Elon Phoenix Football venues
Elon Phoenix Football Tickets
Team: Elon Phoenix
Division: NCAA Division I
Home Games: Rhodes Stadium
Head Coach: Troy Trisciani
All-Time Greats: Hal Bradley, Jesse Branson, Wes Durham, Billy Devaney, Joey Hackett, Rich McGeorge, Aaron Mellette
Rivalries: James Madison University Dukes, North Carolina Tarheels, North A&T Aggies, Wake Forest Demon Deacons, Delaware Fightin' Blue Hens, University of Richmond Spiders
Elon Phoenix Football TicketsThe Elon Phoenix football team has packed in the crowds with superb gridiron action even before 2014, when Elon's 17 varsity teams joined the NCAA's Division I Colonial Athletic Association. The football program surged to greatness with 2018's total scoring of 268 against its opponents' 260 and rushing 2,450 yards gained against its opponents' 2,122. Add to these statistics the average time of possession of 30:24 versus 29:36 and you can see why fervent football fever strikes every fan during Elon Phoenix home and away games. Elon's first intercollegiate victory occurred on Oct. 23, 1909, during its first intercollegiate football game with a score of 11-6 over Bingham Military. Community devotion to the game runs deep. By 2001, when Rhodes Stadium opened, fans occupied a large percentage of its seating capacity. Join in on the school's noble tradition of football involvement as well as college football's 150th anniversary this year when you grab Elon Phoenix tickets at StubHub.
Where can I get tickets for Elon Phoenix games?For the best seats at Elon Phoenix football games, be sure to purchase your tickets at StubHub and enjoy the FanProtect guarantee. Both the website and app offer great opportunities to get single-game or season tickets to home and away Elon Phoenix games.
What are the top games this year for the Phoenix?A rivalry game is always exciting to follow, so check out Elon's matchups against James Madison University Dukes this season. Bask in the memory of Elon's 2018 on-the-road victory against national finalist JMU. In this matchup, Elon defeated the JMU Dukes 27-24 for its first win against a Top 5 program at Division I level.
Who are some notable players from Elon Phoenix?Ever since Elon's founding in 1889, student athletes have endeavored to make the list of outstanding performers on the field, and notable alumni names include Chad Nkang, Tony Settles, Jimmy Smith, Torrence Williams, Christian Van Sickle, Jack Boone, Hal Bradley, Cameron McGlenn, Joey Hackett, Brandon Ward, Joe West, Terrell Hudgins and Davis Cheek.
What is Elon Phoenix's mascot?Prior to 2000, Elon University's mascot was known as the Fightin' Christians. After a transition in the late 1990s to Division I sports, the school began looking for a more universally appealing name. It turned to the history of the campus fire for inspiration for a new name and a new mascot. Today, the Phoenix mascot is the phoenix bird that commemorates the 1923 fire that nearly destroyed the campus yet failed to destroy the Elon spirit.
Where does Elon Phoenix play?Rhodes Stadium is home field for the Elon Phoenix football team. The building broke ground in 2000 and opened for the 2001 season. The stadium has a seating capacity of 11,250.
What conference does Elon Phoenix belong to?During its rise to Division I in 2000 through 2014, Elon was a member of the SoCon, or Southern Conference. In 2014, the team switched conferences to become a member of the Colonial Athletic Association, or CAA.
What is the tailgating policy?Elon allows tailgating in a designated area, Harper Lot. Alcohol consumption is enforced strictly; participants must be of legal age, and all drinks must be consumed in opaque containers. Clear glass bottles and plastic cups as well as kegs and aluminum cans are not allowed.
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