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
30Dabo Swinney.7607Clemson
31Red Blaik.7588Army
32Lloyd Carr.7531Michigan
33Joe Paterno.7491Penn State
34Darrell Royal.7490Texas
35John McKay.7486USC
36John Vaught.7452Ole Miss
37Carmen Cozza.7452Yale
38Phillip Fulmer.7427Tennesseerecord adjusted to 152-52-0 by NCAA
39Dan Devine.7416Missourirecord adjusted to 173-56-9 by NCAA
40Bobby Bowden.7402Florida Staterecord adjusted to 346-123-4 by NCAA
41Mark Richt.7368Georgia
42Gary Patterson.7340Texas Christian
43Pop Warner.7332Carlisle
44Howard Jones.7323USC
45Frank Cavanaugh.7298Dartmouth
46Jim Tatum.7289Maryland
47Jumbo Stiehm.7215Nebraska
48R.C. Slocum.7209Texas A&M
49Les Miles.7208LSU
50Gus Dorais.7193Detroit Mercy
51Tad Jones.7188Yale
52J.R. Richards.7179Wisconsin
53Steve Spurrier.7179Florida
54Bobby Petrino.7171Louisville
55LaVell Edwards.7161Brigham Young
56Dana Bible.7153Texas A&M
57Vince Dooley.7153Georgia
58Charles Caldwell.7135Princeton
59Bobby Dodd.7131Georgia Tech
60Bernie Bierman.7105Minnesota
61Ara Parseghian.7101Notre Dame
62Red Sanders.7089UCLA
63Gilmour Dobie.7088Cornell
64Francis Schmidt.7081Texas Christian
65Pat Dye.7068Auburn
66Ike Armstrong.7038Utah
67Frank Broyles.7005Arkansas
68Biff Jones.7000Army
69Jimmy Johnson.6992Miami (FL)
70John Heisman.6982Georgia Tech
71Branch Bocock.6977Virginia Tech
72Billy Murphy.6966Memphis
73Richard Colman.6944Princeton
74Myron Witham.6927Colorado
75John Cooper.6915Ohio State
76Jesse Hawley.6902Dartmouth
77John Wilce.6875Ohio State
78Don James.6868Washingtonrecord adjusted to 178-76-3 by NCAA
79Ray Graves.6857Florida
80Mike Donahue.6848Auburn
81Amos Alonzo Stagg.6832Chicago
82Charles McClendon.6823LSUrecord adjusted to 137-59-7 by NCAA
83Henry Frnka.6806Tulsa
84Hugo Bezdek.6799Penn State
85Brian Kelly.6788Notre Dame
86Mike Bellotti.6784Oregon
87Mike Gundy.6753Oklahoma State
Kyle Whittingham.6753Utah
89Kevin Sumlin.6752Texas A&M
90Ralph Jordan.6736Auburnrecord adjusted to 176-83-6 by NCAA
91William Fetzer.6719North Carolina
Bernie Moore.6719LSU
93Carl Snavely.6717North Carolina
94Jack Mollenkopf.6704Purdue
95Mack Brown.6699Texas
96Larry Coker.6667Miami (FL)
97Terry Donahue.6652UCLArecord adjusted to 144-81-8 by NCAA
98Danny Ford.6640Clemsonrecord adjusted to 122-59-5 by NCAA
99Frank Beamer.6621Virginia Tech
100Bennie Owen.6600Oklahoma
101Bill Snyder.6575Kansas State
102William Juneau.6573Texas
103Herb Deromedi.6571Central Michigan
104Dick Sheridan.6562North Carolina State
105Bronco Mendenhall.6558Brigham Young
106Bobby Collins.6558Southern Mississippirecord adjusted to 90-45-3 by NCAA
107Rip Engle.6539Penn State
108Dick Harlow.6535Harvard
109Sol Metzger.6520South Carolina
110Lou Holtz.6508Notre Dame
111Bret Bielema.6503Wisconsin
112Bennie Oosterbaan.6500Michigan
113Tommy Prothro.6494Oregon State
114George Munger.6492Pennsylvania
115Butch Davis.6475Miami (FL)record adjusted to 63-43-0 by NCAA
116Tommy Bowden.6475Clemson
117Forest Evashevski.6471Iowa
Ken Niumatalolo.6471Navy
119Mark Dantonio.6467Michigan State
120Andrew Kerr.6462Colgate
121Dennis Erickson.6441Miami (FL)
122John Yovicsin.6440Harvard
123Frank Burns.6434Rutgers
124Homer Norton.6405Texas A&M
125Bill Murray.6372Duke
126Doug Dickey.6369Florida
127Claude Gilbert.6361San Diego Staterecord adjusted to 100-55-3 by NCAA
128Warren Woodson.6354New Mexico State
129Bowden Wyatt.6344Tennessee
130Gary Pinkel.6332Missouri
131Darryl Rogers.6320Arizona State
132Jordan Olivar.6319Yale
133William Ingram.6310Navy
134Jim Leavitt.6302South Florida
135Frank Solich.6293Ohio
136Chris Ault.6291Nevada
137John Robinson.6291USC
138Pappy Waldorf.6283California
139Earle Bruce.6278Ohio State
140Larry Fedora.6271North Carolina
141Jim Young.6269Army
142Madison Bell.6261SMU
143Ben Schwartzwalder.6255Syracuse
