College Football 1981
Method 3: Chi Square Linear WL - SD

Based on games played between 1981/9/5 and 1982/1/1
Soren Sorensen - Thu Nov 11 03:58:48 1999

 
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1985 1984 1983 1982 1981 1980 1979 1978 1977 Links to MAIN pages 1985 1984 1983 1982 1981 1980 1979 1978 1977 Links to the same ranking method 0 1 2 3 4 Links to other ranking methods for 1981
Rank Rating Team #G Record Link to team info 1 2.516 Penn State 12 10- 2-0 Penn State 2 2.395 Pittsburgh 12 11- 1-0 Pittsburgh 3 2.297 Clemson 12 12- 0-0 Clemson 4 2.132 Idaho State 1 1- 0-0 Idaho State 5 2.110 Texas 12 10- 1-1 Texas 6 2.084 Georgia 12 10- 2-0 Georgia 7 2.078 Youngstown State 1 1- 0-0 Youngstown State 8 2.068 Southern Methodist 11 10- 1-0 Southern Methodist 9 2.064 Nebraska 12 9- 3-0 Nebraska 10 2.022 Miami (Florida) 11 9- 2-0 Miami (Florida) 11 1.880 Alabama 12 9- 2-1 Alabama 12 1.740 Michigan 12 9- 3-0 Michigan 13 1.714 North Carolina 12 10- 2-0 North Carolina 14 1.710 Southern California 12 9- 3-0 Southern California 15 1.661 Arizona State 11 9- 2-0 Arizona State 16 1.607 West Virginia 12 9- 3-0 West Virginia 17 1.559 Washington 12 10- 2-0 Washington 18 1.499 Oklahoma 12 7- 4-1 Oklahoma 19 1.477 Ohio State 12 9- 3-0 Ohio State 20 1.474 UCLA 12 7- 4-1 UCLA 21 1.453 Brigham Young 13 11- 2-0 Brigham Young 22 1.449 Iowa 12 8- 4-0 Iowa 23 1.407 Southern Mississippi 12 9- 2-1 Southern Mississippi 24 1.403 Arkansas 12 8- 4-0 Arkansas 25 1.373 Houston 12 7- 4-1 Houston 26 1.348 Southwest Texas State 1 1- 0-0 Southwest Texas State 27 1.348 Mississippi State 12 8- 4-0 Mississippi State 28 1.336 Missouri 12 8- 4-0 Missouri 29 1.325 Washington State 12 8- 3-1 Washington State 30 1.282 Delaware 3 3- 0-0 Delaware 31 1.264 Hawaii 11 9- 2-0 Hawaii 32 1.249 Illinois 11 7- 4-0 Illinois 33 1.235 Florida 12 7- 5-0 Florida 34 1.141 Texas A&M 12 7- 5-0 Texas A&M 35 1.136 Temple 10 5- 5-0 Temple 36 1.056 Wyoming 11 8- 3-0 Wyoming 37 1.053 Kansas 12 8- 4-0 Kansas 38 1.029 Notre Dame 11 5- 6-0 Notre Dame 39 0.998 South Carolina 12 6- 6-0 South Carolina 40 0.990 Wisconsin 12 7- 5-0 Wisconsin 41 0.988 Florida State 11 6- 5-0 Florida State 42 0.975 Utah 11 8- 2-1 Utah 43 0.920 Tennessee 12 8- 4-0 Tennessee 44 0.913 Stephen F Austin 1 1- 0-0 Stephen F Austin 45 0.901 Oklahoma State 12 7- 5-0 Oklahoma State 46 0.868 Northern Michigan 1 1- 0-0 Northern Michigan 47 0.867 Cincinnati 11 6- 5-0 Cincinnati 48 0.812 San Jose State 12 9- 3-0 San Jose State 49 0.793 Tulane 11 6- 5-0 Tulane 50 0.793 Syracuse 11 4- 6-1 Syracuse 51 0.793 Auburn 11 5- 6-0 Auburn 52 0.778 Duke 11 6- 5-0 Duke 53 0.777 Maryland 11 4- 6-1 Maryland 54 0.733 Navy 12 7- 4-1 Navy 55 0.730 Purdue 11 5- 6-0 Purdue 56 0.715 Boston College 11 5- 6-0 Boston College 57 0.681 Virginia Tech 11 7- 4-0 Virginia Tech 58 0.677 Iowa State 11 5- 5-1 Iowa State 59 0.663 Minnesota 11 6- 5-0 Minnesota 60 0.663 Michigan State 11 5- 6-0 Michigan State 61 0.642 Southeastern