College Football 1939
Method 3: Chi Square Linear WL - SD

Based on games played between 1939/9/16 and 1940/1/1
Soren Sorensen - Thu Nov 11 02:14:57 1999

 
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Rank Rating Team #G Record Link to team info 1 2.682 Cornell 8 8- 0-0 Cornell 2 2.584 San Diego Marines 1 1- 0-0 San Diego Marines 3 2.507 Texas A&M 11 11- 0-0 Texas A&M 4 2.450 Tulane 10 8- 1-1 Tulane 5 2.324 Southern California 10 8- 0-2 Southern California 6 2.160 Duke 9 8- 1-0 Duke 7 2.065 Ohio State 8 6- 2-0 Ohio State 8 2.037 Tennessee 11 10- 1-0 Tennessee 9 2.033 St. Mary's (Texas) 1 1- 0-0 St. Mary's (Texas) 10 2.027 Fresno State 2 2- 0-0 Fresno State 11 1.985 Georgia Tech 10 8- 2-0 Georgia Tech 12 1.913 North Carolina 10 8- 1-1 North Carolina 13 1.911 Notre Dame 9 7- 2-0 Notre Dame 14 1.877 Northwest Missouri State 1 1- 0-0 Northwest Missouri State 15 1.852 Princeton 8 7- 1-0 Princeton 16 1.803 Clemson 10 9- 1-0 Clemson 17 1.773 Fordham 8 6- 2-0 Fordham 18 1.771 Missouri 10 8- 2-0 Missouri 19 1.765 Nebraska 9 7- 1-1 Nebraska 20 1.721 Catholic University 5 4- 0-1 Catholic University 21 1.719 Michigan 8 6- 2-0 Michigan 22 1.713 Iowa 8 6- 1-1 Iowa 23 1.701 Duquesne 9 8- 0-1 Duquesne 24 1.670 Oklahoma 9 6- 2-1 Oklahoma 25 1.634 Boston College 11 9- 2-0 Boston College 26 1.591 San Jose State 3 3- 0-0 San Jose State 27 1.571 Santa Clara 9 5- 1-3 Santa Clara 28 1.561 Alabama 9 5- 3-1 Alabama 29 1.553 Mississippi State 10 8- 2-0 Mississippi State 30 1.543 Southern Methodist 10 6- 3-1 Southern Methodist 31 1.502 UCLA 10 6- 0-4 UCLA 32 1.422 Holy Cross College 9 7- 2-0 Holy Cross College 33 1.404 Oregon State 11 9- 1-1 Oregon State 34 1.399 Villanova 8 6- 2-0 Villanova 35 1.344 Baylor University 10 7- 3-0 Baylor University 36 1.341 Kentucky 9 6- 2-1 Kentucky 37 1.303 Butler University 2 1- 0-1 Butler University 38 1.289 Mississippi 9 7- 2-0 Mississippi 39 1.287 Minnesota 8 3- 4-1 Minnesota 40 1.284 Georgetown University 8 7- 0-1 Georgetown University 41 1.265 Penn State 8 5- 1-2 Penn State 42 1.265 Auburn 11 5- 5-1 Auburn 43 1.228 Wake Forest 10 7- 3-0 Wake Forest 44 1.214 Purdue 8 3- 3-2 Purdue 45 1.205 Pittsburgh 9 5- 4-0 Pittsburgh 46 1.191 Detroit Mercy 9 5- 3-1 Detroit Mercy 47 1.180 Northwestern 8 3- 4-1 Northwestern 48 1.139 Northwestern Louisiana 1 1- 0-0 Northwestern Louisiana 49 1.139 Sam Houston State 1 1- 0-0 Sam Houston State 50 1.079 Texas 9 5- 4-0 Texas 51 1.017 Arizona State 11 8- 2-1 Arizona State 52 1.015 Pennsylvania 8 4- 4-0 Pennsylvania 53 0.997 San Francisco State 10 4- 3-3 San Francisco State 54 0.990 Columbia 8 2- 4-2 Columbia 55 0.980 Marshall 2 1- 1-0 Marshall 56 0.950 Indiana 8 2- 4-2 Indiana 57 0.897 Dartmouth College 9 5- 