The Houston Baptist Huskies football program is the intercollegiate American football team for Houston Baptist University located in Houston, Texas, United States. The team currently competes in the NCAA Division I Football Championship Subdivision as a full member of the Southland Conference. Houston Baptist's first football team was fielded in 2013 for a seven game developmental season. The Huskies finished 2013 with a 3-4 record. Since the 2013 games were played during a developmental season, records and statistics are considered unofficial. The team played most of its home games at Crusader Stadium in Houston, Texas that season with one home game being played at BBVA Compass Stadium.
September 6, 2014 marked two firsts. The Huskies played their first game as an FCS team. The game against McMurry University also marked the first game played in Husky Stadium, the new on-campus stadium. The Huskies are coached by Vic Shealy.