Men's College Basketball 1996 - 1997
Ranking of Teams Globally

Based on games played between 1996/11/15 and 1997/3/31
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Soren Sorensen - Mon Feb 05 23:11:02 2001

 
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Record Schedule Rank Strength Team Games Total Rank Strength 1 3672 Kansas 36 34 - 2 29 1259 2 3457 Minnesota 35 31 - 4 15 1363 3 3434 Kentucky 40 35 - 5 17 1335 4 3191 North Carolina 35 28 - 7 2 1634 5 2921 Wake Forest 31 24 - 7 10 1406 6 2901 Utah 33 29 - 4 65 933 7 2785 Arizona 34 25 - 9 4 1525 8 2679 Duke 33 24 - 9 20 1324 9 2600 UCLA 32 24 - 8 13 1379 10 2566 California 32 23 - 9 16 1342 11 2537 Clemson 33 23 - 10 6 1467 12 2442 Stanford 30 22 - 8 34 1227 13 2403 Michigan 35 24 - 11 8 1463 14 2346 Villanova 34 24 - 10 12 1384 15 2318 Cincinnati 34 26 - 8 82 760 16 2293 Iowa 32 22 - 10 24 1277 17 2290 Louisville 35 26 - 9 58 1007 18 2272 South Carolina 32 24 - 8 62 969 19 2256 Illinois 32 22 - 10 30 1251 20 2237 Saint Joseph's PA 33 26 - 7 67 929 21 2229 Iowa State 31 22 - 9 56 1012 22 2224 Maryland 32 21 - 11 21 1307 23 2184 Tulsa 34 24 - 10 59 1005 24 2146 Indiana 33 22 - 11 14 1369 25 2123 New Mexico 33 25 - 8 80 773 26 2100 Wisconsin 28 18 - 10 11 1393 27 2080 Providence 36 24 - 12 41 1164 28 2079 Georgia 33 24 - 9 72 900 29 2066 Purdue 30 18 - 12 3 1578 30 2018 Boston College 31 22 - 9 60 989 31 1991 Florida State 32 20 - 12 23 1283 32 1989 West Virginia 31 21 - 10 47 1069 33 1979 Colorado 32 22 - 10 49 1065 34 1977 Rhode Island 30 20 - 10 71 902 35 1972 Virginia 31 18 - 13 5 1510 36 1964 Texas Tech 28 19 - 9 44 1096 37 1928 Texas 30 18 - 12 7 1463 38 1922 Illinois State 30 24 - 6 105 447 39 1860 Temple 31 20 - 11 43 1116 40 1759 Oklahoma 30 19 - 11 69 914 41 1757 UNC Charlotte 31 22 - 9 79 789 42 1725 Georgetown University 30 20 - 10 66 932 43 1713 Hawaii 29 21 - 8 97 559 44 1696 Michigan State 29 17 - 12 35 1209 45 1673 Oregon 28 17 - 11 39 1174 46 1645 North Carolina State 32 17 - 15 18 1326 47 1627 Marquette 31 22 - 9 99 501 48 1626 Vanderbilt 31 19 - 12 55 1015 49 1616 Princeton 28 24 - 4 183 -246 50 1613 Massachusetts 33 19 - 14 33 1228 51 1599 Southern California 30 17 - 13 27 1267 52 1581 Mississippi 29 20 - 9 90 642 53 1546 Texas Christian 35 22 - 13 74 867 54 1544 Syracuse 32 19 - 13 57 1008 55 1544 Southwest Missouri State 33 24 - 9 101 481 56 1530 Pacific 30 24 - 6 171 -165 57 1527 UNLV 32 22 - 10 89 647 58 1518 Nebraska 33 18 - 15 26 1273 59 1464 Connecticut 33 18 - 15 38 1191 60 1433 Notre Dame 30 16 - 14 40 1170 61 1418 Washington 28 17 - 11 63 959 62 1406 Pittsburgh 33 18 - 15 31 1248 63 1405 Arkansas 32 18 - 14 54 1019 64 1400 Oklahoma State 32 17 - 15 36 1197 65 1340 Miami (Ohio) 30 21 - 9 137 90 66 1328 Oral Roberts 28 21 - 7 142 31 67 1314 Fresno State 32 20 - 12 83 696 68 1291 Colorado State 29 20 - 9 98 536 69 1256 College of Charleston 32 29 - 3 273 -878 70 1248 Bowling Green State 32 22 - 10 119 312 71 1220 Saint John's NY 27 13 - 14 32 1228 72 1201 Miami (Florida) 29 16 - 13 68 924 73 1181 Missouri 33 16 - 17 28 1261 74 1177 Boston University 30 25 - 5 186 -284 75 1161 George Washington 29 15 - 14 75 849 76 1075 Bradley 30 17 - 13 94 629 77 1009 Nevada Reno 31 21 - 10 