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

Sample size: 9488 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 326 3.44%
2 or less 558 5.88%
3 or less 1400 14.76%
4 or less 1725 18.18%
5 or less 1970 20.76%
6 or less 2247 23.68%
7 or less 2958 31.18%
8 or less 3171 33.42%
9 or less 3270 34.46%
10 or less 3670 38.68%
11 or less 3877 40.86%
12 or less 4001 42.17%
13 or less 4162 43.87%
14 or less 4566 48.12%
15 or less 4678 49.3%
16 or less 4810 50.7%
17 or less 5127 54.04%
18 or less 5362 56.51%
19 or less 5478 57.74%
20 or less 5680 59.87%
21 or less 6019 63.44%
22 or less 6133 64.64%
23 or less 6243 65.8%
24 or less 6506 68.57%
25 or less 6686 70.47%
26 or less 6767 71.32%
27 or less 6918 72.91%
28 or less 7153 75.39%
29 or less 7218 76.08%
30 or less 7308 77.02%
31 or less 7489 78.93%
32 or less 7584 79.93%
33 or less 7636 80.48%
34 or less 7755 81.73%
35 or less 7917 83.44%
36 or less 7961 83.91%
37 or less 8022 84.55%
38 or less 8152 85.92%
39 or less 8221 86.65%
40 or less 8239 86.84%
41 or less 8304 87.52%
42 or less 8396 88.49%
43 or less 8414 88.68%
44 or less 8446 89.02%
45 or less 8521 89.81%
46 or less 8549 90.1%
47 or less 8567 90.29%
48 or less 8605 90.69%
49 or less 8654 91.21%
50 or less 8668 91.36%
51 or less 8684 91.53%
52 or less 8715 91.85%
53 or less 8735 92.06%
54 or less 8740 92.12%
55 or less 8758 92.31%
56 or less 8784 92.58%
57 or less 8789 92.63%
58 or less 8799 92.74%
59 or less 8816 92.92%
60 or less 8819 92.95%
61 or less 8820 92.96%
62 or less 8824 93%
63 or less 8834 93.11%
64 or less 8835 93.12%
65 or less 8837 93.14%
66 or less 8841 93.18%
67 or less 8842 93.19%
68 or less 8843 93.2%
69 or less 8846 93.23%
70 or less 8847 93.24%
72 or less 8849 93.27%
74 or less 8850 93.28%
78 or less 8851 93.29%

