2013 Delaware State Hornets football team

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2013 Delaware State Hornets football
Delaware State Hornets wordmark.svg
Conference Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference
2013 record 5–6 (5–3 MEAC)
Head coach Kermit Blount (3rd season)
Offensive coordinator Arrington Jones III (3rd season)
Defensive coordinator Michael Ketchum (2nd season)
Home stadium Alumni Stadium
(Capacity: 7,193)
Seasons
← 2012
2014 →
2013 MEAC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
#16 Bethune-Cookman +^   7 1         10 3  
#25 South Carolina State +^   7 1         9 4  
Morgan State   5 3         5 7  
Delaware State   5 3         5 6  
North Carolina A&T   4 4         7 4  
Howard   4 4         6 6  
Hampton   4 4         4 8  
North Carolina Central   3 5         5 7  
Norfolk State   3 5         3 9  
Florida A&M   2 6         3 9  
Savannah State   0 8         1 11  
  • + – Conference co-champions
  • ^ – FCS playoff participant
  • Savannah State ineligible for FCS playoffs due to Academic Progress Rate sanctions
Rankings from The Sports Network FCS Poll

The 2013 Delaware State Hornets football team represented Delaware State University in the 2013 NCAA Division I FCS football season. They were led by third-year head coach Kermit Blount and played their home games at Alumni Stadium. They were a member of the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC).

The Hornets entered the 2013 season having been picked to finish eighth in the MEAC.[1] They finished the season 5–6, 5–3 in MEAC play to finish in a tie for third place.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent Site TV Result Attendance
September 7 3:30 PM at Delaware* Delaware StadiumNewark, DE (Route 1 Rivalry) NBCSN L 21–42   19,316
September 14 7:30 PM at No. 4 Towson* Johnny Unitas StadiumTowson, MD L 7–49   10,302
September 21 3:30 PM at No. 1 North Dakota State* FargodomeFargo, ND FCS L 0–51   18,995
September 28 6:00 PM at Savannah State Ted Wright StadiumSavannah, GA W 24–22   2,350
October 5 2:00 PM No. 21 Bethune-Cookman Alumni StadiumDover, DE L 21–7   2,205
October 12 2:00 PM Norfolk Statedagger Alumni Stadium • Dover, DE W 14–7   2,800
October 19 1:00 PM at North Carolina A&T Aggie StadiumGreensboro, NC W 12–7   7,327
October 26 1:00 PM at Hampton Armstrong StadiumHampton, VA L 7–30   2,700
November 2 2:00 PM Howard Alumni Stadium • Dover, DE W 22–20   2,039
November 16 2:00 PM at Florida A&M Bragg Memorial StadiumTallahassee, FL W 29–21   7,026
November 23 2:00 PM Morgan State Alumni Stadium • Dover, DE WDSU-TV L 26–31   1,394
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from The Sports Network FCS Poll released prior to game. All times are in Eastern Time.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ McCann, John (July 26, 2013). "NCCU picked to finish 4th in MEAC, B.C. No. 1". The Herald-Sun (Durham, North Carolina). Retrieved July 26, 2013. 
  2. ^ "DSU Announces Football Schedule". Delaware Newszap. April 3, 2013. Retrieved April 3, 2013.