North Carolina Central Eagles football

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North Carolina Central Eagles football
2015 North Carolina Central Eagles football team
NCCU Eagles logo.png
First season 1922
Head coach Jerry Mack
2nd year, 7–5 (.583)
Stadium O'Kelly–Riddick Stadium
Seating capacity 10,000
Field surface Natural grass
Location Durham, North Carolina
Conference MEAC
All-time record 427–356–31 (.544)
Colors

Maroon and Gray

          
Mascot Eagles
Website nccueaglepride.com

The North Carolina Central Eagles football program is a college football team representing North Carolina Central University. The Eagles play at the NCAA Division I Football Championship Subdivision (FCS) level as a member of the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference.

History[edit]

Classifications[edit]

  • 1952–1972: NCAA College Division
  • 1955–1969: NAIA
  • 1970–1986: NAIA Division I
  • 1973–2010: NCAA Division II
  • 2011–present: NCAA Division I–AA/FCS

Conference memberships[edit]

Championships[edit]

Alumni in the NFL[edit]

Over 25 North Carolina Central alumni have played in the NFL,[1] including:

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