Alabama State Hornets basketball

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This article is about the men's basketball team at Alabama State University. The women's team is known as the Lady Hornets.
Alabama State Hornets
2014–15 Alabama State Hornets basketball team
Alabama State Hornets athletic logo
University Alabama State University
Conference SWAC
Location Montgomery, AL
Head coach Lewis Jackson (10th year)
Arena Dunn–Oliver Acadome
(Capacity: 7,400)
Nickname Hornets

Black and Old gold

NCAA Tournament appearances
2001, 2004, 2009, 2011

The Alabama State Hornets basketball team is the men's basketball team that represents Alabama State University in Montgomery, Alabama, United States. The school's team currently competes in the Southwestern Athletic Conference.

AAMU basketball rivalry[edit]

The Alabama State-AAMU basketball rivalry is annually the highest attended and most anticipated series for both schools.

Postseason results[edit]

In seven total postseason appearances the Hornets are yet to win a game.

NCAA tournament results[edit]

The Hornets have appeared in the NCAA tournament four times. Their record is 0–4.

Year Round Opponent Result
2001 First Round Michigan State L 35–69
2004 First Round Duke L 61–96
2009 Opening Round Morehead State L 41–58
2011 First Four UTSA L 60–71

NIT results[edit]

The Hornets have appeared in the National Invitation Tournament (NIT) two times. Their record is 0–2.

Year Round Opponent Result
1983 First Round Mississippi L 75–87
2008 First Round Arizona State L 53–64

CIT results[edit]

The Hornets have appeared in one Postseason Tournament (CIT). Their record is 0–1.

Year Round Opponent Result
2014 First Round Sam Houston State L 49–71


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