MIAC Football Tiebreaker Policy

MIAC Football Code Item 6.1.1 - POLICY FOR TIE BREAKER (revised 5/2012, 5/09, added 5/99)

Ties will be broken in order to select the automatic qualifier to the NCAA playoffs as follows:

1. Head‐to‐Head winner among all teams tied
2. Results against teams not tied as the league leaders in descending order after the tied teams
3. Point differential between tied team
4. Team not in the NCAA playoffs most recently (If a tie still remains, result of head‐to‐head competition between the remaining tied teams will receive the automatic bid.)
5. Highest Massey Rating
6. Coin Flip