Frequency of CFB scores, 2005-2017 (FBS vs. FBS only)

Sample size: 8908 games.

Highest score by one team: 83 (November 13, 2010: Wisconsin 83 vs. Indiana 20)

Largest margin of victory: 78 (October 8, 2016: Michigan 78 at Rutgers 0)

Lowest-scoring game total: 3 (October 22, 2005: Arkansas St. 3 vs. Fla. Atlantic 0 ... December 31, 2008: Oregon St. 3 vs. Pittsburgh 0 ... October 10, 2015: Wake Forest 3 at Boston College 0)

Highest-scoring game total: 137 (November 26, 2016: Pittsburgh 76 vs. Syracuse 61)

Average home score: 29.7|Average away score: 24.9

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Margin of victory, ordered

Margin Occurrence Cumulative pct.
1 or less 303 3.4%
2 or less 528 5.93%
3 or less 1314 14.75%
4 or less 1623 18.22%
5 or less 1854 20.81%
6 or less 2114 23.73%
7 or less 2777 31.17%
8 or less 2971 33.35%
9 or less 3067 34.43%
10 or less 3439 38.61%
11 or less 3631 40.76%
12 or less 3750 42.1%
13 or less 3904 43.83%
14 or less 4279 48.04%
15 or less 4388 49.26%
16 or less 4509 50.62%
17 or less 4809 53.99%
18 or less 5028 56.44%
19 or less 5140 57.7%
20 or less 5333 59.87%
21 or less 5646 63.38%
22 or less 5756 64.62%
23 or less 5857 65.75%
24 or less 6107 68.56%
25 or less 6276 70.45%
26 or less 6354 71.33%
27 or less 6496 72.92%
28 or less 6712 75.35%
29 or less 6769 75.99%
30 or less 6854 76.94%
31 or less 7020 78.81%
32 or less 7109 79.8%
33 or less 7157 80.34%
34 or less 7273 81.65%
35 or less 7425 83.35%
36 or less 7469 83.85%
37 or less 7529 84.52%
38 or less 7652 85.9%
39 or less 7717 86.63%
40 or less 7734 86.82%
41 or less 7794 87.49%
42 or less 7881 88.47%
43 or less 7897 88.65%
44 or less 7928 89%
45 or less 7997 89.77%
46 or less 8022 90.05%
47 or less 8038 90.23%
48 or less 8075 90.65%
49 or less 8123 91.19%
50 or less 8137 91.34%
51 or less 8153 91.52%
52 or less 8181 91.84%
53 or less 8200 92.05%
54 or less 8205 92.11%
55 or less 8223 92.31%
56 or less 8248 92.59%
57 or less 8252 92.64%
58 or less 8262 92.75%
59 or less 8278 92.93%
60 or less 8281 92.96%
61 or less 8282 92.97%
62 or less 8286 93.02%
63 or less 8294 93.11%
64 or less 8295 93.12%
65 or less 8297 93.14%
66 or less 8301 93.19%
67 or less 8302 93.2%
68 or less 8303 93.21%
69 or less 8306 93.24%
70 or less 8307 93.25%
72 or less 8309 93.28%
74 or less 8310 93.29%
78 or less 8311 93.3%

Margin of victory, by frequency

Margin Occurrence Pct.
3 786 8.82%
7 663 7.44%
14 375 4.21%
10 372 4.18%
21 313 3.51%
4 309 3.47%
1 303 3.4%
17 300 3.37%
6 260 2.92%
24 250 2.81%
5 231 2.59%
2 225 2.53%
18 219 2.46%
28 216 2.42%
8 194 2.18%
20 193 2.17%
11 192 2.16%
25 169 1.9%
31 166 1.86%
13 154 1.73%
35 152 1.71%
27 142 1.59%
38 123 1.38%
16 121 1.36%
12 119 1.34%
34 116 1.3%
19 112 1.26%
22 110 1.23%
15 109 1.22%
23 101 1.13%
9 96 1.08%
32 89 1%
42 87 0.98%
30 85 0.95%
26 78 0.88%
45 69 0.77%
39 65 0.73%
37 60 0.67%
41 60 0.67%
29 57 0.64%
33 48 0.54%
49 48 0.54%
36 44 0.49%
48 37 0.42%
44 31 0.35%
52 28 0.31%
46 25 0.28%
56 25 0.28%
53 19 0.21%
55 18 0.2%
40 17 0.19%
43 16 0.18%
47 16 0.18%
51 16 0.18%
59 16 0.18%
50 14 0.16%
58 10 0.11%
63 8 0.09%
54 5 0.06%
57 4 0.04%
62 4 0.04%
66 4 0.04%
60 3 0.03%
69 3 0.03%
65 2 0.02%
72 2 0.02%
61 1 0.01%
64 1 0.01%
67 1 0.01%
68 1 0.01%
70 1 0.01%
74 1 0.01%
78 1 0.01%

