Output Valid CFB Team Names and Abbreviations

valid_team_names(
  division = c("FBS", "FCS", "DII", "DIII", "Conference", "hoopR")
)

Examples

# List valid team abbreviations excluding duplicates
valid_team_names("FBS")
#>   [1] "Air Force"             "Akron"                 "Alabama"              
#>   [4] "Appalachian State"     "Arizona"               "Arizona State"        
#>   [7] "Arkansas"              "Arkansas State"        "Army"                 
#>  [10] "Auburn"                "Ball State"            "Baylor"               
#>  [13] "Boise State"           "Boston College"        "Bowling Green"        
#>  [16] "Buffalo"               "BYU"                   "California"           
#>  [19] "Central Michigan"      "Charlotte"             "Cincinnati"           
#>  [22] "Clemson"               "Coastal Carolina"      "Colorado"             
#>  [25] "Colorado State"        "Connecticut"           "Duke"                 
#>  [28] "East Carolina"         "Eastern Michigan"      "Florida"              
#>  [31] "Florida Atlantic"      "Florida International" "Florida State"        
#>  [34] "Fresno State"          "Georgia"               "Georgia Southern"     
#>  [37] "Georgia State"         "Georgia Tech"          "Hawai'i"              
#>  [40] "Houston"               "Illinois"              "Indiana"              
#>  [43] "Iowa"                  "Iowa State"            "Kansas"               
#>  [46] "Kansas State"          "Kent State"            "Kentucky"             
#>  [49] "Liberty"               "Louisiana"             "Louisiana Monroe"     
#>  [52] "Louisiana Tech"        "Louisville"            "LSU"                  
#>  [55] "Marshall"              "Maryland"              "Memphis"              
#>  [58] "Miami"                 "Miami (OH)"            "Michigan"             
#>  [61] "Michigan State"        "Middle Tennessee"      "Minnesota"            
#>  [64] "Mississippi State"     "Missouri"              "Navy"                 
#>  [67] "NC State"              "Nebraska"              "Nevada"               
#>  [70] "New Mexico"            "New Mexico State"      "North Carolina"       
#>  [73] "Northern Illinois"     "North Texas"           "Northwestern"         
#>  [76] "Notre Dame"            "Ohio"                  "Ohio State"           
#>  [79] "Oklahoma"              "Oklahoma State"        "Old Dominion"         
#>  [82] "Ole Miss"              "Oregon"                "Oregon State"         
#>  [85] "Penn State"            "Pittsburgh"            "Purdue"               
#>  [88] "Rice"                  "Rutgers"               "San Diego State"      
#>  [91] "San José State"        "SMU"                   "South Alabama"        
#>  [94] "South Carolina"        "Southern Mississippi"  "South Florida"        
#>  [97] "Stanford"              "Syracuse"              "TCU"                  
#> [100] "Temple"                "Tennessee"             "Texas"                
#> [103] "Texas A&M"             "Texas State"           "Texas Tech"           
#> [106] "Toledo"                "Troy"                  "Tulane"               
#> [109] "Tulsa"                 "UAB"                   "UCF"                  
#> [112] "UCLA"                  "UMass"                 "UNLV"                 
#> [115] "USC"                   "Utah"                  "Utah State"           
#> [118] "UTEP"                  "UT San Antonio"        "Vanderbilt"           
#> [121] "Virginia"              "Virginia Tech"         "Wake Forest"          
#> [124] "Washington"            "Washington State"      "Western Kentucky"     
#> [127] "Western Michigan"      "West Virginia"         "Wisconsin"            
#> [130] "Wyoming"              
valid_team_names("FCS")
#>   [1] "Abilene Christian"        "Alabama A&M"             
#>   [3] "Alabama State"            "Albany"                  
#>   [5] "Alcorn State"             "Alderson-Broaddus"       
#>   [7] "American International"   "Amherst College"         
#>   [9] "Anderson (IN)"            "Arkansas-Pine Bluff"     
#>  [11] "Arkansas Tech"            "Austin Peay"             
#>  [13] "Bemidji State"            "Bentley"                 
#>  [15] "Bethel (TN)"              "Bethune-Cookman"         
#>  [17] "Bloomsburg"               "Bridgewater (VA)"        
#>  [19] "Brown"                    "Bryant"                  
