Frequency of CFB scores, 2005-2020 (FBS vs. FBS only)

Sample size: 11574 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: 25.2

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Margin of victory, ordered

Margin Occurrence Cumulative pct.
1 or less 395 3.41%
2 or less 677 5.85%
3 or less 1705 14.73%
4 or less 2103 18.17%
5 or less 2397 20.71%
6 or less 2728 23.57%
7 or less 3592 31.04%
8 or less 3853 33.29%
9 or less 3977 34.36%
10 or less 4463 38.56%
11 or less 4721 40.79%
12 or less 4863 42.02%
13 or less 5056 43.68%
14 or less 5542 47.88%
15 or less 5686 49.13%
16 or less 5854 50.58%
17 or less 6229 53.82%
18 or less 6519 56.32%
19 or less 6673 57.66%
20 or less 6897 59.59%
21 or less 7312 63.18%
22 or less 7454 64.4%
23 or less 7595 65.62%
24 or less 7914 68.38%
25 or less 8129 70.24%
26 or less 8231 71.12%
27 or less 8405 72.62%
28 or less 8696 75.13%
29 or less 8788 75.93%
30 or less 8898 76.88%
31 or less 9119 78.79%
32 or less 9239 79.83%
33 or less 9304 80.39%
34 or less 9447 81.62%
35 or less 9643 83.32%
36 or less 9699 83.8%
37 or less 9768 84.4%
38 or less 9921 85.72%
39 or less 10006 86.45%
40 or less 10029 86.65%
41 or less 10110 87.35%
42 or less 10234 88.42%
43 or less 10258 88.63%
44 or less 10292 88.92%
45 or less 10383 89.71%
46 or less 10420 90.03%
47 or less 10441 90.21%
48 or less 10482 90.57%
49 or less 10545 91.11%
50 or less 10564 91.27%
51 or less 10583 91.44%
52 or less 10625 91.8%
53 or less 10648 92%
54 or less 10653 92.04%
55 or less 10676 92.24%
56 or less 10705 92.49%
57 or less 10710 92.53%
58 or less 10720 92.62%
59 or less 10739 92.79%
60 or less 10744 92.83%
61 or less 10747 92.85%
62 or less 10751 92.89%
63 or less 10763 92.99%
64 or less 10764 93%
65 or less 10766 93.02%
66 or less 10771 93.06%
67 or less 10772 93.07%
68 or less 10773 93.08%
69 or less 10776 93.11%
70 or less 10777 93.11%
71 or less 10779 93.13%
72 or less 10781 93.15%
74 or less 10782 93.16%
78 or less 10783 93.17%