Louisiana 2 2- 0-0 Southeastern Louisiana 62 0.633 Baylor University 11 5- 6-0 Baylor University 63 0.620 Texas A&M Kingsville 1 1- 0-0 Texas A&M Kingsville 64 0.620 San Diego State 11 6- 5-0 San Diego State 65 0.568 Maine 1 1- 0-0 Maine 66 0.552 Mississippi 11 4- 6-1 Mississippi 67 0.529 North Carolina State 11 4- 7-0 North Carolina State 68 0.527 Tulsa 11 6- 5-0 Tulsa 69 0.524 Arizona 11 6- 5-0 Arizona 70 0.514 Stanford 11 4- 7-0 Stanford 71 0.499 Vanderbilt 11 4- 7-0 Vanderbilt 72 0.472 Montana State Bozeman 2 1- 1-0 Montana State Bozeman 73 0.407 Rice 11 4- 7-0 Rice 74 0.404 Tennessee State 3 2- 1-0 Tennessee State 75 0.403 Utah State 11 5- 5-1 Utah State 76 0.394 Drake 11 10- 1-0 Drake 77 0.390 Rutgers 11 5- 6-0 Rutgers 78 0.369 Miami (Ohio) 11 8- 2-1 Miami (Ohio) 79 0.363 Nevada Reno 1 1- 0-0 Nevada Reno 80 0.359 West Texas A&M 11 7- 4-0 West Texas A&M 81 0.339 Yale 10 9- 1-0 Yale 82 0.323 Kentucky 11 3- 8-0 Kentucky 83 0.313 McNeese State 11 7- 3-1 McNeese State 84 0.277 Texas Christian 11 2- 7-2 Texas Christian 85 0.254 Colorado 11 3- 8-0 Colorado 86 0.253 Grambling 1 0- 1-0 Grambling 87 0.226 Toledo 12 9- 3-0 Toledo 88 0.194 Texas Arlington 11 6- 5-0 Texas Arlington 89 0.185 LSU 11 3- 7-1 LSU 90 0.175 Southern Illinois 11 7- 4-0 Southern Illinois 91 0.175 California 11 2- 9-0 California 92 0.160 Arkansas State 11 6- 5-0 Arkansas State 93 0.152 UNLV 12 6- 6-0 UNLV 94 0.120 Connecticut 2 1- 1-0 Connecticut 95 0.116 Indiana 11 3- 8-0 Indiana 96 0.096 East Carolina 11 5- 6-0 East Carolina 97 0.083 Pacific 11 5- 6-0 Pacific 98 0.074 Louisville 11 5- 6-0 Louisville 99 0.068 Massachusetts 3 2- 1-0 Massachusetts 100 0.032 Wake Forest 11 4- 7-0 Wake Forest 101 0.021 New Mexico 12 4- 7-1 New Mexico 102 -0.009 Tennessee Chattanooga 11 7- 3-1 Tennessee Chattanooga 103 -0.016 Texas Tech 11 1- 9-1 Texas Tech 104 -0.094 Air Force 11 4- 7-0 Air Force 105 -0.109 Colgate 10 7- 3-0 Colgate 106 -0.126 Central Michigan 11 7- 4-0 Central Michigan 107 -0.139 Fresno State 11 5- 6-0 Fresno State 108 -0.167 Furman 11 8- 3-0 Furman 109 -0.176 Virginia Military 10 6- 3-1 Virginia Military 110 -0.178 Kansas State 11 2- 9-0 Kansas State 111 -0.193 Lamar 11 4- 6-1 Lamar 112 -0.202 Wichita State 11 4- 6-1 Wichita State 113 -0.225 Idaho 1 0- 1-0 Idaho 114 -0.231 Louisiana Tech 11 4- 6-1 Louisiana Tech 115 -0.256 Oregon 11 2- 9-0 Oregon 116 -0.287 Louisiana Monroe 11 5- 6-0 Louisiana Monroe 117 -0.300 Citadel 11 7- 3-1 Citadel 118 -0.314 Virginia 11 1-10-0 Virginia 119 -0.326 Georgia Tech 11 1-10-0 Georgia Tech 120 -0.347 Holy Cross College 11 6- 5-0 Holy Cross College 121 -0.358 Northwestern Louisiana 3 1- 2-0 Northwestern Louisiana 122 -0.381 Richmond 11 4- 7-0 Richmond 123 -0.434 Bowling Green State 11 5- 5-1 Bowling Green State 124 -0.439 North Texas 11 2- 9-0 North Texas 125 -0.447 Memphis 11 1-10-0 Memphis 126 -0.448 William & Mary 11 5- 6-0 William & Mary 127 -0.460 Army 11 3- 7-1 Army 128 -0.470 Western