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15  Total Major College National Championship Year(s)

No

Year

Record

Selector

1

1911

8-0-1

1st-N-Goal

Mel Smith

National Championship Foundation

2

1912

8-0-0

Bob Kirlin

Century Football Index

Mel Smith

National Championship Foundation

Patrick Premo

3

1919

7-1-0

Alexander Weyand

Bob Kirlin

Bob Royce

4

1921

8-0-2

Alexander Weyand

5

1960

7-3-0

Bob Kirlin

6

1964

6-4-0

Bob Kirlin

7

1968

11-0-0

ARGH Power Ratings

Cliff Morgan

James Howell

The State's National Champions

8

1969

11-0-0

Angelo Louisa

ARGH Power Ratings

Cliff Morgan

David Wilson

Foundation for the Analysis of Competitions and Tournaments

James Howell

Jeff Self

Massy Ratings

Mel Smith

Nutshell Sports Football Ratings

9

1973

12-0-0

Mel Smith

The State's National Champions

10

1978

11-1-0

Washington Touchdown Club

11

1981

10-2-0

Dunkel System

Soren Sorensen

The Fleming System

12

1982

11-1-0

Angelo Louisa

Associated Press

Billingsley Report

Bob Kirlin

Bob Royce

Century Football Index

College Football Researchers Association

David Wilson

DKC Ratings

Dunkel System

Edward Litkenhous

Football News

Football Writers Association of America

Foundation for the Analysis of Competitions and Tournaments

Harry DeVold

Helms Athletic Foundation

James Howell

Jeff Self

Loren Maxwell

Massy Ratings

Matthews Grid Ratings

Mel Smith

National Championship Foundation

National Football Foundation and Hall of Fame

New York Times

Nutshell Sports Football Ratings

Patrick Premo

Poling System

Quality Champions

Sagarin Ratings

Soren Sorensen

Sparks Achievement Ratings

Sports Illustrated

Steve Eck

SW!-TECH Computer Ratings

The Fleming System

The Sporting News

United Press International

USA Today/CNN

Washington Touchdown Club

13

1986

12-0-0

Angelo Louisa

ARGH Power Ratings

Associated Press

Billingsley Report

Bob Royce

Century Football Index

Cliff Morgan

David Wilson

DKC Ratings

Football News

Football Writers Association of America

Foundation for the Analysis of Competitions and Tournaments

James Howell

Jeff Self

Massy Ratings

Matthews Grid Ratings

Mel Smith

National Championship Foundation

National Football Foundation and Hall of Fame

Nutshell Sports Football Ratings

Patrick Premo

Quality Champions

Soren Sorensen

Sparks Achievement Ratings

Sports Illustrated

Steve Eck

The Fleming System

The Sporting News

The State's National Champions

United Press International

USA Today/CNN

Washington Touchdown Club

14

1991

11-2-0

Bob Kirlin

15

1994

12-0-0

1st-N-Goal

Angelo Louisa

Century Football Index

Congrove Computer Rankings

Foundation for the Analysis of Competitions and Tournaments

Harry DeVold

Loren Maxwell

Massy Ratings

Matthews Grid Ratings

National Championship Foundation

New York Daily News

New York Times

Patrick Premo

Peter Wolfe

Sagarin Ratings

Soren Sorensen

Steve Eck

The Fleming System

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