In 2016, Jay Hopson was named Head Coach of the University of Southern Mississippi. He was previously Head Coach of the Alcorn State University Football Program in 2012. Prior to his arrival, Hopson served as Defensive Coordinator at the University of Memphis from 2010-2011. Hopson served two seasons at Michigan, as the Linebackers Coach from 2008-2009. Hopson held Defensive Back Coaching positions at Delta State (1993), Marshall (1996-2000), Southern Miss (2001-2003; 2005-2007) and Ole Miss (2004).
Coach Jay Hopson - Contract Details
Average Annual Salary:
Length of Contract:
Highest Possible Performance Bonus:
Highest Possible Academic Bonus:
Upto $2000,000 depending upon the year of Resignation
Base Salary for the remainder of the term
Standard Benefits+Automobiles +Family Memebership at Canebrake Country Club+Housing Benefit+38 Tickets
The Coach shall be entitled to any and all of the Sports Performance Bonus only if the APR of that year is above 940.
Coaching ContractView Jay Hopson