College Football 1978
Method 1: Chi Square Win Loss

Based on games played between 1978/9/1 and 1979/1/1
Soren Sorensen - Fri Sep 08 15:42:02 2000

 
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Rank Rating Team #G Record Link to team info 1 1.655 Southern California 13 12- 1-0 Southern California 2 1.495 Alabama 12 11- 1-0 Alabama 3 1.366 Oklahoma 12 11- 1-0 Oklahoma 4 1.237 Penn State 12 11- 1-0 Penn State 5 1.170 Notre Dame 12 9- 3-0 Notre Dame 6 1.109 Michigan 12 10- 2-0 Michigan 7 1.094 Texas 12 9- 3-0 Texas 8 1.080 Houston 12 9- 3-0 Houston 9 1.069 Nebraska 12 9- 3-0 Nebraska 10 1.012 Arkansas 12 9- 2-1 Arkansas 11 0.958 UCLA 12 8- 3-1 UCLA 12 0.952 Missouri 12 8- 4-0 Missouri 13 0.924 Clemson 12 11- 1-0 Clemson 14 0.894 Stanford 12 8- 4-0 Stanford 15 0.872 Georgia 12 9- 2-1 Georgia 16 0.850 Texas Tech 11 7- 4-0 Texas Tech 17 0.849 Washington 11 7- 4-0 Washington 18 0.817 Michigan State 11 8- 3-0 Michigan State 19 0.813 Purdue 12 9- 2-1 Purdue 20 0.800 Arizona State 12 9- 3-0 Arizona State 21 0.730 Maryland 12 9- 3-0 Maryland 22 0.697 Texas A&M 12 8- 4-0 Texas A&M 23 0.677 Florida State 11 8- 3-0 Florida State 24 0.658 North Carolina State 12 9- 3-0 North Carolina State 25 0.624 LSU 12 8- 4-0 LSU 26 0.598 Iowa State 12 8- 4-0 Iowa State 27 0.581 Ohio State 12 7- 4-1 Ohio State 28 0.551 California 11 6- 5-0 California 29 0.521 Pittsburgh 12 8- 4-0 Pittsburgh 30 0.507 Dartmouth College 9 6- 3-0 Dartmouth College 31 0.503 Rutgers 12 9- 3-0 Rutgers 32 0.475 Auburn 11 6- 4-1 Auburn 33 0.468 Southern Methodist 11 4- 6-1 Southern Methodist 34 0.463 North Texas 11 9- 2-0 North Texas 35 0.459 Navy 12 9- 3-0 Navy 36 0.458 Georgia Tech 12 7- 5-0 Georgia Tech 37 0.442 Brown University 9 6- 3-0 Brown University 38 0.427 Mississippi State 11 6- 5-0 Mississippi State 39 0.389 Colorado 11 6- 5-0 Colorado 40 0.385 Tennessee 11 5- 5-1 Tennessee 41 0.385 Brigham Young 13 9- 4-0 Brigham Young 42 0.368 Arizona 11 5- 6-0 Arizona 43 0.348 Tulsa 11 9- 2-0 Tulsa 44 0.342 Miami (Florida) 11 6- 5-0 Miami (Florida) 45 0.329 Utah 11 8- 3-0 Utah 46 0.298 Yale 9 5- 2-2 Yale 47 0.256 Holy Cross College 11 7- 4-0 Holy Cross College 48 0.256 Wisconsin 11 5- 4-2 Wisconsin 49 0.243 Florida 11 4- 7-0 Florida 50 0.207 Southern Mississippi 11 7- 4-0 Southern Mississippi 51 0.194 Kentucky 11 4- 6-1 Kentucky 52 0.188 Mississippi 11 5- 6-0 Mississippi 53 0.176 Utah State 11 7- 4-0 Utah State 54 0.167 Kansas State 11 4- 7-0 Kansas State 55 0.166 Oregon State 11 3- 7-1 Oregon State 56 0.139 Ball State 11 10- 1-0 Ball State 57 0.135 Hawaii 11 6- 5-0 Hawaii 58 0.127 South Carolina 11 5- 5-1 South Carolina 59 0.119 Baylor University 11 3- 8-0 Baylor University 60 0.109 Rice 11 2- 9-0 Rice 61 0.080 Minnesota 11 5- 6-0 Minnesota 62 0.074 Temple 11 7- 3-1 Temple 63 0.074 Central Michigan 11 9- 2-0 Central Michigan 64 0.073 North Carolina 11 5- 6-0 North Carolina 65 0.070 Duke 11 4- 7-0 Duke 66 0.069 Indiana 11 4- 7-0 Indiana 67 0.056 Oklahoma State 11 3- 8-0 Oklahoma State 68 0.053 UNLV 11 7- 4-0 UNLV 69 0.053 New Mexico 12 7- 5-0 New Mexico 70 0.051 Cornell 9 5- 3-1 Cornell 71 0.050 East Carolina 12 