1980 NCAA Division I-AA football season
|1980 NCAA Division I-AA season|
|Regular season||August – November 1980|
|Playoffs||December 13–20, 1980|
|National Championship||Charles C. Hughes Stadium, Sacramento, CA|
|Champions||Boise State Broncos|
|Division I-AA football season
The 1980 NCAA Division I-AA football season, part of college football in the United States organized by the National Collegiate Athletic Association at the Division I Football Championship Subdivision level, began in August 1980, and concluded with the National Championship Game of the NCAA Division I Football Championship on December 20, 1980, at Charles C. Hughes Stadium in Sacramento, California. The Boise State Broncos won their first I-AA championship, defeating the defending national champion Eastern Kentucky Colonels by a final score of 31−29.
Big Sky Conference – Boise State
NCAA Division I-AA Playoff bracket
|National Championship Game
Charles C. Hughes Stadium
* Denotes host institution
- "1980 NCAA Division I Football Championship". NCAA. NCAA.org. p. 14. Retrieved December 21, 2013.