1987 NCAA Division II football season
|1987 NCAA Division II football season|
|Regular season||August – November 1987|
|Playoffs||November 28 – December 12, 1987|
|Championship game||December 12, 1987|
|National Championship||Braly Municipal Stadium
|Champions||Troy State (2)|
|Division II football season
The 1987 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 1987, and concluded with the NCAA Division II Football Championship on December 12, 1987 at Braly Municipal Stadium in Florence, Alabama, hosted by the University of North Alabama. The Troy State Trojans defeated the Portland State Vikings, 31–17, to win their second Division II national title.
Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association – Winston-Salem State
|1987 NCAA Division II National
Football Championship playoffs
|Finals Site||Braly Municipal Stadium
|Champions||Troy State (2nd title)|
|Runner-Up||Portland State (1st championship game)|
The 1987 NCAA Division II Football Championship playoffs were the 15th single-elimination tournament to determine the national champion of men's NCAA Division II college football. The championship game was held at Braly Municipal Stadium in Florence, Alabama for the first time.
Braly Municipal Stadium
- "1987 NCAA Division II National Football Championship Bracket". NCAA. NCAA.org. p. 13. Retrieved January 4, 2014.