Prairie View A&M Panthers football

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Prairie View A&M Panthers football
2014 Prairie View A&M Panthers football team
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First season 1907
Head coach Heishma Northern
Home stadium Edward L. Blackshear Field
Stadium capacity 6,000
Stadium surface Natural grass
Location Prairie View, Texas
Conference SWAC
Division West
All-time record 401–459–34 (.468)
Postseason bowl record 24–25–1 (.490)
Claimed national titles 5 Black college football national championships
Conference titles 11
Current uniform
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Colors

Purple and Gold

          
Mascot Panthers
Website pvpanthers.com

The Prairie View A&M Panthers are the college football team representing the Prairie View A&M University. The Panthers play in NCAA Division I Football Championship Subdivision (FCS) as a member of the Southwestern Athletic Conference. From 1989-1998, Prairie View A&M did not win a game; setting a record for futility in losing 80 straight games.[1]

Championships[edit]

Black college football national championships
  • 1953
  • 1954
  • 1958
  • 1963
  • 1964
SWAC Championships

College Football Hall of Fame members[edit]

Alumni in the NFL[edit]

Over 30 Prairie View alumni have played in the NFL,[2] including:

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