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I-A Winning Percentage 1869-1991 (123 years)


(Teams not qualifying for the table are listed at the bottom.)

Rank Team name Winning
Percentage
Games
Won
Games
Lost
Games
Tied
Games
Played

1 Notre Dame 0.75920 702 209 40 951
2 Michigan 0.74371 722 238 33 993
3 Alabama 0.72992 669 234 43 946
4 Oklahoma 0.72198 645 233 50 928
5 Texas 0.71289 676 263 31 970
6 Southern Cal 0.70417 616 244 51 911
7 Ohio State 0.69864 641 262 51 954
8 Penn State 0.68973 657 284 42 983
9 Nebraska 0.68744 653 286 40 979
10 Tennessee 0.68379 619 272 53 944

11 Central Michigan 0.64980 470 245 36 751
12 Louisiana State 0.63883 566 310 46 922
13 Army 0.63839 577 316 50 943
14 Washington 0.63753 548 301 49 898
15 Miami-Ohio 0.63673 536 297 41 874
16 Arizona State 0.63248 432 246 24 702
17 Georgia 0.63078 574 325 53 952
18 Florida State 0.62319 293 174 16 483
19 Auburn 0.61559 542 330 45 917
20 Michigan State 0.61207 511 316 43 870

21 Minnesota 0.60895 544 342 41 927
22 Colorado 0.60742 540 343 34 917
23 Louisiana Tech 0.60663 404 256 34 694
24 Bowling Green 0.60303 373 237 50 660
25 Arkansas 0.60226 541 351 37 929
26 Fresno State 0.60224 416 270 28 714
27 Miami-Florida 0.60135 391 256 19 666
28 Georgia Tech 0.60106 544 354 42 940
29 Pittsburgh 0.60000 561 367 42 970
30 Tulsa 0.59900 465 307 26 798

31 Syracuse 0.59577 567 377 48 992
32 UCLA 0.59302 415 279 37 731
33 Southern Miss 0.59143 402 274 24 700
34 Clemson 0.59126 512 347 45 904
35 Texas A&M 0.59067 527 358 47 932
36 Arizona 0.58771 443 306 32 781
37 West Virginia 0.58716 541 374 43 958
38 Florida 0.58672 471 326 39 836
39 Stanford 0.58652 468 323 47 838
40 North Texas 0.58443 341 238 31 610

41 Hawaii 0.58274 396 280 25 701
42 Boston College 0.58170 488 346 35 869
43 California 0.58066 518 367 51 936
44 Houston 0.57606 277 202 14 493
45 Virginia Tech 0.57369 503 368 45 916
46 North Carolina 0.57202 529 389 54 972
47 Mississippi 0.57072 499 371 35 905
48 Duke 0.56999 408 304 31 743
49 Western Michigan 0.56749 401 303 22 726
50 Navy 0.56604 541 408 58 1007

51 Utah 0.56591 461 350 31 842
52 Ball State 0.55254 311 249 30 590
53 Missouri 0.55047 504 407 50 961
54 San Jose State 0.54795 370 302 37 709
55 Illinois 0.54682 484 397 48 929
56 Texas Tech 0.54545 374 309 32 715
57 Brigham Young 0.54345 356 297 26 679
58 Purdue 0.54213 466 390 46 902
59 Vanderbilt 0.54175 494 414 50 958
60 Maryland 0.54046 500 422 42 964

61 Wisconsin 0.53808 463 394 49 906
62 Northern Illinois 0.53689 374 320 38 732
63 Baylor 0.53660 455 390 43 888
64 Arkansas State 0.53537 264 227 32 523
65 Utah State 0.53308 404 352 30 786
66 Akron 0.53236 402 351 35 788
67 Southern Methodist 0.52771 384 341 51 776
68 Rutgers 0.52425 520 470 41 1031
69 Kentucky 0.52401 480 434 44 958
70 Long Beach State 0.52332 200 182 4 386