#>  [21] "Bucknell"                 "Butler"                  
#>  [23] "California (PA)"          "Cal Poly"                
#>  [25] "Campbell"                 "Carroll (WI)"            
#>  [27] "Central Arkansas"         "Central Connecticut"     
#>  [29] "Central Washington"       "Charleston Southern"     
#>  [31] "Chattanooga"              "Claremont"               
#>  [33] "Clarion"                  "Colby"                   
#>  [35] "Colgate"                  "Colorado College"        
#>  [37] "Columbia"                 "Concord"                 
#>  [39] "Cornell"                  "Dakota State"            
#>  [41] "Dartmouth"                "Davidson"                
#>  [43] "Dayton"                   "Delaware"                
#>  [45] "Delaware State"           "Delta State"             
#>  [47] "Drake"                    "Duquesne"                
#>  [49] "Eastern Illinois"         "Eastern Kentucky"        
#>  [51] "Eastern Washington"       "East Stroudsburg"        
#>  [53] "East Tennessee State"     "Edinboro"                
#>  [55] "Elon"                     "Ferris State"            
#>  [57] "Florida A&M"              "Florida Tech"            
#>  [59] "Fordham"                  "Furman"                  
#>  [61] "Gannon"                   "Gardner-Webb"            
#>  [63] "George Mason"             "Georgetown"              
#>  [65] "Graceland University"     "Grambling"               
#>  [67] "Grand Valley State"       "Hampton"                 
#>  [69] "Harding"                  "Harvard"                 
#>  [71] "Henderson State"          "Holy Cross"              
#>  [73] "Houston Baptist"          "Howard"                  
#>  [75] "Idaho"                    "Idaho State"             
#>  [77] "Illinois State"           "Incarnate Word"          
#>  [79] "Indiana (PA)"             "Indiana State"           
#>  [81] "Jackson State"            "Jacksonville"            
#>  [83] "Jacksonville State"       "James Madison"           
#>  [85] "Kennesaw State"           "Kentucky State"          
#>  [87] "Kutztown"                 "Lafayette"               
#>  [89] "Lamar"                    "Lehigh"                  
#>  [91] "Lenoir-Rhyne"             "Lock Haven"              
#>  [93] "Maine"                    "Marist"                  
#>  [95] "Mars Hill"                "McNeese"                 
#>  [97] "Mercer"                   "Mercyhurst"              
#>  [99] "Merrimack"                "Michigan Tech"           
#> [101] "Millersville"             "Minnesota-Duluth"        
#> [103] "Minnesota State"          "Minnesota St-Moorhead"   
#> [105] "Mississippi Valley State" "Missouri Baptist"        
#> [107] "Missouri State"           "Montana"                 
#> [109] "Montana State"            "Montana-Western"         
#> [111] "Morehead State"           "Morehouse"               
#> [113] "Morgan State"             "Murray State"            
#> [115] "Nebraska-Omaha"           "New Hampshire"           
#> [117] "New Haven"                "New Mexico Highlands"    
#> [119] "Nicholls"                 "Norfolk State"           
#> [121] "North Alabama"            "North Carolina A&T"      
#> [123] "North Carolina Central"   "North Dakota"            
#> [125] "North Dakota State"       "Northern Arizona"        
#> [127] "Northern Colorado"        "Northern Iowa"           
#> [129] "Northern Michigan"        "Northwestern State"      
#> [131] "Northwest Missouri State" "Notre Dame College"      
#> [133] "Ouachita Baptist"         "Pennsylvania"            
#> [135] "Portland State"           "Prairie View"            
#> [137] "Presbyterian College"     "Princeton"               
#> [139] "Redlands"                 "Rhode Island"            
#> [141] "Richmond"                 "Robert Morris"           
#> [143] "Rowan"                    "Sacramento State"        
#> [145] "Sacred Heart"             "Saginaw Valley"          
#> [147] "Samford"                  "Sam Houston State"       
#> [149] "San Diego"                "Savannah State"          
#> [151] "Seton Hill College"       "Shenandoah"              
#> [153] "Shepherd"                 "Shippensburg"            
#> [155] "Slippery Rock"            "South Carolina State"    
#> [157] "South Dakota"             "South Dakota State"      
#> [159] "Southeastern Louisiana"   "Southeast Missouri State"
