College Football 1976
Method 3: Chi Square Linear WL - SD

Based on games played between 1976/9/4 and 1977/1/2
Soren Sorensen - Thu Nov 11 03:41:44 1999

 
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Rank Rating Team #G Record Link to team info 1 2.320 Pittsburgh 12 12- 0-0 Pittsburgh 2 2.177 Southern California 12 11- 1-0 Southern California 3 2.160 Michigan 12 10- 2-0 Michigan 4 2.112 Georgia 12 10- 2-0 Georgia 5 2.022 Ohio State 12 9- 2-1 Ohio State 6 2.022 Texas A&M 12 10- 2-0 Texas A&M 7 2.003 Houston 12 10- 2-0 Houston 8 1.975 Maryland 12 11- 1-0 Maryland 9 1.911 Oklahoma 12 9- 2-1 Oklahoma 10 1.895 Texas Tech 12 10- 2-0 Texas Tech 11 1.783 Nebraska 13 9- 3-1 Nebraska 12 1.755 Alabama 12 9- 3-0 Alabama 13 1.729 Notre Dame 12 9- 3-0 Notre Dame 14 1.717 Oklahoma State 12 9- 3-0 Oklahoma State 15 1.708 Colorado 12 8- 4-0 Colorado 16 1.612 Missouri 11 6- 5-0 Missouri 17 1.598 Middle Tennessee State 1 1- 0-0 Middle Tennessee State 18 1.594 Florida 12 8- 4-0 Florida 19 1.592 Kentucky 12 8- 4-0 Kentucky 20 1.583 UCLA 12 9- 2-1 UCLA 21 1.519 Mississippi State 11 9- 2-0 Mississippi State 22 1.512 Iowa State 11 8- 3-0 Iowa State 23 1.460 Western Kentucky 1 1- 0-0 Western Kentucky 24 1.378 Baylor University 11 7- 3-1 Baylor University 25 1.303 East Carolina 11 9- 2-0 East Carolina 26 1.233 Kansas 11 6- 5-0 Kansas 27 1.211 North Carolina 12 9- 3-0 North Carolina 28 1.197 Penn State 12 7- 5-0 Penn State 29 1.143 Northern Michigan 2 2- 0-0 Northern Michigan 30 1.097 LSU 11 6- 4-1 LSU 31 1.052 South Carolina 11 6- 5-0 South Carolina 32 1.047 Cincinnati 11 8- 3-0 Cincinnati 33 1.025 Texas 11 5- 5-1 Texas 34 1.016 Tennessee 11 6- 5-0 Tennessee 35 0.978 Illinois 11 5- 6-0 Illinois 36 0.963 Rutgers 11 11- 0-0 Rutgers 37 0.912 Duke 11 5- 5-1 Duke 38 0.872 Arkansas 11 5- 5-1 Arkansas 39 0.857 Morehead State 1 1- 0-0 Morehead State 40 0.838 Minnesota 11 6- 5-0 Minnesota 41 0.831 William & Mary 11 7- 4-0 William & Mary 42 0.823 Boston College 11 8- 3-0 Boston College 43 0.787 Stanford 11 6- 5-0 Stanford 44 0.758 Memphis 11 7- 4-0 Memphis 45 0.742 Purdue 11 5- 6-0 Purdue 46 0.719 Miami (Florida) 11 3- 8-0 Miami (Florida) 47 0.707 Virginia Tech 11 6- 5-0 Virginia Tech 48 0.700 California 11 5- 6-0 California 49 0.674 Brigham Young 12 9- 3-0 Brigham Young 50 0.671 Wake Forest 11 5- 6-0 Wake Forest 51 0.665 Wisconsin 11 5- 6-0 Wisconsin 52 0.647 Michigan State 11 4- 6-1 Michigan State 53 0.645 Washington 11 5- 6-0 Washington 54 0.642 Yale 9 8- 1-0 Yale 55 0.635 West Virginia 11 5- 6-0 West Virginia 56 0.630 Mississippi 11 5- 6-0 Mississippi 57 0.605 Richmond 11 5- 6-0 Richmond 58 0.596 Iowa 11 5- 6-0 Iowa 59 0.593 Tulsa 12 7- 4-1 Tulsa 60 0.591 Indiana 11 5- 6-0 Indiana 61 0.589 Georgia Tech 11 4- 6-1 Georgia Tech 62 0.575 Western Illinois 1 1- 0-0 Western Illinois 63 0.561 Clemson 11 3- 6-2 Clemson 64 0.560 California