Margin of victory, by frequency

Margin Occurrence Pct.
3 1028 8.88%
7 864 7.47%
10 486 4.2%
14 486 4.2%
21 415 3.59%
4 398 3.44%
1 395 3.41%
17 375 3.24%
6 331 2.86%
24 319 2.76%
5 294 2.54%
28 291 2.51%
18 290 2.51%
2 282 2.44%
8 261 2.26%
11 258 2.23%
20 224 1.94%
31 221 1.91%
25 215 1.86%
35 196 1.69%
13 193 1.67%
27 174 1.5%
16 168 1.45%
19 154 1.33%
38 153 1.32%
15 144 1.24%
34 143 1.24%
12 142 1.23%
22 142 1.23%
23 141 1.22%
9 124 1.07%
42 124 1.07%
32 120 1.04%
30 110 0.95%
26 102 0.88%
29 92 0.79%
45 91 0.79%
39 85 0.73%
41 81 0.7%
37 69 0.6%
33 65 0.56%
49 63 0.54%
36 56 0.48%
52 42 0.36%
48 41 0.35%
46 37 0.32%
44 34 0.29%
56 29 0.25%
43 24 0.21%
40 23 0.2%
53 23 0.2%
55 23 0.2%
47 21 0.18%
50 19 0.16%
51 19 0.16%
59 19 0.16%
63 12 0.1%
58 10 0.09%
54 5 0.04%
57 5 0.04%
60 5 0.04%
66 5 0.04%
62 4 0.03%
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 0.04%
7 or less 7 0.06%
9 or less 11 0.1%
10 or less 19 0.16%
12 or less 27 0.23%
13 or less 42 0.36%
14 or less 47 0.41%
15 or less 62 0.54%
16 or less 86 0.74%
17 or less 116 1%
18 or less 118 1.02%
19 or less 145 1.25%
20 or less 194 1.68%
21 or less 221 1.91%
22 or less 249 2.15%
23 or less 327 2.83%
24 or less 419 3.62%
25 or less 441 3.81%
26 or less 506 4.37%
27 or less 637 5.5%
28 or less 679 5.87%
29 or less 755 6.52%
30 or less 902 7.79%
31 or less 1039 8.98%
32 or less 1089 9.41%
33 or less 1233 10.65%
34 or less 1422 12.29%
35 or less 1542 13.32%
36 or less 1635 14.13%
37 or less 1874 16.19%
38 or less 2075 17.93%
39 or less 2161 18.67%
40 or less 2306 19.92%
41 or less 2602 22.48%
42 or less 2738 23.66%
43 or less 2895 25.01%
44 or less 3183 27.5%
45 or less 3489 30.15%
46 or less 3585 30.97%
47 or less 3823 33.03%
48 or less 4119 35.59%
49 or less 4344 37.53%
50 or less 4503 38.91%
51 or less 4821 41.65%
52 or less 5124 44.27%
53 or less 5270 45.53%
54 or less 5470 47.26%
55 or less 5865 50.67%
56 or less 6035 52.14%
57 or less 6225 53.78%
58 or less 6518 56.32%
59 or less 6801 58.76%
60 or less 6905 59.66%
61 or less 7119 61.51%
62 or less 7334 63.37%
63 or less 7522 64.99%
64 or less 7675 66.31%
65 or less 7925 68.47%
66 or less 8137 70.3%
67 or less 8243 71.22%
68 or less 8373 72.34%
69 or less 8609 74.38%
70 or less 8720 75.34%
71 or less 8859 76.54%
72 or less 9011 77.86%
73 or less 9165 79.19%
74 or less 9225 79.7%
75 or less 9335 80.65%
76 or less 9476 81.87%
77 or less 9599 82.94%
78 or less 9657 83.44%
79 or less 9774 84.45%
80 or less 9864 85.23%
81 or less 9902 85.55%
82 or less 9955 86.01%
83 or less 10048 86.82%
84 or less 10090 87.18%
85 or less 10147 87.67%
86 or less 10196 88.09%
87 or less 10257 88.62%
88 or less 10278 88.8%
89 or less 10333 89.28%
90 or less 10382 89.7%
91 or less 10424 90.06%
92 or less 10453 90.31%
93 or less 10493 90.66%
94 or less 10511 90.82%
95 or less 10529 90.97%
96 or less 10541 91.07%
97 or less 10574 91.36%
98 or less 10591 91.51%
99 or less 10606 91.64%
100 or less 10633 91.87%
101 or less 10649 92.01%
102 or less 10657 92.08%
103 or less 10673 92.22%
104 or less 10683 92.3%
105 or less 10691 92.37%
106 or less 10696 92.41%
107 or less 10710 92.53%
108 or less 10721 92.63%
109 or less 10725 92.66%
110 or less 10730 92.71%
111 or less 10737 92.77%
112 or less 10741 92.8%
113 or less 10743 92.82%
114 or less 10746 92.85%
115 or less 10752 92.9%
116 or less 10754 92.92%
117 or less 10760 92.97%
118 or less 10761 92.98%
119 or less 10764 93%
121 or less 10766 93.02%
123 or less 10769 93.04%
124 or less 10770 93.05%
125 or less 10771 93.06%
129 or less 10772 93.07%
130 or less 10773 93.08%
132 or less 10774 93.09%
133 or less 10777 93.11%
135 or less 10778 93.12%
136 or less 10780 93.14%
137 or less 10781 93.15%
139 or less 10782 93.16%
146 or less 10783 93.17%

