Frequency of CFB scores, 2005-2016 (FBS vs. FBS only)

Sample size: 8712 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 296 3.4%
2 or less 517 5.93%
3 or less 1287 14.77%
4 or less 1590 18.25%
5 or less 1818 20.87%
6 or less 2070 23.76%
7 or less 2718 31.2%
8 or less 2908 33.38%
9 or less 3002 34.46%
10 or less 3364 38.61%
11 or less 3551 40.76%
12 or less 3667 42.09%
13 or less 3818 43.82%
14 or less 4189 48.08%
15 or less 4297 49.32%
16 or less 4415 50.68%
17 or less 4707 54.03%
18 or less 4919 56.46%
19 or less 5029 57.72%
20 or less 5216 59.87%
21 or less 5525 63.42%
22 or less 5630 64.62%
23 or less 5728 65.75%
24 or less 5971 68.54%
25 or less 6139 70.47%
26 or less 6216 71.35%
27 or less 6353 72.92%
28 or less 6564 75.34%
29 or less 6619 75.98%
30 or less 6701 76.92%
31 or less 6863 78.78%
32 or less 6950 79.78%
33 or less 6995 80.29%
34 or less 7107 81.58%
35 or less 7256 83.29%
36 or less 7295 83.74%
37 or less 7353 84.4%
38 or less 7472 85.77%
39 or less 7536 86.5%
40 or less 7553 86.7%
41 or less 7613 87.39%
42 or less 7698 88.36%
43 or less 7714 88.54%
44 or less 7744 88.89%
45 or less 7813 89.68%
46 or less 7838 89.97%
47 or less 7852 90.13%
48 or less 7888 90.54%
49 or less 7934 91.07%
50 or less 7948 91.23%
51 or less 7963 91.4%
52 or less 7990 91.71%
53 or less 8008 91.92%
54 or less 8013 91.98%
55 or less 8030 92.17%
56 or less 8053 92.44%
57 or less 8057 92.48%
58 or less 8067 92.6%
59 or less 8082 92.77%
60 or less 8085 92.8%
61 or less 8086 92.81%
62 or less 8090 92.86%
63 or less 8098 92.95%
64 or less 8099 92.96%
65 or less 8101 92.99%
66 or less 8105 93.03%
67 or less 8106 93.04%
68 or less 8107 93.06%
69 or less 8110 93.09%
70 or less 8111 93.1%
72 or less 8113 93.12%
74 or less 8114 93.14%
78 or less 8115 93.15%

