Career Leaders and Records for Win-Loss Percentage

Leaders

  • Since 1869
  • Minimum 10 years.
Leaders Table
Rk Coach Pct School Notes
1Knute Rockne.8811Notre Dame
2Frank Leahy.8643Notre Dame
3Urban Meyer.8505Florida
4Barry Switzer.8368Oklahoma
5Tom Osborne.8355Nebraska
6Charley Moran.8333Centre
Fielding Yost.8333Michigan
8Bob Neyland.8287Tennessee
9Jim Tressel.8281Ohio Staterecord adjusted to 94-21-0 by NCAA
10Bud Wilkinson.8258Oklahoma
11Chris Petersen.8207Boise State
12Percy Haughton.8171Harvard
13Jock Sutherland.8118Pitt
14Frank Thomas.8116Alabama
15Bob Devaney.8064Nebraska
16George Woodruff.8032Pennsylvania
17Bob Stoops.7983Oklahoma
18Henry Williams.7850Minnesota
19Fred Folsom.7806Colorado
20Bear Bryant.7800Alabama
21Bo Schembechler.7752Michigan
22Nick Saban.7739Alabamarecord adjusted to 205-61-1 by NCAA
23Andy Smith.7712California
24Fritz Crisler.7675Michigan
25Wallace Wade.7652Duke
26Frank Kush.7641Arizona State
27Jimmy Crowley.7625Fordham
28Dan McGugin.7620Vanderbilt
29Woody Hayes.7609Ohio State
30Red Blaik.7588Army
31Lloyd Carr.7531Michigan
32Joe Paterno.7491Penn State
33Darrell Royal.7490Texas
34John McKay.7486USC
35John Vaught.7452Ole Miss
36Carmen Cozza.7452Yale
37Phillip Fulmer.7427Tennesseerecord adjusted to 152-52-0 by NCAA
38Dan Devine.7416Missourirecord adjusted to 173-56-9 by NCAA
39Bobby Bowden.7402Florida Staterecord adjusted to 346-123-4 by NCAA
40Mark Richt.7368Georgia
41Gary Patterson.7340Texas Christian
42Pop Warner.7332Carlisle
43Howard Jones.7323USC
44Frank Cavanaugh.7298Dartmouth
45Jim Tatum.7289Maryland
46Jumbo Stiehm.7215Nebraska
47R.C. Slocum.7209Texas A&M
48Les Miles.7208LSU
49Gus Dorais.7193Detroit Mercy
50Tad Jones.7188Yale
51J.R. Richards.7179Wisconsin
52Steve Spurrier.7179Florida
53Bobby Petrino.7171Louisville
54LaVell Edwards.7161Brigham Young
55Dana Bible.7153Texas A&M
56Vince Dooley.7153Georgia
57Charles Caldwell.7135Princeton
58Bobby Dodd.7131Georgia Tech
59Bernie Bierman.7105Minnesota
60Ara Parseghian.7101Notre Dame
61Red Sanders.7089UCLA
62Gilmour Dobie.7088Cornell
63Francis Schmidt.7081Texas Christian
64Pat Dye.7068Auburn
65Ike Armstrong.7038Utah
66Frank Broyles.7005Arkansas
67Biff Jones.7000Army
68Jimmy Johnson.6992Miami (FL)
69John Heisman.6982Georgia Tech
70Branch Bocock.6977Virginia Tech
71Billy Murphy.6966Memphis
72Richard Colman.6944Princeton
73Myron Witham.6927Colorado
74John Cooper.6915Ohio State
75Jesse Hawley.6902Dartmouth
76John Wilce.6875Ohio State
77Don James.6868Washingtonrecord adjusted to 178-76-3 by NCAA
78Ray Graves.6857Florida
79Mike Donahue.6848Auburn
80Amos Alonzo Stagg.6832Chicago
81Charles McClendon.6823LSUrecord adjusted to 137-59-7 by NCAA
82Henry Frnka.6806Tulsa
83Hugo Bezdek.6799Penn State
84Brian Kelly.6788Notre Dame
85Mike Bellotti.6784Oregon
86Mike Gundy.6753Oklahoma State
Kyle Whittingham.6753Utah
