Frequency of CFB scores, 2005-2019 (FBS vs. FBS only)

Sample size: 11037 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: 146 (November 24, 2018: Texas A&M 74 vs. LSU 72)

Average home score: 29.8|Average away score: 25.1

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Margin of victory, ordered

Margin Occurrence Cumulative pct.
1 or less 376 3.41%
2 or less 643 5.83%
3 or less 1620 14.68%
4 or less 1999 18.11%
5 or less 2284 20.69%
6 or less 2600 23.56%
7 or less 3428 31.06%
8 or less 3677 33.32%
9 or less 3799 34.42%
10 or less 4266 38.65%
11 or less 4504 40.81%
12 or less 4639 42.03%
13 or less 4824 43.71%
14 or less 5288 47.91%
15 or less 5426 49.16%
16 or less 5581 50.57%
17 or less 5931 53.74%
18 or less 6208 56.25%
19 or less 6355 57.58%
20 or less 6573 59.55%
21 or less 6973 63.18%
22 or less 7112 64.44%
23 or less 7246 65.65%
24 or less 7550 68.41%
25 or less 7754 70.25%
26 or less 7853 71.15%
27 or less 8022 72.68%
28 or less 8297 75.17%
29 or less 8381 75.94%
30 or less 8486 76.89%
31 or less 8699 78.82%
32 or less 8814 79.86%
33 or less 8872 80.38%
34 or less 9009 81.63%
35 or less 9197 83.33%
36 or less 9250 83.81%
37 or less 9317 84.42%
38 or less 9463 85.74%
39 or less 9546 86.49%
40 or less 9566 86.67%
41 or less 9641 87.35%
42 or less 9758 88.41%
43 or less 9782 88.63%
44 or less 9816 88.94%
45 or less 9903 89.73%
46 or less 9940 90.06%
47 or less 9961 90.25%
48 or less 10001 90.61%
49 or less 10062 91.17%
50 or less 10080 91.33%
51 or less 10098 91.49%
52 or less 10138 91.85%
53 or less 10160 92.05%
54 or less 10165 92.1%
55 or less 10188 92.31%
56 or less 10216 92.56%
57 or less 10221 92.61%
58 or less 10231 92.7%
59 or less 10250 92.87%
60 or less 10254 92.91%
61 or less 10257 92.93%
62 or less 10261 92.97%
63 or less 10272 93.07%
64 or less 10273 93.08%
65 or less 10275 93.1%
66 or less 10279 93.13%
67 or less 10280 93.14%
68 or less 10281 93.15%
69 or less 10284 93.18%
70 or less 10285 93.19%
71 or less 10287 93.2%
72 or less 10289 93.22%
74 or less 10290 93.23%
78 or less 10291 93.24%

