Frequency of CFB scores, 2005-2018 (FBS vs. FBS only)

Sample size: 9631 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: 139 (October 7, 2017: Western Mich. 71 at Buffalo 68)

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 330 3.43%
2 or less 564 5.86%
3 or less 1412 14.66%
4 or less 1740 18.07%
5 or less 1991 20.67%
6 or less 2270 23.57%
7 or less 2996 31.11%
8 or less 3212 33.35%
9 or less 3314 34.41%
10 or less 3718 38.6%
11 or less 3928 40.78%
12 or less 4052 42.07%
13 or less 4216 43.78%
14 or less 4626 48.03%
15 or less 4739 49.21%
16 or less 4871 50.58%
17 or less 5190 53.89%
18 or less 5427 56.35%
19 or less 5543 57.55%
20 or less 5746 59.66%
21 or less 6090 63.23%
22 or less 6208 64.46%
23 or less 6324 65.66%
24 or less 6593 68.46%
25 or less 6775 70.35%
26 or less 6857 71.2%
27 or less 7011 72.8%
28 or less 7251 75.29%
29 or less 7316 75.96%
30 or less 7407 76.91%
31 or less 7594 78.85%
32 or less 7689 79.84%
33 or less 7741 80.38%
34 or less 7864 81.65%
35 or less 8026 83.34%
36 or less 8072 83.81%
37 or less 8134 84.46%
38 or less 8267 85.84%
39 or less 8338 86.57%
40 or less 8356 86.76%
41 or less 8422 87.45%
42 or less 8518 88.44%
43 or less 8536 88.63%
44 or less 8568 88.96%
45 or less 8644 89.75%
46 or less 8675 90.07%
47 or less 8694 90.27%
48 or less 8732 90.67%
49 or less 8783 91.2%
50 or less 8798 91.35%
51 or less 8814 91.52%
52 or less 8845 91.84%
53 or less 8866 92.06%
54 or less 8871 92.11%
55 or less 8891 92.32%
56 or less 8917 92.59%
57 or less 8922 92.64%
58 or less 8932 92.74%
59 or less 8949 92.92%
60 or less 8952 92.95%
61 or less 8953 92.96%
62 or less 8957 93%
63 or less 8967 93.11%
64 or less 8968 93.12%
65 or less 8970 93.14%
66 or less 8974 93.18%
67 or less 8975 93.19%
68 or less 8976 93.2%
69 or less 8979 93.23%
70 or less 8980 93.24%
72 or less 8982 93.26%
74 or less 8983 93.27%
78 or less 8984 93.28%

