New Missouri head coach Kerrick Jackson (Photo courtesy of Missouri)


Jackson bringing new energy to Mizzou

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Kerrick Jackson has a hard job.

The new Missouri head coach understands the challenge at hand as he takes over for Steve Bieser. Jackson, once a Mizzou assistant under Bieser’s predecessor Tim Jamieson, has taken a unique path back to the big chair at his former employer.

Jackson, a former head coach at Memphis and Southern, has also worked as an assistant at Missouri and Nicholls State, been a scout, worked as an agent, and was the president of the MLB Draft League. He has many different experiences and angles to draw from as he tries to overcome the stiff[…]