#> [161] "Southern"                 "Southern Illinois"       
#> [163] "Southern Oregon"          "Southern Utah"           
#> [165] "St. Ambrose"              "St. Cloud State"         
#> [167] "Stephen F. Austin"        "Stetson"                 
#> [169] "St Francis (PA)"          "St. Johns (MN)"          
#> [171] "St Lawrence"              "Stony Brook"             
#> [173] "St. Peter's"              "St. Thomas (MN)"         
#> [175] "Tarleton State"           "Tennessee State"         
#> [177] "Tennessee Tech"           "Texas A&M-Commerce"      
#> [179] "Texas Southern"           "The Citadel"             
#> [181] "Towson"                   "Trinity (IL)"            
#> [183] "Tuskegee"                 "UC Davis"                
#> [185] "UMass Dartmouth"          "UMass Lowell"            
#> [187] "UT Martin"                "Valdosta State"          
#> [189] "Valparaiso"               "Villanova"               
#> [191] "VMI"                      "Wagner"                  
#> [193] "Washington (MO)"          "Weber State"             
#> [195] "West Alabama"             "West Chester"            
#> [197] "Western Carolina"         "Western Illinois"        
#> [199] "Western Oregon"           "West Texas A&M"          
#> [201] "West Virginia Tech"       "Wheaton College (Ill)"   
#> [203] "William Jewell College"   "William & Mary"          
#> [205] "Winston-Salem"            "Wisconsin-Platteville"   
#> [207] "Wofford"                  "Worcester State College" 
#> [209] "Wright State University"  "Yale"                    
#> [211] "Youngstown State"         "Chowan"                  
#> [213] "Dixie State"              "Hofstra"                 
#> [215] "Northeastern"             "Shorter"                 
#> [217] "University of Mary"      
valid_team_names("DII")
#>   [1] "Adams St."           "Alabama A&M"         "Albany St. (GA)"    
#>   [4] "Alderson Broaddus"   "Allen"               "American Int'l"     
#>   [7] "Angelo St."          "Ark.-Monticello"     "Arkansas Tech"      
#>  [10] "Ashland"             "Assumption"          "Augustana (SD)"     
#>  [13] "Barton"              "Bemidji St."         "Benedict"           
#>  [16] "Bentley"             "Black Hills St."     "Bloomsburg"         
#>  [19] "Bowie St."           "Cal U (PA)"          "Carson-Newman"      
#>  [22] "Catawba"             "Central Mo."         "Central Okla."      
#>  [25] "Central St. (OH)"    "Central Wash."       "Chadron St."        
#>  [28] "Charleston (WV)"     "Chowan"              "Clarion"            
#>  [31] "Clark Atlanta"       "Colo. Sch. of Mines" "Colorado Mesa"      
#>  [34] "Concord"             "Concordia-St. Paul"  "CSU Pueblo"         
#>  [37] "Davenport"           "Delta St."           "East Central"       
#>  [40] "East Stroudsburg"    "Eastern N.M."        "Edinboro"           
#>  [43] "Edward Waters"       "Elizabeth City St."  "Emporia St."        
#>  [46] "Erskine"             "Fairmont St."        "Fayetteville St."   
#>  [49] "Ferris St."          "Findlay"             "Fort Hays St."      
#>  [52] "Fort Lauderdale"     "Fort Lewis"          "Fort Valley St."    
#>  [55] "Franklin Pierce"     "Frostburg St."       "Gannon"             
#>  [58] "Glenville St."       "Grand Valley St."    "Harding"            
#>  [61] "Henderson St."       "Hillsdale"           "Indiana (PA)"       
#>  [64] "Jackson St."         "Johnson C. Smith"    "Kentucky St."       
#>  [67] "Kutztown"            "Ky. Wesleyan"        "Lake Erie"          
#>  [70] "Lane"                "Lenoir-Rhyne"        "Limestone"          
#>  [73] "Lincoln (CA)"        "Lincoln (MO)"        "Lincoln (PA)"       
#>  [76] "Lindenwood"          "Livingstone"         "Lock Haven"         
#>  [79] "Mars Hill"           "Mary"                "McKendree"          
#>  [82] "Mercyhurst"          "Michigan Tech"       "Midwestern St."     
#>  [85] "Miles"               "Millersville"        "Minn. Duluth"       
#>  [88] "Minnesota St."       "Minot St."           "Mississippi Col."   
#>  [91] "Missouri S&T"        "Missouri Western"    "Mo. Southern St."   
#>  [94] "Morehouse"           "MSU Moorhead"        "N.M. Highlands"     
#>  [97] "Neb.-Kearney"        "New Haven"           "Newberry"           
#> [100] "North Greenville"    "Northeastern St."    "Northern Mich."     
