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

Sample size: 10088 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: 29.8|Average away score: 25

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Margin of victory, ordered

Margin Occurrence Cumulative pct.
1 or less 350 3.47%
2 or less 596 5.91%
3 or less 1481 14.68%
4 or less 1831 18.15%
5 or less 2091 20.73%
6 or less 2384 23.63%
7 or less 3140 31.13%
8 or less 3371 33.42%
9 or less 3479 34.49%
10 or less 3903 38.69%
11 or less 4121 40.85%
12 or less 4250 42.13%
13 or less 4420 43.81%
14 or less 4853 48.11%
15 or less 4975 49.32%
16 or less 5119 50.74%
17 or less 5454 54.06%
18 or less 5702 56.52%
19 or less 5833 57.82%
20 or less 6045 59.92%
21 or less 6406 63.5%
22 or less 6532 64.75%
23 or less 6654 65.96%
24 or less 6935 68.75%
25 or less 7124 70.62%
26 or less 7214 71.51%
27 or less 7371 73.07%
28 or less 7623 75.57%
29 or less 7700 76.33%
30 or less 7797 77.29%
31 or less 7994 79.24%
32 or less 8095 80.24%
33 or less 8148 80.77%
34 or less 8275 82.03%
35 or less 8444 83.7%
36 or less 8491 84.17%
37 or less 8557 84.82%
38 or less 8693 86.17%
39 or less 8768 86.92%
40 or less 8787 87.1%
41 or less 8854 87.77%
42 or less 8957 88.79%
43 or less 8977 88.99%
44 or less 9010 89.31%
45 or less 9089 90.1%
46 or less 9122 90.42%
47 or less 9141 90.61%
48 or less 9179 90.99%
49 or less 9234 91.53%
50 or less 9249 91.68%
51 or less 9265 91.84%
52 or less 9296 92.15%
53 or less 9317 92.36%
54 or less 9322 92.41%
55 or less 9342 92.61%
56 or less 9368 92.86%
57 or less 9373 92.91%
58 or less 9383 93.01%
59 or less 9400 93.18%
60 or less 9404 93.22%
61 or less 9406 93.24%
62 or less 9410 93.28%
63 or less 9420 93.38%
64 or less 9421 93.39%
65 or less 9423 93.41%
66 or less 9427 93.45%
67 or less 9428 93.46%
68 or less 9429 93.47%
69 or less 9432 93.5%
70 or less 9433 93.51%
72 or less 9435 93.53%
74 or less 9436 93.54%
78 or less 9437 93.55%

