Delaware State Tops VMI 24-21 in Blount’s Debut

Kermit Blount made a memorable debut as head coach of the Delaware State football team. In a game marked by a more than one hour delay to start the second half due to lightning, Blount led the Hornets to a 24-21 victory over VMI in the season opener for each team before 6,209 fans at Foster Stadium this afternoon. Nick …

Staff ReportsDelaware State Tops VMI 24-21 in Blount’s Debut

Delaware State Opens Spring Football Practice

Kermit Blount dusted off his whistle and conducted his first practice as Delaware State University’s head football coach when the Hornets began spring drills at Alumni Stadium on Friday. Blount, who was introduced as DSU’s new coach Feb. 4, was eager to get things going as he began the process of sifting through the team’s roster. “This year’s spring camp …

Staff ReportsDelaware State Opens Spring Football Practice

Delaware State Names Kermit Blount Football Coach

Delaware State University today named Kermit Blount head football coach. Blount spent 17 seasons coaching Winston-Salem State before resigning in November 2009. Blount went 91-87-3 at the North Carolina university, from which he graduated in 1980. The Virginia native won his 90th career game in 2008 when the Rams beat Delaware State 27-26 Read the full story at: Hornets name …

Staff ReportsDelaware State Names Kermit Blount Football Coach

Former Winston-Salem State Football Coach Embraces New Role

Kermit Blount lead the Winston-Salem State University football team for seventeen years, built CIAA championship teams, and saw the program make an attempt to move up to Division I. But his work was cut short earlier this year, when WSSU athletic director Billy Hayes reassigned Blount within the program. But Blount isn’t complaining. From the Winston-Salem Journal: “I’ve had my …

Staff ReportsFormer Winston-Salem State Football Coach Embraces New Role

James Webster, Kermit Blount Resign

You’ve got to believe that the resignations of head football coaches James Webster and Kermit Blount have more to do with executive influence than success on the football field.

Staff ReportsJames Webster, Kermit Blount Resign