124 265 78 1008 Memphis 31 16 - 15 61 986 79 1007 Northern Iowa 27 15 - 12 77 807 80 995 New Mexico State 28 19 - 9 128 176 81 977 Tulane 31 20 - 11 110 415 82 976 Eastern Michigan 32 22 - 10 120 308 83 960 Baylor University 29 17 - 12 87 660 84 959 Butler University 33 23 - 10 144 12 85 925 New Orleans 29 22 - 7 201 -383 86 892 Alabama 31 17 - 14 81 760 87 888 Georgia Tech 27 9 - 18 1 1653 88 885 Utah State 29 20 - 9 130 155 89 859 South Alabama 30 23 - 7 213 -432 90 854 Evansville 31 17 - 14 86 680 91 830 Saint Mary's CA 31 23 - 8 166 -120 92 828 Ohio University 27 17 - 10 121 290 93 800 Valparaiso 31 24 - 7 220 -461 94 783 Old Dominion 33 22 - 11 148 -16 95 765 St. Bonaventure 28 14 - 14 95 628 96 764 Drexel 31 22 - 9 184 -263 97 750 Virginia Tech 31 15 - 16 92 633 98 744 Penn State 27 10 - 17 19 1324 99 732 Ohio State 27 10 - 17 22 1304 100 728 Washington State 30 13 - 17 48 1065 101 712 Southern Methodist 28 16 - 12 109 429 102 711 Auburn 31 16 - 15 91 642 103 690 Wichita State 27 14 - 13 107 444 104 669 Long Island 30 21 - 9 224 -509 105 655 Texas El Paso 26 13 - 13 53 1019 106 625 Alabama Birmingham 32 18 - 14 118 327 107 623 Northern Arizona 28 21 - 7 238 -634 108 608 Iona College 30 22 - 8 232 -567 109 604 Ball State 29 16 - 13 113 376 110 584 Santa Clara 27 16 - 11 136 90 111 570 Creighton 30 15 - 15 102 480 112 555 Rutgers 27 11 - 16 51 1043 113 503 Kansas State 27 10 - 17 45 1079 114 494 Tennessee Chattanooga 35 24 - 11 192 -313 115 482 San Jose State 27 13 - 14 85 692 116 421 Marshall 29 20 - 9 219 -460 117 418 Seton Hall 28 10 - 18 25 1275 118 404 North Carolina Wilmington 29 16 - 13 134 99 119 402 Rice 27 12 - 15 76 845 120 367 East Carolina 27 17 - 10 169 -132 121 350 Southern Illinois 30 13 - 17 96 623 122 310 Texas A&M 27 9 - 18 52 1032 123 301 Tennessee 27 11 - 16 78 806 124 299 San Diego 28 17 - 11 165 -119 125 295 Florida 30 13 - 17 93 633 126 286 LSU 30 10 - 20 42 1147 127 283 Boise State 27 14 - 13 141 38 128 277 Liberty 32 23 - 9 231 -559 129 276 Mississippi State 30 12 - 18 64 959 130 270 Wyoming 28 12 - 16 88 647 131 231 Montana 32 21 - 11 199 -370 132 222 Davidson College 28 18 - 10 168 -130 133 210 Western Michigan 28 14 - 14 126 197 134 206 Virginia Commonwealth 27 14 - 13 133 105 135 192 Canisius College 29 17 - 12 191 -299 136 175 North Carolina Asheville 28 18 - 10 194 -319 137 171 Detroit Mercy 29 16 - 13 152 -44 138 169 San Francisco State 29 16 - 13 159 -76 139 164 San Diego State 27 12 - 15 108 435 140 153 Dartmouth College 26 18 - 8 261 -799 141 149 James Madison 29 16 - 13 145 5 142 130 Oregon State 27 7 - 20 9 1410 143 103 Western Illinois 29 19 - 10 229 -550 144 83 Dayton 27 13 - 14 129 168 145 78 Illinois Chicago 29 15 - 14 161 -84 146 77 Coppin St. 31 22 - 9 281 -942 147 59 Wisconsin Green Bay 28 14 - 14 147 -11 148 30 La Salle University 27 10 - 17 103 460 149 30 Toledo 27 13 - 14 131 119 150 30 Arizona State 30 10 - 20 50 1059 151 29 Southern Mississippi 27 12 - 15 123 271 152 27 Hartford 28 17 - 11 223 -496 153 0 Monmouth NJ 29 18 - 11 245 -671 154 -16 Pennsylvania 26 13 - 13 153 -46 155 -33 Indiana State 28 12 - 16 111 397 156 -35 Harvard 26 17 - 9 264 -820 157 -37 Arkansas Little Rock 28 17 - 11 207 -404 158 -80 Buffalo 