Poly State 1 1- 0-0 California Poly State 65 0.537 Eastern Kentucky 1 1- 0-0 Eastern Kentucky 66 0.506 Brown University 9 8- 1-0 Brown University 67 0.495 Louisiana Lafayette 11 9- 2-0 Louisiana Lafayette 68 0.489 Florida State 11 5- 6-0 Florida State 69 0.469 San Diego State 11 10- 1-0 San Diego State 70 0.452 Auburn 11 3- 8-0 Auburn 71 0.438 North Carolina State 11 3- 7-1 North Carolina State 72 0.403 Furman 11 6- 4-1 Furman 73 0.375 McNeese State 12 10- 2-0 McNeese State 74 0.372 Texas A&M Kingsville 1 1- 0-0 Texas A&M Kingsville 75 0.358 Appalachian State 11 6- 4-1 Appalachian State 76 0.353 Tennessee State 1 0- 0-1 Tennessee State 77 0.353 Tennessee Chattanooga 11 6- 4-1 Tennessee Chattanooga 78 0.339 Citadel 11 6- 5-0 Citadel 79 0.338 Navy 11 4- 7-0 Navy 80 0.318 Southern Methodist 11 3- 8-0 Southern Methodist 81 0.278 North Texas 11 6- 5-0 North Texas 82 0.245 Delaware 5 2- 2-1 Delaware 83 0.212 Dartmouth College 9 6- 3-0 Dartmouth College 84 0.208 Virginia Military 10 5- 5-0 Virginia Military 85 0.199 Villanova 11 6- 4-1 Villanova 86 0.196 Kent State 12 8- 4-0 Kent State 87 0.159 Wyoming 12 8- 4-0 Wyoming 88 0.156 Ball State 11 8- 3-0 Ball State 89 0.128 Ohio University 11 7- 4-0 Ohio University 90 0.119 Rice 11 3- 8-0 Rice 91 0.118 Western Michigan 11 7- 4-0 Western Michigan 92 0.106 Kansas State 11 1-10-0 Kansas State 93 0.054 Harvard 9 6- 3-0 Harvard 94 0.023 Army 11 5- 6-0 Army 95 0.014 Arizona 11 5- 6-0 Arizona 96 0.007 Bowling Green State 11 6- 5-0 Bowling Green State 97 0.002 Vanderbilt 11 2- 9-0 Vanderbilt 98 -0.009 Oregon 11 4- 7-0 Oregon 99 -0.012 Washington State 11 3- 8-0 Washington State 100 -0.013 San Jose State 11 7- 4-0 San Jose State 101 -0.038 Southeastern Louisiana 2 2- 0-0 Southeastern Louisiana 102 -0.057 Akron 6 4- 2-0 Akron 103 -0.063 Louisiana Tech 11 6- 5-0 Louisiana Tech 104 -0.106 Syracuse 11 3- 8-0 Syracuse 105 -0.114 Central Michigan 11 7- 4-0 Central Michigan 106 -0.125 Louisville 11 4- 7-0 Louisville 107 -0.126 Temple 10 4- 6-0 Temple 108 -0.138 Cal State Northridge 1 1- 0-0 Cal State Northridge 109 -0.198 Colgate 10 8- 2-0 Colgate 110 -0.216 Arizona State 11 4- 7-0 Arizona State 111 -0.229 Southern Mississippi 11 2- 9-0 Southern Mississippi 112 -0.242 Northern Arizona 1 1- 0-0 Northern Arizona 113 -0.246 Tulane 11 2- 9-0 Tulane 114 -0.289 Southern Illinois 11 7- 4-0 Southern Illinois 115 -0.289 Colorado State 11 6- 5-0 Colorado State 116 -0.314 Northwestern 11 1-10-0 Northwestern 117 -0.320 Virginia 11 2- 9-0 Virginia 118 -0.347 Air Force 11 4- 7-0 Air Force 119 -0.351 New Mexico 11 4- 7-0 New Mexico 120 -0.385 New Hampshire 2 1- 1-0 New Hampshire 121 -0.403 Oregon State 12 2-10-0 Oregon State 122 -0.424 Massachusetts 5 2- 3-0 Massachusetts 123 -0.432 Cal State Long Beach 11 8- 3-0 Cal State Long Beach 124 -0.490 Arkansas State 11 5- 6-0 Arkansas State 125 -0.492 Texas