Margin of victory, by frequency

Margin Occurrence Pct.
3 770 8.84%
7 648 7.44%
14 371 4.26%
10 362 4.16%
21 309 3.55%
4 303 3.48%
1 296 3.4%
17 292 3.35%
6 252 2.89%
24 243 2.79%
5 228 2.62%
2 221 2.54%
18 212 2.43%
28 211 2.42%
8 190 2.18%
11 187 2.15%
20 187 2.15%
25 168 1.93%
31 162 1.86%
13 151 1.73%
35 149 1.71%
27 137 1.57%
38 119 1.37%
16 118 1.35%
12 116 1.33%
34 112 1.29%
19 110 1.26%
15 108 1.24%
22 105 1.21%
23 98 1.12%
9 94 1.08%
32 87 1%
42 85 0.98%
30 82 0.94%
26 77 0.88%
45 69 0.79%
39 64 0.73%
41 60 0.69%
37 58 0.67%
29 55 0.63%
49 46 0.53%
33 45 0.52%
36 39 0.45%
48 36 0.41%
44 30 0.34%
52 27 0.31%
46 25 0.29%
56 23 0.26%
53 18 0.21%
40 17 0.2%
55 17 0.2%
43 16 0.18%
51 15 0.17%
59 15 0.17%
47 14 0.16%
50 14 0.16%
58 10 0.11%
63 8 0.09%
54 5 0.06%
57 4 0.05%
62 4 0.05%
66 4 0.05%
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 0.05%
7 or less 6 0.07%
9 or less 10 0.11%
10 or less 17 0.2%
12 or less 25 0.29%
13 or less 38 0.44%
14 or less 43 0.49%
15 or less 56 0.64%
16 or less 76 0.87%
17 or less 100 1.15%
18 or less 102 1.17%
19 or less 124 1.42%
20 or less 162 1.86%
21 or less 179 2.05%
22 or less 205 2.35%
23 or less 272 3.12%
24 or less 339 3.89%
25 or less 356 4.09%
26 or less 407 4.67%
27 or less 504 5.79%
28 or less 535 6.14%
29 or less 585 6.71%
30 or less 706 8.1%
31 or less 819 9.4%
32 or less 859 9.86%
33 or less 973 11.17%
34 or less 1116 12.81%
35 or less 1212 13.91%
36 or less 1287 14.77%
37 or less 1469 16.86%
38 or less 1618 18.57%
39 or less 1681 19.3%
40 or less 1798 20.64%
41 or less 2023 23.22%
42 or less 2119 24.32%
43 or less 2238 25.69%
44 or less 2463 28.27%
45 or less 2695 30.93%
46 or less 2769 31.78%
47 or less 2954 33.91%
48 or less 3182 36.52%
49 or less 3351 38.46%
50 or less 3470 39.83%
51 or less 3709 42.57%
52 or less 3942 45.25%
53 or less 4052 46.51%
54 or less 4205 48.27%
55 or less 4492 51.56%
56 or less 4615 52.97%
57 or less 4747 54.49%
58 or less 4971 57.06%
59 or less 5181 59.47%
60 or less 5259 60.37%
61 or less 5414 62.14%
62 or less 5579 64.04%
63 or less 5722 65.68%
64 or less 5834 66.97%
65 or less 6021 69.11%
66 or less 6175 70.88%
67 or less 6257 71.82%
68 or less 6361 73.01%
69 or less 6536 75.02%
70 or less 6616 75.94%
71 or less 6718 77.11%
72 or less 6822 78.31%
73 or less 6937 79.63%
74 or less 6982 80.14%
75 or less 7066 81.11%
76 or less 7174 82.35%
77 or less 7265 83.39%
78 or less 7312 83.93%
79 or less 7395 84.88%
80 or less 7459 85.62%
81 or less 7484 85.9%
82 or less 7527 86.4%
83 or less 7596 87.19%
84 or less 7629 87.57%
85 or less 7671 88.05%
86 or less 7707 88.46%
87 or less 7751 88.97%
88 or less 7764 89.12%
89 or less 7804 89.58%
90 or less 7832 89.9%
91 or less 7862 90.24%
92 or less 7880 90.45%
93 or less 7908 90.77%
94 or less 7921 90.92%
95 or less 7933 91.06%
96 or less 7941 91.15%
97 or less 7965 91.43%
98 or less 7977 91.56%
99 or less 7988 91.69%
100 or less 8007 91.91%
101 or less 8018 92.03%
102 or less 8025 92.11%
103 or less 8039 92.28%
104 or less 8045 92.34%
105 or less 8052 92.42%
106 or less 8056 92.47%
107 or less 8066 92.58%
108 or less 8072 92.65%
109 or less 8076 92.7%
110 or less 8080 92.75%
111 or less 8082 92.77%
112 or less 8083 92.78%
113 or less 8085 92.8%
114 or less 8087 92.83%
115 or less 8092 92.88%
116 or less 8094 92.91%
117 or less 8098 92.95%
118 or less 8099 92.96%
119 or less 8101 92.99%
123 or less 8104 93.02%
124 or less 8105 93.03%
125 or less 8106 93.04%
129 or less 8107 93.06%
132 or less 8108 93.07%
133 or less 8111 93.1%
135 or less 8112 93.11%
136 or less 8114 93.14%
137 or less 8115 93.15%

