2020 NAIA FCS Semifinals Pairings Announced

2020 NAIA FCS Semifinals Pairings Announced

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – [FCS Schedule ] The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) announced the final field and the pairings for the Semifinals of the NAIA Football Championship Series (FCS) on Saturday. The 4-team event will continue next Saturday, May 1st at the higher seed of each matchup.

The full field features 12 automatic qualifiers and four at-large berths. In order to qualify for an automatic bid, teams must win their conference regular-season title. At-large berths were determined by the NAIA Football National Selection Committee. Teams earning an at-large berth must be ranked in the Top 20 of the final NAIA Coaches' Top 25 poll, which can be accessed here.

The 65th NAIA Football National Championship will take place in Ruston, La., at Eddie G. Robinson Stadium on Monday, May 10. The city of Ruston, La. will host the championship for the second season for more information on the 2020 NAIA Football National Championship, click here. 


2020 NAIA Football Championship Series – Quarterfinal Schedule

Saturday, May 1st | Campus Sites

Game 1 – Northwestern (Iowa) (10-1) at Morningside (Iowa) (10-0)

Game 2 – Keiser (Fla.) (9-0) at Lindsey Wilson (Ky.) (9-0)

Championship Information

NAIA Football Championship


November 20, 27, December 4, 2021
Football Championship Series
Campus Sites

December 18, 2021
Durham County Memorial Stadium | Durham, N.C.