3-1 Dartmouth College 58 0.876 Illinois 8 3- 4-1 Illinois 59 0.871 New York University 9 5- 4-0 New York University 60 0.862 LSU 9 4- 5-0 LSU 61 0.859 Hardin-Simmons 9 7- 1-1 Hardin-Simmons 62 0.846 Syracuse 8 3- 3-2 Syracuse 63 0.825 Oregon 8 3- 4-1 Oregon 64 0.812 Arkansas 10 4- 5-1 Arkansas 65 0.806 Washington MO 10 6- 3-1 Washington MO 66 0.804 Virginia Military 10 6- 3-1 Virginia Military 67 0.724 Navy 9 3- 5-1 Navy 68 0.695 Michigan State 9 4- 4-1 Michigan State 69 0.684 Tennessee Chattanooga 2 1- 1-0 Tennessee Chattanooga 70 0.684 Washington 9 4- 5-0 Washington 71 0.652 Gonzaga 8 6- 2-0 Gonzaga 72 0.643 Yale 8 3- 4-1 Yale 73 0.634 Dayton 1 0- 0-1 Dayton 74 0.634 Saint Mary's CA 8 3- 4-1 Saint Mary's CA 75 0.627 Manhattan 8 4- 4-0 Manhattan 76 0.627 Richmond 10 7- 1-2 Richmond 77 0.602 Georgia 11 5- 6-0 Georgia 78 0.593 Utah 9 6- 1-2 Utah 79 0.588 Marquette 8 4- 4-0 Marquette 80 0.565 Florida 11 5- 5-1 Florida 81 0.562 George Washington 8 5- 3-0 George Washington 82 0.515 Kansas State 9 4- 5-0 Kansas State 83 0.487 Colgate 8 2- 5-1 Colgate 84 0.472 Texas Christian 10 3- 7-0 Texas Christian 85 0.471 Oklahoma State 10 5- 4-1 Oklahoma State 86 0.471 Washington State 9 4- 5-0 Washington State 87 0.433 Virginia 9 5- 4-0 Virginia 88 0.333 Texas El Paso 9 5- 4-0 Texas El Paso 89 0.328 New Mexico 10 8- 2-0 New Mexico 90 0.324 Carnegie Mellon 8 3- 5-0 Carnegie Mellon 91 0.322 Brown University 9 5- 3-1 Brown University 92 0.303 Miami (Florida) 10 5- 5-0 Miami (Florida) 93 0.291 Beloit College 1 1- 0-0 Beloit College 94 0.281 Colorado School of Mines 1 1- 0-0 Colorado School of Mines 95 0.268 Harvard 8 4- 4-0 Harvard 96 0.266 Furman 9 5- 4-0 Furman 97 0.259 Vanderbilt 10 2- 7-1 Vanderbilt 98 0.241 Wisconsin 8 1- 6-1 Wisconsin 99 0.238 Williams College 1 0- 1-0 Williams College 100 0.234 Arizona 10 6- 4-0 Arizona 101 0.215 Army 9 3- 4-2 Army 102 0.199 North Carolina State 10 2- 8-0 North Carolina State 103 0.187 Virginia Tech 10 4- 5-1 Virginia Tech 104 0.176 Temple 9 2- 7-0 Temple 105 0.172 William & Mary 9 6- 2-1 William & Mary 106 0.165 Tulsa 10 4- 5-1 Tulsa 107 0.163 Rutgers 3 1- 1-1 Rutgers 108 0.131 California 10 3- 7-0 California 109 0.122 Colorado 8 5- 3-0 Colorado 110 0.104 Rice 11 1- 9-1 Rice 111 0.098 Stanford 9 1- 7-1 Stanford 112 0.075 South Carolina 10 3- 6-1 South Carolina 113 0.063 Washington & Lee 8 3- 4-1 Washington & Lee 114 0.057 Waynesburg College 2 0- 2-0 Waynesburg College 115 0.054 Pacific 3 1- 1-1 Pacific 116 0.040 Whittier College 3 2- 1-0 Whittier College 117 0.027 North Texas 1 0- 1-0 North Texas 118 0.021 Texas Tech 11 5- 5-1 Texas Tech 119 0.000 Santa Barbara 1 0- 0-1 Santa Barbara 120 0.000 Bradley 2 0- 0-2 Bradley 121 -0.031 Sewanee 