Margin of victory, by frequency

Margin Occurrence Pct.
3 977 8.85%
7 828 7.5%
10 467 4.23%
14 464 4.2%
21 400 3.62%
4 379 3.43%
1 376 3.41%
17 350 3.17%
6 316 2.86%
24 304 2.75%
5 285 2.58%
18 277 2.51%
28 275 2.49%
2 267 2.42%
8 249 2.26%
11 238 2.16%
20 218 1.98%
31 213 1.93%
25 204 1.85%
35 188 1.7%
13 185 1.68%
27 169 1.53%
16 155 1.4%
19 147 1.33%
38 146 1.32%
22 139 1.26%
15 138 1.25%
34 137 1.24%
12 135 1.22%
23 134 1.21%
9 122 1.11%
42 117 1.06%
32 115 1.04%
30 105 0.95%
26 99 0.9%
45 87 0.79%
29 84 0.76%
39 83 0.75%
41 75 0.68%
37 67 0.61%
49 61 0.55%
33 58 0.53%
36 53 0.48%
48 40 0.36%
52 40 0.36%
46 37 0.34%
44 34 0.31%
56 28 0.25%
43 24 0.22%
55 23 0.21%
53 22 0.2%
47 21 0.19%
40 20 0.18%
59 19 0.17%
50 18 0.16%
51 18 0.16%
63 11 0.1%
58 10 0.09%
54 5 0.05%
57 5 0.05%
60 4 0.04%
62 4 0.04%
66 4 0.04%
61 3 0.03%
69 3 0.03%
65 2 0.02%
71 2 0.02%
72 2 0.02%
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 0.06%
9 or less 11 0.1%
10 or less 19 0.17%
12 or less 27 0.24%
13 or less 42 0.38%
14 or less 47 0.43%
15 or less 61 0.55%
16 or less 84 0.76%
17 or less 111 1.01%
18 or less 113 1.02%
19 or less 139 1.26%
20 or less 186 1.69%
21 or less 213 1.93%
22 or less 241 2.18%
23 or less 316 2.86%
24 or less 405 3.67%
25 or less 426 3.86%
26 or less 488 4.42%
27 or less 616 5.58%
28 or less 657 5.95%
29 or less 725 6.57%
30 or less 865 7.84%
31 or less 1000 9.06%
32 or less 1049 9.5%
33 or less 1189 10.77%
34 or less 1372 12.43%
35 or less 1488 13.48%
36 or less 1579 14.31%
37 or less 1810 16.4%
38 or less 2003 18.15%
39 or less 2087 18.91%
40 or less 2229 20.2%
41 or less 2514 22.78%
42 or less 2643 23.95%
43 or less 2793 25.31%
44 or less 3070 27.82%
45 or less 3362 30.46%
46 or less 3454 31.29%
47 or less 3677 33.32%
48 or less 3959 35.87%
49 or less 4181 37.88%
50 or less 4330 39.23%
51 or less 4630 41.95%
52 or less 4921 44.59%
53 or less 5063 45.87%
54 or less 5251 47.58%
55 or less 5626 50.97%
56 or less 5787 52.43%
57 or less 5965 54.05%
58 or less 6248 56.61%
59 or less 6511 58.99%
60 or less 6610 59.89%
61 or less 6813 61.73%
62 or less 7019 63.6%
63 or less 7197 65.21%
64 or less 7342 66.52%
65 or less 7581 68.69%
66 or less 7785 70.54%
67 or less 7886 71.45%
68 or less 8011 72.58%
69 or less 8235 74.61%
70 or less 8340 75.56%
71 or less 8470 76.74%
72 or less 8613 78.04%
73 or less 8756 79.33%
74 or less 8813 79.85%
75 or less 8918 80.8%
76 or less 9053 82.02%
77 or less 9172 83.1%
78 or less 9226 83.59%
79 or less 9337 84.6%
80 or less 9423 85.38%
81 or less 9459 85.7%
82 or less 9511 86.17%
83 or less 9603 87.01%
84 or less 9645 87.39%
85 or less 9699 87.88%
86 or less 9744 88.28%
87 or less 9802 88.81%
88 or less 9817 88.95%
89 or less 9870 89.43%
90 or less 9913 89.82%
91 or less 9952 90.17%
92 or less 9980 90.42%
93 or less 10020 90.79%
94 or less 10037 90.94%
95 or less 10054 91.09%
96 or less 10065 91.19%
97 or less 10098 91.49%
98 or less 10112 91.62%
99 or less 10125 91.74%
100 or less 10150 91.96%
101 or less 10164 92.09%
102 or less 10172 92.16%
103 or less 10188 92.31%
104 or less 10196 92.38%
105 or less 10204 92.45%
106 or less 10209 92.5%
107 or less 10223 92.62%
108 or less 10234 92.72%
109 or less 10238 92.76%
110 or less 10243 92.81%
111 or less 10247 92.84%
112 or less 10250 92.87%
113 or less 10252 92.89%
114 or less 10255 92.91%
115 or less 10261 92.97%
116 or less 10263 92.99%
117 or less 10269 93.04%
118 or less 10270 93.05%
119 or less 10272 93.07%
121 or less 10274 93.09%
123 or less 10277 93.11%
124 or less 10278 93.12%
125 or less 10279 93.13%
129 or less 10280 93.14%
130 or less 10281 93.15%
132 or less 10282 93.16%
133 or less 10285 93.19%
135 or less 10286 93.2%
136 or less 10288 93.21%
137 or less 10289 93.22%
139 or less 10290 93.23%
146 or less 10291 93.24%

