College Football 1977
Method 2: Chi Square Truncated Score Difference

Based on games played between 1977/9/2 and 1978/1/2
Soren Sorensen - Fri Sep 08 15:41:25 2000

 
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Rank Rating Team #G Record Link to team info 1 25.748 Notre Dame 12 11- 1-0 Notre Dame 2 22.789 Alabama 12 11- 1-0 Alabama 3 22.116 Texas 12 11- 1-0 Texas 4 21.811 Pittsburgh 12 9- 2-1 Pittsburgh 5 21.488 Arkansas 12 11- 1-0 Arkansas 6 20.547 Penn State 12 11- 1-0 Penn State 7 19.385 Oklahoma 12 10- 2-0 Oklahoma 8 19.068 Michigan 12 10- 2-0 Michigan 9 18.670 Ohio State 12 9- 3-0 Ohio State 10 17.768 Kentucky 11 10- 1-0 Kentucky 11 17.056 Southern California 12 8- 4-0 Southern California 12 16.713 Washington 12 8- 4-0 Washington 13 16.568 Nebraska 12 9- 3-0 Nebraska 14 15.346 North Carolina 12 8- 3-1 North Carolina 15 14.576 Florida State 12 10- 2-0 Florida State 16 12.872 Clemson 12 8- 3-1 Clemson 17 12.656 Brigham Young 11 9- 2-0 Brigham Young 18 12.182 UCLA 11 7- 4-0 UCLA 19 12.098 North Carolina State 12 8- 4-0 North Carolina State 20 12.032 Texas A&M 12 8- 4-0 Texas A&M 21 11.697 Michigan State 11 7- 3-1 Michigan State 22 11.130 Arizona State 12 9- 3-0 Arizona State 23 11.046 Colorado 11 7- 3-1 Colorado 24 10.776 Maryland 12 8- 4-0 Maryland 25 10.550 California 11 7- 4-0 California 26 10.315 LSU 12 8- 4-0 LSU 27 9.763 Iowa State 12 8- 4-0 Iowa State 28 9.516 Missouri 11 4- 7-0 Missouri 29 9.121 North Texas 11 9- 2-0 North Texas 30 8.979 San Diego State 11 10- 1-0 San Diego State 31 8.787 Stanford 12 9- 3-0 Stanford 32 8.671 Washington State 11 6- 5-0 Washington State 33 8.548 Houston 11 6- 5-0 Houston 34 8.514 Texas Tech 12 7- 5-0 Texas Tech 35 8.449 Mississippi 11 5- 6-0 Mississippi 36 8.103 Georgia Tech 11 6- 5-0 Georgia Tech 37 7.766 Colgate 11 10- 1-0 Colgate 38 7.461 Duke 11 5- 6-0 Duke 39 7.454 Fresno State 11 9- 2-0 Fresno State 40 7.242 Syracuse 11 6- 5-0 Syracuse 41 7.121 Baylor University 11 5- 6-0 Baylor University 42 6.991 Mississippi State 11 5- 6-0 Mississippi State 43 6.791 Florida 11 6- 4-1 Florida 44 6.206 Tennessee 11 4- 7-0 Tennessee 45 6.109 Minnesota 12 7- 5-0 Minnesota 46 5.914 Memphis 11 6- 5-0 Memphis 47 5.796 Auburn 11 5- 6-0 Auburn 48 5.298 Navy 11 5- 6-0 Navy 49 5.045 South Carolina 12 5- 7-0 South Carolina 50 4.800 West Virginia 11 5- 6-0 West Virginia 51 4.656 Colorado State 12 9- 2-1 Colorado State 52 4.346 Indiana 11 5- 5-1 Indiana 53 4.218 Purdue 11 5- 6-0 Purdue 54 3.833 Georgia 11 5- 6-0 Georgia 55 3.830 East Carolina 11 8- 3-0 East Carolina 56 3.560 Yale 9 7- 2-0 Yale 57 3.315 Army 11 7- 4-0 Army 58 3.097 Iowa 11 4- 7-0 Iowa 59 2.914 Miami (Florida) 11 3- 8-0 Miami (Florida) 60 2.781 Oklahoma State 11 4- 7-0 Oklahoma State 61 2.731 Boston College 11 6- 5-0 Boston College 62 2.517 Virginia Tech 11 3- 7-1 Virginia Tech 63 2.471 Southern Methodist 11 4- 7-0 Southern Methodist 64 2.180 Arizona 12 5- 7-0 Arizona 65 1.879 Louisiana Tech 12 9- 1-2 Louisiana Tech 66 1.596 Virginia Military 11 7- 4-0 Virginia Military 67 1.549 Cincinnati 11 5- 4-2 Cincinnati 68 1.492 Miami (Ohio) 11 10- 1-0 Miami (Ohio) 69 1.260 Wisconsin 11 5- 6-0 Wisconsin 70 1.124 William & Mary 11 6- 5-0 William & Mary 71 0.921 Rutgers 11 8- 3-0 Rutgers 72 0.202 Louisville 12 7- 4-1 Louisville 73 0.177 Ball State 11 9- 2-0 Ball State 74 0.106 Kansas 11 3- 7-1 Kansas 75 0.098 