#> [103] "Northern St."        "Northwest Mo. St."   "Northwestern Okla." 
#> [106] "Northwood"           "Notre Dame (OH)"     "Ohio Dominican"     
#> [109] "Okla. Baptist"       "Ouachita Baptist"    "Pace"               
#> [112] "Pittsburg St."       "Quincy"              "Saginaw Valley"     
#> [115] "Saint Augustine's"   "Savannah St."        "Seton Hill"         
#> [118] "Shaw"                "Shepherd"            "Shippensburg"       
#> [121] "Shorter"             "Simon Fraser"        "Sioux Falls"        
#> [124] "Slippery Rock"       "South Dakota Mines"  "Southeastern Okla." 
#> [127] "Southern Ark."       "Southern Conn. St."  "Southern Nazarene"  
#> [130] "Southwest Baptist"   "Southwest Minn. St." "Southwestern Okla." 
#> [133] "St. Anselm"          "Stonehill"           "Tarleton St."       
#> [136] "Tex. A&M-Commerce"   "Tex. A&M-Kingsville" "Tex. Permian Basin" 
#> [139] "Texas Col."          "Tiffin"              "Truman"             
#> [142] "Tusculum"            "Tuskegee"            "UIndy"              
#> [145] "UNC Pembroke"        "Upper Iowa"          "UVa-Wise"           
#> [148] "Valdosta St."        "Virginia St."        "Virginia Union"     
#> [151] "Virginia-Lynchburg"  "Walsh"               "Washburn"           
#> [154] "Wayne St. (MI)"      "Wayne St. (NE)"      "West Ala."          
#> [157] "West Chester"        "West Florida"        "West Ga."           
#> [160] "West Liberty"        "West Tex. A&M"       "West Va. Wesleyan"  
#> [163] "West Virginia St."   "Western Colo."       "Western N.M."       
#> [166] "Western Ore."        "Wheeling"            "William Jewell"     
#> [169] "Wingate"             "Winona St."          "Winston-Salem"      
valid_team_names("DIII")
#>   [1] "Adrian"                    "Albion"                   
#>   [3] "Albright"                  "Alfred State"             
#>   [5] "Alfred"                    "Allegheny"                
#>   [7] "Alma"                      "Alvernia"                 
#>   [9] "Amherst"                   "Anderson"                 
#>  [11] "Anna Maria"                "Augsburg"                 
#>  [13] "Augustana"                 "Aurora"                   
#>  [15] "Austin"                    "Averett"                  
#>  [17] "Baldwin Wallace"           "Bates"                    
#>  [19] "Beloit"                    "Benedictine"              
#>  [21] "Berry"                     "Bethany"                  
#>  [23] "Bethel"                    "Birmingham-Southern"      
#>  [25] "Bluffton"                  "Bowdoin"                  
#>  [27] "Brevard"                   "Bridgewater State"        
#>  [29] "Bridgewater"               "Brockport"                
#>  [31] "Buena Vista"               "Buffalo State"            
#>  [33] "Cal Lutheran"              "Capital"                  
#>  [35] "Carleton"                  "Carnegie Mellon"          
#>  [37] "Carroll"                   "Carthage"                 
#>  [39] "Case Western Reserve"      "Castleton"                
#>  [41] "Catholic"                  "Central"                  
#>  [43] "Centre"                    "Chapman"                  
#>  [45] "Chicago"                   "Christopher Newport"      
#>  [47] "Claremont-Mudd-Scripps"    "Cortland"                 
#>  [49] "Crown"                     "Curry"                    
#>  [51] "Dean"                      "Defiance"                 
#>  [53] "Delaware Valley"           "Denison"                  
#>  [55] "DePauw"                    "Dickinson"                
#>  [57] "Dubuque"                   "East Texas Baptist"       
#>  [59] "Elmhurst"                  "Emory and Henry"          
#>  [61] "Endicott"                  "Eureka"                   
#>  [63] "FDU-Florham"               "Ferrum"                   
#>  [65] "Finlandia"                 "Fitchburg State"          
#>  [67] "Framingham State"          "Franklin and Marshall"    
#>  [69] "Franklin"                  "Gallaudet"                
#>  [71] "Geneva"                    "George Fox"               
#>  [73] "Gettysburg"                "Greensboro"               
#>  [75] "Greenville"                "Grinnell"                 
#>  [77] "Grove City"                "Guilford"                 
#>  [79] "Gustavus Adolphus"         "Hamilton"                 
#>  [81] "Hamline"                   "Hampden-Sydney"           
#>  [83] "Hanover"                   "Hardin-Simmons"           
#>  [85] "Hartwick"                  "Heidelberg"               
#>  [87] "Hendrix"                   "Hiram"                    
#>  [89] "Hobart"                    "Hope"                     
#>  [91] "Howard Payne"              "Huntingdon"               
#>  [93] "Husson"                    "Illinois College"         
#>  [95] "Illinois Wesleyan"         "Iowa Wesleyan"            
#>  [97] "Ithaca"                    "John Carroll"             
#>  [99] "Johns Hopkins"             "Juniata"                  
#> [101] "Kalamazoo"                 "Kean"                     
#> [103] "Kenyon"                    "Keystone"                 
#> [105] "King's"                    "Knox"                     
#> [107] "La Verne"                  "Manchester"               
#> [109] "Marietta"                  "Martin Luther"            
#> [111] "Mary Hardin-Baylor"        "Maryville (Tenn.)"        