Margin of victory, by frequency

Margin Occurrence Pct.
3 842 8.87%
7 711 7.49%
14 404 4.26%
10 400 4.22%
21 339 3.57%
1 326 3.44%
4 325 3.43%
17 317 3.34%
6 277 2.92%
24 263 2.77%
5 245 2.58%
18 235 2.48%
28 235 2.48%
2 232 2.45%
8 213 2.24%
11 207 2.18%
20 202 2.13%
31 181 1.91%
25 180 1.9%
35 162 1.71%
13 161 1.7%
27 151 1.59%
16 132 1.39%
38 130 1.37%
12 124 1.31%
34 119 1.25%
19 116 1.22%
22 114 1.2%
15 112 1.18%
23 110 1.16%
9 99 1.04%
32 95 1%
42 92 0.97%
30 90 0.95%
26 81 0.85%
45 75 0.79%
39 69 0.73%
29 65 0.69%
41 65 0.69%
37 61 0.64%
33 52 0.55%
49 49 0.52%
36 44 0.46%
48 38 0.4%
44 32 0.34%
52 31 0.33%
46 28 0.3%
56 26 0.27%
53 20 0.21%
40 18 0.19%
43 18 0.19%
47 18 0.19%
55 18 0.19%
59 17 0.18%
51 16 0.17%
50 14 0.15%
58 10 0.11%
63 10 0.11%
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 0.12%
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 0.61%
16 or less 79 0.83%
17 or less 104 1.1%
18 or less 106 1.12%
19 or less 128 1.35%
20 or less 172 1.81%
21 or less 194 2.04%
22 or less 220 2.32%
23 or less 288 3.04%
24 or less 362 3.82%
25 or less 379 3.99%
26 or less 435 4.58%
27 or less 548 5.78%
28 or less 581 6.12%
29 or less 636 6.7%
30 or less 760 8.01%
31 or less 883 9.31%
32 or less 925 9.75%
33 or less 1050 11.07%
34 or less 1210 12.75%
35 or less 1313 13.84%
36 or less 1395 14.7%
37 or less 1588 16.74%
38 or less 1758 18.53%
39 or less 1830 19.29%
40 or less 1956 20.62%
41 or less 2197 23.16%
42 or less 2302 24.26%
43 or less 2436 25.67%
44 or less 2677 28.21%
45 or less 2940 30.99%
46 or less 3018 31.81%
47 or less 3214 33.87%
48 or less 3455 36.41%
49 or less 3638 38.34%
50 or less 3773 39.77%
51 or less 4035 42.53%
52 or less 4287 45.18%
53 or less 4403 46.41%
54 or less 4567 48.13%
55 or less 4885 51.49%
56 or less 5023 52.94%
57 or less 5170 54.49%
58 or less 5411 57.03%
59 or less 5639 59.43%
60 or less 5723 60.32%
61 or less 5889 62.07%
62 or less 6068 63.95%
63 or less 6222 65.58%
64 or less 6345 66.87%
65 or less 6550 69.03%
66 or less 6719 70.82%
67 or less 6806 71.73%
68 or less 6916 72.89%
69 or less 7106 74.89%
70 or less 7197 75.85%
71 or less 7307 77.01%
72 or less 7423 78.24%
73 or less 7547 79.54%
74 or less 7599 80.09%
75 or less 7693 81.08%
76 or less 7809 82.3%
77 or less 7910 83.37%
78 or less 7960 83.9%
79 or less 8052 84.87%
80 or less 8122 85.6%
81 or less 8153 85.93%
82 or less 8200 86.42%
83 or less 8274 87.2%
84 or less 8311 87.59%
85 or less 8357 88.08%
86 or less 8396 88.49%
87 or less 8444 89%
88 or less 8457 89.13%
89 or less 8502 89.61%
90 or less 8534 89.95%
91 or less 8567 90.29%
92 or less 8590 90.54%
93 or less 8622 90.87%
94 or less 8637 91.03%
95 or less 8650 91.17%
96 or less 8658 91.25%
97 or less 8684 91.53%
98 or less 8696 91.65%
99 or less 8707 91.77%
100 or less 8728 91.99%
101 or less 8741 92.13%
102 or less 8748 92.2%
103 or less 8763 92.36%
104 or less 8769 92.42%
105 or less 8777 92.51%
106 or less 8782 92.56%
107 or less 8793 92.67%
108 or less 8802 92.77%
109 or less 8806 92.81%
110 or less 8810 92.85%
111 or less 8814 92.9%
112 or less 8815 92.91%
113 or less 8817 92.93%
114 or less 8820 92.96%
115 or less 8825 93.01%
116 or less 8827 93.03%
117 or less 8833 93.1%
118 or less 8834 93.11%
119 or less 8836 93.13%
123 or less 8839 93.16%
124 or less 8840 93.17%
125 or less 8841 93.18%
129 or less 8842 93.19%
132 or less 8843 93.2%
133 or less 8846 93.23%
135 or less 8847 93.24%
136 or less 8849 93.27%
137 or less 8850 93.28%
139 or less 8851 93.29%

Game total scoring, by frequency

Total Occurrence Pct.
55 318 3.35%
45 263 2.77%
51 262 2.76%
52 252 2.66%
41 241 2.54%
44 241 2.54%
48 241 2.54%
58 241 2.54%
59 228 2.4%
65 205 2.16%
47 196 2.07%
37 193 2.03%
69 190 2%
49 183 1.93%
62 179 1.89%
38 170 1.79%
66 169 1.78%
61 166 1.75%
54 164 1.73%
34 160 1.69%
63 154 1.62%
57 147 1.55%
56 138 1.45%
50 135 1.42%
43 134 1.41%
40 126 1.33%
33 125 1.32%
30 124 1.31%
73 124 1.31%
31 123 1.3%
64 123 1.3%
53 116 1.22%
72 116 1.22%
76 116 1.22%
27 113 1.19%
68 110 1.16%
71 110 1.16%
42 105 1.11%
35 103 1.09%
77 101 1.06%
75 94 0.99%
79 92 0.97%
70 91 0.96%
67 87 0.92%
60 84 0.89%
36 82 0.86%
46 78 0.82%
24 74 0.78%
83 74 0.78%
39 72 0.76%
80 70 0.74%
23 68 0.72%
26 56 0.59%
29 55 0.58%
74 52 0.55%
78 50 0.53%
87 48 0.51%
82 47 0.5%
85 46 0.48%
89 45 0.47%
20 44 0.46%
32 42 0.44%
86 39 0.41%
84 37 0.39%
28 33 0.35%
91 33 0.35%
90 32 0.34%
93 32 0.34%
81 31 0.33%
22 26 0.27%
97 26 0.27%
17 25 0.26%
92 23 0.24%
19 22 0.23%
21 22 0.23%
16 21 0.22%
100 21 0.22%
25 17 0.18%
94 15 0.16%
103 15 0.16%
13 13 0.14%
15 13 0.14%
88 13 0.14%
95 13 0.14%
101 13 0.14%
98 12 0.13%
99 11 0.12%
107 11 0.12%
108 9 0.09%
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%
113 2 0.02%
116 2 0.02%
119 2 0.02%
136 2 0.02%
5 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%
139 1 0.01%

