College Football 1976
Method 2: Chi Square Truncated Score Difference

Based on games played between 1976/9/4 and 1977/1/2
Soren Sorensen - Fri Sep 08 15:40:41 2000

 
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Rank Rating Team #G Record Link to team info 1 23.638 Michigan 12 10- 2-0 Michigan 2 21.933 Pittsburgh 12 12- 0-0 Pittsburgh 3 19.606 Georgia 12 10- 2-0 Georgia 4 19.443 Southern California 12 11- 1-0 Southern California 5 18.446 Ohio State 12 9- 2-1 Ohio State 6 18.287 Texas A&M 12 10- 2-0 Texas A&M 7 18.000 Alabama 12 9- 3-0 Alabama 8 16.493 Nebraska 13 9- 3-1 Nebraska 9 16.381 Maryland 12 11- 1-0 Maryland 10 16.363 Oklahoma 12 9- 2-1 Oklahoma 11 15.953 Houston 12 10- 2-0 Houston 12 15.314 Texas Tech 12 10- 2-0 Texas Tech 13 15.299 Notre Dame 12 9- 3-0 Notre Dame 14 15.268 UCLA 12 9- 2-1 UCLA 15 15.228 Colorado 12 8- 4-0 Colorado 16 14.929 Oklahoma State 12 9- 3-0 Oklahoma State 17 13.030 Missouri 11 6- 5-0 Missouri 18 12.733 Iowa State 11 8- 3-0 Iowa State 19 12.720 Kentucky 12 8- 4-0 Kentucky 20 11.809 Mississippi State 11 9- 2-0 Mississippi State 21 11.324 Florida 12 8- 4-0 Florida 22 10.843 East Carolina 11 9- 2-0 East Carolina 23 10.515 LSU 11 6- 4-1 LSU 24 10.093 Penn State 12 7- 5-0 Penn State 25 9.972 Kansas 11 6- 5-0 Kansas 26 9.869 Tennessee 11 6- 5-0 Tennessee 27 9.297 South Carolina 11 6- 5-0 South Carolina 28 8.447 Baylor University 11 7- 3-1 Baylor University 29 7.824 Cincinnati 11 8- 3-0 Cincinnati 30 7.374 Rutgers 11 11- 0-0 Rutgers 31 7.031 Illinois 11 5- 6-0 Illinois 32 6.828 Texas 11 5- 5-1 Texas 33 6.258 Miami (Florida) 11 3- 8-0 Miami (Florida) 34 6.250 Duke 11 5- 5-1 Duke 35 6.057 California 11 5- 6-0 California 36 6.011 William & Mary 11 7- 4-0 William & Mary 37 5.939 Washington 11 5- 6-0 Washington 38 5.636 Wisconsin 11 5- 6-0 Wisconsin 39 5.549 Memphis 11 7- 4-0 Memphis 40 5.215 Arkansas 11 5- 5-1 Arkansas 41 5.205 Minnesota 11 6- 5-0 Minnesota 42 5.102 North Carolina 12 9- 3-0 North Carolina 43 4.994 Mississippi 11 5- 6-0 Mississippi 44 4.844 Virginia Tech 11 6- 5-0 Virginia Tech 45 4.780 Brigham Young 12 9- 3-0 Brigham Young 46 4.468 Stanford 11 6- 5-0 Stanford 47 4.080 Georgia Tech 11 4- 6-1 Georgia Tech 48 3.756 Purdue 11 5- 6-0 Purdue 49 3.682 Michigan State 11 4- 6-1 Michigan State 50 3.648 Boston College 11 8- 3-0 Boston College 51 3.628 Richmond 11 5- 6-0 Richmond 52 3.627 Auburn 11 3- 8-0 Auburn 53 3.497 Wake Forest 11 5- 6-0 Wake Forest 54 3.018 West Virginia 11 5- 6-0 West Virginia 55 2.856 Yale 9 8- 1-0 Yale 56 2.626 North Texas 11 6- 5-0 North Texas 57 2.549 Clemson 11 3- 6-2 Clemson 58 2.471 Tulsa 12 7- 4-1 Tulsa 59 2.165 North Carolina State 11 3- 7-1 North Carolina State 60 2.129 Furman 11 6- 4-1 Furman 61 2.049 Navy 11 4- 7-0 Navy 62 1.782 Louisiana Lafayette 11 9- 2-0 Louisiana Lafayette 63 1.760 Florida State 11 5- 6-0 Florida State 64 1.397 Iowa 11 5- 6-0 Iowa 65 1.387 Appalachian State 11 6- 4-1 Appalachian State 66 0.503 Dartmouth College 9 6- 3-0 Dartmouth College 67 0.187 Indiana 11 5- 6-0 Indiana 68 0.158 Brown University 9 8- 1-0 Brown University 69 -0.018 Ball State 11 8- 3-0 Ball State 70 -0.431 Southern