College Football 1940
Method 3: Chi Square Linear WL - SD

Based on games played between 1940/9/14 and 1941/1/1
Soren Sorensen - Thu Nov 11 02:18:36 1999

 
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Rank Rating Team #G Record Link to team info 1 3.149 Minnesota 8 8- 0-0 Minnesota 2 2.878 Michigan 8 7- 1-0 Michigan 3 2.859 Stanford 10 10- 0-0 Stanford 4 2.718 Texas A&M 10 9- 1-0 Texas A&M 5 2.483 Northwestern 8 6- 2-0 Northwestern 6 2.402 Washington 9 7- 2-0 Washington 7 2.382 Southern Methodist 10 8- 1-1 Southern Methodist 8 2.376 Mississippi State 11 10- 0-1 Mississippi State 9 2.364 Tennessee 11 10- 1-0 Tennessee 10 2.296 Texas 10 8- 2-0 Texas 11 2.264 Boston College 11 11- 0-0 Boston College 12 2.253 Santa Clara 8 6- 1-1 Santa Clara 13 2.058 Rice 10 7- 3-0 Rice 14 2.006 Nebraska 10 8- 2-0 Nebraska 15 1.982 Fordham 9 7- 2-0 Fordham 16 1.963 Cornell 8 6- 2-0 Cornell 17 1.931 Pennsylvania 8 6- 1-1 Pennsylvania 18 1.930 Duke 9 7- 2-0 Duke 19 1.863 Western Reserve 1 1- 0-0 Western Reserve 20 1.828 Ohio University 1 1- 0-0 Ohio University 21 1.733 Ohio State 8 4- 4-0 Ohio State 22 1.685 Mississippi 11 9- 2-0 Mississippi 23 1.661 Pacific Lutheran 1 1- 0-0 Pacific Lutheran 24 1.657 Alabama 9 7- 2-0 Alabama 25 1.610 Georgetown University 10 8- 2-0 Georgetown University 26 1.585 LSU 10 6- 4-0 LSU 27 1.551 Oregon State 9 5- 3-1 Oregon State 28 1.503 Hardin-Simmons 9 9- 0-0 Hardin-Simmons 29 1.473 Oregon 9 4- 4-1 Oregon 30 1.472 Auburn 11 6- 4-1 Auburn 31 1.468 Notre Dame 9 7- 2-0 Notre Dame 32 1.433 Tulane 10 5- 5-0 Tulane 33 1.423 Columbia 9 5- 2-2 Columbia 34 1.402 Duquesne 8 7- 1-0 Duquesne 35 1.342 California 10 4- 6-0 California 36 1.339 Pittsburgh 8 3- 4-1 Pittsburgh 37 1.336 Fresno State 1 1- 0-0 Fresno State 38 1.324 Southern California 9 3- 4-2 Southern California 39 1.293 San Jose State 3 3- 0-0 San Jose State 40 1.284 Saint Mary's CA 8 5- 3-0 Saint Mary's CA 41 1.280 Oklahoma 9 6- 3-0 Oklahoma 42 1.271 Wisconsin 8 4- 4-0 Wisconsin 43 1.233 Lafayette College 2 2- 0-0 Lafayette College 44 1.222 Baylor University 10 4- 6-0 Baylor University 45 1.215 Navy 9 6- 2-1 Navy 46 1.196 Clemson 9 6- 2-1 Clemson 47 1.186 Arkansas 10 4- 6-0 Arkansas 48 1.181 Penn State 8 6- 1-1 Penn State 49 1.161 Iowa 8 4- 4-0 Iowa 50 1.160 Wake Forest 10 7- 3-0 Wake Forest 51 1.158 Washington State 10 4- 4-2 Washington State 52 1.156 Indiana 8 3- 5-0 Indiana 53 1.142 Tulsa 10 7- 3-0 Tulsa 54 1.094 Detroit Mercy 9 7- 2-0 Detroit Mercy 55 1.080 Colgate 8 5- 3-0 Colgate 56 1.050 Texas Christian 10 3- 7-0 Texas Christian 57 1.041 North Carolina 10 6- 4-0 North Carolina 58 1.035 Missouri 9 6- 3-0 