HAMPTON, Va. (Dec. 7, 2017) — Hampton University will have a press conference Friday, Dec. 8, 1 p.m. to announce its new football coach.
The announcement will be made at the Hampton University Student Center Theater. A live stream of the press conference can be viewed at media.hamptonu.edu.
Media interested in attending this press conference should contact the Hampton University Sports Information Office at (757) 727-5757.
About Hampton University
For 150 years Hampton University has been THE Standard of Excellence in higher education. Founded in 1868 by Brig. Gen. Samuel Chapman Armstrong, Hampton University has a long successful history of offering a strong academic program of educating the “head, heart and hand,” and emphasizing the development of character. This foundation has been built upon by Dr. William R. Harvey, who has served as Hampton’s president for 40 years, during which time the university has experienced accelerated growth and achieved notable accomplishments.
About Hampton University Football
Established in 1902, the Hampton University Football program has been a corner stone of this world-class institution. Throughout its 117 year history, Hampton University Football has an overall record of 565-431-34. Hampton Football has produced 76 All-Americans, 5 SBN National Championships and 19 total conference championships. Hampton, a founding member of the Div. II Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association, posted a conference record of 292-245-27 during its 83 year membership. During Hampton’s 22 year membership in the Div.I Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Hampton posted a 116-67 conference record.