We failed to do that on Saturday. "We will get back to winning. For a typical Blue Hen home game, Delaware Stadium becomes the fourth-largest city in the state (behind On August 29, 2002, the field was dedicated as Tubby Raymond Field, in honor of longtime Blue Hen Football coach The stadium underwent another renovation in mid-2008 with the addition of a 42-foot-wide (13 m) In early September 2009, six 20- by 30-foot (6.1 by 9.1 m) posters were added to the facade of the stadium, featuring past stars of Delaware football.

Average football attendance at Delaware Stadium peaked at 22,280 in 2004, the year after Delaware won the NCAA championship. Improvements to the stadium will include upgrading the west (home) stands (including more chair-back seating), a new press box and enhanced restrooms and concessions.

That's proof, Brock insists, that fourth- and fifth-year recruits are the best winning foundation.

Prior to the 2000 season, the university installed permanent lighting at the stadium, consisting of eight stanchions casting broadcast quality light. That was good for an impressive .747 winning percentage. Hand rails were added along each aisle of the east and west grandstands.The current stadium configuration has concrete grandstands on the east and west sides, with the press box on the top of the west grandstand, and permanent metal bleachers on the north and south end zones. It doesn't mean you're going to win every year but you're going to be in that mix and you're going to have everything from the results on the field to the stability of the lineup and the stability of your roster. This system, strongly rooted in running the football and deceptive fake hand-offs, became the identity of Delaware football for nearly 50 years. The home attendance record was set in 1973 on October 27 against Temple University with 23,619 fans, and attendance has exceeded 22,000 fans frequently. On June 6, 2010, plans for stadium renovations were unveiled by In November 2018, it was announced that, as part of a $60 million campaign, a new athletic training center would be built and Delaware Stadium would be renovated.

In addition to the national championships listed above, notable program victories include multiple wins over "We're the LSU; we're the Georgia, the Florida of Division I-AA", Delaware coach While most schools at the FCS level can expect 8,000–10,000 fans for a football game on a good day, the Fightin' Blue Hens can expect sellout crowds of over 22,000 at every home contest; Delaware was the only FCS program to average more than 20,000 fans per regular-season home game for each season from 1999 to 2010.On June 19, 2008, Keeler was granted a 10-year contract extension that was intended to keep him on as head coach of the Blue Hens through the 2017 season. The official 2019 Football schedule for the University of Delaware Hens We have to go out and play well this coming Saturday. Attendance: 14,489. – The No. The Delaware football team enters the field from the tunnel beneath the south end zone bleachers, which are reserved for student seating and the marching band. You'll never see the stands empty at these schools.

Nelson also brought with him another icon of Delaware football: the In 1966, an assistant football and baseball coach named The team has had much success on the field.

Get a summary of the North Dakota State Bison vs. Delaware Blue Hens football game. for additional information on tuition rates and fees.Additional information on tuition rates and fees, including part-time tuition, special sessions costs, and a breakdown of mandatory (and related) fees, can be found in the Additional information on tuition rates and fees can be found in the Student Services Building They were I-AA National Champions in 2003.

The "Cockpit" is the nickname of the University of Delaware's student section at home football games located behind the south end zone.