Hampton now has won seven of the last nine meetings between the teams and is 28-13 all-time against the Hornets.
Jaylian Williamson found Shakim Alonzo with a 21-yard pass for the game's first score less than five minutes into the game, but Delaware State (0-5, 0-2 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference) answered with Mike Waters' 2-yard run for a score barely three minutes later.
Prevost kicked a 35-yard field goal as time expired in the first half to give Hampton (2-3, 2-1) the lead for good, 17-14, and added an insurance field goal in the third period from 32-yards out.
Hampton limited the Hornets' rushing game to just 53 yards on 32 carries.
American team takes NFLPA Collegiate Bowl
Despite the loss, Slippery Rock's Wes Hills was selected the game MVP after running 78 yards and a touchdown on 10 carries for the National team.
Brett Rypien, Easton Stick help West beat East in Shrine Game
Brett Rypien and Easton Stick each threw a touchdown pass to help the West beat the East 21-17 in the East-West Shrine Game on Saturday.
UConn AD won't rule out cutting some sports amid $40M budget gap
Amid a $40 million athletic budget gap, UConn athletic airector David Benedict said the school could consider eliminating some sports.
Presidents of Texas, Texas A&M support renewing rivalry
The university presidents for both Texas and Texas A&M told the Austin American-Statesman on Friday that they're "supportive" of renewing the rivalry between the two football teams.
Jury convicts former Utah State player Torrey Green of rape charges
A jury Friday found former Utah State University player Torrey Green guilty of sexually assaulting six women while he was in college. Sentencing is scheduled for March 27.
Former Georgia DB Deangelo Gibbs transferring to Tennessee
Former Georgia defensive back Deangelo Gibbs is transferring to Tennessee.