The North Carolina Central Eagles football program is a college football team representing North Carolina Central University. The Eagles play at the NCAA Division I Football Championship Subdivision (FCS) level as a member of the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference.
|North Carolina Central Eagles football|
|Head coach||Trei Oliver |
1st season, 4–8 (.333)
|Location||Durham, North Carolina|
|All-time record||427–356–31 (.544)|
|Claimed national titles||1 (Black College): 2006|
|Unclaimed national titles||2 |
(Black College): 1954
(Black College Div. II): 2005
|Colors||Maroon and gray|
- 1952–1972: NCAA College Division
- 1955–1969: NAIA
- 1970–1986: NAIA Division I
- 1973–2010: NCAA Division II
- 2011–present: NCAA Division I–AA/FCS
|1954||Black College National Co-Champions||Herman Riddick||7–1–1||CIAA|
|2005||Black College National DII Champions||Rod Broadway||10-2||CIAA|
|2006||Black College National Co-Champions||Rod Broadway||11-1||CIAA|
Football Championship Subdivision (FCS)
- 2016 MEAC Football Champions.
- 2015 MEAC Football Co-Champions.
- 2014 MEAC Football Co-Champions.
- 2006 Central Intercollegiate Athletics Association Football Champions.
- 2005 Central Intercollegiate Athletics Association Champions
- 1980 Central Intercollegiate Athletics Association Champions
Alumni in the NFLEdit
Over 25 North Carolina Central alumni have played in the NFL, including:
NCAA Division IIEdit
The Eagles made three appearances in the Division II playoffs, with a combined record of 1-3.
|2005||Second Round||North Alabama||L, 21–24|
|2006||Second Round||Delta State||L, 17–24|
- North Carolina Central University – Our Color Palette (PDF). Retrieved March 12, 2018.
- "North Carolina Central Players/Alumni - Pro-Football-Reference.com". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Archived from the original on 20 February 2014. Retrieved 26 April 2018.