Monmouth Hawks football

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Monmouth Hawks
2019 Monmouth Hawks football team
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First season1993
Head coachKevin Callahan
26th season, 158–123 (.562)
StadiumKessler Field
(Capacity: 4,000)
Field surfaceFieldturf
LocationWest Long Branch, New Jersey
NCAA divisionDivision I FCS
ConferenceBig South Conference
All-time record144–118 (.550)
Conference titles2019
ColorsMidnight Blue and White[1]

The Monmouth Hawks football program is the intercollegiate American football team for the Monmouth University located in the U.S. state of New Jersey. The team competes in the NCAA Division I Football Championship Subdivision (FCS) as a member of the Big South Conference.[2] The school's first football team was fielded in 1993. The team plays its home games at the 3,200 seat Kessler Field. They are coached by Kevin Callahan.

FCS Playoffs results[edit]

The Hawks have made one appearance in the FCS Playoffs. Their record is 0–1

Year Round Opponent Result
2017 First Round Northern Iowa L 7–46

Notable former players[edit]

To date, six Monmouth Hawks alumni have played in the National Football League (NFL). Currently active is Carolina Panthers wide receiver Chris Hogan. In addition to the NFL, Monmouth alumni have played professionally for the Canadian Football League (CFL) and the Arena Football League (AFL).

Former wide receiver Miles Austin was the first player from Monmouth to appear in the NFL and played in the league for ten seasons, primarily with the Dallas Cowboys.

NFL players[edit]

CFL players[edit]

AFL players[edit]


  1. ^ "Monmouth University Athletics Quick Facts". December 28, 2006. Retrieved April 15, 2016.
  2. ^ "Monmouth Historical Data". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved 2014-02-13.

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