28 17 - 11 235 -596 159 -80 Navy 29 20 - 9 267 -848 160 -87 St. Louis 29 11 - 18 100 499 161 -107 Northwestern 29 7 - 22 37 1194 162 -109 Houston 27 11 - 16 106 444 163 -113 FDU Madison 28 18 - 10 237 -610 164 -114 Louisiana Tech 29 15 - 14 187 -287 165 -129 Gonzaga 27 15 - 12 185 -264 166 -172 Weber State College 28 15 - 13 189 -289 167 -179 Duquesne 27 9 - 18 84 694 168 -185 Richmond 28 13 - 15 150 -35 169 -219 Lamar 27 15 - 12 208 -409 170 -261 Charleston Southern 30 17 - 13 222 -472 171 -287 Cal State Long Beach 27 13 - 14 146 -2 172 -308 Arkansas State 27 15 - 12 202 -385 173 -316 Delaware 31 15 - 16 167 -127 174 -350 Troy State 27 16 - 11 247 -693 175 -362 Appalachian State 28 14 - 14 182 -246 176 -371 Cal State Fullerton 27 13 - 14 179 -237 177 -392 Radford 28 15 - 13 212 -427 178 -395 Montana State Bozeman 29 16 - 13 214 -447 179 -406 Idaho 30 13 - 17 114 366 180 -418 Murray State 30 20 - 10 297 -1181 181 -426 Mount St. Mary's 27 14 - 13 234 -568 182 -427 McNeese State 30 18 - 12 266 -840 183 -435 Western Kentucky 27 12 - 15 181 -245 184 -456 Southwest Texas State 29 16 - 13 241 -657 185 -468 Loyola (Baltimore) 27 13 - 14 205 -401 186 -500 William & Mary 28 12 - 16 154 -49 187 -501 Middle Tennessee State 31 19 - 12 265 -834 188 -532 Bucknell University 29 18 - 11 288 -1061 189 -535 Louisiana Monroe 28 14 - 14 217 -457 190 -542 Cal State Northridge 29 14 - 15 188 -289 191 -580 California Poly State 29 13 - 16 162 -85 192 -589 Kent State 27 9 - 18 117 327 193 -602 Cornell 25 14 - 11 248 -708 194 -612 American University 27 11 - 16 143 23 195 -638 Louisiana Lafayette 28 12 - 16 175 -190 196 -640 Hofstra 27 12 - 15 210 -418 197 -640 Mississippi Valley State 29 19 - 10 300 -1271 198 -651 Rider 28 14 - 14 262 -800 199 -656 Akron 26 8 - 18 127 177 200 -658 Northern Illinois 28 12 - 16 174 -190 201 -683 South Florida 27 8 - 19 116 343 202 -700 Loyola (Chicago) 27 12 - 15 225 -523 203 -702 Idaho State 27 14 - 13 251 -722 204 -705 Western Carolina 27 14 - 13 200 -379 205 -748 Vermont 27 14 - 13 250 -719 206 -759 George Mason 27 10 - 17 164 -106 207 -789 Austin Peay 31 17 - 14 280 -934 208 -805 Florida International 29 16 - 13 291 -1112 209 -822 Citadel 27 13 - 14 197 -351 210 -833 Cleveland St. 28 9 - 19 138 74 211 -844 Saint Peter's 28 13 - 15 243 -663 212 -881 Jackson State 30 14 - 16 226 -530 213 -898 North Texas 26 10 - 16 125 231 214 -910 Portland 27 9 - 18 151 -37 215 -937 Maine 31 11 - 20 176 -198 216 -956 Virginia Military 28 12 - 16 195 -320 217 -966 Niagara 28 11 - 17 206 -401 218 -985 Fordham 27 6 - 21 112 393 219 -996 DePaul 26 3 - 23 70 912 220 -1000 Colgate 28 12 - 16 252 -736 221 -1022 Florida Atlantic 27 16 - 11 299 -1230 222 -1029 Southern Utah 26 9 - 17 115 364 223 -1037 Samford 28 19 - 9 306 -1727 224 -1039 Fairfield 30 11 - 19 196 -343 225 -1044 Towson State 28 9 - 19 177 -209 226 -1055 Saint Francis PA 28 13 - 15 278 -914 227 -1093 Northwestern Louisiana 28 13 - 15 269 -851 228 -1100 Coastal Carolina 27 11 - 16 211 -421 229 -1112 NC Greensboro 30 10 - 20 180 -238 230 -1138 Air Force 26 7 - 19 104 453 231 -1146 Tennessee Tech 28 15 - 13 287 -1027 232 -1182 Loyola Marymount 28 7 - 21 135 98 233 -1183 South Carolina State 26 13 - 13 289 -1069 234 -1204 