9- 3-0 East Carolina 72 0.028 Miami (Ohio) 11 8- 2-1 Miami (Ohio) 73 -0.047 Texas Christian 11 2- 9-0 Texas Christian 74 -0.073 Tulane 11 4- 7-0 Tulane 75 -0.109 Tennessee Chattanooga 11 7- 3-1 Tennessee Chattanooga 76 -0.128 Syracuse 11 3- 8-0 Syracuse 77 -0.135 Washington State 11 3- 7-1 Washington State 78 -0.156 San Jose State 12 7- 5-0 San Jose State 79 -0.157 Illinois 11 1- 8-2 Illinois 80 -0.158 Wyoming 12 5- 7-0 Wyoming 81 -0.158 Oregon 11 2- 9-0 Oregon 82 -0.183 Virginia Tech 11 4- 7-0 Virginia Tech 83 -0.199 Harvard 9 4- 4-1 Harvard 84 -0.202 Memphis 11 4- 7-0 Memphis 85 -0.210 Louisville 11 7- 4-0 Louisville 86 -0.211 Kansas 11 1-10-0 Kansas 87 -0.240 Columbia 9 3- 5-1 Columbia 88 -0.241 Iowa 11 2- 9-0 Iowa 89 -0.262 Colorado State 11 5- 6-0 Colorado State 90 -0.274 Cincinnati 11 5- 6-0 Cincinnati 91 -0.289 Princeton 9 2- 5-2 Princeton 92 -0.302 Arkansas State 11 7- 4-0 Arkansas State 93 -0.304 Furman 11 8- 3-0 Furman 94 -0.324 Louisiana Tech 11 6- 5-0 Louisiana Tech 95 -0.333 Appalachian State 11 7- 4-0 Appalachian State 96 -0.352 Vanderbilt 11 2- 9-0 Vanderbilt 97 -0.365 Louisiana Monroe 11 6- 4-1 Louisiana Monroe 98 -0.379 New Mexico State 11 6- 5-0 New Mexico State 99 -0.391 Army 11 4- 6-1 Army 100 -0.412 San Diego State 11 4- 7-0 San Diego State 101 -0.417 Western Carolina 11 6- 5-0 Western Carolina 102 -0.438 Pacific 12 4- 8-0 Pacific 103 -0.467 West Virginia 11 2- 9-0 West Virginia 104 -0.473 Western Michigan 11 7- 4-0 Western Michigan 105 -0.498 Wake Forest 11 1-10-0 Wake Forest 106 -0.499 Pennsylvania 9 2- 6-1 Pennsylvania 107 -0.526 William & Mary 11 5- 5-1 William & Mary 108 -0.534 McNeese State 11 7- 4-0 McNeese State 109 -0.571 Colgate 11 3- 8-0 Colgate 110 -0.582 Villanova 11 5- 6-0 Villanova 111 -0.592 Northwestern 11 0-10-1 Northwestern 112 -0.602 Air Force 11 3- 8-0 Air Force 113 -0.620 Cal State Long Beach 11 5- 6-0 Cal State Long Beach 114 -0.641 Virginia 11 2- 9-0 Virginia 115 -0.650 Cal State Fullerton 12 5- 7-0 Cal State Fullerton 116 -0.650 Texas Arlington 11 5- 6-0 Texas Arlington 117 -0.661 Drake 11 4- 7-0 Drake 118 -0.663 Southern Illinois 11 7- 4-0 Southern Illinois 119 -0.714 Richmond 11 3- 8-0 Richmond 120 -0.784 Northern Illinois 11 5- 6-0 Northern Illinois 121 -0.797 Wichita State 11 4- 7-0 Wichita State 122 -0.819 Citadel 11 5- 6-0 Citadel 123 -0.825 Texas El Paso 12 1-11-0 Texas El Paso 124 -0.871 Virginia Military 11 3- 8-0 Virginia Military 125 -0.892 Bowling Green State 11 4- 7-0 Bowling Green State 126 -0.919 Kent State 11 4- 7-0 Kent State 127 -0.924 Ohio University 11 3- 8-0 Ohio University 128 -0.955 West Texas A&M 11 3- 8-0 West Texas A&M 129 -0.961 Louisiana Lafayette 11 3- 8-0 Louisiana Lafayette 130 -1.044 Boston College 11 0-11-0 Boston College 131 -1.089 Fresno State 11 3- 8-0 Fresno State 132 -1.096 Northwestern Louisiana 11 5- 6-0 Northwestern Louisiana 133 -1.124 Illinois State 11 2- 9-0 Illinois State 134 -1.214 Eastern Michigan 10 3- 7-0 Eastern Michigan 135 -1.262 Toledo 11 2- 9-0 Toledo 136 -1.274 Indiana State 11 3- 8-0 Indiana State 137 -1.290 Marshall 11 1-10-0 Marshall 138 -1.384 Lamar 11 2- 8-1 Lamar