Longest NCAA Division I football winning streaks

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In American college football the longest NCAA Division I winning streak is held by the Oklahoma Sooners, who won 47 consecutive games between 1953 and 1957.

NCAA Division I Football Bowl Subdivision[edit]

The following is a list of the top 25 longest winning streaks in NCAA Division I FBS through the 2014 season.[1][2]

# Team Streak Spoiler Seasons
1. Oklahoma 47 Notre Dame 1953–1957
2. Washington 40 Oregon State 1908–1914
3. Yale 37 Princeton 1890–1893
Yale 37 Princeton 1887–1889
5. Toledo 35 Tampa 1969–1971
6. USC 34 Texas 2003–2005
Miami (FL) 34 Ohio State 2000–2002
Penn 34 Lafayette 1894–1896
9. Oklahoma 31 Kentucky 1948–1950
Pittsburgh 31 Cleveland Naval Reserve 1914–1918
Penn 31 Harvard 1896–1898
12. Texas 30 Notre Dame‡ 1968–1970
13. Florida State 29 Oregon 2012–2014
Miami (FL) 29 Alabama 1990–1992
Michigan 29 Minnesota 1901–1903
16. Alabama 28 Tennessee 1991–1993
Alabama 28 Mississippi State 1978–1980
Oklahoma 28 Kansas 1973–1975
Michigan State 28 Purdue 1950–1953
20. Nebraska 26 Arizona State 1994–1996
Cornell 26 Williams 1921–1924
Michigan 26 Chicago 1903–1905
23. BYU 25 UCLA 1983–1985
San Diego State 25 Utah State 1965–1967
Michigan 25 Army 1946–1949
Army 25 Notre Dame 1944–1946
USC 25 Oregon State† 1931–1933

Indicates a tie ended the winning streak.
Indicates a streak ended in a bowl game.

NCAA Division I Football Championship Subdivision[edit]

The following is a list of the top 25 longest winning streaks in NCAA Division I FCS through the 2014 season.[3]

# Teams Streak Spoiler Season(s)
1. North Dakota State 33 Northern Iowa 2012–2014
2. Montana 24 Eastern Washington 2001–2002
Penn 24 Columbia 1992–1995
4. Colgate 21 Delaware 2002–2003
Montana 21 Marshall 1995–1996
6. Dayton 20 Cal Poly 1996–1997
Holy Cross 20 Army 1990–1992
8. Duquesne 19 Robert Morris 1995–1996
9. San Diego 18 UC Davis 2005–1906
Davidson 18 Jacksonville 1999–2001
Eastern Kentucky 18 Western Kentucky 1982–1983
12. Richmond 17 Villanova 2008–1909
Appalachian State 17 Wofford 2006–2007
Penn 17 Villanova 2002–2004
Robert Morris 17 Buffalo 1999–2000
16. Sam Houston State 16 North Dakota State 2010–2011
Georgia Southern 16 Middle Tennessee 1989–1990
18. Dartmouth 15 Lehigh 1996–1997
Marshall 15 Moved to FBS 1996
20. Harvard 14 active 2013–present
Harvard 14 Princeton 2011–2012
Montana 14 Villanova 2009
Charleston Southern 14 Liberty 2005–2006
Georgia Southern 14 Massachusetts 1998
Youngstown State 14 Kent State 1994
Delaware 14 Lehigh 1979–1980

Indicates a tie ended the winning streak.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2014 NCAA FBS Football Record Book" (pdf). NCAA.org. NCAA. 2014. p. 117. Retrieved October 14, 2014. 
  2. ^ "20 Longest Winning Streaks in College Football History". 
  3. ^ "2014 NCAA FCS Football Record Book" (pdf). NCAA.org. NCAA. 2014. p. 59. Retrieved October 14, 2014.