Career Leaders and Records for Bowl Wins

Leaders

  • Since 1869
Leaders Table
Rk Coach W School Notes
1Joe Paterno24Penn State
2Bobby Bowden22Florida Staterecord adjusted to 346-123-4 by NCAA
3Bear Bryant15Alabama
4Mack Brown13Texas
5Lou Holtz12Notre Dame
Tom Osborne12Nebraska
7Frank Beamer11Virginia Tech
Steve Spurrier11Florida
9Don James10Washingtonrecord adjusted to 178-76-3 by NCAA
Nick Saban10Alabamarecord adjusted to 195-60-1 by NCAA
John Vaught10Mississippi
12Barry Alvarez9Wisconsinrecord adjusted to 119-74-4 by NCAA
Bobby Dodd9Georgia Tech
Johnny Majors9Tennessee
Urban Meyer9Florida
Gary Patterson9Texas Christian
Mark Richt9Georgia
18Terry Donahue8UCLArecord adjusted to 144-81-8 by NCAA
Vince Dooley8Georgia
Phillip Fulmer8Tennesseerecord adjusted to 152-52-0 by NCAA
Les Miles8Louisiana State
Tom O'Brien8Boston College
John Robinson8Southern California
Darrell Royal8Texas
Jackie Sherrill8Mississippi Staterecord adjusted to 180-120-4 by NCAA
Bob Stoops8Oklahoma
Barry Switzer8Oklahoma
Kyle Whittingham8Utah
29Pete Carroll7Southern Californiarecord adjusted to 83-19-0 by NCAA
Bob Devaney7Nebraska
Dan Devine7Missourirecord adjusted to 173-56-9 by NCAA
Pat Dye7Auburn
LaVell Edwards7Brigham Young
Hayden Fry7Iowarecord adjusted to 233-177-10 by NCAA
June Jones7Hawaii
Charles McClendon7Louisiana Staterecord adjusted to 137-59-7 by NCAA
Gary Pinkel7Missouri
Mike Riley7Oregon State
Bill Snyder7Kansas State
Tommy Tuberville7Auburn
41Mike Bellotti6Oregon
Jeff Bower6Southern Mississippirecord adjusted to 119-83-1 by NCAA
Earle Bruce6Ohio State
Lloyd Carr6Michigan
Dick Crum6North Carolina
Fisher DeBerry6Air Force
Kirk Ferentz6Iowa
Danny Ford6Clemsonrecord adjusted to 122-59-5 by NCAA
Mike Gundy6Oklahoma State
Frank Kush6Arizona State
Mike Leach6Texas Tech
John McKay6Southern California
Bronco Mendenhall6Brigham Young
Paul Pasqualoni6Syracuse
Chris Petersen6Boise State
Howard Schnellenberger6Louisville
Gene Stallings6Alabamarecord adjusted to 89-70-1 by NCAA
Jim Tressel6Ohio Staterecord adjusted to 94-21-0 by NCAA
Bud Wilkinson6Oklahoma
Warren Woodson6New Mexico State
Bill Yeoman6Houston
62Wallace Butts5Georgia
John Cooper5Ohio State
David Cutcliffe5Duke
Mark Dantonio5Michigan State
Butch Davis5Miami (FL)record adjusted to 63-43-0 by NCAA
Dennis Erickson5Miami (FL)
Ralph Friedgen5Maryland
Todd Graham5Arizona State
Woody Hayes5Ohio State
Howard Jones5Southern California
Ralph Jordan5Auburnrecord adjusted to 176-83-6 by NCAA
Brian Kelly5Notre Dame
Glen Mason5Minnesota
Rick Neuheisel5Washington
George O'Leary5Central Florida
Bobby Petrino5Louisville
Bob Pruett5Marshall
Rich Rodriguez5West Virginia
Bo Schembechler5Michigan
Greg Schiano5Rutgers
Jim Sweeney5Fresno Staterecord adjusted to 170-133-4 by NCAA
Dabo Swinney5Clemson
Jeff Tedford5California
Dick Tomey5Arizona
George Welsh5Virginia
Jim Young5Army
88Chuck Amato4North Carolina State
Bill Battle4Tennessee
Bret Bielema4Wisconsin
Rich Brooks4Oregonrecord adjusted to 131-155-4 by NCAA