8 3- 5-0 Sewanee 122 -0.057 Portland State 4 1- 3-0 Portland State 123 -0.061 Gettysburg College 2 1- 1-0 Gettysburg College 124 -0.070 Denver 9 5- 3-1 Denver 125 -0.084 Mercer 3 0- 3-0 Mercer 126 -0.093 St. Louis 10 5- 3-2 St. Louis 127 -0.123 Drake 10 5- 5-0 Drake 128 -0.127 Saint Anselm 1 0- 1-0 Saint Anselm 129 -0.132 Kansas 8 2- 6-0 Kansas 130 -0.233 Southwestern (Tennessee) 9 3- 5-1 Southwestern (Tennessee) 131 -0.241 Central Michigan 1 0- 1-0 Central Michigan 132 -0.251 Loyola (Los Angeles) 9 2- 6-1 Loyola (Los Angeles) 133 -0.270 Western Michigan 1 0- 1-0 Western Michigan 134 -0.288 Lebanon Valley College 1 0- 1-0 Lebanon Valley College 135 -0.293 Saint Xavier 1 0- 1-0 Saint Xavier 136 -0.303 Montana 9 3- 6-0 Montana 137 -0.312 Creighton 9 4- 5-0 Creighton 138 -0.324 Southern Mississippi 1 0- 1-0 Southern Mississippi 139 -0.333 Illinois Wesleyan 2 0- 2-0 Illinois Wesleyan 140 -0.337 Millsaps College 1 0- 1-0 Millsaps College 141 -0.349 Centenary 12 2- 9-1 Centenary 142 -0.353 Bucknell University 8 3- 5-0 Bucknell University 143 -0.356 Hawaii All-Stars 1 0- 1-0 Hawaii All-Stars 144 -0.359 Iowa State 9 2- 7-0 Iowa State 145 -0.386 Davidson College 9 2- 7-0 Davidson College 146 -0.421 Maryland 9 2- 7-0 Maryland 147 -0.427 Tennessee Tech 2 0- 1-1 Tennessee Tech 148 -0.444 West Texas A&M 2 0- 2-0 West Texas A&M 149 -0.450 Lafayette College 3 0- 3-0 Lafayette College 150 -0.480 West Virginia 9 2- 6-1 West Virginia 151 -0.481 Samford 4 0- 4-0 Samford 152 -0.488 Brigham Young 9 5- 2-2 Brigham Young 153 -0.493 Southwestern (Texas) 1 0- 1-0 Southwestern (Texas) 154 -0.505 Providence 1 0- 1-0 Providence 155 -0.548 Boston University 2 0- 2-0 Boston University 156 -0.557 Clarkson 1 0- 1-0 Clarkson 157 -0.583 St. Bonaventure 1 0- 1-0 St. Bonaventure 158 -0.595 San Diego State 1 0- 1-0 San Diego State 159 -0.602 Howard Payne 1 0- 1-0 Howard Payne 160 -0.609 Elon College 1 0- 1-0 Elon College 161 -0.629 Oglethorpe 1 0- 1-0 Oglethorpe 162 -0.639 Lehigh 1 0- 1-0 Lehigh 163 -0.665 Hawaii 2 0- 2-0 Hawaii 164 -0.671 Citadel 11 3- 8-0 Citadel 165 -0.741 New Mexico State 9 3- 6-0 New Mexico State 166 -0.766 Roanoke 2 0- 2-0 Roanoke 167 -0.778 South Dakota 2 0- 2-0 South Dakota 168 -0.800 Idaho 8 2- 6-0 Idaho 169 -0.820 Wayne State MI 1 0- 1-0 Wayne State MI 170 -0.830 California Poly State 1 0- 1-0 California Poly State 171 -0.888 Amherst College 1 0- 1-0 Amherst College 172 -0.891 Presbyterian College 2 0- 2-0 Presbyterian College 173 -0.894 Colorado State 9 2- 7-0 Colorado State 174 -0.917 East Central Oklahoma 1 0- 1-0 East Central Oklahoma 175 -0.919 University of Chicago 8 2- 6-0 University of Chicago 176 -0.921 Wichita State 5 1- 3-1 Wichita State 177 -0.930 