Elon Phoenix football

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Elon Phoenix
2016 Elon Phoenix football team
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First season 1909
Head coach Rich Skrosky
3rd year, 5–18 (.217)
Stadium Rhodes Stadium
Seating capacity 13,100
Location Elon, North Carolina
NCAA division Division I FCS
Conference CAA
All-time record 482–398–18 (.547)
Bowl record 0–0 (–)
Claimed nat'l titles 2 (NAIA–1980, 1981)
Colors Maroon and Gold[1]
Website elonphoenix.com

The Elon Phoenix football program is the intercollegiate American football team for the Elon University located in the U.S. state of North Carolina. The school, which first fielded a football team in 1909, competes in the NCAA Division I Football Championship Subdivision (FCS). After 11 seasons in the Southern Conference, Elon joined the Colonial Athletic Association for all sports, including football, in 2014. The Phoenix play their home games at the 13,100 seat Rhodes Stadium, and are coached by Rich Skrosky.

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The Phoenix have appeared in the FCS Playoffs one time. Their record is 0–1.

Year Round Opponent Result
2009 First Round Richmond L 13–16

Notable former players[edit]

Notable alumni include:


  1. ^ "Elon University Phoenix - Elon Athletics Identity Standards". Elonphoenix.com. 2016-02-23. Retrieved 2016-03-19. 

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