Jackson State University yesterday announced the retirement of head men’s basketball coach Tevester Anderson. Anderson won the SWAC 2006 conference tournament, and led the Tigers to appearances in the NCAA national championship tournament and the 2010 NIT.
“We sincerely thank Coach Anderson for his contributions to Jackson State University,” (JSU Athletic Director Dr. Vivian L.) Fuller said. “He is truly a professional in collegiate athletics.”
Anderson was 149-170 in ten years at the university, and finished this season 11-18 overall. His retirement is effective June 30.