HAMPTON, Va. – As the calendar flips to July, Hampton University has officially joined the Big South Conference. The Pirates join USC Upstate as new conference members for the 2018-19 season. They will begin competition immediately.
Founded in 1983, the Big South Conference is comprised of 11 member institutions sharing a common geographic region, academic values and purposes. The league sponsors 19 championship sports involving over 4,200 student-athletes.