Orsmond E. Jordan, Jr.


College Career

Alcorn State University (1951-1955)

• 3 letters, scored 1124 points


Basketball Coaching Career

East Flora High School (1956-1961)
Lanier High School (1962-1966)
Brinkley High School (1967-1969)
Murrah High School (1970-1994)

• One National championship (’64)

• Four State Championships (’70, ‘86, ‘91, ‘92)

• Four Coach of the Year selections by The Clarion- Ledger

• 20+ win seasons (14)

• 30+ win seaons (4)

• 40+ win seasons (1)

• Coached 7 All-Americans, 8 Future Professionals and 3 McDonald’s All-Stars


Hall of Fame Membership

• Alcon State University Alumni Association

• Alcorn State University Sports Hall of Fame

• Mississippi Association of Coaches (1991)

• Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame (2001)


Did You Know?

Coach Jordan has a masters degree in guidance and counseling from Mississippi College.

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