College Football 1981
Method 2: Chi Square Truncated Score Difference

Based on games played between 1981/9/5 and 1982/1/1
Soren Sorensen - Fri Sep 08 15:43:59 2000

 
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Rank Rating Team #G Record Link to team info 1 23.774 Penn State 12 10- 2-0 Penn State 2 21.083 Clemson 12 12- 0-0 Clemson 3 20.706 Nebraska 12 9- 3-0 Nebraska 4 20.588 Pittsburgh 12 11- 1-0 Pittsburgh 5 20.415 Georgia 12 10- 2-0 Georgia 6 20.217 Southern Methodist 11 10- 1-0 Southern Methodist 7 16.385 Texas 12 10- 1-1 Texas 8 16.373 Alabama 12 9- 2-1 Alabama 9 16.302 Arizona State 11 9- 2-0 Arizona State 10 16.006 Miami (Florida) 11 9- 2-0 Miami (Florida) 11 15.839 Michigan 12 9- 3-0 Michigan 12 14.853 North Carolina 12 10- 2-0 North Carolina 13 14.314 Southern California 12 9- 3-0 Southern California 14 14.121 UCLA 12 7- 4-1 UCLA 15 14.076 Oklahoma 12 7- 4-1 Oklahoma 16 13.833 Southern Mississippi 12 9- 2-1 Southern Mississippi 17 13.525 West Virginia 12 9- 3-0 West Virginia 18 12.268 Arkansas 12 8- 4-0 Arkansas 19 12.239 Brigham Young 13 11- 2-0 Brigham Young 20 11.735 Washington 12 10- 2-0 Washington 21 11.671 Florida 12 7- 5-0 Florida 22 11.510 Houston 12 7- 4-1 Houston 23 11.445 Mississippi State 12 8- 4-0 Mississippi State 24 11.397 Missouri 12 8- 4-0 Missouri 25 11.225 Hawaii 11 9- 2-0 Hawaii 26 10.345 Washington State 12 8- 3-1 Washington State 27 10.298 Notre Dame 11 5- 6-0 Notre Dame 28 9.994 Texas A&M 12 7- 5-0 Texas A&M 29 9.811 Ohio State 12 9- 3-0 Ohio State 30 9.648 Iowa 12 8- 4-0 Iowa 31 8.839 Temple 10 5- 5-0 Temple 32 8.326 Wyoming 11 8- 3-0 Wyoming 33 8.012 Maryland 11 4- 6-1 Maryland 34 7.438 South Carolina 12 6- 6-0 South Carolina 35 7.327 Auburn 11 5- 6-0 Auburn 36 7.057 Tulane 11 6- 5-0 Tulane 37 5.643 Florida State 11 6- 5-0 Florida State 38 5.543 San Jose State 12 9- 3-0 San Jose State 39 5.456 Oklahoma State 12 7- 5-0 Oklahoma State 40 5.452 Illinois 11 7- 4-0 Illinois 41 5.298 Kansas 12 8- 4-0 Kansas 42 5.243 Tulsa 11 6- 5-0 Tulsa 43 5.031 Baylor University 11 5- 6-0 Baylor University 44 5.024 Virginia Tech 11 7- 4-0 Virginia Tech 45 4.981 Syracuse 11 4- 6-1 Syracuse 46 4.855 Cincinnati 11 6- 5-0 Cincinnati 47 4.797 Stanford 11 4- 7-0 Stanford 48 4.420 Wisconsin 12 7- 5-0 Wisconsin 49 4.250 Utah 11 8- 2-1 Utah 50 4.065 Navy 12 7- 4-1 Navy 51 3.836 Duke 11 6- 5-0 Duke 52 3.505 Arizona 11 6- 5-0 Arizona 53 3.355 Purdue 11 5- 6-0 Purdue 54 3.341 San Diego State 11 6- 5-0 San Diego State 55 2.730 North Carolina State 11 4- 7-0 North Carolina State 56 