1999 NCAA Division III football season

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The 1999 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 1999, and concluded with the NCAA Division III Football Championship, also known as the Stagg Bowl, in December 1999 at Salem Football Stadium in Salem, Virginia. The Pacific Lutheran Lutes won their first Division III championship by defeating the Rowan Profs, 42−13.

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The Gagliardi Trophy, given to the most outstanding player in Division III football, was awarded to Danny Ragsdale, quarterback from Redlands. [1]

Conference standings

1999 American Southwest Conference football standings
Conf  Overall
Team W L    W L 
Hardin–Simmons $^ 70    121 
McMurry  61    72 
Howard Payne  43    55 
Mississippi College  34    64 
Mary Hardin–Baylor  34    46 
Austin  25    37 
Texas Lutheran  25    37 
Sul Ross  16    28 
  • $ Conference champion
  • ^ NCAA Division III playoff participant
1999 Atlantic Central Football Conference standings
Conf  Overall
Team W L    W L 
Frostburg State $ 51    83 
Ferrum  42    64 
Wesley  42    64 
Chowan  24    54 
Greensboro  24    36 
Methodist  24    37 
Salisbury State  24    27 
  • $ Conference champion
1999 Centennial Conference football standings
Conf  Overall
Team W L    W L 
Western Maryland $^ 70    111 
Ursinus ^ 61    102 
Dickinson  43    64 
Muhlenberg  43    64 
Johns Hopkins  34    46 
Gettysburg  25    37 
Franklin & Marshall  16    28 
Swarthmore  07    18 
  • $ Conference champion
  • ^ NCAA Division III playoff participant
1999 College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin football standings
Conf  Overall
Team W L    W L 
Augustana (IL) $^ 61    92 
Millikin  52    72 
Wheaton (IL)  52    72 
Illinois Wesleyan  43    63 
Carthage  43    54 
North Central (IL)  25    27 
Elmhurst  16    27 
North Park  16    27 
  • $ Conference champion
  • ^ NCAA Division III playoff participant
1999 Freedom Football Conference standings
Conf  Overall
Team W L    W L 
Western Connecticut $^ 60    101 
Plymouth State  42    83 
Springfield (MA)  42    46 
WPI  33    54 
Merchant Marine  24    37 
Norwich  15    46 
Coast Guard  15    19 
  • $ Conference champion
  • ^ NCAA Division III playoff participant
1999 Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference football standings
Conf  Overall
Team W L    W L 
Hanover $^ 70    101 
Wilmington (OH)  61    91 
Wabash  52    55 
Bluffton  43    73 
Franklin (IN)  25    46 
Manchester  25    37 
Anderson (IN)  25    28 
Mount St. Joseph  07    28 
  • $ Conference champion
  • ^ NCAA Division III playoff participant
1999 Illini–Badger Football Conference standings
Conf  Overall
Team W L    W L 
Aurora $ 70    82 
MacMurray  43    64 
Concordia (WI)  43    55 
Lakeland  43    55 
Benedictine (IL)  34    64 
Greenville  34    55 
Eureka  34    46 
Concordia (IL)  07    28 
  • $ Conference champion
1999 Iowa Intercollegiate Athletic Conference football standings
Conf  Overall
Team W L    W L 
Wartburg $^ 100    101 
Central (IA) ^ 91    102 
Buena Vista  73    73 
Simpson  64    64 
Upper Iowa  64    64 
Coe  46    46 
Loras  46    46 
William Penn  37    37 
Cornell (IA)  37    37 
Luther  28    28 
Dubuque  19    18 
  • $ Conference champion
  • ^ NCAA Division III playoff participant
1999 Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association football standings
Conf  Overall
Team W L    W L 
Alma +^ 51    82 
Albion + 51    63 
Hope + 51    54 
Defiance  33    45 
Kalamazoo  24    36 
Adrian  15    27 
Olivet  06    09 
  • + Conference co-champions
  • ^ NCAA Division III playoff participant
1999 Middle Atlantic Conference football standings
Conf  Overall
Team W L    W L 
Commonwealth
Susquehanna x 41    73 
Juniata  32    64 
Widener  32    64 
Albright  23    37 
Lebanon Valley  23    28 
Moravian  14    28 
Freedom
Lycoming x^ 40    91 
Wilkes  31    74 
Fairleigh Dickinson–Florham  22    55 
King's (PA)  13    55 
Delaware Valley  04    28 
  • x Division champion/co-champions
  • ^ NCAA Division III playoff participant
1999 Midwest Conference football standings
Conf  Overall
Team W L    W L 
St. Norbert $^ 90    92 
Grinnell  72    73 
Beloit  63    73 
Ripon  63    64 
Carroll (WI)  45    55 
Lake Forest  45    55 
Lawrence  36    37 
Knox  27    37 
Illinois College  27    28 
Monmouth (IL)  27    28 
  • $ Conference champion
  • ^ NCAA Division III playoff participant
1999 Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference football standings
Conf  Overall
TeamW L T  W L T
Saint John's (MN) $^810  1120
Bethel (MN) 720  820
St. Thomas (MN) 720  730
Gustavus Adolphus 630  730
Concordia–Moorhead 630  640
Augsburg 540  640
St. Olaf 360  370
Carleton 180  280
Hamline 180  280
Macalester 180  280
  • $ Conference champion
  • ^ NCAA Division III playoff participant
1999 New England Football Conference standings
Conf  Overall
Team W L    W L 
Blue Division
Salve Regina x 60    83 
Curry  51    73 
MIT  42    64 
Nichols  33    63 
UMass Dartmouth  24    37 
UMass–Boston  15    19 
Western New England  06    27 
Red Division
Bridgewater State x^ 60    101 
Massachusetts Maritime  51    82 
Fitchburg State  42    64 
Westfield State  33    46 
Maine Maritime  24    36 
Worcester State  16    19 
Framingham State  06    28 
  • x Division champion/co-champions
  • ^ NCAA Division III playoff participant
1999 New Jersey Athletic Conference football standings
Conf  Overall
Team W L    W L 
Montclair State $^ 50    92 
Rowan ^ 41    122 
TCNJ  32    45 
New Jersey City  23    37 
William Paterson  14    28 
Kean  05    09 
  • $ Conference champion
  • ^ NCAA Division III playoff participant
1999 North Coast Athletic Conference football standings
Conf  Overall
Team W L    W L 
Wittenberg $^ 60    111 
Allegheny  42    82 
Ohio Wesleyan  42    82 
Wooster  42    82 
Denison  24    46 
Earlham  16    28 
Kenyon  06    19 
Wabash  00    55 
Hiram  00    010 
Oberlin  00    010 
  • $ Conference champion
  • ^ NCAA Division III playoff participant
1999 Northwest Conference football standings
Conf  Overall
Team W L    W L 
Willamette $^ 50    74 
Pacific Lutheran ^ 41    131 
Linfield  32    63 
Whitworth  23    55 
Puget Sound  14    18 
Lewis & Clark  05    09 
  • $ Conference champion
  • ^ NCAA Division III playoff participant
1999 Ohio Athletic Conference football standings
Conf  Overall
Team W L    W L 
Mount Union $^ 90    121 
Ohio Northern ^ 81    112 
John Carroll  63    73 
Otterbein  63    73 
Baldwin–Wallace  63    64 
Heidelberg  45    46 
Muskingum  27    37 
Capital  27    28 
Marietta  27    28 
Hiram  09    010 
  • $ Conference champion
  • ^ NCAA Division III playoff participant
Rankings from D3football.com
1999 Presidents' Athletic Conference football standings
Conf  Overall
Team W L    W L 
Washington & Jefferson $^ 40    93 
Grove City  31    64 
Waynesburg  22    54 
Bethany (WV)  13    46 
Thiel  04    37 
  • $ Conference champion
  • ^ NCAA Division III playoff participant
1999 Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference football standings
Conf  Overall
Team W L    W L 
Redlands $ 50    72 
La Verne  41    72 
Cal Lutheran  32    36 
Claremont-Mudd  23    54 
Occidental  14    27 
Whittier  05    09 
  • $ Conference champion
1999 Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference football standings
Conf  Overall
Team W L    W L 
Trinity (TX) $^ 60    121 
Rhodes  42    63 
Sewanee  42    64 
Centre  33    55 
DePauw  33    55 
Millsaps  15    28 
Rose–Hulman  06    28 
  • $ Conference champion
  • ^ NCAA Division III playoff participant
1999 St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference football standings
Conf  Overall
Team W L    W L 
Westminster (MO) + 21    82 
MacMurray + 21    64 
Greenville + 21    55 
Blackburn  03    28 
  • + Conference co-champions
1999 NCAA Division III independents football records
Conf  Overall
Team W L    W L 
Pomona-Pitzer      71 
Westminster (MO)      82 
Buffalo State      73 
Maryville (TN)      73 
Thomas More      73 
Ithaca      74 
Alfred      64 
Brockport      64 
Hartwick      64 
Chapman      54 
Cortland      55 
Menlo      45 
Mount Ida      34 
Principia      35 
Maranatha Baptist      26 
Colorado College      27 
St. John Fisher      18 