Frank Broyles4Arkansas
Larry Coker4Miami (FL)
Jim Donnan4Georgia
Jimbo Fisher4Florida State
Ray Graves4Florida
Ken Hatfield4Arkansas
Pat Hill4Fresno State
Doc Holliday4Marshall
Skip Holtz4East Carolina
Mark Hudspeth4Louisiana-Lafayette
Paul Johnson4Georgia Techrecord adjusted to 109-74-0 by NCAA
Dirk Koetter4Arizona State
Bill Mallory4Indianarecord adjusted to 168-129-4 by NCAA
Gary Moeller4Michigan
Dan Mullen4Mississippi State
Jess Neely4Rice
Don Nehlen4West Virginia
Ken Niumatalolo4Navy
Houston Nutt4Arkansas
Bo Pelini4Nebraska
Bobby Ross4Maryland
Frank Solich4Ohio
Kevin Sumlin4Texas A&M
Grant Teaff4Baylor
Frank Thomas4Alabama
Joe Tiller4Purdue
118William Alexander3Georgia Tech
David Bailiff3Rice
Dana Bible3Texas A&M
Terry Bowden3Auburn
Tommy Bowden3Clemson
Billy Brewer3Mississippirecord adjusted to 77-67-4 by NCAA
Art Briles3Baylor
Troy Calhoun3Air Force
Gene Chizik3Auburn
Jerry Claiborne3Maryland
Bobby Collins3Southern Mississippirecord adjusted to 90-45-3 by NCAA
Eddie Crowder3Colorado
Gerry DiNardo3Louisiana Staterecord adjusted to 60-76-1 by NCAA
Bill Dooley3North Carolinarecord adjusted to 162-126-5 by NCAA
Randy Edsall3Connecticut
Rip Engle3Penn State
Chuck Fairbanks3Oklahoma
Larry Fedora3North Carolina
Dennis Franchione3New Mexico
James Franklin3Vanderbilt
Hugh Freeze3Mississippi
Jim Grobe3Wake Forest
Al Groh3Virginia
Bryan Harsin3Boise State
Frank Howard3Clemson
Jimmy Johnson3Miami (FL)
Butch Jones3Central Michigan
Pat Jones3Oklahoma State
Jim Leavitt3South Florida
Rocky Long3New Mexico
Sonny Lubick3Colorado Staterecord adjusted to 109-73-0 by NCAA
Dick MacPherson3Syracuse
Mark Mangino3Kansas
Ron McBride3Utah
Dan McCarney3Iowa Staterecord adjusted to 79-116-0 by NCAA
Bill McCartney3Colorado
Dutch Meyer3Texas Christian
Ara Parseghian3Notre Dame
Ray Perkins3Alabama
George Perles3Michigan Staterecord adjusted to 68-67-4 by NCAA
Warren Powers3Missourirecord adjusted to 53-37-3 by NCAA
Mike Price3Washington State
David Shaw3Stanford
R.C. Slocum3Texas A&M
Larry Smith3Arizona
Bruce Snyder3Arizona Staterecord adjusted to 125-106-6 by NCAA
Charlie Strong3Louisville
Jim Tatum3Maryland
Bill Walsh3Stanford
Tommy West3Memphis
168Fred Akers2Texas
Tom Amstutz2Toledo
Chris Ault2Nevada
Gary Barnett2Coloradorecord adjusted to 85-82-1 by NCAA
John Barnhill2Tennessee
Emory Bellard2Texas A&M
Jack Bicknell2Boston College
Gary Blackney2Bowling Green State
Larry Blakeney2Troy
Gregg Brandon2Bowling Green State
John Bridgers2Baylor
Jeff Brohm2Western Kentucky
Mike Brumbelow2Texas-El Paso
Matt Campbell2Toledo
Jim Carlen2South Carolina
Len Casanova2Oregon
Blair Cherry2Texas
Paul Chryst2Pittsburgh
Jeff Cravath2Southern California
Bill Curry2Georgia Tech
Doug Dickey2Florida
Paul Dietzel2Louisiana State
Robert Dobbs2Texas-El Paso
Dave Doeren2Northern Illinois
Spike Dykes2Texas Tech
Ray Eliot2Illinois
Eddie Erdelatz2Navy
Forest Evashevski2Iowa
Henry Frnka2Tulsa
Chan Gailey2Georgia Tech
Gary Gibbs2Oklahoma
Ray Goff2Georgia
Jim Harbaugh2Stanford