Drake 28 2 - 26 73 882 235 -1205 North Carolina A&T 27 14 - 13 302 -1292 236 -1209 Manhattan 27 9 - 18 204 -395 237 -1297 Winthrop 27 12 - 15 230 -557 238 -1303 Missouri Kansas City 26 10 - 16 170 -162 239 -1338 Alcorn State 27 11 - 16 279 -918 240 -1343 Yale 26 10 - 16 242 -659 241 -1349 Siena College 27 9 - 18 227 -536 242 -1350 Southeast Missouri State 30 12 - 18 239 -641 243 -1356 Texas Arlington 27 12 - 15 257 -771 244 -1357 Furman 27 10 - 17 216 -454 245 -1371 Saint Francis (NY) 27 12 - 15 286 -1010 246 -1391 Stephen F Austin 27 12 - 15 254 -759 247 -1396 Wright St. 27 7 - 20 139 54 248 -1400 Texas Southern 28 12 - 16 256 -766 249 -1410 Portland State 26 9 - 17 173 -188 250 -1443 Nicholls State 26 10 - 16 228 -540 251 -1443 Tennessee Martin 27 11 - 16 263 -814 252 -1451 Brigham Young 26 1 - 25 46 1078 253 -1464 Wagner College 27 10 - 17 258 -772 254 -1490 Central Michigan 26 7 - 19 140 45 255 -1502 New Hampshire 27 7 - 20 178 -236 256 -1506 Eastern Illinois 27 12 - 15 284 -990 257 -1539 Northeastern 27 7 - 20 190 -290 258 -1543 Pepperdine 27 6 - 21 132 118 259 -1547 Youngstown State 27 9 - 18 259 -776 260 -1548 Wisconsin Milwaukee 28 8 - 20 156 -56 261 -1566 Bethune-Cookman College 28 12 - 16 294 -1144 262 -1574 Sam Houston State 26 8 - 18 221 -467 263 -1585 Tennessee State 27 9 - 18 246 -686 264 -1657 Eastern Washington 26 7 - 19 203 -395 265 -1685 Jacksonville FL 28 5 - 23 149 -33 266 -1721 Georgia Southern 28 10 - 18 233 -568 267 -1725 Central Connecticut State 27 8 - 19 244 -668 268 -1753 Prairie View 26 9 - 17 236 -603 269 -1784 Chicago St. 27 4 - 23 155 -54 270 -1791 Texas San Antonio 26 9 - 17 255 -766 271 -1801 Grambling 27 10 - 17 285 -997 272 -1813 Morgan State 27 9 - 18 272 -876 273 -1821 Lafayette College 28 10 - 18 268 -851 274 -1841 Campbell 27 11 - 16 274 -896 275 -1880 MD Eastern Shore 28 11 - 17 292 -1120 276 -1883 Columbia 26 6 - 20 198 -354 277 -1914 Alabama State 29 8 - 21 240 -644 278 -1945 Brown University 26 4 - 22 158 -65 279 -1974 Southern University 27 9 - 18 282 -954 280 -1990 East Tennessee State 28 7 - 21 172 -167 281 -2005 Holy Cross College 27 8 - 19 283 -978 282 -2046 Army 25 10 - 15 290 -1086 283 -2093 Jacksonville State 27 10 - 17 304 -1430 284 -2109 Eastern Kentucky 26 8 - 18 277 -914 285 -2125 Delaware State 26 7 - 19 270 -858 286 -2142 Cal State Sacramento 26 3 - 23 160 -76 287 -2164 Hampton 27 8 - 19 296 -1163 288 -2193 Morehead State 27 8 - 19 271 -861 289 -2213 Florida A&M 27 8 - 19 295 -1158 290 -2230 Stetson 25 9 - 16 298 -1205 291 -2237 Wofford College 27 7 - 20 193 -317 292 -2243 Georgia St. 27 10 - 17 301 -1281 293 -2243 MD Baltimore County 27 5 - 22 209 -416 294 -2262 Robert Morris College 28 4 - 24 218 -457 295 -2277 Howard University 27 7 - 20 276 -909 296 -2283 Marist College 28 6 - 22 253 -736 297 -2370 California Irvine 26 1 - 25 122 275 298 -2396 Southeast Louisiana 27 10 - 17 305 -1461 299 -2403 Arkansas Pine Bluff 10 1 - 9 163 -98 300 -2497 Texas Pan American 28 3 - 25 157 -57 301 -2541 Centenary 28 8 - 20 275 -897 302 -2637 Central Florida 26 7 - 19 293 -1139 303 -3172 Belmont 3 0 - 3 215 -451 304 -3209 Lehigh 27 1 - 26 249 -709 305 -3279 Indiana Purdue 3 0 - 3 260 -781 306 -3689 Mercer 26 3 - 23 303 -1293