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Coordinator\tDrives of 6 plays or less\tNational Rank

Brent Venables, Clemson\t67.5%\t1
Bud Foster, Virginia Tech\t61.8%\t7
Nick Howell, Virginia\t59.1%\t22
Todd Grantham, Louisville\t58.9%\t24
Mike Elko, Wake Forest\t57.1%\t38
Manny Diaz, Miami\t54.6%\t54
Dave Huxtable, NC State\t54.2%\t58
Charles Kelly, Florida State\t53.5%\t69
Jim Knowles, Duke\t53.1%\t75
Ted Roof, Georgia Tech\t52.9%\t77
Josh Conklin, Pittsburgh\t51.7%\t87
Gene Chizik, North Carolina\t47.7%\t126
Brian Ward, Syracuse\t46.8%\t130
SEC Coordinator\tDrives of 6 plays or less\tNational Rank
Dave Aranda, LSU\t66.5%\t3
Jeremy Pruitt, Alabama\t64.9%\t4
Bob Shoop, Tennessee\t61.7%\t8
Dave Womack, Ole Miss\t59.1%\t20
DeMonte Cross, Missouri\t58.4%\t26
John Chavis, Texas A&M\t57.7%\t34
Derek Mason, Vanderbilt\t57.4%\t39
Geoff Collins, Florida\t57.2%\t41
Robb Smith, Arkansas\t53.6%\t67
Kevin Steele, Auburn\t52.1%\t86
D.J. Eliot, Kentucky\t49.2%\t113
Big Ten Coordinator\tDrives of 6 plays or less\tNational Rank
Luke Fickell, Ohio State\t61.6%\t10
Don Brown, Michigan\t60.2%\t14
Phil Parker, Iowa\t57.8%\t32
Mike Tressel / Harlon Barnett,
Michigan St.\t57.6%\t36
Jay Niemann, Rutgers\t54.5%\t55
Tom Allen, Indiana\t54.0%\t61
Justin Wilcox, Wisconsin\t53.3%\t71
Mark Banker, Nebraska\t52.3%\t84
Pac-12 Coordinator\tDrives of 6 plays or less\tNational Rank
Marcel Yates, Arizona\t59.3%\t18
Kevin Clune, Oregon State\t57.1%\t42
Lance Anderson, Stanford\t55.0%\t52
Keith Patterson, Arizona State\t54.1%\t60
Pete Kwiatkowski, Washington\t53.5%\t68
Jim Leavitt, Colorado\t53.2%\t73
Art Kaufman, California\t52.2%\t85
Tom Bradley, UCLA\t51.5%\t90
Alex Grinch, Washington State\t48.4%\t119
Big 12 Coordinator\tDrives of 6 plays or less\tNational Rank
Phil Bennett, Baylor\t60.5%\t11
Mike Stoops, Oklahoma\t59.6%\t15
Chad Glasgow, TCU\t58.4%\t26
Vance Bedford, Texas\t57.7%\t35
Tony Gibson, West Virginia\t55.9%\t49
Glenn Spencer, Oklahoma State\t55.8%\t50
David Gibbs, Texas Tech\t53.8%\t59
Jon Heacock, Toledo\t52.9%\t76
Tom Hayes, Kansas State\t50.5%\t101
Clint Bowen, Kansas\t41.3%\t133
Select Coordinators\tDrives of 6 plays or less\tNational Rank
Todd Orlando, Houston\t62.1%\t6
Chuck Heater, Marshall\t59.3%\tT16
Rocky Long, San Diego State\t59.3%\tT16
Nate Woody, Appalachian State\t58.9%\t23
Joe Cauthen, Arkansas State\t58.6%\t25
Brian VanGorder, Notre Dame\t50.8%\t98

Three former names of recognition to compete with Chavis in the same field would be Diaco, Anderson and Hoke.