#> [113] "Mass-Dartmouth"            "Massachusetts Maritime"   
#> [115] "McDaniel"                  "McMurry"                  
#> [117] "Merchant Marine"           "Methodist"                
#> [119] "Middlebury"                "Millikin"                 
#> [121] "Millsaps"                  "Minnesota-Morris"         
#> [123] "Misericordia"              "MIT"                      
#> [125] "Monmouth"                  "Montclair State"          
#> [127] "Moravian"                  "Morrisville State"        
#> [129] "Mount St. Joseph"          "Mount Union"              
#> [131] "Muhlenberg"                "Muskingum"                
#> [133] "N.C. Wesleyan"             "Nebraska Wesleyan"        
#> [135] "Nichols"                   "North Central (Ill.)"     
#> [137] "North Park"                "Northwestern (Minn.)"     
#> [139] "Norwich"                   "Simpson"                  
#> [141] "Southern Virginia"         "Southwestern"             
#> [143] "Springfield"               "St. John Fisher"          
#> [145] "St. John's"                "St. Lawrence"             
#> [147] "St. Norbert"               "St. Olaf"                 
#> [149] "St. Scholastica"           "St. Thomas"               
#> [151] "St. Vincent"               "Stevenson"                
#> [153] "Sul Ross State"            "SUNY-Maritime"            
#> [155] "Susquehanna"               "TCNJ"                     
#> [157] "Texas Lutheran"            "Thiel"                    
#> [159] "Trine"                     "Trinity (Conn.)"          
#> [161] "Trinity (Texas)"           "Tufts"                    
#> [163] "Union"                     "University of New England"
#> [165] "Ursinus"                   "Utica"                    
#> [167] "UW-Eau Claire"             "UW-La Crosse"             
#> [169] "UW-Oshkosh"                "UW-Platteville"           
#> [171] "UW-River Falls"            "UW-Stevens Point"         
#> [173] "UW-Stout"                  "UW-Whitewater"            
#> [175] "Wabash"                    "Wartburg"                 
#> [177] "Washington and Jefferson"  "Washington and Lee"       
#> [179] "Washington U."             "Waynesburg"               
#> [181] "Wesley"                    "Wesleyan"                 
#> [183] "Western Connecticut"       "Western New England"      
#> [185] "Westfield State"           "Westminster (Mo.)"        
#> [187] "Westminster (Pa.)"         "Wheaton (Ill.)"           
#> [189] "Whittier"                  "Whitworth"                
#> [191] "Widener"                   "Wilkes"                   
#> [193] "Willamette"                "William Paterson"         
#> [195] "Williams"                  "Wilmington"               
#> [197] "Wisconsin Lutheran"        "Wittenberg"               
#> [199] "Wooster"                   "Worcester State"          
#> [201] "WPI"                      
valid_team_names("Conference")
#>  [1] "ACC"                 "Big 12"              "Big Ten"            
#>  [4] "SEC"                 "Pac-12"              "Conference USA"     
#>  [7] "Mid-American"        "Mountain West"       "FBS Independents"   
#> [10] "Big Sky"             "MVFC"                "Ivy"                
#> [13] "MEAC"                "NEC"                 "OVC"                
#> [16] "Patriot"             "Pioneer"             "Southern Conference"
#> [19] "Southland"           "SWAC"                "Sun Belt"           
#> [22] "Big South"           "CAA"                 "NCAA"