The 1991 NCAA Division III football season, part of the college football season organized by the NCAA at the Division III level in the United States, began in August 1991, and concluded with the NCAA Division III Football Championship, also known as the Stagg Bowl, in December 1991 at Hawkins Stadium in Bradenton, Florida. The Ithaca Bombers won their third Division III championship by defeating the Dayton Flyers, 34−20.[1]

Conference changes and new programsEdit

School 1990 Conference 1991 Conference
UAB New Program D-III Independent
Charleston Southern New Program D-III Independent

Conference championsEdit

Conference champions


The 1991 NCAA Division III Football Championship playoffs were the 19th annual single-elimination tournament to determine the national champion of men's NCAA Division III college football. The championship Stagg Bowl game was held at Hawkins Stadium in Bradenton, Florida for the second time. Like the previous six tournaments, this year's bracket featured sixteen teams.[2]

Playoff bracketEdit

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Hawkins Stadium
Bradenton, Florida
 Ithaca 31  
 Glassboro State 10  
   Ithaca 35  
   Union (NY) 23  
 Union (NY) 55
 Massachusetts–Lowell 16  
   Ithaca 49  
   Susquehanna 13  
 Lycoming 18  
 Washington & Jefferson 16  
   Lycoming 24
   Susquehanna 31  
 Susquehanna 21
 Dickinson 20  
   Ithaca 34
   Dayton 20
 St. John's (MN) 75  
 Coe 2  
   Saint John's (MN) 29
   Wisconsin–La Crosse 10  
 Wisconsin–La Crosse 28
 Simpson 13  
   Saint John's (MN) 7
   Dayton 19  
 Allegheny 24*  
 Albion 21  
   Allegheny 25
   Dayton 28*  
 Dayton 27
 Baldwin Wallace 10  

See alsoEdit


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