Missouri 59 1.027 Utah 9 7- 2-0 Utah 60 1.013 Texas Tech 11 9- 1-1 Texas Tech 61 0.982 Harvard 8 3- 2-3 Harvard 62 0.969 Texas A&M Kingsville 2 0- 2-0 Texas A&M Kingsville 63 0.894 Syracuse 8 3- 4-1 Syracuse 64 0.867 UCLA 10 1- 9-0 UCLA 65 0.858 San Diego Marines 2 1- 1-0 San Diego Marines 66 0.808 Princeton 8 5- 2-1 Princeton 67 0.787 Louisiana Tech 3 2- 1-0 Louisiana Tech 68 0.784 Temple 9 4- 4-1 Temple 69 0.763 Louisiana Lafayette 1 0- 1-0 Louisiana Lafayette 70 0.755 Georgia 10 5- 4-1 Georgia 71 0.724 Kentucky 10 5- 3-2 Kentucky 72 0.711 Michigan State 8 3- 4-1 Michigan State 73 0.674 Arizona 9 7- 2-0 Arizona 74 0.650 Virginia Military 10 7- 2-1 Virginia Military 75 0.636 Denver 9 6- 2-1 Denver 76 0.636 Florida 10 5- 5-0 Florida 77 0.628 Colorado 9 5- 3-1 Colorado 78 0.618 Purdue 8 2- 6-0 Purdue 79 0.600 Dartmouth College 9 5- 4-0 Dartmouth College 80 0.554 Gonzaga 10 5- 4-1 Gonzaga 81 0.549 Millsaps College 1 0- 1-0 Millsaps College 82 0.534 Georgia Tech 10 3- 7-0 Georgia Tech 83 0.527 Marshall 2 1- 1-0 Marshall 84 0.522 Villanova 9 4- 5-0 Villanova 85 0.517 Furman 9 5- 4-0 Furman 86 0.515 Holy Cross College 10 4- 5-1 Holy Cross College 87 0.475 San Francisco State 8 1- 6-1 San Francisco State 88 0.458 Tennessee Chattanooga 2 1- 1-0 Tennessee Chattanooga 89 0.447 North Texas 2 0- 2-0 North Texas 90 0.443 William & Mary 9 6- 2-1 William & Mary 91 0.430 Arizona State 11 7- 2-2 Arizona State 92 0.421 George Washington 9 5- 3-1 George Washington 93 0.391 North Carolina State 9 3- 6-0 North Carolina State 94 0.389 Illinois 8 1- 7-0 Illinois 95 0.383 Oklahoma State 10 6- 3-1 Oklahoma State 96 0.382 Northwestern Louisiana 2 1- 1-0 Northwestern Louisiana 97 0.315 Brown University 10 6- 3-1 Brown University 98 0.302 Saint Anselm 1 0- 1-0 Saint Anselm 99 0.282 Cincinnati 3 1- 1-1 Cincinnati 100 0.249 Southwestern (Tennessee) 5 0- 4-1 Southwestern (Tennessee) 101 0.244 Vanderbilt 10 3- 6-1 Vanderbilt 102 0.142 Mercer 3 0- 3-0 Mercer 103 0.139 Creighton 10 6- 2-2 Creighton 104 0.127 West Virginia 9 4- 4-1 West Virginia 105 0.107 Marquette 9 2- 6-1 Marquette 106 0.106 Virginia 9 4- 5-0 Virginia 107 0.098 Manhattan 9 3- 6-0 Manhattan 108 0.091 Franklin & Marshall 4 2- 2-0 Franklin & Marshall 109 0.079 Virginia Tech 10 5- 5-0 Virginia Tech 110 0.072 Presbyterian College 2 1- 1-0 Presbyterian College 111 0.071 Richmond 9 6- 3-0 Richmond 112 0.028 Montana 9 4- 4-1 Montana 113 -0.001 Catholic University 4 1- 3-0 Catholic University 114 -0.004 South Carolina 9 3- 6-0 South Carolina 115 -0.006 Texas El Paso 9 4- 4-1 Texas El Paso 116 -0.015 Iowa State 9 4- 5-0 Iowa State 117 -0.016 Centenary 10 3- 