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Game total scoring, ordered

Total Occurrence Cumulative pct.
3 or less 2 0.02%
5 or less 3 0.03%
6 or less 4 0.04%
7 or less 6 0.07%
9 or less 10 0.11%
10 or less 17 0.19%
12 or less 25 0.28%
13 or less 38 0.43%
14 or less 43 0.48%
15 or less 56 0.63%
16 or less 76 0.85%
17 or less 100 1.12%
18 or less 102 1.15%
19 or less 124 1.39%
20 or less 165 1.85%
21 or less 184 2.07%
22 or less 210 2.36%
23 or less 277 3.11%
24 or less 346 3.88%
25 or less 363 4.07%
26 or less 414 4.65%
27 or less 515 5.78%
28 or less 547 6.14%
29 or less 599 6.72%
30 or less 721 8.09%
31 or less 836 9.38%
32 or less 877 9.85%
33 or less 993 11.15%
34 or less 1138 12.78%
35 or less 1236 13.88%
36 or less 1312 14.73%
37 or less 1498 16.82%
38 or less 1654 18.57%
39 or less 1720 19.31%
40 or less 1839 20.64%
41 or less 2068 23.22%
42 or less 2167 24.33%
43 or less 2288 25.68%
44 or less 2520 28.29%
45 or less 2762 31.01%
46 or less 2838 31.86%
47 or less 3027 33.98%
48 or less 3258 36.57%
49 or less 3428 38.48%
50 or less 3553 39.89%
51 or less 3799 42.65%
52 or less 4037 45.32%
53 or less 4149 46.58%
54 or less 4305 48.33%
55 or less 4596 51.59%
56 or less 4725 53.04%
57 or less 4859 54.55%
58 or less 5087 57.11%
59 or less 5299 59.49%
60 or less 5378 60.37%
61 or less 5536 62.15%
62 or less 5704 64.03%
63 or less 5850 65.67%
64 or less 5965 66.96%
65 or less 6160 69.15%
66 or less 6318 70.93%
67 or less 6400 71.85%
68 or less 6506 73.04%
69 or less 6685 75.04%
70 or less 6769 75.99%
71 or less 6872 77.14%
72 or less 6979 78.35%
73 or less 7095 79.65%
74 or less 7142 80.18%
75 or less 7229 81.15%
76 or less 7339 82.39%
77 or less 7431 83.42%
78 or less 7480 83.97%
79 or less 7566 84.93%
80 or less 7632 85.68%
81 or less 7658 85.97%
82 or less 7704 86.48%
83 or less 7775 87.28%
84 or less 7808 87.65%
85 or less 7852 88.15%
86 or less 7889 88.56%
87 or less 7933 89.05%
88 or less 7946 89.2%
89 or less 7988 89.67%
90 or less 8018 90.01%
91 or less 8049 90.36%
92 or less 8070 90.59%
93 or less 8100 90.93%
94 or less 8113 91.08%
95 or less 8125 91.21%
96 or less 8133 91.3%
97 or less 8158 91.58%
98 or less 8170 91.72%
99 or less 8181 91.84%
100 or less 8200 92.05%
101 or less 8211 92.18%
102 or less 8218 92.25%
103 or less 8232 92.41%
104 or less 8238 92.48%
105 or less 8246 92.57%
106 or less 8251 92.62%
107 or less 8261 92.74%
108 or less 8268 92.82%
109 or less 8272 92.86%
110 or less 8276 92.91%
111 or less 8278 92.93%
112 or less 8279 92.94%
113 or less 8281 92.96%
114 or less 8283 92.98%
115 or less 8288 93.04%
116 or less 8290 93.06%
117 or less 8294 93.11%
118 or less 8295 93.12%
119 or less 8297 93.14%
123 or less 8300 93.17%
124 or less 8301 93.19%
125 or less 8302 93.2%
129 or less 8303 93.21%
132 or less 8304 93.22%
133 or less 8307 93.25%
135 or less 8308 93.26%
136 or less 8310 93.29%
137 or less 8311 93.3%

