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ASU separates Homecoming from Turkey Day Classic

The official date for Homecoming is Oct. 10, with the game to be played against Southern.

Blocked field goal solidifies ASU loss in 96th Turkey Day Classic

Bama State looks to close season strong in Turkey Day Classic

96th Turkey Day Classic highlights Homecoming week at ASU

Evans scores 25 as No. 20 VCU drubs Alabama State 78-62

Alabama St. goes up against VCU

No. 20 Tennessee breezes past Alabama State 76-41

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No. 20 Tennessee takes on Alabama St.

5-game road trip ends with loss at Florida State for Hornets

ASU looks to play spoiler in upcoming trip to Tallahassee

Jefferson’s 3 TD receptions carry Hornets in win

  Hill-Eley on 0-9 Texas Southern: ‘This is a team that can beat you’

ASU blanks Delta Devils, jump back on track

ASU looking to leave Magic City Classic loss in rear-view mirror

The Alabama State Hornets are still trying to put their loss from last Saturday behind them.

ASU falls in triple overtime in 78th Magic City Classic

This year’s Magic City Classic will be a classic for years to come.

  Bragging rights, more on the line in this year’s Magic City Classic

It’s the 78th chapter in this intense rivalry.

Traffic tips for Magic City Classic fans

Football fans need to be aware that a major ramp into downtown will be closed for the Saturday Parade.

ASU dominates Jackson State

Number 1 Alabama gets the job done in College Station, beating Aggies 47-28

ASU marching band to perform at halftime of Falcons/Rams game

  After lengthy lightning delay, turnovers sting Hornets against Alcorn

  Hill-Eley: Upcoming games ‘are going to really dictate the outcome of our season’

Birmingham Councilor wants to give Alabama State and A&M more money for the Magic City Classic

  ASU snaps losing streak to Grambling State

Alabama State hadn’t beaten Grambling State since 2014. That losing streak ended Saturday night as the Hornets defeated the Tigers 23-20 in ASU Stadium.

  ASU students react to game day parking changes

On Thursday, the Montgomery Police Department announced some parking changes that will be made during all Alabama State University home football games.

MPD announces ASU gameday parking changes

The Montgomery Police Department has announced changes to where fans can and cannot park on Alabama State football game days.

Hill-Eley on Grambling State game: ‘This is a game we need to win’

“This is a game we need to win," said Hill-Eley.

  ASU overpowered by No. 7 Kennesaw State

Simply put, No. 7 Kennesaw State was too much for Alabama State Saturday. The Hornets fell 42-7 in ASU Stadium.

  Alabama State looks to slow down Kennesaw State triple option

The Alabama State Hornets are coming off a Labor Day Classic win over in-state rival Tuskegee.

  Jefferson hauls in 3 TDs in Labor Day Classic shootout

Jefferson pulled down three touchdowns as the Hornets held off the Tuskegee Golden Tigers 38-31 in ASU Stadium.

  ASU, Tuskegee looking forward to 3rd annual Labor Day Classic

There’s a big game in Montgomery this weekend as Alabama State and Tuskegee clash in the second Labor Day Classic Saturday in ASU Stadium.

2 Chainz to headline Magic City Classic postgame concert

Rapper, songwriter and media personality 2 Chainz will headline the post-game concert of the Magic City Classic, officials announced Thursday.

Missed opportunities sting Hornets in loss to UAB

A late interception thrown by the Hornets doomed them as they fell 24-19 to the UAB Blazers in front of 39,165.

ASU looks to open season with win over defending C-USA champs

It won’t be an easy season-opener as the UAB Blazers are the defending Conference USA champs.

  Hornets still searching for identity following first scrimmage

The Alabama State Hornets were back on the field inside ASU Stadium Saturday for their first scrimmage of the fall.

ASU looks to build consistency, chemistry as fall camp opens

ASU finished 4-7 last season and welcomes in new offensive and defensive coordinators.

Former ASU football coach arrested in Florida

Brian Jenkins was arrested in Port Orange, Florida, by the Volusia County Sheriff’s Office on Sunday.

  Winningest football coach in ASU history has died

Houston Markham, Jr. won 68 games as head coach at ASU from 1987-1997. He died Wednesday, according to the university.

  Brotherly love for Tua & Taulia on the Capstone

It's one thing to have a brother on the same football team, but it's another thing when the brothers are competing for playing time at the same position.

  What does Nick Saban want his legacy at Alabama to be?

On Wednesday, with the veteran coach entering his 13th season with the Crimson Tide, Saban discussed what he wants his legacy to be whenever he leaves Tuscaloosa.

Donald Hill-Eley entering second full season as ASU head coach

Alabama State Hornets head coach Donald Hill Eley is entering his second full season as the leader of this ASU Hornets program.

ASU tabbed to finish 4th in SWAC East

ASU finished 4-7 overall in Donald Hill-Eley’s first full season as head coach and 2-5 in conference play.

Former ASU volleyball captain named SWAC Woman of the Year

Candace Martin has accomplished a lot on the court during her four years at Alabama State.

  ASU coach tests out device said to help with concussions, other injuries

Head injuries are something football players and coaches have to keep in the back of their minds as they take part in such a intense sport.

SWAC Media Day set for July 16

Last year Alabama State was picked to finish second in the SWAC East standings.

SWAC champion ASU headed to Tuscaloosa in NCAA tournament

The Alabama State Hornets recently celebrated winning the Southwestern Conference Softball Tournament this past weekend, but their focus is now fully on the upcoming NCAA tournament.

Alabama State wins first SWAC softball championship since 2016

Champions reign supreme and that’s what the Alabama State Hornets softball team is.

