Preview: Alabama State Hornets
For Hornets to compete in the SWAC, their talented backcourt must produce
2012-13: 10-22 (8-10)
In-conference offense: 0.95 points per possession (5th)
In-conference defense: 1.00 points allowed per possession (7th)
The good news is Alabama State's postseason eligibility for the 2013-14 season was reinstated in late June. The bad news is the Hornets weren't a strong squad last season regardless, and they likely won't be again in 2013-14.
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2013-14 Insider College Hoops Preview
In the lead-up to the 2013-14 college basketball season, Insider is providing preview articles on every Division I team, as well as essays from Insider's analysts and experts.