH A SCORE OF 96 TO 86.

 

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THE JACKSON STATE TIGERS LOST AND WERE PUT OUT IN THE SECOND ROUND OF THE COLLEGE INSIDER TOURNAMENT.

THE TIGERS FELL SHORT TO GRAND CANYON UNIVERSITY THURSDAY NIGHT.

AFTER LEADING FOR MOST OF THE GAME, THE TIGERS LOST IN THE SECOND HALF WITH A SCORE OF 64 TO 54.

THE TIGERS WERE INVITED TO THE COLLEGE INSIDER TOURNAMENT AFTER LOSING THE SWAC CHAMPIONSHIP GAME TO SOUTHERN UNIVERSITY.

 

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FORMER SWAC FOOTBALL PLAYER TRAY WALKER DIED THIS MORNING IN MIAMI.

WALKER WAS A ROOKIE FOR THE BALTIMORE RAVENS.

THE FORMER TEXAS SOUTHERN PLAYER WAS INVOLVED IN A MOTORCYCLE CRASH YESTERDAY IN HIM HOMETOWN OF MIAMI.

HE DIED FROM INJURIES RELATED TO THE CRASH.

 

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TRAFFIC IN THE MEMPHIS AREA IS CURRENTLY CLEAR.

HOWEVER, VEHICLES ARE MOVING TWO MINUTES SLOWER ON THE INTERSTATE MOVING WESTWARD.

 

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THE TEMPERATURE IS CURRENTLY 78 DEGREES.

CLOUDS WILL GATHER LATER IN THE EVENING AND RAIN IS EXPECTED FOR THE WEEKEND.

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I AM ASHLI COGGINS AND THIS HAS BEEN YOUR JACKSON STATE NEWS NOW SPORTS UPDATE.

STAY TUNED.

I’LL BE BACK WITH MORE NEWS IN 30 MINUTES.