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Total Appearances in the AP Final Poll

86 total polls since 1936

  Team APP PCT AVG RK HIGH RK
1. Michigan 62 72.1% 9.6 1
2. Oklahoma 61 70.9% 7.4 1
  Ohio State 61 70.9% 7.7 1
4. Alabama 59 68.6% 6.9 1
5. Notre Dame 57 66.3% 8.0 1
6. USC 50 58.1% 9.3 1
7. Texas 49 57.0% 9.7 1
8. Nebraska 48 55.8% 9.7 1
9. Tennessee 44 51.2% 10.4 1
10. Penn State 43 50.0% 9.7 1
11. LSU 42 48.8% 9.9 1
12. Georgia 40 46.5% 9.6 1
  Auburn 40 46.5% 11.4 1
14. Clemson 35 40.7% 12.2 1
15. Florida 34 39.5% 9.8 1
16. Florida State 33 38.4% 9.0 1
  Miami (FL) 33 38.4% 9.8 1
18. UCLA 31 36.0% 10.1 2
19. Arkansas 29 33.7% 10.7 2
20. Michigan State 28 32.6% 9.1 1
  Texas A&M 28 32.6% 11.8 1
22. Wisconsin 26 30.2% 11.5 2
  Washington 26 30.2% 11.5 2
  Mississippi 26 30.2% 12.1 2
  Iowa 26 30.2% 12.8 2
26. Georgia Tech 24 27.9% 12.3 2
27. Pittsburgh 20 23.3% 10.7 1
  TCU 20 23.3% 11.6 1
  Stanford 20 23.3% 11.8 2
  Virginia Tech 20 23.3% 14.8 2
  West Virginia 20 23.3% 15.6 5
32. Colorado 19 22.1% 11.9 1
  BYU 19 22.1% 15.5 1
34. Oregon 18 20.9% 10.4 2
  Maryland 18 20.9% 12.8 1
  Missouri 18 20.9% 12.9 4
37. Arizona State 17 19.8% 11.8 2
  North Carolina 17 19.8% 13.2 3
39. Baylor 16 18.6% 12.8 5
  Duke 16 18.6% 13.1 2
  Oklahoma State 16 18.6% 13.3 3
  Purdue 16 18.6% 14.6 5
43. Minnesota 15 17.4% 9.2 1
  Army (NY) 15 17.4% 9.6 1
  Houston 15 17.4% 13.2 4
  Syracuse 15 17.4% 13.3 1
47. Navy (MD) 14 16.3% 10.8 2
  California 14 16.3% 11.9 2
  Boston College 14 16.3% 15.3 5
  Mississippi State 14 16.3% 17.3 9
  NC State 14 16.3% 17.9 11
52. Illinois 13 15.1% 12.4 3
  Kansas State 13 15.1% 12.5 6
  Northwestern 13 15.1% 13.1 7
  Boise State 13 15.1% 14.0 4
56. Washington State 12 14.0% 14.4 9
57. SMU 11 12.8% 10.7 2
  Louisville 11 12.8% 16.1 6
  Texas Tech 11 12.8% 16.5 11
60. Oregon State 10 11.6% 14.0 4
  Kentucky 10 11.6% 14.2 6
  Utah 10 11.6% 14.4 2
63. South Carolina 9 10.5% 12.9 4
  Virginia 9 10.5% 18.7 13
65. Cincinnati 8 9.3% 15.5 4
  Tulsa 8 9.3% 16.0 4
67. Rice (TX) 7 8.1% 12.0 5
  Kansas 7 8.1% 12.3 7
  Penn 7 8.1% 12.4 7
  Tulane (LA) 7 8.1% 14.4 5
  Air Force 7 8.1% 14.7 6
  Arizona 7 8.1% 15.3 4
73. Fordham (NY) 6 7.0% 11.3 3
  Santa Clara (CA) 6 7.0% 11.7 6
  Indiana 6 7.0% 13.2 4
