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Derek Horne named new athletic director at Alcorn State

Derek Horne

Derek Horne

Derek Horne has been named Alcorn State University’s new intercollegiate athletic director. Horne previously served as director of athletics at Florida A&M. Prior to that post, he had a 15-year tenure at his alma mater, the University of Mississippi, in athletics administration.

As a student athlete at the University of Mississippi, Horne earned Academic All-Southeastern Conference accolades as a senior and led his squad as team captain.



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