Margin of victory, by frequency

Margin Occurrence Pct.
3 885 8.77%
7 756 7.49%
14 433 4.29%
10 424 4.2%
21 361 3.58%
1 350 3.47%
4 350 3.47%
17 335 3.32%
6 293 2.9%
24 281 2.79%
5 260 2.58%
28 252 2.5%
18 248 2.46%
2 246 2.44%
8 231 2.29%
11 218 2.16%
20 212 2.1%
31 197 1.95%
25 189 1.87%
13 170 1.69%
35 169 1.68%
27 157 1.56%
16 144 1.43%
38 136 1.35%
19 131 1.3%
12 129 1.28%
34 127 1.26%
22 126 1.25%
15 122 1.21%
23 122 1.21%
9 108 1.07%
42 103 1.02%
32 101 1%
30 97 0.96%
26 90 0.89%
45 79 0.78%
29 77 0.76%
39 75 0.74%
41 67 0.66%
37 66 0.65%
49 55 0.55%
33 53 0.53%
36 47 0.47%
48 38 0.38%
44 33 0.33%
46 33 0.33%
52 31 0.31%
56 26 0.26%
53 21 0.21%
43 20 0.2%
55 20 0.2%
40 19 0.19%
47 19 0.19%
59 17 0.17%
51 16 0.16%
50 15 0.15%
58 10 0.1%
63 10 0.1%
54 5 0.05%
57 5 0.05%
60 4 0.04%
62 4 0.04%
66 4 0.04%
69 3 0.03%
61 2 0.02%
65 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 0.07%
9 or less 11 0.11%
10 or less 19 0.19%
12 or less 27 0.27%
13 or less 41 0.41%
14 or less 46 0.46%
15 or less 59 0.58%
16 or less 81 0.8%
17 or less 107 1.06%
18 or less 109 1.08%
19 or less 133 1.32%
20 or less 179 1.77%
21 or less 202 2%
22 or less 230 2.28%
23 or less 302 2.99%
24 or less 381 3.78%
25 or less 398 3.95%
26 or less 454 4.5%
27 or less 571 5.66%
28 or less 608 6.03%
29 or less 670 6.64%
30 or less 800 7.93%
31 or less 928 9.2%
32 or less 976 9.67%
33 or less 1108 10.98%
34 or less 1277 12.66%
35 or less 1383 13.71%
36 or less 1469 14.56%
37 or less 1676 16.61%
38 or less 1854 18.38%
39 or less 1932 19.15%
40 or less 2066 20.48%
41 or less 2325 23.05%
42 or less 2441 24.2%
43 or less 2585 25.62%
44 or less 2833 28.08%
45 or less 3105 30.78%
46 or less 3186 31.58%
47 or less 3392 33.62%
48 or less 3650 36.18%
49 or less 3852 38.18%
50 or less 3994 39.59%
51 or less 4274 42.37%
52 or less 4540 45%
53 or less 4665 46.24%
54 or less 4841 47.99%
55 or less 5182 51.37%
56 or less 5331 52.84%
57 or less 5487 54.39%
58 or less 5749 56.99%
59 or less 5988 59.36%
60 or less 6079 60.26%
61 or less 6258 62.03%
62 or less 6447 63.91%
63 or less 6609 65.51%
64 or less 6741 66.82%
65 or less 6958 68.97%
66 or less 7139 70.77%
67 or less 7230 71.67%
68 or less 7349 72.85%
69 or less 7555 74.89%
70 or less 7652 75.85%
71 or less 7768 77%
72 or less 7895 78.26%
73 or less 8029 79.59%
74 or less 8084 80.13%
75 or less 8185 81.14%
76 or less 8314 82.41%
77 or less 8423 83.5%
78 or less 8473 83.99%
79 or less 8572 84.97%
80 or less 8648 85.73%
81 or less 8682 86.06%
82 or less 8730 86.54%
83 or less 8808 87.31%
84 or less 8847 87.7%
85 or less 8896 88.18%
86 or less 8939 88.61%
87 or less 8993 89.15%
88 or less 9007 89.28%
89 or less 9053 89.74%
90 or less 9089 90.1%
91 or less 9124 90.44%
92 or less 9151 90.71%
93 or less 9187 91.07%
94 or less 9202 91.22%
95 or less 9217 91.37%
96 or less 9227 91.47%
97 or less 9256 91.75%
98 or less 9269 91.88%
99 or less 9282 92.01%
100 or less 9307 92.26%
101 or less 9320 92.39%
102 or less 9327 92.46%
103 or less 9342 92.61%
104 or less 9349 92.67%
105 or less 9357 92.75%
106 or less 9362 92.8%
107 or less 9374 92.92%
108 or less 9385 93.03%
109 or less 9389 93.07%
110 or less 9393 93.11%
111 or less 9397 93.15%
112 or less 9400 93.18%
113 or less 9402 93.2%
114 or less 9405 93.23%
115 or less 9410 93.28%
116 or less 9412 93.3%
117 or less 9418 93.36%
118 or less 9419 93.37%
119 or less 9421 93.39%
121 or less 9422 93.4%
123 or less 9425 93.43%
124 or less 9426 93.44%
125 or less 9427 93.45%
129 or less 9428 93.46%
132 or less 9429 93.47%
133 or less 9432 93.5%
135 or less 9433 93.51%
136 or less 9435 93.53%
137 or less 9436 93.54%
139 or less 9437 93.55%

