Our 2015 list of the best college football programs goes far beyond the BCS rankings. To get a complete picture of the schools that provide the best overall experience for football players, we also looked at academics, fan interest, bowl game success and alumni who have gone on to the NFL.
The top of the list is filled with perennial national championship contenders, led by the defending BCS champion Ohio State Buckeyes. But the expanded parameters make room for surprises, such as the University of Mount Union and North Dakota State farther down the list. Check out all 100 schools at Niche.com and find information on other sports in the categories below.
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