76. Cornell (NY) 5 5.8% 12.4 4
  Miami (OH) 5 5.8% 12.4 10
  Dartmouth (NH) 5 5.8% 14.0 7
  UCF 5 5.8% 14.4 6
  Holy Cross (MA) 5 5.8% 15.4 9
  Wake Forest (NC) 5 5.8% 19.4 15
82. Princeton (NJ) 4 4.7% 12.3 6
  Yale (CT) 4 4.7% 12.5 12
  Wyoming 4 4.7% 14.0 6
  Utah State 4 4.7% 18.0 10
  Toledo (OH) 4 4.7% 18.3 12
87. Duquesne (PA) 3 3.5% 10.7 8
  Villanova (PA) 3 3.5% 12.3 6
  William & Mary (VA) 3 3.5% 15.0 14
  Colorado State 3 3.5% 15.7 14
  Rutgers (NJ) 3 3.5% 16.3 12
  Iowa State 3 3.5% 17.7 9
  Southern Miss 3 3.5% 17.7 14
  Marshall (WV) 3 3.5% 19.0 10
  Vanderbilt 3 3.5% 19.7 12
  Fresno State 3 3.5% 21.3 18
  San Diego State 3 3.5% 22.0 16
  Memphis 3 3.5% 22.3 17
99. Iowa Pre-Flight 2 2.3% 4.0 2
  March Field/4th AF (CA) 2 2.3% 10.0 10
  Bainbridge Naval (MD) 2 2.3% 11.0 5
  Great Lakes Naval (IL) 2 2.3% 11.5 6
  East Carolina 2 2.3% 14.5 9
  Pacific (CA) 2 2.3% 14.5 10
  Louisiana 2 2.3% 15.5 15
  Hawaii 2 2.3% 19.5 19
  Columbia (NY) 2 2.3% 20.0 20
  South Florida 2 2.3% 20.0 19
  San Jose State (CA) 2 2.3% 22.5 21
110. Randolph Field (TX) 1 1.2% 3.0 3
  Carnegie Mellon (PA) 1 1.2% 6.0 6
  St. Mary's (CA) 1 1.2% 7.0 7
  Del Monte Pre-Flight (CA) 1 1.2% 8.0 8
  Nevada 1 1.2% 11.0 11
  Georgetown (DC) 1 1.2% 13.0 13
  Norman Pre-Flight (OK) 1 1.2% 13.0 13
  Coastal Carolina (SC) 1 1.2% 14.0 14
  San Francisco 1 1.2% 14.0 14
  Western Michigan 1 1.2% 15.0 15
  Boston 1 1.2% 16.0 16
  El Toro Marines (CA) 1 1.2% 16.0 16
  George Washington (DC) 1 1.2% 17.0 17
  Hardin-Simmons (TX) 1 1.2% 17.0 17
  Liberty (VA) 1 1.2% 17.0 17
  New Mexico State 1 1.2% 17.0 17
  Temple (PA) 1 1.2% 17.0 17
  Colorado College 1 1.2% 18.0 18
  Fort Pierce Naval (FL) 1 1.2% 18.0 18
  Washington & Lee (VA) 1 1.2% 18.0 18
  Appalachian State (NC) 1 1.2% 19.0 19
  Delaware 1 1.2% 19.0 19
  Lafayette (PA) 1 1.2% 19.0 19
  St. Mary's Pre-Flight (CA) 1 1.2% 19.0 19
  2nd Air Force 1 1.2% 20.0 20
  Marquette (WI) 1 1.2% 20.0 20
  Ohio 1 1.2% 20.0 20
  VMI 1 1.2% 20.0 20
  Northern Illinois 1 1.2% 22.0 22
  Ball State 1 1.2% 23.0 23
  Bowling Green (OH) 1 1.2% 23.0 23
  Central Michigan 1 1.2% 23.0 23
  Western Kentucky 1 1.2% 24.0 24
  Buffalo 1 1.2% 25.0 25

Notes

  • Teams in the latest poll are in bold.
  • Updated through August 15, 2022.