Game total scoring, by frequency

Total Occurrence Pct.
55 341 3.38%
51 280 2.78%
45 272 2.7%
52 266 2.64%
58 262 2.6%
41 259 2.57%
48 258 2.56%
44 248 2.46%
59 239 2.37%
65 217 2.15%
37 207 2.05%
47 206 2.04%
69 206 2.04%
49 202 2%
62 189 1.87%
66 181 1.79%
61 179 1.77%
38 178 1.76%
54 176 1.74%
34 169 1.68%
63 162 1.61%
57 156 1.55%
56 149 1.48%
43 144 1.43%
50 142 1.41%
40 134 1.33%
73 134 1.33%
33 132 1.31%
64 132 1.31%
30 130 1.29%
76 129 1.28%
31 128 1.27%
72 127 1.26%
53 125 1.24%
68 119 1.18%
27 117 1.16%
42 116 1.15%
71 116 1.15%
77 109 1.08%
35 106 1.05%
75 101 1%
79 99 0.98%
70 97 0.96%
60 91 0.9%
67 91 0.9%
36 86 0.85%
46 81 0.8%
24 79 0.78%
39 78 0.77%
83 78 0.77%
80 76 0.75%
23 72 0.71%
29 62 0.61%
26 56 0.56%
74 55 0.55%
87 54 0.54%
78 50 0.5%
85 49 0.49%
32 48 0.48%
82 48 0.48%
20 46 0.46%
89 46 0.46%
86 43 0.43%
84 39 0.39%
28 37 0.37%
90 36 0.36%
93 36 0.36%
91 35 0.35%
81 34 0.34%
97 29 0.29%
22 28 0.28%
92 27 0.27%
17 26 0.26%
100 25 0.25%
19 24 0.24%
21 23 0.23%
16 22 0.22%
25 17 0.17%
94 15 0.15%
95 15 0.15%
103 15 0.15%
13 14 0.14%
88 14 0.14%
15 13 0.13%
98 13 0.13%
99 13 0.13%
101 13 0.13%
107 12 0.12%
108 11 0.11%
96 10 0.1%
10 8 0.08%
12 8 0.08%
105 8 0.08%
102 7 0.07%
104 7 0.07%
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%
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%
136 2 0.02%
5 1 0.01%
118 1 0.01%
121 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 353 1.75%
2 or less 363 1.8%
3 or less 746 3.7%
5 or less 753 3.73%
6 or less 997 4.94%
7 or less 1684 8.35%
8 or less 1706 8.46%
9 or less 1827 9.06%
10 or less 2573 12.75%
11 or less 2589 12.83%
12 or less 2708 13.42%
13 or less 3300 16.36%
14 or less 4243 21.03%
15 or less 4347 21.55%
16 or less 4708 23.33%
17 or less 5753 28.51%
18 or less 5825 28.87%
19 or less 6067 30.07%
20 or less 6837 33.89%
21 or less 7679 38.06%
22 or less 7841 38.86%
23 or less 8352 41.4%
24 or less 9508 47.13%
25 or less 9633 47.74%
26 or less 9908 49.11%
27 or less 10678 52.92%
28 or less 11478 56.89%
29 or less 11660 57.79%
30 or less 12138 60.16%
31 or less 13132 65.09%
32 or less 13246 65.65%
33 or less 13492 66.87%
34 or less 14139 70.08%
35 or less 14761 73.16%
36 or less 14919 73.94%
37 or less 15289 75.78%
38 or less 15984 79.22%
39 or less 16073 79.66%
40 or less 16255 80.57%
41 or less 16749 83.01%
42 or less 17239 85.44%
43 or less 17341 85.95%
44 or less 17598 87.22%
45 or less 18093 89.68%
46 or less 18137 89.89%
47 or less 18245 90.43%
48 or less 18521 91.8%
49 or less 18801 93.18%
50 or less 18869 93.52%
51 or less 18999 94.17%
52 or less 19242 95.37%
53 or less 19265 95.48%
54 or less 19325 95.78%
55 or less 19457 96.44%
56 or less 19629 97.29%
57 or less 19643 97.36%
58 or less 19711 97.7%
59 or less 19829 98.28%
60 or less 19841 98.34%
61 or less 19863 98.45%
62 or less 19924 98.75%
63 or less 20004 99.15%
64 or less 20010 99.18%
65 or less 20032 99.29%
66 or less 20078 99.51%
67 or less 20083 99.54%
68 or less 20095 99.6%
69 or less 20115 99.7%
70 or less 20143 99.84%
71 or less 20146 99.85%
72 or less 20149 99.87%
73 or less 20158 99.91%
74 or less 20159 99.92%
75 or less 20160 99.92%
76 or less 20164 99.94%
77 or less 20171 99.98%
78 or less 20172 99.98%
79 or less 20173 99.99%
80 or less 20174 99.99%
82 or less 20175 100%
83 or less 20176 100%

Game team scoring, by frequency

Team total Occurrence Pct.
24 1156 5.73%
17 1045 5.18%
31 994 4.93%
14 943 4.67%
21 842 4.17%
28 800 3.97%
20 770 3.82%
27 770 3.82%
10 746 3.7%
38 695 3.44%
7 687 3.41%
34 647 3.21%
35 622 3.08%
13 592 2.93%
23 511 2.53%
45 495 2.45%
41 494 2.45%
42 490 2.43%
30 478 2.37%
3 383 1.9%
37 370 1.83%
16 361 1.79%
0 353 1.75%
49 280 1.39%
48 276 1.37%
26 275 1.36%
44 257 1.27%
33 246 1.22%
6 244 1.21%
52 243 1.2%
19 242 1.2%
29 182 0.9%
40 182 0.9%
56 172 0.85%
22 162 0.8%
36 158 0.78%
55 132 0.65%
51 130 0.64%
25 125 0.62%
9 121 0.6%
12 119 0.59%
59 118 0.58%
32 114 0.57%
47 108 0.54%
15 104 0.52%
43 102 0.51%
39 89 0.44%
63 80 0.4%
18 72 0.36%
50 68 0.34%
58 68 0.34%
62 61 0.3%
54 60 0.3%
66 46 0.23%
46 44 0.22%
70 28 0.14%
53 23 0.11%
8 22 0.11%
61 22 0.11%
65 22 0.11%
69 20 0.1%
11 16 0.08%
57 14 0.07%
60 12 0.06%
68 12 0.06%
2 10 0.05%
73 9 0.04%
5 7 0.03%
77 7 0.03%
64 6 0.03%
67 5 0.02%
76 4 0.02%
71 3 0.01%
72 3 0.01%
74 1 0%
75 1 0%
78 1 0%
79 1 0%
80 1 0%
82 1 0%
83 1 0%

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