Career Leaders and Records for Bowl Wins

Leaders

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Leaders Table
Rk Coach W School Notes
1Joe Paterno24Penn State
2Bobby Bowden22Florida Staterecord adjusted to 346-123-4 by NCAA
3Bear Bryant15Alabama
4Mack Brown13Texas
Nick Saban*13Alabamarecord adjusted to 221-62-1 by NCAA
6Lou Holtz12Notre Dame
Tom Osborne12Nebraska
8Frank Beamer11Virginia Tech
Urban Meyer*11Ohio State
Steve Spurrier11Florida
Kyle Whittingham*11Utah
12Don James10Washingtonrecord adjusted to 178-76-3 by NCAA
Gary Patterson*10Texas Christian
Mark Richt*10Georgia
John Vaught10Ole Miss
16Barry Alvarez9Wisconsinrecord adjusted to 119-74-4 by NCAA
Bobby Dodd9Georgia Tech
Johnny Majors9Tennessee
Les Miles9LSU
Bill Snyder*9Kansas State
Bob Stoops9Oklahoma
22Terry Donahue8UCLArecord adjusted to 144-81-8 by NCAA
Vince Dooley8Georgia
Phillip Fulmer8Tennesseerecord adjusted to 152-52-0 by NCAA
Mike Gundy*8Oklahoma State
Tom O'Brien8Boston College
John Robinson8USC
Darrell Royal8Texas
Jackie Sherrill8Mississippi Staterecord adjusted to 180-120-4 by NCAA
Barry Switzer8Oklahoma
31Pete Carroll7USCrecord adjusted to 83-19-0 by NCAA
Bob Devaney7Nebraska
Dan Devine7Missourirecord adjusted to 173-56-9 by NCAA
Pat Dye7Auburn
LaVell Edwards7Brigham Young
Kirk Ferentz*7Iowa
Hayden Fry7Iowarecord adjusted to 233-177-10 by NCAA
June Jones7Hawaii
Charles McClendon7LSUrecord adjusted to 137-59-7 by NCAA
Gary Pinkel7Missouri
Mike Riley7Oregon State
Dabo Swinney*7Clemson
Tommy Tuberville7Auburn
44Mike Bellotti6Oregon
Jeff Bower6Southern Mississippirecord adjusted to 119-83-1 by NCAA
Earle Bruce6Ohio State
Lloyd Carr6Michigan
Dick Crum6North Carolina
David Cutcliffe*6Duke
Mark Dantonio*6Michigan State
Fisher DeBerry6Air Force
Danny Ford6Clemsonrecord adjusted to 122-59-5 by NCAA
Skip Holtz*6Louisiana Tech
Brian Kelly*6Notre Damerecord adjusted to 104-56-0 by NCAA
Frank Kush6Arizona State
Mike Leach*6Texas Tech
John McKay6USC
Bronco Mendenhall*6Brigham Young
Paul Pasqualoni6Syracuserecord adjusted to 111-77-1 by NCAA
Chris Petersen*6Boise State
Howard Schnellenberger6Louisville
Gene Stallings6Alabamarecord adjusted to 89-70-1 by NCAA
Jeff Tedford*6California
Jim Tressel6Ohio Staterecord adjusted to 94-21-0 by NCAA
Bud Wilkinson6Oklahoma
Warren Woodson6New Mexico State
Bill Yeoman6Houston
68Wallace Butts5Georgia
John Cooper5Ohio State
Butch Davis*5Miami (FL)record adjusted to 73-49-0 by NCAA
Dennis Erickson5Miami (FL)
Jimbo Fisher*5Florida State
Ralph Friedgen5Maryland
Todd Graham5Arizona State
Woody Hayes5Ohio State
Doc Holliday*5Marshall
Paul Johnson*5Georgia Techrecord adjusted to 121-85-0 by NCAA
Howard Jones5USC
Ralph Jordan5Auburnrecord adjusted to 176-83-6 by NCAA
Glen Mason5Minnesota
Dan Mullen*5Mississippi State
Rick Neuheisel5Washington
Ken Niumatalolo*5Navy
George O'Leary5UCF
Bobby Petrino*5Louisville
Bob Pruett5Marshall
Rich Rodriguez5West Virginia
Bo Schembechler5Michigan
Greg Schiano5Rutgers
Frank Solich*5Ohio
Jim Sweeney5Fresno Staterecord adjusted to 170-133-4 by NCAA
Dick Tomey5Arizona
George Welsh5Virginia
Jim Young5Army
95Chuck Amato4North Carolina State
Bill Battle4Tennessee
Bret Bielema4Wisconsin
Jeff Brohm*4Western Kentucky
Rich Brooks4Oregonrecord adjusted to 131-155-4 by NCAA
Frank Broyles4Arkansas
Troy Calhoun*4Air Force
Paul Chryst*4Wisconsin
Larry Coker4Miami (FL)
Dave Doeren*4North Carolina State
Jim Donnan4Georgia
James Franklin*4Penn State