Game total scoring, by frequency

Total Occurrence Pct.
55 287 3.29%
51 239 2.74%
52 233 2.67%
45 232 2.66%
48 228 2.62%
41 225 2.58%
44 225 2.58%
58 224 2.57%
59 210 2.41%
65 187 2.15%
47 185 2.12%
37 182 2.09%
69 175 2.01%
49 169 1.94%
62 165 1.89%
61 155 1.78%
66 154 1.77%
54 153 1.76%
38 149 1.71%
34 143 1.64%
63 143 1.64%
57 132 1.52%
56 123 1.41%
30 121 1.39%
43 119 1.37%
50 119 1.37%
40 117 1.34%
73 115 1.32%
33 114 1.31%
31 113 1.3%
64 112 1.29%
53 110 1.26%
76 108 1.24%
68 104 1.19%
72 104 1.19%
71 102 1.17%
27 97 1.11%
35 96 1.1%
42 96 1.1%
77 91 1.04%
75 84 0.96%
79 83 0.95%
67 82 0.94%
70 80 0.92%
60 78 0.9%
36 75 0.86%
46 74 0.85%
83 69 0.79%
23 67 0.77%
24 67 0.77%
80 64 0.73%
39 63 0.72%
26 51 0.59%
29 50 0.57%
78 47 0.54%
74 45 0.52%
87 44 0.51%
82 43 0.49%
85 42 0.48%
32 40 0.46%
89 40 0.46%
20 38 0.44%
86 36 0.41%
84 33 0.38%
28 31 0.36%
91 30 0.34%
90 28 0.32%
93 28 0.32%
22 26 0.3%
81 25 0.29%
17 24 0.28%
97 24 0.28%
19 22 0.25%
16 20 0.23%
100 19 0.22%
92 18 0.21%
21 17 0.2%
25 17 0.2%
103 14 0.16%
13 13 0.15%
15 13 0.15%
88 13 0.15%
94 13 0.15%
95 12 0.14%
98 12 0.14%
99 11 0.13%
101 11 0.13%
107 10 0.11%
12 8 0.09%
96 8 0.09%
10 7 0.08%
102 7 0.08%
105 7 0.08%
104 6 0.07%
108 6 0.07%
14 5 0.06%
115 5 0.06%
9 4 0.05%
106 4 0.05%
109 4 0.05%
110 4 0.05%
117 4 0.05%
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 319 1.83%
2 or less 329 1.89%
3 or less 658 3.78%
5 or less 665 3.82%
6 or less 887 5.09%
7 or less 1475 8.47%
8 or less 1494 8.57%
9 or less 1603 9.2%
10 or less 2258 12.96%
11 or less 2274 13.05%
12 or less 2382 13.67%
13 or less 2900 16.64%
14 or less 3714 21.32%
15 or less 3803 21.83%
16 or less 4113 23.61%
17 or less 5015 28.78%
18 or less 5080 29.16%
19 or less 5284 30.33%
20 or less 5956 34.18%
21 or less 6683 38.36%
22 or less 6815 39.11%
23 or less 7252 41.62%
24 or less 8237 47.27%
25 or less 8343 47.88%
26 or less 8581 49.25%
27 or less 9247 53.07%
28 or less 9932 57%
29 or less 10091 57.91%
30 or less 10505 60.29%
31 or less 11373 65.27%
32 or less 11479 65.88%
33 or less 11693 67.11%
34 or less 12271 70.43%
35 or less 12811 73.53%
36 or less 12948 74.31%
37 or less 13264 76.12%
38 or less 13865 79.57%
39 or less 13941 80.01%
40 or less 14095 80.89%
41 or less 14520 83.33%
42 or less 14929 85.68%
43 or less 15012 86.16%
44 or less 15238 87.45%
45 or less 15668 89.92%
46 or less 15705 90.13%
47 or less 15794 90.65%
48 or less 16032 92.01%
49 or less 16264 93.34%
50 or less 16319 93.66%
51 or less 16430 94.3%
52 or less 16635 95.47%
53 or less 16655 95.59%
54 or less 16706 95.88%
55 or less 16825 96.56%
56 or less 16965 97.37%
57 or less 16975 97.42%
58 or less 17031 97.74%
59 or less 17132 98.32%
60 or less 17143 98.39%
61 or less 17161 98.49%
62 or less 17211 98.78%
63 or less 17277 99.16%
64 or less 17281 99.18%
65 or less 17300 99.29%
66 or less 17337 99.5%
67 or less 17341 99.52%
68 or less 17351 99.58%
69 or less 17369 99.68%
70 or less 17394 99.83%
71 or less 17396 99.84%
72 or less 17399 99.86%
73 or less 17408 99.91%
74 or less 17409 99.91%
75 or less 17410 99.92%
76 or less 17414 99.94%
77 or less 17419 99.97%
78 or less 17420 99.98%
79 or less 17421 99.98%
80 or less 17422 99.99%
82 or less 17423 99.99%
83 or less 17424 100%

Game team scoring, by frequency

Team total Occurrence Pct.
24 985 5.65%
17 902 5.18%
31 868 4.98%
14 814 4.67%
21 727 4.17%
28 685 3.93%
20 672 3.86%
27 666 3.82%
10 655 3.76%
38 601 3.45%
7 588 3.37%
34 578 3.32%
35 540 3.1%
13 518 2.97%
23 437 2.51%
45 430 2.47%
41 425 2.44%
30 414 2.38%
42 409 2.35%
3 329 1.89%
0 319 1.83%
37 316 1.81%
16 310 1.78%
26 238 1.37%
48 238 1.37%
49 232 1.33%
44 226 1.3%
6 222 1.27%
33 214 1.23%
52 205 1.18%
19 204 1.17%
29 159 0.91%
40 154 0.88%
56 140 0.8%
36 137 0.79%
22 132 0.76%
55 119 0.68%
51 111 0.64%
9 109 0.63%
12 108 0.62%
25 106 0.61%
32 106 0.61%
59 101 0.58%
15 89 0.51%
47 89 0.51%
43 83 0.48%
39 76 0.44%
63 66 0.38%
18 65 0.37%
58 56 0.32%
50 55 0.32%
54 51 0.29%
62 50 0.29%
46 37 0.21%
66 37 0.21%
70 25 0.14%
53 20 0.11%
8 19 0.11%
65 19 0.11%
61 18 0.1%
69 18 0.1%
11 16 0.09%
60 11 0.06%
2 10 0.06%
57 10 0.06%
68 10 0.06%
73 9 0.05%
5 7 0.04%
77 5 0.03%
64 4 0.02%
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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