Game total scoring, by frequency

Total Occurrence Pct.
55 375 3.4%
51 300 2.72%
45 292 2.65%
52 291 2.64%
41 285 2.58%
58 283 2.56%
48 282 2.56%
44 277 2.51%
59 263 2.38%
65 239 2.17%
37 231 2.09%
69 224 2.03%
47 223 2.02%
49 222 2.01%
62 206 1.87%
66 204 1.85%
61 203 1.84%
38 193 1.75%
54 188 1.7%
34 183 1.66%
57 178 1.61%
63 178 1.61%
56 161 1.46%
43 150 1.36%
50 149 1.35%
64 145 1.31%
72 143 1.3%
73 143 1.3%
40 142 1.29%
53 142 1.29%
30 140 1.27%
33 140 1.27%
31 135 1.22%
76 135 1.22%
71 130 1.18%
42 129 1.17%
27 128 1.16%
68 125 1.13%
77 119 1.08%
35 116 1.05%
79 111 1.01%
70 105 0.95%
75 105 0.95%
67 101 0.92%
60 99 0.9%
46 92 0.83%
83 92 0.83%
36 91 0.82%
24 89 0.81%
80 86 0.78%
39 84 0.76%
23 75 0.68%
29 68 0.62%
26 62 0.56%
87 58 0.53%
74 57 0.52%
78 54 0.49%
85 54 0.49%
89 53 0.48%
82 52 0.47%
32 49 0.44%
20 47 0.43%
86 45 0.41%
90 43 0.39%
84 42 0.38%
28 41 0.37%
93 40 0.36%
91 39 0.35%
81 36 0.33%
97 33 0.3%
22 28 0.25%
92 28 0.25%
17 27 0.24%
21 27 0.24%
19 26 0.24%
100 25 0.23%
16 23 0.21%
25 21 0.19%
94 17 0.15%
95 17 0.15%
103 16 0.14%
13 15 0.14%
88 15 0.14%
15 14 0.13%
98 14 0.13%
101 14 0.13%
107 14 0.13%
99 13 0.12%
96 11 0.1%
108 11 0.1%
10 8 0.07%
12 8 0.07%
102 8 0.07%
104 8 0.07%
105 8 0.07%
115 6 0.05%
117 6 0.05%
14 5 0.05%
106 5 0.05%
110 5 0.05%
9 4 0.04%
109 4 0.04%
111 4 0.04%
112 3 0.03%
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%
121 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%
130 1 0.01%
132 1 0.01%
135 1 0.01%
137 1 0.01%
139 1 0.01%
146 1 0.01%