St. Edward's 1 0- 1-0 St. Edward's 178 -0.952 Washburn University 10 6- 4-0 Washburn University 179 -0.974 Rollins 1 0- 1-0 Rollins 180 -0.997 Utah State 8 3- 4-1 Utah State 181 -1.028 Davis & Elkins 1 0- 1-0 Davis & Elkins 182 -1.039 Pennsylvania Military 1 0- 1-0 Pennsylvania Military 183 -1.046 Hampden-Sydney College 9 4- 5-0 Hampden-Sydney College 184 -1.047 Tampa 2 0- 2-0 Tampa 185 -1.069 Stetson 1 0- 1-0 Stetson 186 -1.092 Muhlenberg College 2 0- 2-0 Muhlenberg College 187 -1.093 Eastern Washington 1 0- 1-0 Eastern Washington 188 -1.119 Saint Lawrence 2 0- 2-0 Saint Lawrence 189 -1.232 Centre College 2 0- 2-0 Centre College 190 -1.311 Case Western Reserve 1 0- 1-0 Case Western Reserve 191 -1.345 Bates College 1 0- 1-0 Bates College 192 -1.358 Memphis 2 0- 2-0 Memphis 193 -1.400 Pomona-Pitzer 1 0- 1-0 Pomona-Pitzer 194 -1.435 California Davis 1 0- 1-0 California Davis 195 -1.450 Newport News - Apprentice 2 0- 2-0 Newport News - Apprentice 196 -1.462 Redlands 1 0- 1-0 Redlands 197 -1.481 Northwest Oklahoma 1 0- 1-0 Northwest Oklahoma 198 -1.485 Loyola (New Orleans) 4 0- 4-0 Loyola (New Orleans) 199 -1.515 Rhode Island 1 0- 1-0 Rhode Island 200 -1.524 Wittenberg 1 0- 1-0 Wittenberg 201 -1.576 Connecticut 1 0- 1-0 Connecticut 202 -1.581 Western Maryland College 3 0- 3-0 Western Maryland College 203 -1.610 Tufts University 1 0- 1-0 Tufts University 204 -1.611 Ursinus College 1 0- 1-0 Ursinus College 205 -1.611 Randolph Macon College 4 0- 4-0 Randolph Macon College 206 -1.612 Northern Arizona 8 1- 6-1 Northern Arizona 207 -1.659 New Hampshire 1 0- 1-0 New Hampshire 208 -1.668 Wyoming 8 0- 7-1 Wyoming 209 -1.678 Montana State Bozeman 2 0- 2-0 Montana State Bozeman 210 -1.682 Louisiana Tech 2 0- 2-0 Louisiana Tech 211 -1.725 Cincinnati 1 0- 1-0 Cincinnati 212 -1.768 Texas Wesleyan 1 0- 1-0 Texas Wesleyan 213 -1.843 Albright 1 0- 1-0 Albright 214 -1.876 Fort Hays State 2 0- 2-0 Fort Hays State 215 -1.892 Western State College 1 0- 1-0 Western State College 216 -1.949 Coe College 1 0- 1-0 Coe College 217 -1.967 Grinnell College 2 0- 2-0 Grinnell College 218 -2.052 Arkansas State 1 0- 1-0 Arkansas State 219 -2.064 Erskine 3 0- 3-0 Erskine 220 -2.163 St. Benedict 1 0- 1-0 St. Benedict 221 -2.226 Nevada Reno 2 0- 2-0 Nevada Reno 222 -2.227 Guilford College 2 0- 2-0 Guilford College 223 -2.262 Wabash College 1 0- 1-0 Wabash College 224 -2.356 Emporia State 1 0- 1-0 Emporia State 225 -2.386 Wofford College 2 0- 2-0 Wofford College 226 -2.397 West Virginia Wesleyan 1 0- 1-0 West Virginia Wesleyan 227 -2.469 Colorado College 1 0- 1-0 Colorado College 228 -2.632 Oberlin College 1 0- 1-0 Oberlin College 229 -2.659 Delaware 1 0- 1-0 Delaware 230 -2.698 Baker 1 0- 1-0 Baker