88Ralph Jordan.6736Auburnrecord adjusted to 176-83-6 by NCAA
89William Fetzer.6719North Carolina
Bernie Moore.6719LSU
91Carl Snavely.6717North Carolina
92Jack Mollenkopf.6704Purdue
93Mack Brown.6699Texas
94Larry Coker.6667Miami (FL)
95Terry Donahue.6652UCLArecord adjusted to 144-81-8 by NCAA
96Danny Ford.6640Clemsonrecord adjusted to 122-59-5 by NCAA
97Frank Beamer.6621Virginia Tech
98Bennie Owen.6600Oklahoma
99Bill Snyder.6575Kansas State
100William Juneau.6573Texas
101Herb Deromedi.6571Central Michigan
102Dick Sheridan.6562North Carolina State
103Bronco Mendenhall.6558Brigham Young
104Bobby Collins.6558Southern Mississippirecord adjusted to 90-45-3 by NCAA
105Rip Engle.6539Penn State
106Dick Harlow.6535Harvard
107Sol Metzger.6520South Carolina
108Lou Holtz.6508Notre Dame
109Bret Bielema.6503Wisconsin
110Bennie Oosterbaan.6500Michigan
111Tommy Prothro.6494Oregon State
112George Munger.6492Pennsylvania
113Butch Davis.6475Miami (FL)record adjusted to 63-43-0 by NCAA
114Tommy Bowden.6475Clemson
115Forest Evashevski.6471Iowa
Ken Niumatalolo.6471Navy
117Mark Dantonio.6467Michigan State
118Andrew Kerr.6462Colgate
119Dennis Erickson.6441Miami (FL)
120John Yovicsin.6440Harvard
121Frank Burns.6434Rutgers
122Homer Norton.6405Texas A&M
123Bill Murray.6372Duke
124Doug Dickey.6369Florida
125Claude Gilbert.6361San Diego Staterecord adjusted to 100-55-3 by NCAA
126Warren Woodson.6354New Mexico State
127Bowden Wyatt.6344Tennessee
128Gary Pinkel.6332Missouri
129Darryl Rogers.6320Arizona State
130Jordan Olivar.6319Yale
131William Ingram.6310Navy
132Jim Leavitt.6302South Florida
133Frank Solich.6293Ohio
134Chris Ault.6291Nevada
135John Robinson.6291USC
136Pappy Waldorf.6283California
137Earle Bruce.6278Ohio State
138Jim Young.6269Army
139Madison Bell.6261SMU
140Ben Schwartzwalder.6255Syracuse
141O.E. Hollingbery.6250Washington State
Butch Jones.6250Tennessee
George Sanford.6250Rutgers
144Bill McCartney.6242Colorado
145Edward Robinson.6239Brown
146Jeff Cravath.6230USC
147Joseph Yukica.6189Boston College
148Walter Steffen.6186Carnegie Mellon
149Joe Kerbel.6171West Texas A&M
150James Phelan.6164Washington
151Tommy Tuberville.6163Auburn
152Todd Graham.6154Arizona State
153Harry Mehre.6151Georgia
154Wallace Butts.6149Georgia
155Harris Cope.6136Sewanee
156Harry Kipke.6131Michigan
157Gene Stallings.6125Alabamarecord adjusted to 89-70-1 by NCAA
158Slip Madigan.6121Saint Mary's (CA)
159Robert Zuppke.6116Illinois
160Charlie Bachman.6111Michigan State
161Don Nehlen.6095West Virginia
162Duffy Daugherty.6093Michigan State
163Barry Alvarez.6091Wisconsinrecord adjusted to 119-74-4 by NCAA
164Fisher DeBerry.6075Air Force
165Wayne Hardin.6069Temple
166Bob Blackman.6047Dartmouth
167Jim Carlen.6044South Carolina
168Art Briles.6037Baylor
169Paul Pasqualoni.6026Syracuserecord adjusted to 111-77-1 by NCAA
170Samuel Newton.6016Lafayette