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Game team scoring, ordered

Team total Occurrence Cumulative pct.
No score 384 1.74%
2 or less 396 1.79%
3 or less 821 3.72%
5 or less 829 3.76%
6 or less 1102 4.99%
7 or less 1854 8.4%
8 or less 1878 8.51%
9 or less 2005 9.08%
10 or less 2818 12.77%
11 or less 2836 12.85%
12 or less 2963 13.42%
13 or less 3607 16.34%
14 or less 4624 20.95%
15 or less 4742 21.48%
16 or less 5127 23.23%
17 or less 6262 28.37%
18 or less 6342 28.73%
19 or less 6597 29.89%
20 or less 7448 33.74%
21 or less 8371 37.92%
22 or less 8547 38.72%
23 or less 9102 41.23%
24 or less 10362 46.94%
25 or less 10498 47.56%
26 or less 10797 48.91%
27 or less 11643 52.75%
28 or less 12517 56.7%
29 or less 12720 57.62%
30 or less 13252 60.03%
31 or less 14346 64.99%
32 or less 14467 65.54%
33 or less 14734 66.75%
34 or less 15449 69.99%
35 or less 16134 73.09%
36 or less 16305 73.87%
37 or less 16708 75.69%
38 or less 17484 79.21%
39 or less 17584 79.66%
40 or less 17779 80.54%
41 or less 18320 82.99%
42 or less 18849 85.39%
43 or less 18961 85.9%
44 or less 19234 87.13%
45 or less 19782 89.62%
46 or less 19829 89.83%
47 or less 19943 90.35%
48 or less 20246 91.72%
49 or less 20552 93.11%
50 or less 20625 93.44%
51 or less 20765 94.07%
52 or less 21047 95.35%
53 or less 21075 95.47%
54 or less 21140 95.77%
55 or less 21284 96.42%
56 or less 21481 97.31%
57 or less 21497 97.39%
58 or less 21569 97.71%
59 or less 21695 98.28%
60 or less 21707 98.34%
61 or less 21731 98.45%
62 or less 21798 98.75%
63 or less 21888 99.16%
64 or less 21894 99.18%
65 or less 21916 99.28%
66 or less 21966 99.51%
67 or less 21972 99.54%
68 or less 21984 99.59%
69 or less 22006 99.69%
70 or less 22035 99.82%
71 or less 22038 99.84%
72 or less 22043 99.86%
73 or less 22053 99.9%
74 or less 22055 99.91%
75 or less 22056 99.92%
76 or less 22061 99.94%
77 or less 22069 99.98%
78 or less 22070 99.98%
79 or less 22071 99.99%
80 or less 22072 99.99%
82 or less 22073 100%
83 or less 22074 100%

Game team scoring, by frequency

Team total Occurrence Pct.
24 1260 5.71%
17 1135 5.14%
31 1094 4.96%
14 1017 4.61%
21 923 4.18%
28 874 3.96%
20 851 3.86%
27 846 3.83%
10 813 3.68%
38 776 3.52%
7 752 3.41%
34 715 3.24%
35 685 3.1%
13 644 2.92%
23 555 2.51%
45 548 2.48%
41 541 2.45%
30 532 2.41%
42 529 2.4%
3 425 1.93%
37 403 1.83%
16 385 1.74%
0 384 1.74%
49 306 1.39%
48 303 1.37%
26 299 1.35%
52 282 1.28%
6 273 1.24%
44 273 1.24%
33 267 1.21%
19 255 1.16%
29 203 0.92%
56 197 0.89%
40 195 0.88%
22 176 0.8%
36 171 0.77%
55 144 0.65%
51 140 0.63%
25 136 0.62%
9 127 0.58%
12 127 0.58%
59 126 0.57%
32 121 0.55%
15 118 0.53%
47 114 0.52%
43 112 0.51%
39 100 0.45%
63 90 0.41%
18 80 0.36%
50 73 0.33%
58 72 0.33%
62 67 0.3%
54 65 0.29%
66 50 0.23%
46 47 0.21%
70 29 0.13%
53 28 0.13%
8 24 0.11%
61 24 0.11%
65 22 0.1%
69 22 0.1%
11 18 0.08%
57 16 0.07%
2 12 0.05%
60 12 0.05%
68 12 0.05%
73 10 0.05%
5 8 0.04%
77 8 0.04%
64 6 0.03%
67 6 0.03%
72 5 0.02%
76 5 0.02%
71 3 0.01%
74 2 0.01%
75 1 0%
78 1 0%
79 1 0%
80 1 0%
82 1 0%
83 1 0%

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