Margin of victory, by frequency

Margin Occurrence Pct.
3 848 8.8%
7 726 7.54%
14 410 4.26%
10 404 4.19%
21 344 3.57%
1 330 3.43%
4 328 3.41%
17 319 3.31%
6 279 2.9%
24 269 2.79%
5 251 2.61%
28 240 2.49%
18 237 2.46%
2 234 2.43%
8 216 2.24%
11 210 2.18%
20 203 2.11%
31 187 1.94%
25 182 1.89%
13 164 1.7%
35 162 1.68%
27 154 1.6%
38 133 1.38%
16 132 1.37%
12 124 1.29%
34 123 1.28%
22 118 1.23%
19 116 1.2%
23 116 1.2%
15 113 1.17%
9 102 1.06%
42 96 1%
32 95 0.99%
30 91 0.94%
26 82 0.85%
45 76 0.79%
39 71 0.74%
41 66 0.69%
29 65 0.67%
37 62 0.64%
33 52 0.54%
49 51 0.53%
36 46 0.48%
48 38 0.39%
44 32 0.33%
46 31 0.32%
52 31 0.32%
56 26 0.27%
53 21 0.22%
55 20 0.21%
47 19 0.2%
40 18 0.19%
43 18 0.19%
59 17 0.18%
51 16 0.17%
50 15 0.16%
58 10 0.1%
63 10 0.1%
54 5 0.05%
57 5 0.05%
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 5 0.05%
7 or less 7 0.07%
9 or less 11 0.11%
10 or less 19 0.2%
12 or less 27 0.28%
13 or less 40 0.42%
14 or less 45 0.47%
15 or less 58 0.6%
16 or less 80 0.83%
17 or less 105 1.09%
18 or less 107 1.11%
19 or less 129 1.34%
20 or less 174 1.81%
21 or less 196 2.04%
22 or less 222 2.31%
23 or less 291 3.02%
24 or less 366 3.8%
25 or less 383 3.98%
26 or less 439 4.56%
27 or less 553 5.74%
28 or less 588 6.11%
29 or less 645 6.7%
30 or less 769 7.98%
31 or less 893 9.27%
32 or less 935 9.71%
33 or less 1060 11.01%
34 or less 1220 12.67%
35 or less 1324 13.75%
36 or less 1408 14.62%
37 or less 1604 16.65%
38 or less 1775 18.43%
39 or less 1850 19.21%
40 or less 1980 20.56%
41 or less 2226 23.11%
42 or less 2333 24.22%
43 or less 2473 25.68%
44 or less 2714 28.18%
45 or less 2979 30.93%
46 or less 3057 31.74%
47 or less 3254 33.79%
48 or less 3499 36.33%
49 or less 3687 38.28%
50 or less 3822 39.68%
51 or less 4087 42.44%
52 or less 4342 45.08%
53 or less 4460 46.31%
54 or less 4627 48.04%
55 or less 4949 51.39%
56 or less 5090 52.85%
57 or less 5240 54.41%
58 or less 5487 56.97%
59 or less 5717 59.36%
60 or less 5804 60.26%
61 or less 5973 62.02%
62 or less 6153 63.89%
63 or less 6310 65.52%
64 or less 6437 66.84%
65 or less 6645 69%
66 or less 6816 70.77%
67 or less 6905 71.7%
68 or less 7016 72.85%
69 or less 7211 74.87%
70 or less 7303 75.83%
71 or less 7414 76.98%
72 or less 7534 78.23%
73 or less 7663 79.57%
74 or less 7715 80.11%
75 or less 7810 81.09%
76 or less 7930 82.34%
77 or less 8034 83.42%
78 or less 8084 83.94%
79 or less 8176 84.89%
80 or less 8246 85.62%
81 or less 8278 85.95%
82 or less 8326 86.45%
83 or less 8401 87.23%
84 or less 8438 87.61%
85 or less 8484 88.09%
86 or less 8523 88.5%
87 or less 8573 89.01%
88 or less 8586 89.15%
89 or less 8631 89.62%
90 or less 8663 89.95%
91 or less 8696 90.29%
92 or less 8719 90.53%
93 or less 8751 90.86%
94 or less 8766 91.02%
95 or less 8779 91.15%
96 or less 8787 91.24%
97 or less 8814 91.52%
98 or less 8826 91.64%
99 or less 8837 91.76%
100 or less 8859 91.98%
101 or less 8872 92.12%
102 or less 8879 92.19%
103 or less 8894 92.35%
104 or less 8900 92.41%
105 or less 8908 92.49%
106 or less 8913 92.54%
107 or less 8924 92.66%
108 or less 8934 92.76%
109 or less 8938 92.8%
110 or less 8942 92.85%
111 or less 8946 92.89%
112 or less 8948 92.91%
113 or less 8950 92.93%
114 or less 8953 92.96%
115 or less 8958 93.01%
116 or less 8960 93.03%
117 or less 8966 93.1%
118 or less 8967 93.11%
119 or less 8969 93.13%
123 or less 8972 93.16%
124 or less 8973 93.17%
125 or less 8974 93.18%
129 or less 8975 93.19%
132 or less 8976 93.2%
133 or less 8979 93.23%
135 or less 8980 93.24%
136 or less 8982 93.26%
137 or less 8983 93.27%
139 or less 8984 93.28%

Game total scoring, by frequency

Total Occurrence Pct.
55 322 3.34%
45 265 2.75%
51 265 2.75%
52 255 2.65%
58 247 2.56%
41 246 2.55%
48 245 2.54%
44 241 2.5%
59 230 2.39%
65 208 2.16%
47 197 2.05%
37 196 2.04%
69 195 2.02%
49 188 1.95%
62 180 1.87%
38 171 1.78%
66 171 1.78%
61 169 1.75%
54 167 1.73%
34 160 1.66%
63 157 1.63%
57 150 1.56%
56 141 1.46%
43 140 1.45%
50 135 1.4%
40 130 1.35%
73 129 1.34%
64 127 1.32%
33 125 1.3%
30 124 1.29%
31 124 1.29%
72 120 1.25%
76 120 1.25%
53 118 1.23%
27 114 1.18%
68 111 1.15%
71 111 1.15%
42 107 1.11%
35 104 1.08%
77 104 1.08%
75 95 0.99%
70 92 0.96%
79 92 0.96%
67 89 0.92%
60 87 0.9%
36 84 0.87%
46 78 0.81%
24 75 0.78%
39 75 0.78%
83 75 0.78%
80 70 0.73%
23 69 0.72%
29 57 0.59%
26 56 0.58%
74 52 0.54%
78 50 0.52%
87 50 0.52%
82 48 0.5%
85 46 0.48%
20 45 0.47%
89 45 0.47%
32 42 0.44%
86 39 0.4%
84 37 0.38%
28 35 0.36%
91 33 0.34%
81 32 0.33%
90 32 0.33%
93 32 0.33%
97 27 0.28%
22 26 0.27%
17 25 0.26%
92 23 0.24%
16 22 0.23%
19 22 0.23%
21 22 0.23%
100 22 0.23%
25 17 0.18%
94 15 0.16%
103 15 0.16%
13 13 0.13%
15 13 0.13%
88 13 0.13%
95 13 0.13%
101 13 0.13%
98 12 0.12%
99 11 0.11%
107 11 0.11%
108 10 0.1%
10 8 0.08%
12 8 0.08%
96 8 0.08%
105 8 0.08%
102 7 0.07%
104 6 0.06%
117 6 0.06%
14 5 0.05%
106 5 0.05%
115 5 0.05%
9 4 0.04%
109 4 0.04%
110 4 0.04%
111 4 0.04%
114 3 0.03%
123 3 0.03%
133 3 0.03%
3 2 0.02%
6 2 0.02%
7 2 0.02%
18 2 0.02%
112 2 0.02%
113 2 0.02%
116 2 0.02%
119 2 0.02%
136 2 0.02%
5 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%
139 1 0.01%