Ray Graves4Florida
Jim Grobe4Wake Forest
Bryan Harsin*4Boise State
Ken Hatfield4Arkansas
Pat Hill4Fresno State
Mark Hudspeth4Louisiana
Butch Jones4Tennessee
Dirk Koetter4Arizona State
Rocky Long*4San Diego State
Bill Mallory4Indianarecord adjusted to 168-129-4 by NCAA
Gary Moeller4Michigan
Jess Neely4Rice
Don Nehlen4West Virginia
Houston Nutt4Arkansas
Bo Pelini4Nebraska
Bobby Ross4Maryland
David Shaw*4Stanford
Charlie Strong*4Louisville
Kevin Sumlin*4Texas A&M
Grant Teaff4Baylor
Frank Thomas4Alabama
Joe Tiller4Purdue
129William Alexander3Georgia Tech
David Bailiff3Rice
Dana Bible3Texas A&M
Terry Bowden*3Auburn
Tommy Bowden3Clemson
Billy Brewer3Ole Missrecord adjusted to 77-67-4 by NCAA
Art Briles3Baylor
Matt Campbell*3Toledo
Gene Chizik3Auburn
Jerry Claiborne3Maryland
Bobby Collins3Southern Mississippirecord adjusted to 90-45-3 by NCAA
Eddie Crowder3Colorado
Gerry DiNardo3LSUrecord adjusted to 60-76-1 by NCAA
Bill Dooley3North Carolinarecord adjusted to 162-126-5 by NCAA
Randy Edsall*3Connecticut
Rip Engle3Penn State
Chuck Fairbanks3Oklahoma
Larry Fedora*3North Carolina
Pat Fitzgerald*3Northwestern
Dennis Franchione3New Mexico
Hugh Freeze3Ole Miss
Al Groh3Virginia
Frank Howard3Clemson
Jimmy Johnson3Miami (FL)
Pat Jones3Oklahoma State
Jim Leavitt3South Florida
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
Will Muschamp*3Florida
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
Scott Satterfield*3Appalachian State
R.C. Slocum3Texas A&M
Larry Smith3Arizona
Bruce Snyder3Arizona Staterecord adjusted to 125-106-6 by NCAA
Jim Tatum3Maryland
Bill Walsh3Stanford
Tommy West3Memphis
175Steve Addazio*2Boston College
Fred 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
Neal Brown*2Troy
Mike Brumbelow2UTEP
Jim Carlen2South Carolina
Len Casanova2Oregon
Blair Cherry2Texas
Tracy Claeys2Minnesota
Dave Clawson*2Bowling Green State
Jeff Cravath2USC
Bill Curry2Georgia Tech
Doug Dickey2Florida
Paul Dietzel2LSU
Robert Dobbs2UTEP
Spike Dykes2Texas Tech
Ray Eliot2Illinois
Eddie Erdelatz2Navy
Forest Evashevski2Iowa
Henry Frnka2Tulsa
Justin Fuente*2Memphis
Chan Gailey2Georgia Tech
Gary Gibbs2Oklahoma
Ray Goff2Georgia
Jim Harbaugh*2Michigan
Walt Harris2Pitt
Dan Hawkins2Boise State
Mark Helfrich2Oregon
Clay Helton*2USC
Gus Henderson2USC
Tom Herman*2Houston
Brady Hoke2Ball State
Dana Holgorsen*2West Virginia
Chip Kelly*2Oregon
Joe Kerbel2West Texas A&M
Frank Kimbrough2West Texas A&M
Frank Lauterbur2Toledo
Tony Levine2Houston
Steve Logan2East Carolina
Jim Lookabaugh2Oklahoma State
John Mackovic2Texas
Doug Marrone2Syracuse
Jim McElwain2Florida
Ruffin McNeill2East Carolina
Jeff Monken*2Army
Jim Mora2UCLA
Charley Moran2Centre
Bill Murray2Duke
Bob Neyland2Tennessee
Homer Norton2Texas A&M
Ed Orgeron*2LSU
Jim Owens2Washington
Charley Pell2Florida
Tommy Prothro2Oregon State
John Ralston2Stanford
Bo Rein2North Carolina State
Steve Sarkisian2Washington
Chris Scelfo2Tulane
Ben Schwartzwalder2Syracuse
Dick Sheridan2North Carolina State
Kirby Smart*2Georgia
Jim Stanley2Oklahoma State
Bill Stewart2West Virginia
Rick Stockstill*2Middle Tennessee State
Steve Stripling2Cincinnati
John Thompson2East Carolina
Carl Torbush2North Carolina
Wallace Wade2Duke
Charlie Weatherbie2Louisiana-Monroe
DeWitt Weaver2Texas Tech
Matt Wells*2Utah State
Bobby Williams2Michigan State
Tom Wilson2Texas A&M
Bob Woodruff2Florida
Bowden Wyatt2Tennessee

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