Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks Football Tickets
Team: Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks Football
League: NCAA Football Bowl Subdivision, Sun Belt Conference
Home Games: JPS Field at Malone Stadium
Conference Titles: 4
All-Time Greats: Joe Profit, Stan Humphries, Roosevelt Potts, Bubby Brister, Chris Harris
Rivals: Louisiana, Louisiana Tech, Northwestern State
Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks Football Tickets1931 was the first season the Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks Football team played intercollegiate football. Originally, the team was competing as a junior college and was called the Northeast Louisiana Indians. In 1951 and 1952, it played as an independent team. During 1953-1971, it was a member of the Gulf States Conference. In 2001, it became a member of the Sun Belt Conference. The Warhawks plays its home games at JPS Field at Malone Stadium in Monroe, La. Its record includes four conference titles and one claimed national title. Its biggest rival is Lafayette. When the two teams face-off, the game is known as Battle on the Bayou, and the winner receives a wooden boot-shaped trophy plus bragging rights. One of the team's most notable former players is Joe Profit. Several former players have been drafted or signed as undrafted free agents by the NFL. StubHub is your source for Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks Football tickets.
Where does the Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks play?All home Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks football games take place at JPS Field at Malone Stadium in Monroe, La. The stadium was opened on Sept. 16, 1978, and has a capacity of 27,617. It was renovated in 2008 and 2014. On Sept. 21, 2012, a record-setting crowd attended the game against Baylor. The latest round of renovations took place in 2016 when a Hall of Fame area was added as well as a new locker room, coaches’ offices and patios.
Who is Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks football’s head coach?In 2016, Matt Viator became the head coach of the Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks Football team. Viator came to the Warhawks organization with 30 years in previous coaching experience at the high school and college levels. At the college level, he has an overall record of 92–55. He has taken teams to the NCAA D-I playoffs but is 0–5. He does four championships in the Southland Conference. He has also been awarded the SLC Coach of the Year award three times.
Who are some notable players from the Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks football team?A few former Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks football players have had professional careers in the NFL. Joe Profit is one of the most notable Warhawks. He was drafted in the first round of the NFL Draft. He played for the Atlanta Falcons as a running back. He was also a member of the New Orleans Saints. Stan Humphries, Roosevelt Potts and Bubby Brister are three other notable Warhawks. Humphries played for the Washington Redskins and San Diego Chargers while Potts played for three NFL from 1993 to 1998.
How is the tailgating scene at Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks football?Tailgating is considered an important part of the game day experience for home Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks football games. Traditionally, tailgating took place at the area named The Grove. At the end of the 2018, the area was demolished so that a new and improved tailgating space could be built. The new The Grove is expected to consist of concrete flooring for easier parking, walking and tailgating as well as amenities like electric outlets. Tailgating spaces can still be reserved, and RVs will still be allowed.
What are the top games this year for Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks football?Three top games include any one of Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks' rivals. When Louisiana-Monroe plays against Lafayette, it is particularly intense because the rivalry extends beyond football. Three other games to consider attending in 2019 at JPS Field at Malone Stadium are when Georgia State, Arkansas State and Memphis stop by.
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