Walt Harris2Pittsburgh
Dan Hawkins2Boise State
Mark Helfrich2Oregon
Gus Henderson2Southern California
Brady Hoke2Ball State
Dana Holgorsen2West Virginia
Chip Kelly2Oregon
Joe Kerbel2West Texas A&M
Frank Kimbrough2West Texas A&M
Frank Lauterbur2Toledo
Tony Levine2Houston
Steve Logan2East Carolina
Jim Lookabaugh2Oklahoma State
John Mackovic2Texas
Doug Marrone2Syracuse
Ruffin McNeill2East Carolina
Jim Mora2UCLA
Charley Moran2Centre
Bill Murray2Duke
Will Muschamp2Florida
Bob Neyland2Tennessee
Homer Norton2Texas A&M
Jim Owens2Washington
Charley Pell2Florida
Tommy Prothro2Oregon State
John Ralston2Stanford
Bo Rein2North Carolina State
Steve Sarkisian2Washington
Chris Scelfo2Tulane
Ben Schwartzwalder2Syracuse
Dick Sheridan2North Carolina State
Jim Stanley2Oklahoma State
Bill Stewart2West Virginia
Steve Stripling2Cincinnati
John Thompson2East Carolina
Carl Torbush2North Carolina
Wallace Wade2Duke
Charlie Weatherbie2Louisiana-Monroe
DeWitt Weaver2Texas Tech
Matt Wells2Utah State
Bobby Williams2Michigan State
Tom Wilson2Texas A&M
Bob Woodruff2Florida
Bowden Wyatt2Tennessee
245Steve Addazio1Boston College
Robb Akey1Idaho
Stub Allison1California
Gary Andersen1Utah State
Mike Archer1Louisiana State
Ike Armstrong1Utah
Dino Babers1Bowling Green State
Kent Baer1San Jose State
Willis Barnes1New Mexico
Alex Bell1Villanova
Madison Bell1Southern Methodist
Phil Bennett1Southern Methodist
Hugo Bezdek1Penn State
Bill Blankenship1Tulsa
Sam Boyd1Baylor
John Bunting1North Carolina
Jim Caldwell1Wake Forest
Bill Callahan1Nebraska
Jason Candle1Toledo
Ron Caragher1San Jose State
Bud Carson1Georgia Tech
Dave Christensen1Wyoming
Tracy Claeys1Minnesota
Lee Corso1Indiana
Don Coryell1San Diego State
Tom Coughlin1Boston College
Ted Cox1Tulane
Fritz Crisler1Michigan
Mario Cristobal1Florida International
Sylvester Croom1Mississippi State
Jimmy Crowley1Fordham
Fran Curci1Kentuckyrecord adjusted to 56-64-2 by NCAA
Jack Curtice1Utah
Duffy Daugherty1Michigan State
Paul Davis1Mississippi State
Dudley DeGroot1New Mexico
Tim DeRuyter1Fresno State
Phil Dickens1Wyoming
Darrell Dickey1North Texas
Bill Doba1Washington State
Glenn Dobbs1Tulsa
Jack Doland1McNeese State
Derek Dooley1Louisiana Tech
Karl Dorrell1UCLA
Red Drew1Alabama
D.J. Durkin1Maryland
Sonny Dykes1Louisiana Tech
Lloyd Eaton1Wyoming
Earle Edwards1North Carolina State
Rich Ellerson1Army
Bump Elliott1Michigan
Pete Elliott1Illinois
Dan Enos1Central Michigan
Steve Fairchild1Colorado State
Gerry Faust1Akron
Wesley Fesler1Ohio State
Robert Fisher1Harvard
Pat Fitzgerald1Northwestern
P.J. Fleck1Western Michigan
Kyle Flood1Rutgers
Willie Fritz1Georgia Southern
Justin Fuente1Memphis
Bill Fulcher1Georgia Tech
David Gibbs1Houston
Claude Gilbert1San Diego Staterecord adjusted to 100-55-3 by NCAA
Keith Gilbertson1California
Joe Glenn1Wyoming
Marshall Glenn1West Virginia
Vee Green1Drake
Arthur Guepe1Virginia
Lance Guidry1Miami (OH)
Andy Gustafson1Miami (FL)
John Gutekunst1Minnesota
Paul Hackett1Southern California
