1983–84 NCAA football bowl games

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1983–84 NCAA football bowl games
1983 Bowls-USA-states.PNG
Number of bowl games per state.
Season 1983
Regular season September 3–December 3
Number of bowls 16
Bowl games December 10, 1983 –
January 2, 1984
National Championship 1984 Orange Bowl
Location of Championship Miami Orange Bowl,
Miami, Florida
Champions Miami Hurricanes
Bowl Record by Conference
Conference Bowls Record Final AP Poll
Independents 7 5–2 (0.714) 5
SEC 7 5–2 (0.714) 4
Big Ten 4 1–3 (0.250) 4
Big Eight 3 1–2 (0.333) 1
SWC 3 0–3 (0.000) 2
WAC 2 2–0 (1.000) 2
Pac-10 2 1–1 (0.500) 1
ACC 2 0–2 (0.000) 1
MAC 1 1–0 (1.000) 0
Big West 1 0–1 (0.000) 0
Number of bowl teams per state.

The 1983–84 Bowl season featured 16 games starting early in December and ending on January 2, 1984. The Tangerine Bowl was renamed the Florida Citrus Bowl.

Bowl Games[edit]

NOTE: Rankings used are the final regular season AP Rankings whenever noted

Independence Bowl[edit]

California Bowl[edit]

Main article: 1983 California Bowl

Florida Citrus Bowl[edit]

All-American Bowl[edit]

Holiday Bowl[edit]

Main article: 1983 Holiday Bowl

Sun Bowl[edit]

Main article: 1983 Sun Bowl

Aloha Bowl[edit]

Main article: 1983 Aloha Bowl

Liberty Bowl[edit]

Main article: 1983 Liberty Bowl

Gator Bowl[edit]

Main article: 1983 Gator Bowl

Peach Bowl[edit]

Main article: 1983 Peach Bowl

Bluebonnet Bowl[edit]

Main article: 1983 Bluebonnet Bowl

Sugar Bowl[edit]

Main article: 1984 Sugar Bowl

Cotton Bowl Classic[edit]

Orange Bowl[edit]

Main article: 1984 Orange Bowl

Fiesta Bowl[edit]

Main article: 1984 Fiesta Bowl

Rose Bowl[edit]

Main article: 1984 Rose Bowl

Final rankings[edit]