1995 NCAA Division II football season
|1995 NCAA Division II football season|
|Regular season||September 2 – November 11, 1995|
|Playoffs||November 18 – December 9, 1995|
|National Championship||Braly Municipal Stadium|
|Harlon Hill Trophy||Ronald McKinnon, North Alabama|
The 1995 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 on September 2, 1995, and concluded with the NCAA Division II Football Championship on December 9, 1995, at Braly Municipal Stadium in Florence, Alabama, hosted by the University of North Alabama. The North Alabama Lions defeated the Pittsburg State Gorillas, 27–7, to win their third consecutive, and overall, Division II national title.
Conference changes and new programs
- Two teams departed Division II for Division I-AA prior to the season.
|Team||1994 conference||1995 conference|
|Arkansas–Monticello||Arkansas Intercollegiate (NAIA)||Gulf South|
|Arkansas Tech||Arkansas Intercollegiate (NAIA)||Gulf South|
|San Francisco State||Northern California||Dropped program|
|Southern Arkansas||Arkansas Intercollegiate (NAIA)||Gulf South|
|Tarleton State||-||Lone Star|
Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association – Virginia State
|1995 NCAA Division II Football Championship|
The 1995 NCAA Division II Football Championship playoffs were the 22nd 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 ninth time.
Braly Municipal Stadium
|North Dakota State||7|
|North Dakota State||41|
|Fort Hays State||28|
|East Texas State||35|
- "1995-1999 North Alabama Schedules". College Football Warehouse. cfbdatawarehouse.com. Archived from the original on 2014-01-06. Retrieved January 6, 2014.
- "1995 NCAA Division II National Football Championship Bracket" (PDF). NCAA. NCAA.org. p. 14. Retrieved January 6, 2014.