144O.E. Hollingbery.6250Washington State
Butch Jones.6250Tennessee
George Sanford.6250Rutgers
147Bill McCartney.6242Colorado
148Edward Robinson.6239Brown
149Jeff Cravath.6230USC
150Joseph Yukica.6189Boston College
151Walter Steffen.6186Carnegie Mellon
152Joe Kerbel.6171West Texas A&M
153James Phelan.6164Washington
154Tommy Tuberville.6163Auburn
155Todd Graham.6154Arizona State
156Harry Mehre.6151Georgia
157Wallace Butts.6149Georgia
158Harris Cope.6136Sewanee
159Harry Kipke.6131Michigan
160Gene Stallings.6125Alabamarecord adjusted to 89-70-1 by NCAA
161Slip Madigan.6121Saint Mary's (CA)
162Robert Zuppke.6116Illinois
163Charlie Bachman.6111Michigan State
164Don Nehlen.6095West Virginia
165Duffy Daugherty.6093Michigan State
166Barry Alvarez.6091Wisconsinrecord adjusted to 119-74-4 by NCAA
167Fisher DeBerry.6075Air Force
168Wayne Hardin.6069Temple
169Bob Blackman.6047Dartmouth
170Jim Carlen.6044South Carolina
171Art Briles.6037Baylor
172Paul Pasqualoni.6026Syracuserecord adjusted to 111-77-1 by NCAA
173Samuel Newton.6016Lafayette
174John Anderson.6011Brown
175Paul Johnson.6010Georgia Techrecord adjusted to 115-77-0 by NCAA
176Ralph Friedgen.6000Maryland
Rick Neuheisel.6000Colorado
Dallas Ward.6000Colorado
179Joseph Restic.5990Harvard
180Red Drew.5981Alabama
181D.C. Walker.5970Wake Forest
182Jackie Sherrill.5954Mississippi Staterecord adjusted to 180-120-4 by NCAA
183Mike Leach.5947Texas Tech
184Kirk Ferentz.5947Iowa
185Bill Yeoman.5942Houston
186George Sauer.5941Baylor
187Andy Gustafson.5939Miami (FL)
188Sonny Lubick.5934Colorado Staterecord adjusted to 109-73-0 by NCAA
189Dick Crum.5928North Carolina
190Dave McClain.5927Wisconsin
191Troy Calhoun.5923Air Force
192Jerry Claiborne.5922Maryland
193Glenn Thistlethwaite.5906Richmond
194Rich Rodriguez.5904West Virginia
195Dan Hawkins.5902Boise State
196Jeff Tedford.5899California
197Tom O'Brien.5897Boston College
198Lon Stiner.5893Oregon State
199Fred Akers.5887Texas
John Bateman.5887Rutgers
201Howard Odell.5882Yale
202George Welsh.5877Virginia
203Dick MacPherson.5862Syracuse
204Jeff Bower.5837Southern Mississippirecord adjusted to 119-83-1 by NCAA
205Pat Hill.5833Fresno State
206Ron McBride.5828Utah
207Jim Lookabaugh.5809Oklahoma State
208Joe Morrison.5806Chattanooga
209William Alexander.5799Georgia Tech
210Frank Howard.5797Clemson
211Tex Oliver.5792Arizona
212Ott Romney.5792Brigham Young
213Ray Morrison.5785SMU
214Clarence Spears.5780Minnesota
215Joe Tiller.5776Purdue
216Morley Jennings.5772Baylor
217Eddie Crowder.5763Colorado
Jack Hagerty.5763Georgetown
219Bob Higgins.5761Penn State
220Bob Woodruff.5758Florida
221Ted Shipkey.5753New Mexico
222Dutch Meyer.5746Texas Christian
223Johnny Majors.5723Tennessee
224June Jones.5714Hawaii
Frank Murray.5714Marquette
226Harry Hughes.5702Colorado State
227Greasy Neale.5701Virginia
228Don Faurot.5700Missourirecord adjusted to 110-80-10 by NCAA
229William Saunders.5692Denver
230Edward Anderson.5689Holy Cross
231George O'Leary.5684UCF
232Al Molde.5676Western Michigan
233Terry Bowden.5675Auburn
234William Spaulding.5669UCLA
235Harvey Harman.5669Rutgers
236Bo McMillin.5665Indiana
237Bill Peterson.5635Florida State
238Jack Meagher.5633Auburn
239Bill Mallory.5615Indianarecord adjusted to 168-129-4 by NCAA
240Frank Moseley.5600Virginia Tech
241Houston Nutt.5598Arkansas
242Hayden Fry.5595Iowarecord adjusted to 233-177-10 by NCAA
243Bill Dooley.5580North Carolinarecord adjusted to 162-126-5 by NCAA
244Jim Sweeney.5570Fresno Staterecord adjusted to 170-133-4 by NCAA
245Dick Tomey.5567Arizona
246Rocky Long.5561New Mexico
247Stub Allison.5556California
Art Lewis.5556West Virginia
249Pat Fitzgerald.5540Northwestern
250Jack Mitchell.5536Kansasrecord adjusted to 73-60-7 by NCAA
Paul Schudel.5536Ball State

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