Professional Football Hall of Fame member Deion Sanders (Deion Sanders) is 1-0 as the college head coach.
Sanders became the head coach of Jackson State University in September last year and waited until Sunday to appear outside the court because the school postponed the season because of the COVID-19 pandemic. The opponent in the opening game was Edward Waters College, and Sanders’ team did not have much trouble on the road to victory.
The Tigers took a 31-0 lead at the end of halftime and started their eight games with a 53-0 victory. Jackson State University will perform at Mississippi Valley State University next weekend.
Sanders visited one of his former teammates before the game.Rashad Milligan’s Clarion Ledger, Mississippi Shared a video of Troy Aikman paying tribute to Sanders on the court before winning.