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I-A Winning Percentage 1869-2009 (141 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 Michigan 0.73663 877 302 36 1215
2 Notre Dame 0.73396 837 290 42 1169
3 Texas 0.72032 845 318 33 1196
4 Ohio State 0.71653 819 308 53 1180
5 Oklahoma 0.71534 799 302 53 1154
6 Alabama 0.70678 792 316 43 1151
7 Southern Cal 0.70232 761 307 54 1122
8 Nebraska 0.70116 827 341 40 1208
9 Tennessee 0.69247 783 333 53 1169
10 Penn State 0.69103 811 351 42 1204

11 Florida State 0.66261 454 227 17 698
12 Georgia 0.64566 731 389 54 1174
13 Louisiana State 0.64086 709 387 47 1143
14 Miami-Florida 0.63488 553 314 19 886
15 Florida 0.63109 654 374 40 1068
16 Auburn 0.62720 689 400 47 1136
17 Miami-Ohio 0.61993 650 390 44 1084
18 Washington 0.61331 657 405 50 1112
19 Arizona State 0.61245 549 343 24 916
20 Central Michigan 0.61059 570 357 36 963

21 Virginia Tech 0.60508 668 428 46 1142
22 Colorado 0.60158 666 435 36 1137
23 West Virginia 0.59856 682 450 45 1177
24 Texas A&M 0.59757 665 440 48 1153
25 Georgia Tech 0.59741 672 446 42 1160
26 Fresno State 0.59671 547 365 29 941
27 Bowling Green 0.59310 490 328 52 870
28 Southern Miss 0.59269 531 361 25 917
29 Arkansas 0.59119 658 449 39 1146
30 Clemson 0.59083 641 437 45 1123

31 Boston College 0.58945 624 429 37 1090
32 Michigan State 0.58840 617 425 44 1086
33 Utah 0.58837 607 420 31 1058
34 UCLA 0.58659 537 373 37 947
35 Syracuse 0.58250 678 479 49 1206
36 Army 0.58094 642 456 51 1149
37 Pittsburgh 0.57819 663 478 42 1183
38 Minnesota 0.57750 639 462 41 1142
39 Brigham Young 0.57238 505 374 26 905
40 Arizona 0.57193 552 409 33 994

41 Louisiana Tech 0.57190 500 370 34 904
42 Hawaii 0.56620 513 390 26 929
43 California 0.56603 626 474 51 1151
44 Mississippi 0.56574 615 468 35 1118
45 Wisconsin 0.56543 613 465 53 1131
46 Texas Tech 0.56303 511 393 32 936
47 North Carolina 0.56095 631 488 54 1173
48 Tulsa 0.56077 554 431 27 1012
49 Stanford 0.56017 562 436 49 1047
50 Western Michigan 0.55996 511 399 24 934

51 Navy 0.55045 642 519 58 1219
52 Oregon 0.54810 569 465 47 1081
53 Air Force 0.54390 328 274 13 615
54 Toledo 0.54318 466 390 24 880
55 Missouri 0.54082 610 514 52 1176
56 Purdue 0.53623 575 494 49 1118
57 Iowa 0.53012 579 511 39 1129
58 Virginia 0.52990 614 542 48 1204
59 Maryland 0.52936 601 532 42 1175
60 North Texas 0.52803 399 355 31 785

61 Houston 0.52762 365 326 15 706
62 Texas Christian 0.52604 568 509 56 1133
63 Ball State 0.52315 402 365 32 799
64 East Carolina 0.51921 386 357 12 755
65 Illinois 0.51845 565 523 50 1138
66 Northern Illinois 0.51647 467 436 38 941
67 Louisville 0.50848 441 426 17 884
68 Kansas 0.50765 568 550 58 1176
69 Rutgers 0.50565 606 592 42 1240
70 Akron 0.50553 485 474 36 995

71 San Jose State 0.50436 444 436 37 917
72 Kentucky 0.50385 567 558 44 1169
73 North Carolina State 0.50314 533 526 55 1114
74 South Carolina 0.50135 535 532 44 1111
75 Cincinnati 0.50000 542 542 50 1134
76 Vanderbilt 0.49957 556 557 50 1163
77 Baylor 0.49909 524 526 43 1093
78 Washington State 0.49806 492 496 45 1033
79 Oklahoma State 0.49395 507 520 48 1075
80 Duke 0.49314 452 465 31 948

81 Utah State 0.49243 473 488 30 991
82 Nevada-Reno 0.49225 366 378 30 774
83 Ohio 0.49153 498 516 48 1062
84 Wyoming 0.48826 485 509 28 1022
85 Louisiana-Lafayette 0.48703 473 499 30 1002
86 Oregon State 0.48465 496 529 50 1075
87 Memphis 0.48426 430 459 32 921
88 Southern Methodist 0.48269 447 481 54 982
89 Mississippi State 0.47930 490 534 39 1063
90 Arkansas State 0.47877 333 364 33 730

91 Colorado State 0.47649 470 518 33 1021
92 Marshall 0.47532 383 425 43 851
93 New Mexico 0.46464 451 522 31 1004
94 Iowa State 0.45916 489 580 45 1114
95 Tulane 0.45852 484 575 38 1097
96 Eastern Michigan 0.45413 427 518 47 992
97 Nevada-Las Vegas 0.44186 207 262 4 473
98 Rice 0.44048 428 548 32 1008
99 Temple 0.43706 408 533 52 993
100 Kansas State 0.43433 459 604 41 1104

101 New Mexico State 0.43254 420 556 32 1008
102 Northwestern 0.42844 461 622 42 1125
103 Indiana 0.42441 444 610 44 1098
104 Louisiana-Monroe 0.41885 246 345 19 610
105 Wake Forest 0.41111 409 593 33 1035
106 Texas-El Paso 0.41069 358 520 29 907
107 Idaho 0.39695 299 461 26 786
108 Kent 0.38741 306 492 28 826

Teams not qualifying for the Win % table

Team Reason
disqualified
Team Reason
disqualified

Boise State 17% years Boston University 1964 last
Brown 1981 last Bucknell 1949 last
Buffalo 14% years Carlisle 1917 last
Carnegie Tech 1940 last Centenary 1941 last
Central Florida 10% years Centre 1926 last

Chicago 1939 last Colgate 1977 last
Colorado College 1937 last Colorado Mines 1937 last
Columbia 1981 last Connecticut 7% years
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 Florida Atlantic 4% years
Florida International 4% years Fordham 1954 last
Fullerton State 1992 last 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 Long Beach State 1991 last

Loyola 1939 last Loyola-Los Angeles 1951 last
Manhattan 1942 last Marquette 1960 last
Middle Tennessee State 8% years Montana 1963 last
Montana State 1937 last New York U 1951 last
Northern Colorado 1937 last Pacific 1995 last

Pennsylvania 1981 last Phillips 1920 last
Princeton 1981 last Richmond 1977 last
Saint Louis 1949 last Saint Marys 1950 last
San Diego State 29% years San Francisco 1951 last
Santa Clara 1952 last Sewanee 1941 last

South Florida 6% years Southwestern 1927 last
Tampa 1974 last The Citadel 1977 last
Troy 6% years UAB 10% years
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 Kentucky 2% years 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 (2009).
  • "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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