Game total scoring, by frequency

Total Occurrence Pct.
55 291 3.27%
51 246 2.76%
45 242 2.72%
52 238 2.67%
44 232 2.6%
48 231 2.59%
41 229 2.57%
58 228 2.56%
59 212 2.38%
65 195 2.19%
47 189 2.12%
37 186 2.09%
69 179 2.01%
49 170 1.91%
62 168 1.89%
61 158 1.77%
66 158 1.77%
38 156 1.75%
54 156 1.75%
63 146 1.64%
34 145 1.63%
57 134 1.5%
56 129 1.45%
50 125 1.4%
30 122 1.37%
43 121 1.36%
40 119 1.34%
33 116 1.3%
73 116 1.3%
31 115 1.29%
64 115 1.29%
53 112 1.26%
76 110 1.23%
72 107 1.2%
68 106 1.19%
71 103 1.16%
27 101 1.13%
42 99 1.11%
35 98 1.1%
77 92 1.03%
75 87 0.98%
79 86 0.97%
70 84 0.94%
67 82 0.92%
60 79 0.89%
36 76 0.85%
46 76 0.85%
83 71 0.8%
24 69 0.77%
23 67 0.75%
39 66 0.74%
80 66 0.74%
29 52 0.58%
26 51 0.57%
78 49 0.55%
74 47 0.53%
82 46 0.52%
85 44 0.49%
87 44 0.49%
89 42 0.47%
20 41 0.46%
32 41 0.46%
86 37 0.42%
84 33 0.37%
28 32 0.36%
91 31 0.35%
90 30 0.34%
93 30 0.34%
22 26 0.29%
81 26 0.29%
97 25 0.28%
17 24 0.27%
19 22 0.25%
92 21 0.24%
16 20 0.22%
21 19 0.21%
100 19 0.21%
25 17 0.19%
103 14 0.16%
13 13 0.15%
15 13 0.15%
88 13 0.15%
94 13 0.15%
95 12 0.13%
98 12 0.13%
99 11 0.12%
101 11 0.12%
107 10 0.11%
12 8 0.09%
96 8 0.09%
105 8 0.09%
10 7 0.08%
102 7 0.08%
108 7 0.08%
104 6 0.07%
14 5 0.06%
106 5 0.06%
115 5 0.06%
9 4 0.04%
109 4 0.04%
110 4 0.04%
117 4 0.04%
123 3 0.03%
133 3 0.03%
3 2 0.02%
7 2 0.02%
18 2 0.02%
111 2 0.02%
113 2 0.02%
114 2 0.02%
116 2 0.02%
119 2 0.02%
136 2 0.02%
5 1 0.01%
6 1 0.01%
112 1 0.01%
118 1 0.01%
124 1 0.01%
125 1 0.01%
129 1 0.01%
132 1 0.01%
135 1 0.01%
137 1 0.01%

