|Delta State Statesmen and Lady Statesmen|
|University||Delta State University|
|Athletic director||Mike Kinnison|
|Varsity teams||15 (8 men's, 7 women's)|
|Football stadium||Parker Field at McCool Stadium|
|Basketball arena||Walter Sillers Coliseum|
|Baseball stadium||Harvey Stadium at Ferriss Field|
|Softball stadium||University Field|
|Soccer stadium||Delta Field|
|Aquatics center||Ronald G. Mayers Aquatics Center|
|Tennis venue||Cleveland Country Club|
|Colors||Forest green and white|
|Team NCAA championships|
The Delta State Statesmen and Lady Statesmen are the athletic teams that represent Delta State University, located in Cleveland, Mississippi, in intercollegiate sports at the Division II level of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA). The Statesmen have primarily competed in the Gulf South Conference since the 1970–71 academic year.
Delta State competes in 15 intercollegiate varsity sports. Men's sports include baseball, basketball, cheerleading, football, golf, soccer, swimming and diving, and tennis; while women's sports include basketball, cheerleading, cross country, soccer, softball, swimming and diving, and tennis.
- Gulf South Conference (1970–present)
|Men's sports||Women's sports|
|Soccer||Swimming and diving|
|Swimming and diving||Tennis|
|NCAA||Division II||Baseball||2004||Grand Valley State||12–8|
|Statesmen in the Major League Baseball Draft|
|1971||Steve Prestridge||6||Red Sox|
|1973||Mike Payne||1||Red Sox|
|1996||Andre Thompson||39||Red Sox|
|2012||James Hudelson||28||White Sox|
|2012||Brandon Hardin||10||White Sox|
|2013||Garrett Pickens||29||Blue Jays|
For the current season, see 2022 Delta State Statesmen football team.
|Gulf South Conference Champions||1998, 2000, 2007, 2008, 2010, 2011, 2014, 2022|
|NCAA Division II Team Playoff Participants||1998, 2000, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2010, 2011, 2014, 2017, 2022|
|NCAA Division II Regional Championships||2000, 2006, 2010, 2011|
|NCAA Division II National Championships||2000|
The Lady Statesman began play in 1925. They are the only Division II team with 1,000 wins. They play in the Gulf South Conference. Delta State plays their home games at Walter Sillers Coliseum. They have made the NCAA Tournament 27 times, with a record of 57–25. They are coached by Craig Roden. Margaret Wade coached them to three AIAW National titles, while Lloyd Clark coached them to three Division II titles.
NCAA Division II Championships
- George Chesser
- Pete Golding
- Jack Gregory
- Mark Hudspeth
- Anthony Maddox
- Aubrey Matthews
- Wilbur Myers
- Aubrey Rozzell
Women's swimming and diving
- "Mike Kinnison - Director of Athletics". Retrieved January 28, 2023.
- Delta State University Identity Standards Guide (PDF). Retrieved June 12, 2016.
- "Division II Baseball Championship Results" (PDF). NCAA. NCAA.org. Retrieved January 17, 2016.
- "MLB Amateur Draft Picks who came from "Delta State University (Cleveland, MS)"". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved July 15, 2014.
- "2016-2017 Recordbook (Spreads)" (PDF).
- "Women's Basketball".