Galen Hall1Florida
Curley Hallman1Southern Mississippi
Wayne Hardin1Temple
Jack Harding1Miami (FL)
Jim Harkema1Eastern Michigan
Clay Helton1Southern California
Dan Henning1Boston College
Tom Herman1Houston
James Hickey1North Carolina
Jess Hill1Southern California
Terry Hoeppner1Miami (OH)
Danny Hope1Purdue
Jeff Horton1Nevada-Las Vegas
Harvey Hyde1Nevada-Las Vegasrecord adjusted to 15-30-1 by NCAA
Jeff Jagodzinski1Boston College
Bobby Johnson1Vanderbilt
Frank Jones1Richmond
Ernie Jorge1Pacific
Al Kawal1Temple
Ed Kezirian1UCLA
Billy Kinard1Mississippi
Kliff Kingsbury1Texas Tech
Jimmy Kitts1Rice
Vic Koenning1Wyoming
Steve Kragthorpe1Tulsa
Jim Lambright1Washington
Maxie Lambright1Louisiana Tech
Frank Leahy1Notre Dame
Clyde Lee1Houston
Bill Lewis1East Carolina
Lou Little1Columbia
Slip Madigan1Saint Mary's (CA)
Frank Maloney1Syracuse
Gus Malzahn1Auburn
Abe Martin1Texas Christian
Tom Matukewicz1Northern Illinois
Dave McClain1Wisconsin
Bryan McClendon1Georgia
Rube McCray1William & Mary
Jim McElwain1Colorado State
Allyn McKeen1Mississippi State
Mac McWhorter1Georgia Tech
David McWilliams1Texas
Jack Meagher1Auburn
Rick Minter1Cincinnati
Jack Mitchell1Kansasrecord adjusted to 73-60-7 by NCAA
Jack Mollenkopf1Purdue
Bernie Moore1Louisiana State
Biggie Munn1Michigan State
Billy Murphy1Memphis
Jack Murphy1Toledo
Hook Mylin1Bucknell
Ray Nagel1Utah
Joe Novak1Northern Illinois
Mike O'Cain1North Carolina State
Jordan Olivar1Yale
Al Onofrio1Missouri
Bennie Oosterbaan1Michigan
Ed Orgeron1Mississippi
Bill Peterson1Florida State
Jim Pittman1Tulane
Brian Polian1Nevada
Edwin Price1Texas
Jeff Quinn1Buffalo
David Rader1Tulsa
Paul Rhoads1Iowa State
Knute Rockne1Notre Dame
Darryl Rogers1Arizona State
Scott Satterfield1Appalachian State
Brad Scott1South Carolina
Scott Shafer1Syracuse
Clark Shaughnessy1Tulane
Buck Shaw1Santa Clara
Terry Shea1San Jose State
Joseph Sheeketski1Nevada
Bo Sherman1George Washington
Mike Shula1Alabamarecord adjusted to 10-23-0 by NCAA
Andy Smith1California
John Smith1Louisville
Mark Snyder1Marshall
Frank Spaziani1Boston College
Cliff Speegle1Oklahoma State
Clarence Stasavich1East Carolina
Lon Stiner1Oregon State
Harry Stiteler1Texas A&M
Chuck Stobart1Memphisrecord adjusted to 70-83-3 by NCAA
Rick Stockstill1Middle Tennessee State
Mike Stoops1Arizona
Jock Sutherland1Pittsburgh
Charlie Tate1Miami (FL)
Eddie Teague1Citadel
Lou Tepper1Illinois
Chris Thomsen1Texas Tech
Tiny Thornhill1Stanford
Jeff Tisdel1Nevada
Bob Toledo1UCLA
Ted Tollner1San Diego State
Chris Tormey1Idaho
Marques Tuiasosopo1Washington
Ron Turner1Illinois
Bob Tyler1Mississippi Staterecord adjusted to 23-53-2 by NCAA
Dick Vermeil1UCLA
Robert Voigts1Northwestern
Bob Wagner1Hawaii
D.C. Walker1Wake Forest
Dave Wannstedt1Pittsburgh
Dallas Ward1Colorado
Murray Warmath1Minnesota
Pop Warner1Carlisle
Bill Weeks1New Mexico
Charlie Weis1Notre Dame
Tyrone Willingham1Stanford
Fielding Yost1Michigan
Ron Zook1Illinois

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