Michigan 11 6- 5-0 Western Michigan 129 -0.504 Indiana State 11 5- 5-1 Indiana State 130 -0.570 Ohio University 11 5- 6-0 Ohio University 131 -0.576 Middle Tennessee State 2 1- 1-0 Middle Tennessee State 132 -0.578 Dartmouth College 10 6- 4-0 Dartmouth College 133 -0.707 Cal State Fullerton 11 3- 8-0 Cal State Fullerton 134 -0.722 Cal State Long Beach 10 2- 8-0 Cal State Long Beach 135 -0.754 Northwestern 11 0-11-0 Northwestern 136 -0.794 Louisiana Lafayette 11 1- 9-1 Louisiana Lafayette 137 -0.804 Princeton 10 5- 4-1 Princeton 138 -0.822 Harvard 10 5- 4-1 Harvard 139 -0.824 Oregon State 11 1-10-0 Oregon State 140 -0.853 Lehigh 2 1- 1-0 Lehigh 141 -0.874 East Tennessee State 11 6- 5-0 East Tennessee State 142 -0.896 Colorado State 12 0-12-0 Colorado State 143 -0.916 Northern Iowa 1 0- 1-0 Northern Iowa 144 -0.942 Western Carolina 11 4- 7-0 Western Carolina 145 -0.952 Portland State 1 0- 1-0 Portland State 146 -0.960 Eastern Kentucky 1 0- 1-0 Eastern Kentucky 147 -0.981 Kent State 11 4- 7-0 Kent State 148 -1.025 Santa Clara 1 0- 1-0 Santa Clara 149 -1.030 Weber State College 1 0- 1-0 Weber State College 150 -1.035 Texas El Paso 11 1-10-0 Texas El Paso 151 -1.118 Appalachian State 11 3- 7-1 Appalachian State 152 -1.162 Ball State 11 4- 7-0 Ball State 153 -1.190 New Mexico State 11 3- 8-0 New Mexico State 154 -1.236 Lafayette College 2 1- 1-0 Lafayette College 155 -1.254 Jacksonville State 1 0- 1-0 Jacksonville State 156 -1.356 Northern Illinois 11 3- 8-0 Northern Illinois 157 -1.492 Boston University 2 0- 2-0 Boston University 158 -1.560 Nebraska Omaha 1 0- 1-0 Nebraska Omaha 159 -1.655 James Madison 5 1- 4-0 James Madison 160 -1.684 Wofford College 4 0- 4-0 Wofford College 161 -1.692 Illinois State 10 3- 7-0 Illinois State 162 -1.711 Cornell 10 3- 7-0 Cornell 163 -1.727 Marshall 11 2- 9-0 Marshall 164 -1.742 Akron 2 1- 1-0 Akron 165 -1.813 South Dakota 1 0- 1-0 South Dakota 166 -1.814 Boise State 1 0- 1-0 Boise State 167 -1.824 Brown University 10 3- 7-0 Brown University 168 -1.825 Davidson College 2 0- 2-0 Davidson College 169 -1.862 Liberty 1 0- 1-0 Liberty 170 -1.867 Presbyterian College 1 0- 1-0 Presbyterian College 171 -1.903 Nicholls State 2 0- 2-0 Nicholls State 172 -2.018 Missouri Southern 1 0- 1-0 Missouri Southern 173 -2.073 Pennsylvania 10 1- 9-0 Pennsylvania 174 -2.092 Columbia 10 1- 9-0 Columbia 175 -2.104 Sam Houston State 1 0- 1-0 Sam Houston State 176 -2.185 Tennessee Tech 1 0- 1-0 Tennessee Tech 177 -2.199 Newberry College 1 0- 1-0 Newberry College 178 -2.386 Eastern Michigan 11 0-11-0 Eastern Michigan 179 -2.389 Bucknell University 2 0- 2-0 Bucknell University 180 -2.402 California Poly State 1 0- 1-0 California Poly State 181 -2.414 Western Illinois 3 0- 3-0 Western Illinois 182 -2.701 Eastern Illinois 2 0- 2-0 Eastern Illinois 183 -2.834 Morehead State 1 0- 1-0 Morehead State 184 -2.895 Rhode Island 1 0- 1-0 Rhode Island 185 -3.002 Lenoir-Rhyne College 1 0- 1-0 Lenoir-Rhyne College