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Game team scoring, ordered

Team total Occurrence Cumulative pct.
No score 346 1.8%
2 or less 356 1.85%
3 or less 724 3.76%
5 or less 731 3.8%
6 or less 967 5.02%
7 or less 1623 8.43%
8 or less 1645 8.54%
9 or less 1763 9.15%
10 or less 2490 12.93%
11 or less 2506 13.01%
12 or less 2621 13.61%
13 or less 3181 16.51%
14 or less 4086 21.21%
15 or less 4181 21.71%
16 or less 4525 23.49%
17 or less 5521 28.66%
18 or less 5590 29.02%
19 or less 5820 30.21%
20 or less 6556 34.04%
21 or less 7361 38.22%
22 or less 7512 39%
23 or less 7998 41.52%
24 or less 9098 47.23%
25 or less 9217 47.85%
26 or less 9475 49.19%
27 or less 10207 52.99%
28 or less 10972 56.96%
29 or less 11148 57.88%
30 or less 11608 60.26%
31 or less 12558 65.2%
32 or less 12668 65.77%
33 or less 12907 67.01%
34 or less 13530 70.24%
35 or less 14122 73.32%
36 or less 14268 74.07%
37 or less 14619 75.9%
38 or less 15280 79.33%
39 or less 15366 79.77%
40 or less 15538 80.67%
41 or less 16009 83.11%
42 or less 16468 85.49%
43 or less 16567 86.01%
44 or less 16816 87.3%
45 or less 17295 89.79%
46 or less 17336 90%
47 or less 17436 90.52%
48 or less 17696 91.87%
49 or less 17956 93.22%
50 or less 18020 93.55%
51 or less 18142 94.19%
52 or less 18371 95.37%
53 or less 18393 95.49%
54 or less 18450 95.78%
55 or less 18580 96.46%
56 or less 18742 97.3%
57 or less 18755 97.37%
58 or less 18819 97.7%
59 or less 18931 98.28%
60 or less 18943 98.34%
61 or less 18964 98.45%
62 or less 19022 98.75%
63 or less 19097 99.14%
64 or less 19103 99.17%
65 or less 19123 99.28%
66 or less 19166 99.5%
67 or less 19171 99.53%
68 or less 19183 99.59%
69 or less 19203 99.69%
70 or less 19230 99.83%
71 or less 19233 99.85%
72 or less 19236 99.87%
73 or less 19245 99.91%
74 or less 19246 99.92%
75 or less 19247 99.92%
76 or less 19251 99.94%
77 or less 19257 99.97%
78 or less 19258 99.98%
79 or less 19259 99.98%
80 or less 19260 99.99%
82 or less 19261 99.99%
83 or less 19262 100%

Game team scoring, by frequency

Team total Occurrence Pct.
24 1100 5.71%
17 996 5.17%
31 950 4.93%
14 905 4.7%
21 805 4.18%
28 765 3.97%
20 736 3.82%
27 732 3.8%
10 727 3.77%
38 661 3.43%
7 656 3.41%
34 623 3.23%
35 592 3.07%
13 560 2.91%
23 486 2.52%
45 479 2.49%
41 471 2.45%
30 460 2.39%
42 459 2.38%
3 368 1.91%
37 351 1.82%
0 346 1.8%
16 344 1.79%
48 260 1.35%
49 260 1.35%
26 258 1.34%
44 249 1.29%
33 239 1.24%
6 236 1.23%
19 230 1.19%
52 229 1.19%
29 176 0.91%
40 172 0.89%
56 162 0.84%
22 151 0.78%
36 146 0.76%
55 130 0.67%
51 122 0.63%
25 119 0.62%
9 118 0.61%
12 115 0.6%
59 112 0.58%
32 110 0.57%
47 100 0.52%
43 99 0.51%
15 95 0.49%
39 86 0.45%
63 75 0.39%
18 69 0.36%
50 64 0.33%
58 64 0.33%
62 58 0.3%
54 57 0.3%
66 43 0.22%
46 41 0.21%
70 27 0.14%
8 22 0.11%
53 22 0.11%
61 21 0.11%
65 20 0.1%
69 20 0.1%
11 16 0.08%
57 13 0.07%
60 12 0.06%
68 12 0.06%
2 10 0.05%
73 9 0.05%
5 7 0.04%
64 6 0.03%
77 6 0.03%
67 5 0.03%
76 4 0.02%
71 3 0.02%
72 3 0.02%
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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