71 East Carolina 0.52222 276 252 12 540
72 Iowa 0.52031 455 418 38 911
73 Louisiana-Lafayette 0.51880 399 369 30 798
74 Virginia 0.51878 487 450 48 985
75 Toledo 0.51874 335 310 22 667
76 Oregon 0.51858 423 391 47 861
77 Ohio 0.51641 417 389 47 853
78 Kansas 0.51037 463 443 58 964
79 South Carolina 0.50611 434 423 43 900
80 Texas Christian 0.50218 434 430 55 919

81 Memphis 0.50140 341 339 32 712
82 Washington State 0.50122 389 387 45 821
83 Eastern Michigan 0.49937 370 371 47 788
84 North Carolina State 0.49610 418 425 54 897
85 Oklahoma State 0.49420 403 413 46 862
86 Wyoming 0.49259 385 397 28 810
87 Temple 0.49112 361 375 52 788
88 Cincinnati 0.49021 426 444 49 919
89 Mississippi State 0.48710 397 419 37 853
90 Iowa State 0.48173 413 446 44 903

91 Tulane 0.48144 409 442 38 889
92 Oregon State 0.48026 389 423 49 861
93 Louisville 0.47758 311 341 17 669
94 Nevada-Reno 0.47679 252 278 30 560
95 Pacific 0.47639 331 365 24 720
96 New Mexico 0.46578 352 406 31 789
97 New Mexico State 0.46125 353 415 32 800
98 Louisiana-Monroe 0.45316 184 224 19 427
99 Colorado State 0.45200 346 423 33 802
100 Rice 0.44202 339 432 31 802

101 Indiana 0.43946 370 478 44 892
102 Marshall 0.43904 281 365 43 689
103 Texas-El Paso 0.43534 289 379 28 696
104 Kent 0.43167 255 340 27 622
105 Northwestern 0.41877 361 509 41 911
106 Idaho 0.40770 241 356 26 623
107 Wake Forest 0.40352 316 475 33 824
108 Kansas State 0.37712 313 530 40 883

Teams not qualifying for the Win % table

Team Reason
disqualified
Team Reason
disqualified

Air Force 29% years Boise State 8% years
Boston University 1964 last Brown 1981 last
Bucknell 1949 last Buffalo 7% years
Carlisle 1917 last Carnegie Tech 1940 last
Centenary 1941 last Centre 1926 last

Chicago 1939 last Colgate 1977 last
Colorado College 1937 last Colorado Mines 1937 last
Columbia 1981 last Cornell 1981 last
Creighton 1942 last Dartmouth 1981 last
Davidson 1977 last Dayton 1977 last

Denver 1960 last Detroit 1964 last
Drake 1958 last Duquesne 1950 last
Fordham 1954 last Fullerton State 18% years
Furman 1977 last George Washington 1966 last
Georgetown 1950 last Gonzaga 1941 last

Grinnell 1938 last Hardin-Simmons 1963 last
Harvard 1981 last Haskell 1946 last
Holy Cross 1977 last Lafayette 1949 last
Loyola 1939 last Loyola-Los Angeles 1951 last
Manhattan 1942 last Marquette 1960 last

Montana 1963 last Montana State 1937 last
Nevada-Las Vegas 20% years New York U 1951 last
Northern Colorado 1937 last Pennsylvania 1981 last
Phillips 1920 last Princeton 1981 last
Richmond 1977 last Saint Louis 1949 last

Saint Marys 1950 last San Diego State 19% years
San Francisco 1951 last Santa Clara 1952 last
Sewanee 1941 last Southwestern 1927 last
Tampa 1974 last The Citadel 1977 last
VMI 1977 last Villanova 1980 last

Washington-Missouri 1942 last Washington & Jefferson 1934 last
Washington & Lee 1953 last West Texas A&M 1970 last
Western State 1937 last Whitman 1914 last
Wichita 1986 last William & Mary 1983 last
Xavier 1973 last Yale 1981 last

What the "reason disqualified" values mean:
  • "n last" - Team's last data was in year n, before the end of the range (1991).
  • "n% years" - Team had data for only n% of years in the range, below the required 30%.
  • "n games" - Team had only n games in the specified range of years, below the required 5.


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