Robert Morris Colonials football

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Robert Morris Colonials
2016 Robert Morris Colonials football team
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First season 1994
Head coach John Banaszak
3rd year, 5–22 (.185)
Stadium Joe Walton Stadium
Seating capacity 3,000
Location Moon Township, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
NCAA division Division I FCS
Conference Northeast Conference
All-time record 116–102–1 (.532)
Conference titles 6
Colors Blue, White, and White[1]
For information on all Robert Morris University sports, see Robert Morris Colonials

The Robert Morris Colonials football program is the intercollegiate American football team for the Robert Morris University located in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. The team competes in the NCAA Division I Football Championship Subdivision (FCS) and are members of the Northeast Conference. The school's first football team was fielded in 1994.[2] The team plays its home games at the 3,000 seat Joe Walton Stadium. They are coached by Joe Walton since the teams creation until the 2014-2015 season. The current head coach is John Banaszak.



  • 1994–1995: N/A
  • 1996–present: NCAA Division I–AA/FCS

Conference memberships[edit]

FCS Playoffs results[edit]

The Colonials have appeared in the FCS playoffs one time with an overall record of 0–1.

Year Round Opponent Result
2010 First Round North Dakota State L 17–43

Notable former players[edit]

Notable alumni include:



Year Coach Conference Record
1996Co Joe Walton Northeast Conference 9–2
1997 Joe Walton Northeast Conference 8–3
1998Co Joe Walton Northeast Conference 4–6
1999 Joe Walton Northeast Conference 8–2
2000 Joe Walton Northeast Conference 10–0
2010Co Joe Walton Northeast Conference 8–3
Total 6


  1. ^ "Robert Morris Athletics". Retrieved 2016-04-06. 
  2. ^ Robert Morris Colonials, College Football Data Warehouse, retrieved October 1, 2016.

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