The Monmouth Hawks football program is the intercollegiate American football team for the Monmouth University located in the U.S. state of New Jersey. The team competes in the NCAA Division I Football Championship Subdivision as an Independent starting in 2013 before joining the Big South Conference in 2014. The school's first football team was fielded in 1993. The team plays its home games at the 4,000 seat Kessler Field. They are coached by Kevin Callahan.