ASU band making its Senior Bowl debut

The Alabama State University marching band will make its Senior Bowl debut later this month.

Senior Bowl officials in Mobile announced that the Mighty Marching Hornets Band and the Philadelphia Eagles cheerleaders will provide entertainment before the game and at halftime. The game is set for 3 p.m. Jan. 28 and will be broadcast by the NFL Network.

Band director James Oliver said the 275-member group is planning a high-energy show. The band has made previous appearances at several NFL games and on the Ellen DeGeneres TV show.

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