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Wayne Brent named JSU basketball coach

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JSU named Callaway High School coach Wayne Brent as its seventh head basketball coach during a press conference Monday morning. JSU named Callaway High School coach Wayne Brent as its seventh head basketball coach during a press conference Monday morning.
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Jackson State University named Callaway High School coach Wayne Brent as its seventh head men's basketball coach during a press conference Monday morning.

Callaway won five division championships and four state championships, including the 2013 state championship, while under Brent's leadership.

Brent was previously the head coach at Piney Woods High School. He's also held coaching positions at the University of Missisippi and Provine High School, according to JSU.

Brent will replace Tevester Anderson who announced his retirement last week.

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