1990 NCAA Division II football season

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The 1990 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 1990, and concluded with the NCAA Division II Football Championship on December 8, 1990 at Braly Municipal Stadium in Florence, Alabama, hosted by the University of North Alabama. The North Dakota State Bison defeated the Indiana (PA) Crimson Hawks, 51–11, to win their fifth Division II national title.[1]

The Harlon Hill Trophy was awarded to Chris Simdorn, quarterback from North Dakota State.

Conference standings[edit]

1990 Lone Star Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
East Texas State ^ 7 0 0     10 3 0
Angelo State 5 2 0     7 3 0
Eastern New Mexico 5 2 0     6 4 0
Texas A&I 5 2 0     6 4 0
Central State 3 4 0     4 6 0
Cameron 1 6 0     2 8 0
Abilene Christian 1 6 0     1 9 0
West Texas State 1 6 0     1 10 0
† – Conference champion
^ – Division II playoff participant


1990 Missouri Intercollegiate Athletic Association football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Pittsburg State ^ 9 0 0     12 1 0
NE Missouri State ^ 8 1 0     9 2 0
SE Missouri State 7 2 0     7 3 0
Central Missouri State 5 4 0     5 5 0
Missouri Southern State 4 5 0     4 5 0
Washburn 4 5 0     4 6 0
Southwest Baptist 4 5 0     4 6 0
NW Missouri State 2 7 0     2 8 1
Missouri Western State 2 7 0     2 8 0
Missouri-Rolla 1 8 0     1 10 0
† – Conference champion
^ – Division II playoff participant


Conference summaries[edit]

Conference Champions

Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association – Winston-Salem State
Gulf South Conference – Mississippi College
Lone Star Conference – East Texas State
Midwest Intercollegiate Football ConferenceGrand Valley State
Missouri Intercollegiate Athletic Association – Pittsburg State
North Central Conference – North Dakota State
Northern California Athletic Conference – UC Davis
Northern Intercollegiate Conference – Minnesota–Duluth, Northern State, and Southwest Minnesota State
Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference – Millersville (East), Indiana (PA) (West)
Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference – Colorado Mesa
South Atlantic Conference – Carson-Newman
Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference – Alabama A&M
Western Football League – Cal Poly–SLO and Cal State Northridge

Postseason[edit]

1990 NCAA Division II National
Football Championship playoffs
Teams 16
Finals Site Braly Municipal Stadium
Florence, AL
Champions North Dakota State (5th title)
Runner-Up Indiana (PA) (1st championship game)
Semifinalists Mississippi College
Pittsburg State

The 1990 NCAA Division II Football Championship playoffs were the 18th 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 fifth time.

Playoff bracket[edit]

  First round
Campus sites
Quarterfinals
Campus sites
Semifinals
Campus sites
Championship
Braly Municipal Stadium
Florence, AL
                             
 Mississippi College 70  
 Wofford 19  
   Mississippi College 14  
 
   Jacksonville State 7  
 Jacksonville State 38
 North Alabama 14  
   Mississippi College 8  
   Indiana (PA) 27  
 Indiana (PA) 48  
 Winston-Salem State 0  
   Indiana (PA) 14
 
   Edinboro 7  
 Edinboro 38
 Virginia Union 14  
   Indiana (PA) 11
   North Dakota State 51
 North Dakota State 17  
 Northern Colorado 7  
   North Dakota State 47
 
   Cal Poly–SLO 0  
 Cal Poly–SLO 14
 Cal State Northridge 7  
   North Dakota State 39
   Pittsburg State 29  
 Pittsburg State 59  
 Northeast Missouri State 3  
   Pittsburg State 60
 
   East Texas State 28  
 East Texas State 20
 Grand Valley State 14  

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1990 NCAA Division II National Football Championship Bracket". NCAA. NCAA.org. p. 13. Retrieved January 4, 2014.