Game total scoring, by frequency

Total Occurrence Pct.
55 395 3.41%
51 318 2.75%
45 306 2.64%
52 303 2.62%
41 296 2.56%
48 296 2.56%
58 293 2.53%
44 288 2.49%
59 283 2.45%
65 250 2.16%
37 239 2.06%
47 238 2.06%
69 236 2.04%
49 225 1.94%
62 215 1.86%
61 214 1.85%
66 212 1.83%
38 201 1.74%
54 200 1.73%
57 190 1.64%
34 189 1.63%
63 188 1.62%
56 170 1.47%
50 159 1.37%
43 157 1.36%
73 154 1.33%
64 153 1.32%
72 152 1.31%
30 147 1.27%
53 146 1.26%
40 145 1.25%
33 144 1.24%
76 141 1.22%
71 139 1.2%
31 137 1.18%
42 136 1.18%
27 131 1.13%
68 130 1.12%
77 123 1.06%
35 120 1.04%
79 117 1.01%
70 111 0.96%
75 110 0.95%
67 106 0.92%
60 104 0.9%
46 96 0.83%
36 93 0.8%
83 93 0.8%
24 92 0.79%
80 90 0.78%
39 86 0.74%
23 78 0.67%
29 76 0.66%
26 65 0.56%
87 61 0.53%
74 60 0.52%
78 58 0.5%
85 57 0.49%
89 55 0.48%
82 53 0.46%
32 50 0.43%
20 49 0.42%
86 49 0.42%
90 49 0.42%
28 42 0.36%
84 42 0.36%
91 42 0.36%
93 40 0.35%
81 38 0.33%
97 33 0.29%
17 30 0.26%
92 29 0.25%
22 28 0.24%
19 27 0.23%
21 27 0.23%
100 27 0.23%
16 24 0.21%
25 22 0.19%
88 21 0.18%
94 18 0.16%
95 18 0.16%
98 17 0.15%
101 16 0.14%
103 16 0.14%
13 15 0.13%
15 15 0.13%
99 15 0.13%
107 14 0.12%
96 12 0.1%
108 11 0.1%
104 10 0.09%
10 8 0.07%
12 8 0.07%
102 8 0.07%
105 8 0.07%
111 7 0.06%
115 6 0.05%
117 6 0.05%
14 5 0.04%
106 5 0.04%
110 5 0.04%
9 4 0.03%
109 4 0.03%
112 4 0.03%
114 3 0.03%
119 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%
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 399 1.72%
2 or less 413 1.78%
3 or less 854 3.69%
5 or less 862 3.72%
6 or less 1148 4.96%
7 or less 1929 8.33%
8 or less 1953 8.44%
9 or less 2084 9%
10 or less 2933 12.67%
11 or less 2954 12.76%
12 or less 3086 13.33%
13 or less 3758 16.23%
14 or less 4808 20.77%
15 or less 4931 21.3%
16 or less 5328 23.02%
17 or less 6513 28.14%
18 or less 6598 28.5%
19 or less 6865 29.66%
20 or less 7754 33.5%
21 or less 8731 37.72%
22 or less 8915 38.51%
23 or less 9497 41.03%
24 or less 10819 46.74%
25 or less 10960 47.35%
26 or less 11273 48.7%
27 or less 12168 52.57%
28 or less 13074 56.48%
29 or less 13288 57.4%
30 or less 13848 59.82%
31 or less 14993 64.77%
32 or less 15120 65.32%
33 or less 15399 66.52%
34 or less 16157 69.8%
35 or less 16875 72.9%
36 or less 17051 73.66%
37 or less 17480 75.51%
38 or less 18312 79.11%
39 or less 18417 79.56%
40 or less 18622 80.45%
41 or less 19193 82.91%
42 or less 19748 85.31%
43 or less 19868 85.83%
44 or less 20153 87.06%
45 or less 20727 89.54%
46 or less 20778 89.76%
47 or less 20903 90.3%
48 or less 21222 91.68%
49 or less 21546 93.08%
50 or less 21622 93.41%
51 or less 21771 94.05%
52 or less 22075 95.36%
53 or less 22108 95.51%
54 or less 22174 95.79%
55 or less 22324 96.44%
56 or less 22532 97.34%
57 or less 22548 97.41%
58 or less 22622 97.73%
59 or less 22753 98.29%
60 or less 22765 98.35%
61 or less 22789 98.45%
62 or less 22860 98.76%
63 or less 22954 99.16%
64 or less 22960 99.19%
65 or less 22983 99.29%
66 or less 23034 99.51%
67 or less 23040 99.53%
68 or less 23052 99.59%
69 or less 23076 99.69%
70 or less 23108 99.83%
71 or less 23111 99.84%
72 or less 23116 99.86%
73 or less 23127 99.91%
74 or less 23129 99.92%
75 or less 23130 99.92%
76 or less 23135 99.94%
77 or less 23143 99.98%
78 or less 23144 99.98%
79 or less 23145 99.99%
80 or less 23146 99.99%
82 or less 23147 100%
83 or less 23148 100%

Game team scoring, by frequency

Team total Occurrence Pct.
24 1322 5.71%
17 1185 5.12%
31 1145 4.95%
14 1050 4.54%
21 977 4.22%
28 906 3.91%
27 895 3.87%
20 889 3.84%
10 849 3.67%
38 832 3.59%
7 781 3.37%
34 758 3.27%
35 718 3.1%
13 672 2.9%
23 582 2.51%
45 574 2.48%
41 571 2.47%
30 560 2.42%
42 555 2.4%
3 441 1.91%
37 429 1.85%
0 399 1.72%
16 397 1.72%
49 324 1.4%
48 319 1.38%
26 313 1.35%
52 304 1.31%
6 286 1.24%
44 285 1.23%
33 279 1.21%
19 267 1.15%
29 214 0.92%
56 208 0.9%
40 205 0.89%
22 184 0.79%
36 176 0.76%
55 150 0.65%
51 149 0.64%
25 141 0.61%
12 132 0.57%
9 131 0.57%
59 131 0.57%
32 127 0.55%
47 125 0.54%
15 123 0.53%
43 120 0.52%
39 105 0.45%
63 94 0.41%
18 85 0.37%
50 76 0.33%
58 74 0.32%
62 71 0.31%
54 66 0.29%
46 51 0.22%
66 51 0.22%
53 33 0.14%
70 32 0.14%
8 24 0.1%
61 24 0.1%
69 24 0.1%
65 23 0.1%
11 21 0.09%
57 16 0.07%
2 14 0.06%
60 12 0.05%
68 12 0.05%
73 11 0.05%
5 8 0.03%
77 8 0.03%
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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