1990 NCAA Division II football season

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1990 NCAA Division II football season
Regular season August – November 1990
Playoffs November 17 – December 8, 1990
National Championship Braly Municipal Stadium
Florence, AL
Champion North Dakota State (5)
Harlon Hill Trophy Chris Simdorn, North Dakota State

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,then known as the Indians, 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 and program changes[edit]

School 1990 Conference 1991 Conference
Ashland Heartland MIFC
Butler Heartland MIFC
Central Florida D-II Independent I-AA Independent
Ferris State GLIAC MIFC
Grand Valley State GLIAC MIFC
Hillsdale GLIAC MIFC
Indianapolis Heartland MIFC
Northern Michigan GLIAC MIFC
Saginaw Valley State GLIAC MIFC
Saint Joseph's (IN) Heartland MIFC
Troy State Gulf South D-II Independent
Valparaiso Heartland MIFC
Wayne State GLIAC MIFC

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


1990 Northern California Athletic Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
UC Davis $ 5 0 0     7 3 0
Sonoma State 4 1 0     7 3 0
Chico State 3 2 0     4 6 0
San Francisco State 1 4 0     4 7 0
Humboldt State 1 4 0     2 8 1
Cal State Hayward 1 4 0     2 9 0
  • $ – Conference champion
1990 Western Football Conference standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Cal Poly +^ 4 1 0     10 2 0
Cal State Northridge +^ 4 1 0     7 4 0
Portland State 2 3 0     6 5 0
Santa Clara 2 3 0     6 5 0
Southern Utah State 2 3 0     6 5 0
Sacramento State 1 4 0     4 6 0
  • + – Conference co-champions
  • ^ – 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
Champions
Runner-Up
Semifinalists
Winning Coach
  • championship

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 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" (PDF). NCAA. NCAA.org. p. 13. Retrieved January 4, 2014.