7-0 Centenary 118 -0.031 Northwest Missouri State 1 1- 0-0 Northwest Missouri State 119 -0.044 Howard Payne 2 1- 1-0 Howard Payne 120 -0.066 Maine 1 0- 1-0 Maine 121 -0.072 Chadron State College 1 1- 0-0 Chadron State College 122 -0.072 Spring Hill 1 0- 1-0 Spring Hill 123 -0.083 Carnegie Mellon 8 3- 5-0 Carnegie Mellon 124 -0.084 Army 9 1- 7-1 Army 125 -0.090 Waynesburg College 2 0- 2-0 Waynesburg College 126 -0.100 Davidson College 10 5- 5-0 Davidson College 127 -0.111 New York University 9 2- 7-0 New York University 128 -0.117 Memphis 1 0- 1-0 Memphis 129 -0.162 Yale 8 1- 7-0 Yale 130 -0.222 Samford 4 0- 4-0 Samford 131 -0.227 Bucknell University 3 0- 2-1 Bucknell University 132 -0.252 Brigham Young 8 2- 4-2 Brigham Young 133 -0.264 New Mexico 9 5- 4-0 New Mexico 134 -0.299 Idaho 9 1- 7-1 Idaho 135 -0.299 Loyola (Los Angeles) 10 3- 7-0 Loyola (Los Angeles) 136 -0.315 West Texas A&M 3 1- 2-0 West Texas A&M 137 -0.323 Daniel Baker 1 0- 1-0 Daniel Baker 138 -0.350 St. Louis 10 3- 6-1 St. Louis 139 -0.416 Kansas State 9 2- 7-0 Kansas State 140 -0.419 Colorado State 9 3- 4-2 Colorado State 141 -0.423 Utah State 8 2- 5-1 Utah State 142 -0.427 Boston University 2 0- 2-0 Boston University 143 -0.451 Amherst College 1 0- 1-0 Amherst College 144 -0.462 Portland State 4 0- 3-1 Portland State 145 -0.469 Hawaii 1 0- 1-0 Hawaii 146 -0.469 Kansas 9 2- 7-0 Kansas 147 -0.481 Willamette Oregon 1 0- 1-0 Willamette Oregon 148 -0.572 Rollins 2 1- 1-0 Rollins 149 -0.689 East Central Oklahoma 1 0- 1-0 East Central Oklahoma 150 -0.709 Saint Xavier 1 0- 1-0 Saint Xavier 151 -0.722 Mississippi College 1 0- 1-0 Mississippi College 152 -0.734 Bradley 2 1- 1-0 Bradley 153 -0.753 Wayne State MI 1 0- 1-0 Wayne State MI 154 -0.779 Citadel 9 4- 5-0 Citadel 155 -0.782 Newberry College 1 0- 1-0 Newberry College 156 -0.784 Roanoke 2 0- 2-0 Roanoke 157 -0.791 Rhode Island 1 0- 1-0 Rhode Island 158 -0.807 Centre College 3 0- 3-0 Centre College 159 -0.832 William Jewell 1 0- 1-0 William Jewell 160 -0.837 Akron 1 0- 1-0 Akron 161 -0.837 Eastern Michigan 1 0- 1-0 Eastern Michigan 162 -0.847 California Davis 1 0- 1-0 California Davis 163 -0.863 Lehigh 3 1- 2-0 Lehigh 164 -0.882 Nevada Reno 2 0- 1-1 Nevada Reno 165 -0.893 Miami (Florida) 10 3- 7-0 Miami (Florida) 166 -0.901 Washington & Lee 10 2- 7-1 Washington & Lee 167 -0.904 Appalachian State 1 0- 1-0 Appalachian State 168 -0.906 Maryland 9 2- 6-1 Maryland 169 -0.910 Drake 9 4- 5-0 Drake 170 -0.932 Clarkson 1 0- 1-0 Clarkson 171 -0.947 Wichita State 5 2- 3-0 Wichita State 172 -0.956 Sewanee 8 3- 5-0 Sewanee 173 -0.982 Mount St. Mary's 1 0- 1-0 Mount St. Mary's 174 -1.050 Pacific 2 0- 2-0 Pacific 175 -1.067 Washington MO 9 3- 6-0 Washington MO 176 -1.119 Williams College 1 0- 1-0 Williams College 177 -1.179 Wyoming 9 1- 7-1 Wyoming 178 -1.181 Muhlenberg College 1 0- 1-0 Muhlenberg College 179 -1.227 Baldwin-Wallace College 1 0- 1-0 Baldwin-Wallace College 180 -1.246 Providence 1 0- 1-0 Providence 181 -1.248 Saint Lawrence 1 0- 1-0 Saint Lawrence 182 -1.266 Wofford College 2 0- 2-0 Wofford College 183 -1.268 South Dakota 2 0- 2-0 South Dakota 184 -1.281 Eastern Washington 1 0- 1-0 Eastern Washington 185 -1.298 Tufts University 1 0- 1-0 Tufts University 186 -1.304 North Dakota 2 0- 2-0 North Dakota 187 -1.322 New Mexico State 9 3- 6-0 New Mexico State 188 -1.405 Hampden-Sydney College 9 4- 5-0 Hampden-Sydney College 189 -1.451 Rutgers 2 0- 2-0 Rutgers 190 -1.468 Northern Colorado 1 0- 1-0 Northern Colorado 191 -1.545 Case Western Reserve 1 0- 1-0 Case Western Reserve 192 -1.576 Catawba College 1 0- 1-0 Catawba College 193 -1.583 Wesleyan University 1 0- 1-0 Wesleyan University 194 -1.605 Pennsylvania Military 2 0- 2-0 Pennsylvania Military 195 -1.634 Newport News - Apprentice 2 0- 2-0 Newport News - Apprentice 196 -1.649 Northern Arizona 8 2- 6-0 Northern Arizona 197 -1.687 West Virginia Wesleyan 1 0- 1-0 West Virginia Wesleyan 198 -1.718 Geneva 1 0- 1-0 Geneva 199 -1.719 Emporia State 3 1- 2-0 Emporia State 200 -1.762 Luther College 1 0- 1-0 Luther College 201 -1.772 Butler University 2 0- 2-0 Butler University 202 -1.805 Westminster PA 1 0- 1-0 Westminster PA 203 -1.814 Washburn University 10 4- 6-0 Washburn University 204 -1.824 St. Bonaventure 1 0- 1-0 St. Bonaventure 205 -1.866 Whittier College 1 0- 1-0 Whittier College 206 -1.873 Oglethorpe 2 0- 2-0 Oglethorpe 207 -1.873 Tampa 2 0- 2-0 Tampa 208 -1.954 Colorado School of Mines 2 0- 2-0 Colorado School of Mines 209 -1.988 Tennessee Tech 2 0- 2-0 Tennessee Tech 210 -2.050 Montana State Bozeman 2 0- 2-0 Montana State Bozeman 211 -2.061 Erskine 2 0- 2-0 Erskine 212 -2.117 Western Maryland College 1 0- 1-0 Western Maryland College 213 -2.136 Randolph Macon College 3 0- 3-0 Randolph Macon College 214 -2.228 Redlands 2 0- 2-0 Redlands 215 -2.484 Stetson 1 0- 1-0 Stetson 216 -2.588 Elon College 1 0- 1-0 Elon College 217 -2.603 Grinnell College 2 0- 2-0 Grinnell College 218 -2.649 Delaware 1 0- 1-0 Delaware 219 -2.695 Western New Mexico 3 0- 3-0 Western New Mexico 220 -2.897 Cumberland TN 1 0- 1-0 Cumberland TN 221 -2.956 Rockhurst 1 0- 1-0 Rockhurst 222 -3.239 California Tech 1 0- 1-0 California Tech 223 -3.242 Guilford College 1 0- 1-0 Guilford College 224 -3.427 St. Benedict 1 0- 1-0 St. Benedict