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The Hampton Pirates football team represents Hampton University in college football. The Pirates will be competing in the NCAA Division I Football Championship as an Independent for the 2018 season, then as a member of the Big South Conference beginning in 2019.

Hampton Pirates football
2018 Hampton Pirates football team
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First season1902
Head coachRobert Prunty
1st season, 7–3 (.700)
StadiumArmstrong Stadium
(Capacity: 17,000)
Field surfaceAstroturf
LocationHampton, Virginia
ConferenceFCS Independent
Conference titles19
RivalriesHoward University
Norfolk State
ColorsReflex Blue and White
         
Websitehamptonpirates.com

Contents

HistoryEdit

ClassificationsEdit

  • 1950–1972: NCAA College Division
  • 1973–1994: NCAA Division II
  • 1995–present: NCAA Division I–AA/FCS

Conference membershipsEdit

ChampionshipsEdit

HBCU National championshipsEdit

  • 1922
  • 1985[1]
  • 1994
  • 1997
  • 2004
  • 2005
  • 2006

ConferenceEdit

Year Coach Conference Record
1913 L.L. Pepin Central Intercollegiate Athletics Association 6–0–0
1914 Co C.H. Williams Central Intercollegiate Athletics Association 3–1–0
1915 C.H. Williams Central Intercollegiate Athletics Association 4–0–0
1916 C.H. Williams Central Intercollegiate Athletics Association 4–0–0
1922 Gideon E. Smith Central Intercollegiate Athletics Association 6–1–0
1925 Gideon E. Smith Central Intercollegiate Athletics Association 4–2–0
1926 Gideon E. Smith Central Intercollegiate Athletics Association 7–0–1
1928 Gideon E. Smith Central Intercollegiate Athletics Association 8–1–0
1931 Gideon E. Smith Central Intercollegiate Athletics Association 8–0–1
1985 Fred Freeman Central Intercollegiate Athletics Association 10–2–0
1987 Fred Freeman Central Intercollegiate Athletics Association 5–7–0
1992 Joe Taylor Central Intercollegiate Athletics Association 9–2–1
1993 Joe Taylor Central Intercollegiate Athletics Association 12–1–0
1994 Joe Taylor Central Intercollegiate Athletics Association 10–1–0
1997 Joe Taylor Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference 10–2–0
1998 Joe Taylor Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference 9–3–0
2004 Co Joe Taylor Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference 10–2
2005 Joe Taylor Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference 11–1
2006 Joe Taylor Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference 10–2
Total 19

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Playoff resultsEdit

Division I–AA/FCSEdit

The Pirates have appeared in the I-AA/FCS playoffs five times with an overall record of 0–5.

Year Round Opponent Result
1997 First Round Youngstown State L 13–28
1998 First Round Connecticut L 34–42
2004 First Round William & Mary L 35–42
2005 First Round Richmond L 10–38
2006 First Round New Hampshire L 38–41

Division IIEdit

The Pirates appeared in the Division II playoffs three times with an overall record of 1–3.

Year Round Opponent Result
1985 First Round Bloomsburg (PA) L 28–38
1992 First Round North Alabama L 21–33
1993 First Round
Second Round
Albany State (GA)
North Alabama
W 33–7
L 28–38

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Johnson Publishing Company (23 December 1985). Jet. Johnson Publishing Company.
  2. ^ https://www.pro-football-reference.com/colleges/hampton/

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