Methodist 11 3- 8-0 Southern Methodist 71 -1.000 San Jose State 11 7- 4-0 San Jose State 72 -1.183 Louisiana Tech 11 6- 5-0 Louisiana Tech 73 -1.402 Arizona 11 5- 6-0 Arizona 74 -1.423 Kansas State 11 1-10-0 Kansas State 75 -1.428 Villanova 11 6- 4-1 Villanova 76 -1.528 San Diego State 11 10- 1-0 San Diego State 77 -1.558 Tennessee Chattanooga 11 6- 4-1 Tennessee Chattanooga 78 -2.245 Vanderbilt 11 2- 9-0 Vanderbilt 79 -2.275 Kent State 12 8- 4-0 Kent State 80 -2.472 Citadel 11 6- 5-0 Citadel 81 -2.718 Arizona State 11 4- 7-0 Arizona State 82 -2.807 Tulane 11 2- 9-0 Tulane 83 -2.984 Washington State 11 3- 8-0 Washington State 84 -3.004 Oregon 11 4- 7-0 Oregon 85 -3.010 Louisville 11 4- 7-0 Louisville 86 -3.183 Western Michigan 11 7- 4-0 Western Michigan 87 -3.370 McNeese State 12 10- 2-0 McNeese State 88 -3.504 Harvard 9 6- 3-0 Harvard 89 -3.637 Southern Mississippi 11 2- 9-0 Southern Mississippi 90 -3.934 Wyoming 12 8- 4-0 Wyoming 91 -3.964 Ohio University 11 7- 4-0 Ohio University 92 -4.054 New Mexico 11 4- 7-0 New Mexico 93 -4.250 Virginia Military 10 5- 5-0 Virginia Military 94 -4.503 Temple 10 4- 6-0 Temple 95 -4.579 Fresno State 11 5- 6-0 Fresno State 96 -4.583 Bowling Green State 11 6- 5-0 Bowling Green State 97 -4.677 Army 11 5- 6-0 Army 98 -4.846 Syracuse 11 3- 8-0 Syracuse 99 -5.004 Northwestern 11 1-10-0 Northwestern 100 -5.606 Rice 11 3- 8-0 Rice 101 -6.046 Colorado State 11 6- 5-0 Colorado State 102 -6.326 Oregon State 12 2-10-0 Oregon State 103 -6.439 Arkansas State 11 5- 6-0 Arkansas State 104 -6.515 Texas Arlington 11 5- 6-0 Texas Arlington 105 -7.695 Virginia 11 2- 9-0 Virginia 106 -7.756 Miami (Ohio) 11 3- 8-0 Miami (Ohio) 107 -7.932 Cal State Long Beach 11 8- 3-0 Cal State Long Beach 108 -8.184 Air Force 11 4- 7-0 Air Force 109 -8.290 Central Michigan 11 7- 4-0 Central Michigan 110 -8.441 Colgate 10 8- 2-0 Colgate 111 -8.576 West Texas A&M 11 4- 5-2 West Texas A&M 112 -9.535 Texas Christian 11 0-11-0 Texas Christian 113 -9.788 Southern Illinois 11 7- 4-0 Southern Illinois 114 -10.800 Utah 11 3- 8-0 Utah 115 -10.834 Toledo 11 3- 8-0 Toledo 116 -10.984 Cornell 9 2- 7-0 Cornell 117 -12.133 New Mexico State 11 4- 6-1 New Mexico State 118 -12.293 Princeton 9 2- 7-0 Princeton 119 -12.305 Wichita State 11 4- 7-0 Wichita State 120 -12.447 Dayton 11 4- 7-0 Dayton 121 -13.346 Utah State 11 3- 8-0 Utah State 122 -13.352 Columbia 9 3- 6-0 Columbia 123 -14.228 Pennsylvania 9 3- 6-0 Pennsylvania 124 -14.462 Indiana State 10 3- 7-0 Indiana State 125 -15.201 Northwestern Louisiana 10 5- 5-0 Northwestern Louisiana 126 -15.427 Illinois State 11 5- 6-0 Illinois State 127 -15.800 Marshall 11 4- 7-0 Marshall 128 -16.208 Drake 11 1-10-0 Drake 129 -16.410 Holy Cross College 11 3- 8-0 Holy Cross College 130 -16.411 Texas El Paso 12 1-11-0 Texas El Paso 131 -17.304 Louisiana Monroe 11 2- 9-0 Louisiana Monroe 132 -17.406 Hawaii 11 3- 8-0 Hawaii 133 -18.117 Eastern Michigan 11 2- 9-0 Eastern Michigan 134 -19.717 Lamar 11 2- 9-0 Lamar 135 -20.125 Pacific 11 2- 9-0 Pacific 136 -20.742 Cal State Fullerton 11 3- 7-1 Cal State Fullerton 137 -26.803 Northern Illinois 11 1-10-0 Northern Illinois