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Game team scoring, ordered

Team total Occurrence Cumulative pct.
No score 327 1.84%
2 or less 337 1.89%
3 or less 675 3.79%
5 or less 682 3.83%
6 or less 907 5.09%
7 or less 1514 8.5%
8 or less 1533 8.6%
9 or less 1642 9.22%
10 or less 2308 12.95%
11 or less 2324 13.04%
12 or less 2432 13.65%
13 or less 2962 16.63%
14 or less 3793 21.29%
15 or less 3882 21.79%
16 or less 4203 23.59%
17 or less 5129 28.79%
18 or less 5196 29.16%
19 or less 5406 30.34%
20 or less 6093 34.2%
21 or less 6840 38.39%
22 or less 6975 39.15%
23 or less 7425 41.68%
24 or less 8426 47.29%
25 or less 8532 47.89%
26 or less 8773 49.24%
27 or less 9452 53.05%
28 or less 10152 56.98%
29 or less 10315 57.9%
30 or less 10739 60.28%
31 or less 11623 65.24%
32 or less 11731 65.85%
33 or less 11948 67.06%
34 or less 12534 70.35%
35 or less 13085 73.45%
36 or less 13225 74.23%
37 or less 13550 76.06%
38 or less 14159 79.47%
39 or less 14235 79.9%
40 or less 14390 80.77%
41 or less 14826 83.22%
42 or less 15245 85.57%
43 or less 15332 86.06%
44 or less 15567 87.38%
45 or less 16003 89.82%
46 or less 16042 90.04%
47 or less 16136 90.57%
48 or less 16377 91.92%
49 or less 16616 93.26%
50 or less 16673 93.58%
51 or less 16788 94.23%
52 or less 16998 95.41%
53 or less 17019 95.53%
54 or less 17074 95.84%
55 or less 17194 96.51%
56 or less 17344 97.35%
57 or less 17355 97.41%
58 or less 17413 97.74%
59 or less 17518 98.33%
60 or less 17529 98.39%
61 or less 17549 98.5%
62 or less 17600 98.79%
63 or less 17667 99.16%
64 or less 17672 99.19%
65 or less 17691 99.3%
66 or less 17729 99.51%
67 or less 17733 99.53%
68 or less 17743 99.59%
69 or less 17761 99.69%
70 or less 17786 99.83%
71 or less 17788 99.84%
72 or less 17791 99.86%
73 or less 17800 99.91%
74 or less 17801 99.92%
75 or less 17802 99.92%
76 or less 17806 99.94%
77 or less 17811 99.97%
78 or less 17812 99.98%
79 or less 17813 99.98%
80 or less 17814 99.99%
82 or less 17815 99.99%
83 or less 17816 100%

Game team scoring, by frequency

Team total Occurrence Pct.
24 1001 5.62%
17 926 5.2%
31 884 4.96%
14 831 4.66%
21 747 4.19%
28 700 3.93%
20 687 3.86%
27 679 3.81%
10 666 3.74%
38 609 3.42%
7 607 3.41%
34 586 3.29%
35 551 3.09%
13 530 2.97%
23 450 2.53%
41 436 2.45%
45 436 2.45%
30 424 2.38%
42 419 2.35%
3 338 1.9%
0 327 1.84%
37 325 1.82%
16 321 1.8%
26 241 1.35%
48 241 1.35%
49 239 1.34%
44 235 1.32%
6 225 1.26%
33 217 1.22%
19 210 1.18%
52 210 1.18%
29 163 0.91%
40 155 0.87%
56 150 0.84%
36 140 0.79%
22 135 0.76%
55 120 0.67%
51 115 0.65%
9 109 0.61%
12 108 0.61%
32 108 0.61%
25 106 0.59%
59 105 0.59%
47 94 0.53%
15 89 0.5%
43 87 0.49%
39 76 0.43%
18 67 0.38%
63 67 0.38%
58 58 0.33%
50 57 0.32%
54 55 0.31%
62 51 0.29%
46 39 0.22%
66 38 0.21%
70 25 0.14%
53 21 0.12%
61 20 0.11%
8 19 0.11%
65 19 0.11%
69 18 0.1%
11 16 0.09%
57 11 0.06%
60 11 0.06%
2 10 0.06%
68 10 0.06%
73 9 0.05%
5 7 0.04%
64 5 0.03%
77 5 0.03%
67 4 0.02%
76 4 0.02%
72 3 0.02%
71 2 0.01%
74 1 0.01%
75 1 0.01%
78 1 0.01%
79 1 0.01%
80 1 0.01%
82 1 0.01%
83 1 0.01%

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