The Alabama State University football home
opener in the New ASU Stadium against Jacksonville State will be televised live
on Comcast Sports Southeast (CSS), the network announced Friday.
The game time will remain at 5 p.m. on August 31 in the
season opener for both teams.
CSS is a regional sports cable network, broadcasting in 12
states in the southeastern United States in more than 5.5 million homes.
"Big game on a big station," said Alabama State head
football coach Reggie Barlow of the home opener in the inaugural season at New
ASU Stadium being televised live. "It's very exciting for our program and our
University. It's always a blessing when we have the opportunity to tell our
story on live television."
For the second consecutive season, all Alabama State
football home games will be shown either on television or online.
HornetVision, the online channel for Alabama State Athletics, will provide a
live free video stream of four home games this season. The 90th
Turkey Day Classic will be televised live on ESPNU.
Currently, Alabama State will have 11 football games
televised and/or webstreamed live this season. The November 3rd game
at Kentucky will be televised live, with the network and kickoff time TBA. The
Hornets' October 5 game at Texas Southern will be televised live in the Houston
area, with a replay on Comcast Sports Net the following Tuesday to subscribers
in Texas, Oklahoma, Louisiana, and Arkansas.
WVAS 90.7 FM, the Voice of Alabama State University, will again have live radio broadcasts of all Alabama State football games this season.
INFORMATION SOURCE: Alabama State University Athletics