Saquan Hampton is a three-year starter at free safety at Rutgers University. In 2018 following his redshirt senior year in which he served as team captain, Hampton received All-Big Ten honorable mention honors, and was given the Homer Hazel Award as Rutgers' team MVP.
Hampton played in 39 games in his four years with the program. He totaled five interceptions, 24 pass deflections and 177 combined tackles in his collegiate career, including 16 pass defenses in 2018 tying him for B1G lead among safeties. His 1.3 passes defended per game ranked him 11th nationally.
Prior to joining the Scarlet Knights, he was a three-star recruit out of Nottingham High School in Trenton, New Jersey. He was a First Team All-Colonial Valley Conference player who had four interceptions as a senior.