Hampton, VA (SportsNetwork.com) - Hampton will play five times at home as it tries to build off coach Connell Maynor's first season last year.

In an 11-game schedule announced Monday, Hampton will face Kentucky State (Sept. 5) and Richmond (Sept. 12) in non-conference action at Armstrong Stadium and then Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference opponents North Carolina A&T (Oct. 3), Delaware State (Oct. 10, Homecoming) and Florida A&M (Nov. 7).

Hampton's rivalry game against Howard will be played on Sept. 18 at RFK Stadium in Washington.

Last year, the Pirates finished 3-9 in Maynor's first season.

2015 Hampton Football Schedule

Sept. 5, Kentucky State, 6 p.m.

Sept. 12, Richmond, 6 p.m.

Sept. 18, Howard* (RFK Stadium in Washington)

Sept. 26, at Norfolk State*

Oct. 3, North Carolina A&T*

Oct. 10, Delaware State* (Homecoming)

Oct. 17, at Morgan State*

Oct. 24, at William & Mary

Oct. 31, at South Carolina State*

Nov. 7, Florida A&M*

Nov. 14, at Savannah State*

* - MEAC game