Pacific 11 6- 5-0 Pacific 76 0.000 Brown University 9 7- 2-0 Brown University 77 -0.248 Temple 11 5- 5-1 Temple 78 -0.376 Oregon State 11 2- 9-0 Oregon State 79 -0.694 Southern Mississippi 12 6- 6-0 Southern Mississippi 80 -0.768 New Mexico 12 5- 7-0 New Mexico 81 -0.974 Tulane 11 3- 8-0 Tulane 82 -1.018 Villanova 11 4- 7-0 Villanova 83 -1.170 Central Michigan 11 10- 1-0 Central Michigan 84 -1.646 Hawaii 11 5- 6-0 Hawaii 85 -2.244 Kansas State 11 1-10-0 Kansas State 86 -2.466 Louisiana Lafayette 12 6- 4-2 Louisiana Lafayette 87 -2.581 Wyoming 11 4- 6-1 Wyoming 88 -2.623 Tennessee State 10 8- 1-1 Tennessee State 89 -3.100 Illinois 11 3- 8-0 Illinois 90 -3.276 Utah State 11 4- 7-0 Utah State 91 -3.329 Grambling 11 10- 1-0 Grambling 92 -3.389 Harvard 9 4- 5-0 Harvard 93 -3.458 San Jose State 11 4- 7-0 San Jose State 94 -3.499 Princeton 9 3- 6-0 Princeton 95 -3.992 West Texas A&M 11 6- 4-1 West Texas A&M 96 -4.234 Vanderbilt 11 2- 9-0 Vanderbilt 97 -4.570 Dartmouth College 9 6- 3-0 Dartmouth College 98 -4.857 Pennsylvania 9 5- 4-0 Pennsylvania 99 -5.076 Texas Arlington 11 5- 6-0 Texas Arlington 100 -5.485 Oregon 11 2- 9-0 Oregon 101 -5.723 Wichita State 11 5- 6-0 Wichita State 102 -5.759 Northwestern Louisiana 11 6- 5-0 Northwestern Louisiana 103 -5.884 Virginia 11 1- 9-1 Virginia 104 -6.102 Utah 11 3- 8-0 Utah 105 -6.206 Air Force 11 2- 8-1 Air Force 106 -6.473 Cal State Long Beach 10 4- 6-0 Cal State Long Beach 107 -6.887 Northwestern 11 1-10-0 Northwestern 108 -6.943 Wake Forest 11 1-10-0 Wake Forest 109 -7.032 Citadel 11 5- 6-0 Citadel 110 -7.169 Tennessee Chattanooga 11 9- 1-1 Tennessee Chattanooga 111 -7.337 Texas Christian 11 2- 9-0 Texas Christian 112 -7.484 New Mexico State 11 4- 7-0 New Mexico State 113 -7.600 Western Michigan 11 4- 7-0 Western Michigan 114 -7.603 Eastern Michigan 11 8- 3-0 Eastern Michigan 115 -8.020 McNeese State 11 5- 5-1 McNeese State 116 -8.252 Kent State 11 6- 5-0 Kent State 117 -8.441 Bowling Green State 12 5- 7-0 Bowling Green State 118 -8.833 Richmond 11 3- 8-0 Richmond 119 -9.381 Furman 11 4- 5-2 Furman 120 -10.628 Holy Cross College 11 2- 9-0 Holy Cross College 121 -11.235 Jackson State 11 8- 3-0 Jackson State 122 -11.739 Rice 11 1-10-0 Rice 123 -11.809 Western Carolina 11 6- 4-1 Western Carolina 124 -11.857 Columbia 9 2- 7-0 Columbia 125 -11.896 Cornell 9 1- 8-0 Cornell 126 -12.027 Arkansas State 11 7- 4-0 Arkansas State 127 -14.179 Texas El Paso 11 1-10-0 Texas El Paso 128 -14.684 Cal State Fullerton 11 4- 7-0 Cal State Fullerton 129 -15.762 Indiana State 10 3- 7-0 Indiana State 130 -16.101 Tulsa 11 3- 8-0 Tulsa 131 -16.158 Illinois State 11 3- 7-1 Illinois State 132 -16.332 Lamar 11 2- 9-0 Lamar 133 -16.543 Northern Illinois 11 3- 8-0 Northern Illinois 134 -17.267 Ohio University 11 1-10-0 Ohio University 135 -18.006 Appalachian State 11 2- 9-0 Appalachian State 136 -18.227 Drake 11 2- 9-0 Drake 137 -18.900 Texas Southern 11 6- 4-1 Texas Southern 138 -19.362 Toledo 11 2- 9-0 Toledo 139 -19.746 Southern Illinois 11 3- 8-0 Southern Illinois 140 -21.638 Alcorn State 11 3- 8-0 Alcorn State 141 -21.779 Marshall 11 2- 9-0 Marshall 142 -22.143 Mississippi Valley State 10 5- 5-0 Mississippi Valley State 143 -23.616 Louisiana Monroe 11 2- 9-0 Louisiana Monroe 144 -26.302 Southern University 11 3- 7-1 Southern University 145 -32.170 Prairie View 11 3- 8-0 Prairie View