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College football Twitter directory: Official team, coach accounts for more than 125 teams

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Within are links to the official Twitter feeds for every available FBS program's head coach and football account or athletic department account.

Hello. You're probably a college football fan who likes Twitter. If not, you should become one of us, provided you like either college football or Twitter.

No sport is better suited to social media than college football, which asks you to keep up with at least 125 teams of 100 players in ever-shifting conferences and to watch 60-something games at spastically staggered time slots between Tuesday night and early Sunday morning. It's a sport that requires a hivemind, and not just for news and scores.

Find your school here: ACC Big 12 Big Ten Pac-12 SEC
AAC C-USA MAC MWC Sun Belt and independents
Top 10 college football coaches and teams on Twitter

Also, a few braggin' rights lists:

Head coaches


Coach Account
1 Les Miles, LSU
2 Brian Kelly, Notre Dame
3 Butch Jones, Tennessee
4 Mark Richt, Georgia
5 Bret Bielema, Arkansas
6 Steve Sarkisian, Washington
7 Hugh Freeze, Ole Miss
8 Dan Mullen, Mississippi State
9 Mark Stoops, Kentucky
10 Bo Pelini, Nebraska

Team accounts


Team Account
1 Michigan
2 LSU
3 Alabama
4 Tennessee
5 Auburn
6 Texas A&M
7 Florida
8 Florida State
9 Notre Dame
10 Michigan State

Combined (as of publication)


Combined Followers
1 LSU 210,850
2 Tennessee 143,523
3 Notre Dame 141,478
4 Michigan 137,851
5 Georgia 100,359
6 Auburn 94,109
7 Texas A&M 94,103
8 Florida 92,803
9 Alabama 80,596
10 Arkansas
77,298

Coaches with most and least in each conference

Based on eventual memberships (so Louisville in the ACC, for instance).

Conference Most Least
ACC Charlie Strong, Louisville Scott Shafer, Syracuse
American June Jones, SMU Paul Pasqualoni, UConn
Big 12 Mack Brown, Texas Gary Patterson, TCU
Big Ten Bo Pelini, Nebraska Tim Beckman, Illinois
Conference USA Skip Holtz, Louisiana Tech Carl Pelini, FAU
Independents Brian Kelly, Notre Dame Ken Niumatalolo, Navy
MAC Paul Haynes, Kent State Jeff Quinn, Buffalo
Mountain West Chris Petersen, Boise State* Dave Christensen, Wyoming
Pac-12 Steve Sarkisian, Washington Todd Graham, Arizona State
SEC Les Miles, LSU James Franklin, Vanderbilt
Sun Belt Mark Hudspeth, UL-Lafayette
Trent Miles, Georgia State

* Even though he's never tweeted anything.

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