Tigers baseball coach leaves Memphis

By , Daily Memphian Updated: June 04, 2023 10:05 AM CT | Published: June 03, 2023 9:34 PM CT

Kerrick Jackson spent one season at Memphis and was the Tigers’ first Black head baseball coach.


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Tim Buckley

Tim Buckley

Tim is a veteran sportswriter who graduated from CBHS in Memphis and the University of Missouri. He previously covered LSU sports in Baton Rouge, and the University of Louisiana football and basketball for The Daily Advertiser/USA TODAY Network in Lafayette, the NBA’s Utah Jazz for the Deseret News in Salt Lake City, the NHL’s Tampa Bay Lightning for the St. Petersburg Times in Florida, and West Texas State basketball for the Amarillo Globe News in Texas.


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