BUIES CREEK – Game times for all six of Campbell’s 2019 home football dates at Barker-Lane Stadium have been announced.
Campbell’s 2019 home debut against Shaw on September 7, as well as its September 21 matchup with former PFL foe Davidson, CU’s 2019 Family Weekend, will kick off at 6:00 p.m.
In the Camels’ Big South opener vs. Presbyterian, kickoff is slated for 1:00 p.m., with Campbell’s Homecoming bout against Hampton set for a 4:00 p.m. start.
Campbell’s final two dates, November 9 against Kennesaw State and its November 16 home regular season finale opposite Monmouth, are also scheduled for 1:00 p.m.
Season tickets remain on sale for the 2019 season. Tickets are available in person at the CU Athletics Ticket Office, located at the John W. Pope Jr. Convocation Center, and by phone, at (910) 893-1459.
Campbell finished 2018 at 6-5 overall and 1-4 in its inaugural Big South season. With six wins, the Camels secured back-to-back winning seasons for the first time in the program’s modern era (since 2008), and tied an overall program record for victories.
For the third straight season, Campbell broke its overall attendance record (35,405), while resetting Barker-Lane Stadium’s single-game mark with 6,712 for its Homecoming tilt vs. Gardner-Webb.
In addition, seven Camels were named to All-Big South teams, with freshman wide receiver Caleb Snead and redshirt junior punter Brad Dennis headlining the league’s first team. Snead was also named First Team Freshman All-America.
The Camels led the FCS in fewest passing yards allowed per game (122.5), while ranking 25th in total defense (335.4 yards per game). CU also ranked in the FCS’ top-10 in fewest sacks allowed (0.82 per game), finishing the year sixth.
Campbell returns nine offensive and defensive starters each in 2019.