Rivalry in NCAA Athletics

Most Rivals per Team

Rank Team Number of Rivals
1. Syracuse Orange 11
2. Nebraska Cornhuskers 9
3. Arizona Wildcats 8
4. West Virginia Mountaineers 7
  Wisconsin Badgers 4
6. Kansas Jayhawks 6
  Texas Tech Red Raiders 6
  Illinois Fighting Illini 6
9. Kansas State Wildcats 5
  Oklahoma State Cowboys 5
  Texas Longhorns 5
  Iowa Hawkeyes 5
  Kentucky Wildcats 5

Rivals to Most Teams

Rank Team Number of Rivals
1. Texas Longhorns 11
2. Duke Blue Devils 7
  Michigan Wolverines 7
  Ohio State Buckeyes 7
  Penn State Nittany Lions 7
6. Georgia Bulldogs 6
  Iowa Hawkeyes 6
  Nebraska Cornhuskers 6
  USC Trojans 6
10. Alabama Crimson Tide 5
  Kentucky Wildcats 5
  Michigan State Spartans 5
  North Carolina Tar Heels 5
  Notre Dame Fighting Irish 5
  Oklahoma Sooners 5
  Wisconsin Badgers 5