171John Anderson.6011Brown
172Paul Johnson.6010Georgia Techrecord adjusted to 115-77-0 by NCAA
173Ralph Friedgen.6000Maryland
Rick Neuheisel.6000Washington
Dallas Ward.6000Colorado
176Joseph Restic.5990Harvard
177Red Drew.5981Alabama
178D.C. Walker.5970Wake Forest
179Jackie Sherrill.5954Mississippi Staterecord adjusted to 180-120-4 by NCAA
180Mike Leach.5947Texas Tech
181Kirk Ferentz.5947Iowa
182Bill Yeoman.5942Houston
183George Sauer.5941Baylor
184Andy Gustafson.5939Miami (FL)
185Sonny Lubick.5934Colorado Staterecord adjusted to 109-73-0 by NCAA
186Dick Crum.5928North Carolina
187Dave McClain.5927Wisconsin
188Troy Calhoun.5923Air Force
189Jerry Claiborne.5922Maryland
190Glenn Thistlethwaite.5906Richmond
191Rich Rodriguez.5904West Virginia
192Dan Hawkins.5902Boise State
193Jeff Tedford.5899California
194Tom O'Brien.5897Boston College
195Lon Stiner.5893Oregon State
196Fred Akers.5887Texas
John Bateman.5887Rutgers
198Howard Odell.5882Yale
199George Welsh.5877Virginia
200Dick MacPherson.5862Syracuse
201Jeff Bower.5837Southern Mississippirecord adjusted to 119-83-1 by NCAA
202Pat Hill.5833Fresno State
203Ron McBride.5828Utah
204Jim Lookabaugh.5809Oklahoma State
205Joe Morrison.5806Chattanooga
206William Alexander.5799Georgia Tech
207Frank Howard.5797Clemson
208Tex Oliver.5792Arizona
209Ott Romney.5792Brigham Young
210Ray Morrison.5785SMU
211Clarence Spears.5780Minnesota
212Joe Tiller.5776Purdue
213Morley Jennings.5772Baylor
214Eddie Crowder.5763Colorado
Jack Hagerty.5763Georgetown
216Bob Higgins.5761Penn State
217Bob Woodruff.5758Florida
218Ted Shipkey.5753New Mexico
219Dutch Meyer.5746Texas Christian
220Johnny Majors.5723Tennessee
221June Jones.5714Hawaii
Frank Murray.5714Marquette
223Harry Hughes.5702Colorado State
224Greasy Neale.5701Virginia
225Don Faurot.5700Missourirecord adjusted to 110-80-10 by NCAA
226William Saunders.5692Denver
227Edward Anderson.5689Holy Cross
228George O'Leary.5684UCF
229Al Molde.5676Western Michigan
230Terry Bowden.5675Auburn
231William Spaulding.5669UCLA
232Harvey Harman.5669Rutgers
233Bo McMillin.5665Indiana
234Bill Peterson.5635Florida State
235Jack Meagher.5633Auburn
236Bill Mallory.5615Indianarecord adjusted to 168-129-4 by NCAA
237Frank Moseley.5600Virginia Tech
238Houston Nutt.5598Arkansas
239Hayden Fry.5595Iowarecord adjusted to 233-177-10 by NCAA
240Bill Dooley.5580North Carolinarecord adjusted to 162-126-5 by NCAA
241Jim Sweeney.5570Fresno Staterecord adjusted to 170-133-4 by NCAA
242Dick Tomey.5567Arizona
243Rocky Long.5561New Mexico
244Stub Allison.5556California
Art Lewis.5556West Virginia
246Pat Fitzgerald.5540Northwestern
247Jack Mitchell.5536Kansasrecord adjusted to 73-60-7 by NCAA
Paul Schudel.5536Ball State
249Rey Dempsey.5531Southern Illinois
250Curley Byrd.5523Maryland

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