Delaware, University of

Location: Newark, DE
Founded: 1743
Primary Athletic Conference: Colonial Athletic Association
Nickname: Blue Hens
Colors: Delaware Blue, Delaware Yellow
Mascot Name: YoUDee
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Famous Alumni: Rich Gannon (NFL/TV Personality) Mike Kolove (MLB) Kevin Mench (MLB) Bill Cubit (Football Coach) Mike Adams (NFL) Joe Flacco (NFL)
Fun Fact: University of Delaware received its nickname during the revolutionary period. The "Blue Hen" was known for their ferocity and fighting success