Alabama State Hornets football

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Alabama State Hornets football
2014 Alabama State Hornets football team
First season 1901
Head coach Reggie Barlow
8th year, 46–41 (.529)
Home stadium The New ASU Stadium
Stadium capacity 26,500
Stadium surface FieldTurf
Location Montgomery, Alabama
Conference SWAC
Division East
Current uniform

Black and Old Gold

Mascot Hornets
Rivals Alabama A&M Bulldogs
Tuskegee Golden Tigers

The Alabama State Hornets are the college football team representing the Alabama State University. The Hornets play in NCAA Division I Football Championship as a member of the Southwestern Athletic Conference.

The Hornets play their home games in The New ASU Stadium. A brand new, state-of-the-art 26,500-seat on-campus stadium that opened November 22, 2012.


National championships[edit]


College Football Hall of Fame members[edit]


Conference Affiliations[edit]

1901-1912- Independent, 1913-75- (SIAC) Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference, 1976-81- Division II Independent,and 1982-Present- Southwest Athletic Conference.

Alumni in the NFL[edit]

Over 20 Alabama State alumni have played in the NFL,[1] including:

Tyrone Rodgers


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