|2006 NCAA Division III football season|
|Regular season||August – November 2006|
The 2006 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 2006, and concluded with the NCAA Division III Football Championship, also known as the Stagg Bowl, in December 2006 at Salem Football Stadium in Salem, Virginia. The Mount Union Purple Raiders won their ninth Division III championship by defeating the Wisconsin–Whitewater Warhawks, 35−16. This was the second of seven straight championship games between Mount Union (3 wins) and Wisconsin–Whitewater (4 wins) and the second straight win for Mount Union.
Conference champions[edit | edit source]
Postseason[edit | edit source]
The 2006 NCAA Division III Football Championship playoffs were the 34th 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 Salem Football Stadium in Salem, Virginia for the 14th time.
Playoff bracket[edit | edit source]
|National Championship Game|
Salem Football Stadium
|Wheaton (IL)||42||Wheaton (IL)||3|
|Mount St. Joseph||28||Mount Union||17|
|North Central (IL)||35||Capital||14|
|Concordia Wisconsin||6||North Central (IL)||13|
|Wilkes||42||St. John Fisher||14|
|Washington & Lee||0||Wilkes||14|
|St. John Fisher||49||St. John Fisher||31|
|Union (NY)||21||St. John Fisher||27|
|Carnegie Mellon||21||Carnegie Mellon||0|
|Washington & Jefferson||27||Mary Hardin–Baylor||28|
|Christopher Newport||23||Washington & Jefferson||27|
|Mary Hardin–Baylor||33||Mary Hardin–Baylor||30|
|Wisconsin–La Crosse||28||Wisconsin–La Crosse||21|
|Whitworth||27||Saint John's (MN)||14|
|Saint John's (MN)||21||Saint John's (MN)||21|
See also[edit | edit source]
- 2006 NCAA Division I FBS football season
- 2006 NCAA Division I FCS football season
- 2006 NCAA Division II football season
References[edit | edit source]
- "All-Time Division III Football Championship Records". NCAA. NCAA.org. pp. 4-15. http://fs.ncaa.org/Docs/stats/football_champs_records/2013/d3/champ.pdf. Retrieved November 30, 2014.
- "2006 NCAA Division III National Football Championship Bracket". NCAA. NCAA.org. pp. 15. http://fs.ncaa.org/Docs/stats/football_champs_records/2013/d3/champ.pdf. Retrieved November 30, 2014.