JACKSON, Miss. – The Jackson State University Division of Athletics hosted its annual Smart about Sports event Friday afternoon at the Lee E. Williams Athletic and Assembly Center. JSU Kids Kollege participants were taught the importance of academics and sports fundamentals and sportsmanship by Tiger student-athletes during the event.
“The importance of this is that we teach the students about the importance of being a student first and an athlete second,” said Shyandrea Glass. “
JSU football, men’s and women’s basketball, track and field, volleyball, baseball and softball student-athletes participated in the event.