1993 NCAA Division I-AA football season

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1993 NCAA Division I-AA season
Duration August – November 1993
Playoff
Duration November 27 – December 18, 1993
Championship site Joan C. Edwards Stadium, Huntington, WV
Champion Youngstown State Penguins
Payton Award Doug NussmeierQB (Idaho)
Division I-AA football season

The 1993 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 1993, and concluded with the National Championship Game of the NCAA Division I Football Championship on December 18, 1993, at Joan C. Edwards Stadium in Huntington, West Virginia. The Youngstown State Penguins won their second I-AA championship, defeating the Marshall Thundering Herd by a final score of 17−5, a home game for Marshall.[1]

Conference standings[edit]

1993 Southern Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Georgia Southern ^ 7 1 0     10 3 0
Marshall ^ 6 2 0     11 4 0
Western Carolina 5 3 0     6 5 0
Furman 4 4 0     5 5 1
The Citadel 4 3 0     7 5 0
Appalachian State 5 2 0     6 5 0
East Tennessee State 1 6 0     2 9 0
Chattanooga 4 2 0     6 5 0
VMI 1 5 0     4 7 0
† – Conference champion
^ – FCS playoff participant

Conference champions[edit]

Conference Champions

American West ConferenceSouthern Utah and UC Davis
Big Sky Conference – Montana
Gateway Football Conference – Northern Iowa
Ivy League – Penn
Metro Atlantic Athletic ConferenceIona
Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference – Howard Bison
Ohio Valley Conference – Eastern Kentucky
Patriot League – Lehigh
Pioneer Football LeagueDayton
Southern Conference – Georgia Southern
Southland Conference – McNeese State
Southwestern Athletic Conference – Southern
Yankee Conference – Boston University

Postseason[edit]

NCAA Division I-AA Playoff bracket[edit]

  First Round
November 27
Campus Sites
Quarterfinals
December 4
Campus Sites
Semifinals
December 11
Campus Sites
National Championship Game
December 18
Edwards Stadium
Huntington, WV
                             
 Eastern Kentucky 12  
 Georgia Southern* 14  
   Georgia Southern 14  
   Youngstown State* 34  
 Central Florida 30
 Youngstown State* 56  
   Youngstown State* 35  
   Idaho 16  
 Northern Iowa 21  
 Boston U.* 27**  
   Boston U. 14
   Idaho* 21  
 Idaho 34
 Northeast Louisiana* 31  
   Youngstown State 17
   Marshall 5
 Delaware 49  
 Montana* 48  
   Delaware 31
   Marshall* 34  
 Howard 14
 Marshall* 28*  
   Marshall* 24
   Troy State 21  
 William & Mary 28  
 McNeese State* 34  
   McNeese State* 28
   Troy State 35  
 Stephen F. Austin 20
 Troy State* 42  

* Denotes host institution

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1993 NCAA Division I Football Championship". NCAA. NCAA.org. p. 15. Retrieved December 28, 2013.