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Game team scoring, ordered

Team total Occurrence Cumulative pct.
No score 343 1.81%
2 or less 353 1.86%
3 or less 714 3.76%
5 or less 721 3.8%
6 or less 955 5.03%
7 or less 1596 8.41%
8 or less 1618 8.53%
9 or less 1735 9.14%
10 or less 2452 12.92%
11 or less 2468 13.01%
12 or less 2582 13.61%
13 or less 3135 16.52%
14 or less 4028 21.23%
15 or less 4122 21.72%
16 or less 4460 23.5%
17 or less 5443 28.68%
18 or less 5510 29.04%
19 or less 5734 30.22%
20 or less 6460 34.04%
21 or less 7248 38.2%
22 or less 7394 38.97%
23 or less 7877 41.51%
24 or less 8961 47.22%
25 or less 9077 47.83%
26 or less 9331 49.17%
27 or less 10055 52.99%
28 or less 10808 56.96%
29 or less 10979 57.86%
30 or less 11437 60.27%
31 or less 12376 65.22%
32 or less 12486 65.8%
33 or less 12721 67.04%
34 or less 13336 70.28%
35 or less 13920 73.36%
36 or less 14065 74.12%
37 or less 14411 75.94%
38 or less 15064 79.38%
39 or less 15149 79.83%
40 or less 15316 80.71%
41 or less 15778 83.15%
42 or less 16234 85.55%
43 or less 16330 86.06%
44 or less 16577 87.36%
45 or less 17047 89.83%
46 or less 17087 90.05%
47 or less 17185 90.56%
48 or less 17442 91.92%
49 or less 17694 93.24%
50 or less 17758 93.58%
51 or less 17878 94.21%
52 or less 18104 95.4%
53 or less 18126 95.52%
54 or less 18183 95.82%
55 or less 18309 96.49%
56 or less 18468 97.32%
57 or less 18480 97.39%
58 or less 18543 97.72%
59 or less 18653 98.3%
60 or less 18664 98.36%
61 or less 18685 98.47%
62 or less 18741 98.76%
63 or less 18812 99.14%
64 or less 18818 99.17%
65 or less 18838 99.27%
66 or less 18881 99.5%
67 or less 18886 99.53%
68 or less 18898 99.59%
69 or less 18918 99.69%
70 or less 18945 99.84%
71 or less 18948 99.85%
72 or less 18951 99.87%
73 or less 18960 99.92%
74 or less 18961 99.92%
75 or less 18962 99.93%
76 or less 18966 99.95%
77 or less 18971 99.97%
78 or less 18972 99.98%
79 or less 18973 99.98%
80 or less 18974 99.99%
82 or less 18975 99.99%
83 or less 18976 100%

Game team scoring, by frequency

Team total Occurrence Pct.
24 1084 5.71%
17 983 5.18%
31 939 4.95%
14 893 4.71%
21 788 4.15%
28 753 3.97%
20 726 3.83%
27 724 3.82%
10 717 3.78%
38 653 3.44%
7 641 3.38%
34 615 3.24%
35 584 3.08%
13 553 2.91%
23 483 2.55%
45 470 2.48%
41 462 2.43%
30 458 2.41%
42 456 2.4%
3 361 1.9%
37 346 1.82%
0 343 1.81%
16 338 1.78%
48 257 1.35%
26 254 1.34%
49 252 1.33%
44 247 1.3%
33 235 1.24%
6 234 1.23%
52 226 1.19%
19 224 1.18%
29 171 0.9%
40 167 0.88%
56 159 0.84%
22 146 0.77%
36 145 0.76%
55 126 0.66%
51 120 0.63%
9 117 0.62%
25 116 0.61%
12 114 0.6%
32 110 0.58%
59 110 0.58%
47 98 0.52%
43 96 0.51%
15 94 0.5%
39 85 0.45%
63 71 0.37%
18 67 0.35%
50 64 0.34%
58 63 0.33%
54 57 0.3%
62 56 0.3%
66 43 0.23%
46 40 0.21%
70 27 0.14%
8 22 0.12%
53 22 0.12%
61 21 0.11%
65 20 0.11%
69 20 0.11%
11 16 0.08%
57 12 0.06%
68 12 0.06%
60 11 0.06%
2 10 0.05%
73 9 0.05%
5 7 0.04%
64 6 0.03%
67 5 0.03%
77 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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