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University of Oklahoma
MAY 20, 2013
OU Football Tradition | OU in College Football History
Updated July 28, 2015  
 
It's common knowledge that Oklahoma has been the most dominant team of the modern era. However, the Sooners have been a football power since first fielding a team in 1895 (12 years before Oklahoma became a state). All-time points scored and allowed limited to schools which have played a minimum of 900 games. Stats are updated through the date listed at the top of the page.
 
 All-Time Winning Percentage
 School % W-L-T Games
 1. Notre Dame .732 882-310-42 1234
 2. Michigan .729 915-328-36 1279
 3. Ohio State .720 863-319-53 1235
 4. Oklahoma .718 850-317-53 1220
 5. Alabama .716 850-325-43 1218
 6. Texas .712 881-346-33 1260
 7. Nebraska .701 874-361-40 1275
 8. USC .701 805-328-54 1187
 9. Penn State
.686
847-376-42
1265
 10. Tennessee
.680
811-367-53
1231
 
 Total Wins
 School
Wins
Games
 1. Michigan
915
1279
 2. Notre Dame
882
1234
 3. Texas
881
1260
 4. Nebraska
874
1275
 5. Ohio State
863
1235
 6. Oklahoma
850
1220
 7. Alabama
850
1218
 8. Penn State
847
1265
 9. Tennessee
811
1231
 10. USC
805
1187
     
 Points Scored
 School
Avg
Points
Games
 1. Oklahoma
27.33
33,347
1220
 2. Notre Dame
25.32
31,243
1234
 3. Nebraska
25.19
32,112
1275
 4. Michigan
24.91
31,857
1279
 5. USC
24.58
29,176
1187
 6. Texas
24.31
30,631
1260
 7. Ohio State
24.14
29,817
1235
 8. Alabama
24.35
29,659
1218
 9. Penn State
23.02
29,131
1265
 10. Tennessee
22.52
27,727
1231
 
 Points Allowed
 School
Avg
Points
Games
 1. Alabama
11.50
14,005
1218
 2. Michigan
11.75
15,025
1279
 3. Ohio State
12.46
15,393
1235
 4. Penn State
12.78
16,170
1265
 5. Notre Dame
12.83
15,836
1234
 6. Oklahoma
13.13
16,018
1220
 7.USC
13.27
15,755
1187
 8. Texas
13.34
16,813
1260
 9. LSU
13.34
16,130
1209
 10. Tennessee
13.37
16,459
1231
     
 All-Americans
 School Unanimous Consensus
 1. Notre Dame 32 96
 2. Oklahoma 31 76
 3. Ohio State 30 78
 4. USC 27 79
 5. Alabama 26 53
 6. Michigan 25 78
 7. Texas 22 56
 8. Nebraska 21 53
 9. Miami (FL) 15 35
 10. Pittsburgh 13 50
 
 Weeks Ranked
 AP Poll Appearances Pct. Avg. Rank
 1. Ohio State 838 77.1 8.5
 2. Michigan 795 73.1 9.3
 3. Oklahoma 767 70.6 7.6
 4. Notre Dame 751 69.1 8.3
 5. USC 734 67.5 9.1
 6. Alabama 727 66.9 8.0
 7. Nebraska 716 65.9 8.1
 8. Texas 702 64.6 8.9
 9. Penn State 591 54.4 10.0
 10. Tennessee 565 52.0 10.3
     
 Bowl Wins
 School Wins Appearances
 1. Alabama 34 62
 2. USC 33 50
 3. Oklahoma 28 48
     Georgia 28 50
 5. Texas 27 53
 6. Tennessee 26 50
 7. Florida State 25 42
     Nebraska 25 51
 9. Georgia Tech 24 43
 10. LSU 23 46
     Ole Miss 23 36
 
 NFL Draft Selections
 School Picks First Rd.
 1. USC 493 77
 2. Notre Dame 486 63
 3. Ohio State 418 71
 4. Oklahoma 373 43
 5. Nebraska 353 33
 6. Michigan 348 44
 7. Tennessee 337 44
 8. Texas 337 43
 8. Penn State 338 36
 10. Alabama 326 52
 
Stats are courtesy College Football Data Warehouse and the NCAA.
 
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