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The Henderson State Reddies football program is a college football team that represents Henderson State University. The team is a member of the Great American Conference which is in the Division II of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA). The Reddies are currently coached by Scott Maxfield, who is in his seventh year at the university. Home games are played at Carpenter-Haygood Stadium in Arkadelphia, Arkansas.[2] Henderson State shares the longest rivalry in Division II football with Ouachita Baptist University Tigers, the Battle of the Ravine, which began in 1895. Head Coach Of Auburn, Gus Malzhan is one of their most famous alumni by playing Wide Receiver for the Reddies.

Henderson State Reddies
2015 Henderson State Reddies football team
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First season1905
Athletic directorShawn Jones
Head coachScott Maxfield
14th season, 99–54 (.647)
StadiumCarpenter-Haygood Stadium
(Capacity: 15,000)
Field surfaceGeoGreen
LocationArkadelphia, Arkansas
ConferenceGreat American Conference
Conference titles15
RivalriesOBU Tigers
Consensus All-Americans25
ColorsRed and Gray[1]
Fight songThat Old Reddie Spirit
Marching bandThe Showband of Arkansas
WebsiteReddie Athletics
For information on all Henderson State University sports, see Henderson State Reddies


Ouachita Baptist TigersEdit


  1. ^ "Henderson State University Visual Identity and Brand Standards". Retrieved July 16, 2017.
  2. ^ "Henderson State Historical Data". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved 2014-02-10.

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