1984 NCAA Division II football season
|1984 NCAA Division II football season|
|Regular season||August – November 1984|
|National Championship||Palm Bowl
|Division II football season
The 1984 NCAA Division II football season, part of college football in the United States organized by the National Collegiate Athletic Association at the Division II level, began in August 1984, and concluded with the NCAA Division II Football Championship on December 8, 1984 at McAllen Veterans Memorial Stadium in McAllen, Texas. During the game's five-year stretch in McAllen, the "City of Palms", it was referred to as the Palm Bowl. The Troy State Trojans defeated the North Dakota State Bison, 18–17, to win their first Division II national title.
Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association – Norfolk State
|1984 NCAA Division II National
Football Championship playoffs
|Finals Site||Veterans Stadium
|Champions||Troy State (1st title)|
|Runner-Up||North Dakota State (3rd championship game)|
The 1984 NCAA Division II Football Championship playoffs were the 12th single-elimination tournament to determine the national champion of men's NCAA Division II college football. The championship game was held at McAllen Veterans Memorial Stadium in McAllen, Texas for the fourth consecutive time.
McAllen Veterans Memorial Stadium
|North Dakota State||31|
|North Dakota State||25|
|Northwest Missouri State||15|
|North Dakota State||17|
|Central State (OH)||21|
- "1984 NCAA Division II National Football Championship Bracket" (PDF). NCAA. NCAA.org. p. 13. Retrieved January 4, 2014.