Christian 11 0-11-0 Texas Christian 126 -0.510 Fresno State 11 5- 6-0 Fresno State 127 -0.527 West Texas A&M 11 4- 5-2 West Texas A&M 128 -0.528 Miami (Ohio) 11 3- 8-0 Miami (Ohio) 129 -0.561 Texas Arlington 11 5- 6-0 Texas Arlington 130 -0.599 Lehigh 4 1- 3-0 Lehigh 131 -0.645 Grambling 2 1- 1-0 Grambling 132 -0.676 Western Carolina 3 0- 3-0 Western Carolina 133 -0.684 Marshall 11 4- 7-0 Marshall 134 -0.710 Utah 11 3- 8-0 Utah 135 -0.767 Illinois State 11 5- 6-0 Illinois State 136 -0.844 Columbia 9 3- 6-0 Columbia 137 -0.866 Cornell 9 2- 7-0 Cornell 138 -0.883 Princeton 9 2- 7-0 Princeton 139 -0.891 Jacksonville State 1 0- 1-0 Jacksonville State 140 -0.921 Montana State Bozeman 2 1- 1-0 Montana State Bozeman 141 -0.922 Toledo 11 3- 8-0 Toledo 142 -0.925 Dayton 11 4- 7-0 Dayton 143 -0.939 Tennessee Tech 1 0- 1-0 Tennessee Tech 144 -0.970 Wichita State 11 4- 7-0 Wichita State 145 -0.977 Utah State 11 3- 8-0 Utah State 146 -0.982 California Poly Ponoma 3 0- 2-1 California Poly Ponoma 147 -1.013 Idaho 5 2- 3-0 Idaho 148 -1.017 Pennsylvania 9 3- 6-0 Pennsylvania 149 -1.051 New Mexico State 11 4- 6-1 New Mexico State 150 -1.052 Bucknell University 2 0- 2-0 Bucknell University 151 -1.061 Holy Cross College 11 3- 8-0 Holy Cross College 152 -1.088 Eastern Michigan 11 2- 9-0 Eastern Michigan 153 -1.092 Indiana State 10 3- 7-0 Indiana State 154 -1.097 Northwestern Louisiana 10 5- 5-0 Northwestern Louisiana 155 -1.138 Presbyterian College 1 0- 1-0 Presbyterian College 156 -1.192 North Dakota 1 0- 1-0 North Dakota 157 -1.249 East Tennessee State 2 0- 2-0 East Tennessee State 158 -1.309 Drake 11 1-10-0 Drake 159 -1.325 Connecticut 5 0- 5-0 Connecticut 160 -1.349 Cal State Fullerton 11 3- 7-1 Cal State Fullerton 161 -1.373 Louisiana Monroe 11 2- 9-0 Louisiana Monroe 162 -1.456 Texas El Paso 12 1-11-0 Texas El Paso 163 -1.475 Hawaii 11 3- 8-0 Hawaii 164 -1.516 Lamar 11 2- 9-0 Lamar 165 -1.517 Lenoir-Rhyne College 1 0- 1-0 Lenoir-Rhyne College 166 -1.520 Davidson College 2 0- 2-0 Davidson College 167 -1.524 Wofford College 2 0- 2-0 Wofford College 168 -1.579 Santa Clara 3 1- 2-0 Santa Clara 169 -1.719 Pacific 11 2- 9-0 Pacific 170 -1.738 Rhode Island 2 0- 2-0 Rhode Island 171 -1.739 South Dakota 1 0- 1-0 South Dakota 172 -1.770 Lafayette College 4 0- 4-0 Lafayette College 173 -1.826 Boston University 4 0- 4-0 Boston University 174 -1.864 Northern Illinois 11 1-10-0 Northern Illinois 175 -1.943 Eastern Illinois 1 0- 1-0 Eastern Illinois 176 -2.075 Youngstown State 2 0- 2-0 Youngstown State 177 -2.289 Weber State College 2 0- 2-0 Weber State College 178 -2.440 Delta State 1 0- 1-0 Delta State 179 -2.501 Nicholls State 1 0- 1-0 Nicholls State 180 -2.582 Portland State 1 0- 1-0 Portland State 181 -2.916 San Francisco State 1 0- 1-0 San Francisco State 182 -3.030 Stephen F Austin 1 0- 1-0 Stephen F Austin 183 -3.432 UNLV 1 0- 1-0 UNLV