August 2012 | Issue 53

Football season is almost here!

Plan to cheer on the Hornets during the first home game of the season on
Sept. 1 at 2 p.m. vs. Virginia Military Institute at Alumni Stadium. It's also Military Appreciation/Youth Day.

Before the game, check out the latest news about the team and a roster of this season's players at the newly redesigned Hornet athletics website,

Click here to go directly to the football page.



Join us Sept. 1 and for the other four home games of the season:

  • Sept. 22 at 6 p.m. vs. Florida A&M. Faith/Community/Band Day
  • Oct. 13 at 1:30 p.m. vs. South Carolina State. Parents Day/Hall of Fame Day
  • Oct. 20 at 1:30 p.m. vs. North Carolina A&T. Homecoming
  • Nov. 10 vs. Hampton at 1 p.m. Greek/Faculty/Staff Appreciation Day

For home game tickets, call 302.857.TIXX or click here.



See the Hornets and the Blue Hens face off Sept. 8 at 3:30 p.m. at University of Delaware Stadium. Before the game, join DSU fans for free refreshments, music and fellowship in the Hornet Fan Pride Tent hosted by President Harry L. Williams. The tent will be located in the University of Delaware’s Hospitality Village, west side of the University Stadium off College Avenue near the Bob Carpenter Center. Click here for a map. Festivities will be from 1-3:30 p.m.

For tickets, call the UD ticket office at 302.831.2257. Ask for section H or I.


We hope to see you at the games!