Conference champions

Conference champions

Postseason

The 1999 NCAA Division III Football Championship playoffs were the 27th 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 seventh time. This was the first bracket to feature 28 teams after expanding from the previous format of 16 teams in place from 1985 to 1998. With the new format, four teams were given byes to the second round. [2]

Playoff bracket

First Round
Campus Sites
Second Round
Campus Sites
Quarterfinals
Campus Sites
Semifinals
Campus Sites
National Championship Game
Salem Football Stadium
Salem, Virginia
Mount Union 42
Augustana (IL) 39 Augustana (IL)33
St. Norbert 32Mount Union56
Ohio Northern 56 Ohio Northern31
Hanover 14Ohio Northern58
Wittenberg 42 Wittenberg24
Alma 19 Mount Union17
Rowan24*
West. Conn. State 24
Montclair State 37Montclair State32
Buffalo State 34 Montclair State13
Rowan 29Rowan42
RPI 10Rowan55
Ursinus 43 Ursinus0
Bridgewater State 38 Rowan13
Pacific Lutheran42
Wartburg 14
Pacific Lutheran 28Pacific Lutheran 49
Willamette 24Pacific Lutheran19
Central (IA) 38 Saint John's (MN)9
UW–La Crosse 17 Central (IA)9
Saint John's (MN) 23Saint John's (MN)10
UW–Stevens Point 10Pacific Lutheran49
Trinity (TX)28
Trinity (TX) 20
Western Maryland 20 McDaniel16
Catholic University 16Trinity (TX)40
Hardin–Simmons 28 Hardin–Simmons33
Washington (MO) 21Hardin–Simmons51
Wash. & Jefferson 14 Wash. & Jefferson3
Lycoming 7

* Overtime

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References

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  2. "1999 NCAA Division III National Football Championship Bracket" (PDF). NCAA. NCAA.org. p. 14. Retrieved November 26, 2014.