  Troy tags ASU in 2nd annual MAX Stingfest game

Troy scored in every inning but the fifth in Tuesday’s 20-5 win over Alabama State in the 2nd annual MAX Stingfest game.

ASU’s Tytus Howard taken in 1st round of 2019 NFL Draft

The first-ever Alabama State Hornet to be selected in the first round was taken in the form of Tytus Howard.

Former Alabama State football star to be inducted into CFL Hall of Fame

Terry Greer played at Alabama State from 1976 to 1979, and was the first player to win both the Super Bowl and Grey Cup.

  Alabama State opens Spring Camp

Alabama State kicked off Spring practice under clear skies and perfect temperatures on Monday afternoon.

  ASU to play Troy in 2nd annual Sting Fest

This year, Alabama State will take on the Troy Trojans.

20 from AL schools invited to NFL Draft Combine

Auburn, Alabama, Troy, Alabama State and South Alabama will be represented at this year’s combine.

  ASU signs 29 on National Signing Day

The Alabama State Hornets football program announced the signing of 29 future Hornets Wednesday as part of National Signing Day.

  Senior Bowl brings out the best upperclassmen in college football

It’s a week long job interview for the players at the 70th annual Reese’s Senior Bowl.

Changes, additions announced to ASU football staff

There’ll be some new faces leading the student-athletes of the Alabama State University football team next fall.

  Alabama State pulls out overtime win over Mississippi Valley State

Thursday marked the 95th annual Turkey Day Classic for the Alabama State Hornets and it was celebrated with a win for Donald Hill-Eley and his team over opponent Mississippi Valley State.

  ASU Homecoming includes Turkey Day Classic, party on concourse, alumni gatherings

The Turkey Day Classic clash between Alabama State University and Mississippi Valley State is just part of Hornet Homecoming Week 2018.

Alabama State has worst defensive performance of season in loss to Prairie View A&M

This is a loss that will sting in a different way for the Alabama State Hornets.

ASU falls at home to Jackson State

The Alabama State Hornets entered their match-up against Jackson State looking to keep a foot in the door of the SWAC Conference race.

  ASU welcomes Jackson State Saturday

The Alabama State Hornets have renewed confidence in their season after defeating SWAC opponent Texas Southern 30-21 last Saturday.

ASU evens SWAC record after win over Texas Southern

Make that 7 out of the last 8 for Alabama State over Texas Southern.

Hornets look to recover from Magic City Classic loss

Last Saturday’s loss to Alabama A&M was a tough one for Alabama State, and it was a game in which head coach Donald Hill-Eley and his staff felt they should have won.

Alabama State falls to Alabama A&M in 77th Magic City Classic

In the 77th edition of the Magic City Classic, it is the Alabama A&M Bulldogs who reign supreme over Alabama State, downing the Hornets 27-10 at Legion Field.

  Tailgaters out early for Magic City Classic

Tailgating is well underway at Legion Field for the 77th annual Magic City Classic. Fans have been setting up all week anxiously waiting for the game.

Watch the Magic City Classic Parade live on WSFA 12 News Saturday

The bands, dance teams and floats of the McDonald’s Magic City Classic Parade will be broadcast live on WSFA 12 News on Saturday from 8 to 10 a.m.

ASU gets more money in deal to keep Magic City Classic in Birmingham

Alabama State University and Alabama A&M will be receiving more money during the next four years for playing the Magic City Classic at Legion Field through 2022.

Magic City Classic to stay at Legion Field for at least 4 more years

The Magic City Classic will stay at Legion Field for at least four more years under a new agreement between the city, Alabama State University and Alabama A&M.

BPD plans to tow cars parking early for Magic City Classic

Birmingham police are issuing a warning to anyone who is parking early at Legion Field for the Magic City Classic.

Alabama State falls at in-state foe South Alabama

It was hardly a contest in Mobile as Alabama State fell to in-state opponent South Alabama.

Alabama State celebrates win over Alcorn and turns focus to South Alabama

Entering the season the Alcorn State Braves were the team to beat in the SWAC East Division.The ASU Hornets took it as a challenge.

Alabama State legs out 5OT thriller

The leg of Alabama State kicker Hunter Hanson will be praised over the next week after his foot delivered the game winner over Alcorn State in the fifth overtime.

ASU falls in SWAC opener to Grambling State

Turnovers plagues Alabama State in their loss at Grambling Saturday.

ASU looks to minimize mistakes, take away crowd at Grambling

ASU is looking to bounce back from a tough loss to No. 8 Kennesaw State as they prepare to open SWAC play on the road at Grambling State.

ASU falls on road to No. 8 Kennesaw State

Alabama State was unable to hang with No. 8 Kennesaw State, falling on the road 62-13.

Alabama State pulls out overtime win in Labor Day Classic

A year after losing 14-6 in the inaugural Labor Day Classic, the Alabama State Hornets would sting back in 2018.

Several events taking place ahead of Labor Day Classic

Alabama State and Tuskegee will meet Saturday for the Labor Day Classic, but before the game, there are several events taking place.

High expectations in 2018 Labor Day Classic

By 5 p.m. Saturday in ASU Stadium, the lights will be on as two teams, Alabama State and Tuskegee, battle it out in the Marion Nine Labor Day Classic.

Fans get excited for Labor Day Classic

Alabama State and Tuskegee University will battle it out on the gridiron to give one team bragging rights in this long time rivalry.

  ASU Hoops prepares for trip to the Bahamas

The Alabama State basketball squad is about to embark on a business trip of a lifetime. On Tuesday, Aug. 7, the Hornets will be Bahamas-bound to play foreign competition before the regular season tips off in the fall.