2.681 Michigan State 11 5- 6-0 Michigan State 57 2.655 Tennessee 12 8- 4-0 Tennessee 58 2.159 Iowa State 11 5- 5-1 Iowa State 59 2.087 McNeese State 11 7- 3-1 McNeese State 60 1.418 Texas Christian 11 2- 7-2 Texas Christian 61 1.373 Vanderbilt 11 4- 7-0 Vanderbilt 62 1.355 Utah State 11 5- 5-1 Utah State 63 1.156 Boston College 11 5- 6-0 Boston College 64 0.887 California 11 2- 9-0 California 65 0.795 Minnesota 11 6- 5-0 Minnesota 66 0.690 Louisiana Monroe 11 5- 6-0 Louisiana Monroe 67 0.578 Kentucky 11 3- 8-0 Kentucky 68 0.419 Mississippi 11 4- 6-1 Mississippi 69 -0.139 Southern Illinois 11 7- 4-0 Southern Illinois 70 -0.426 West Texas A&M 11 7- 4-0 West Texas A&M 71 -0.487 Arkansas State 11 6- 5-0 Arkansas State 72 -0.959 New Mexico 12 4- 7-1 New Mexico 73 -0.992 Texas Tech 11 1- 9-1 Texas Tech 74 -1.001 Texas Arlington 11 6- 5-0 Texas Arlington 75 -1.071 Rutgers 11 5- 6-0 Rutgers 76 -1.601 Louisville 11 5- 6-0 Louisville 77 -1.603 Colorado 11 3- 8-0 Colorado 78 -1.707 LSU 11 3- 7-1 LSU 79 -1.819 Rice 11 4- 7-0 Rice 80 -1.903 Toledo 12 9- 3-0 Toledo 81 -1.911 Miami (Ohio) 11 8- 2-1 Miami (Ohio) 82 -2.122 Yale 10 9- 1-0 Yale 83 -3.085 Drake 11 10- 1-0 Drake 84 -3.297 Wichita State 11 4- 6-1 Wichita State 85 -3.520 Indiana State 11 5- 5-1 Indiana State 86 -3.684 Oregon 11 2- 9-0 Oregon 87 -3.705 Kansas State 11 2- 9-0 Kansas State 88 -3.807 Central Michigan 11 7- 4-0 Central Michigan 89 -3.870 Colgate 10 7- 3-0 Colgate 90 -4.035 East Carolina 11 5- 6-0 East Carolina 91 -4.226 Holy Cross College 11 6- 5-0 Holy Cross College 92 -4.362 Louisiana Tech 11 4- 6-1 Louisiana Tech 93 -4.399 Wake Forest 11 4- 7-0 Wake Forest 94 -4.435 Virginia 11 1-10-0 Virginia 95 -4.541 Pacific 11 5- 6-0 Pacific 96 -4.678 Air Force 11 4- 7-0 Air Force 97 -5.266 Fresno State 11 5- 6-0 Fresno State 98 -5.509 Lamar 11 4- 6-1 Lamar 99 -5.665 UNLV 12 6- 6-0 UNLV 100 -5.696 Memphis 11 1-10-0 Memphis 101 -5.729 Richmond 11 4- 7-0 Richmond 102 -5.751 Georgia Tech 11 1-10-0 Georgia Tech 103 -5.933 North Texas 11 2- 9-0 North Texas 104 -6.125 Bowling Green State 11 5- 5-1 Bowling Green State 105 -6.699 Indiana 11 3- 8-0 Indiana 106 -6.992 Louisiana Lafayette 11 1- 9-1 Louisiana Lafayette 107 -7.377 Western Michigan 11 6- 5-0 Western Michigan 108 -8.047 Virginia Military 10 6- 3-1 Virginia Military 109 -8.428 Cal State Fullerton 11 3- 8-0 Cal State Fullerton 110 -8.629 Army 11 3- 7-1 Army 111 -8.722 Citadel 11 7- 3-1 Citadel 112 -8.762 Furman 11 8- 3-0 Furman 113 -9.200 Dartmouth College 10 6- 4-0 Dartmouth College 114 -9.402 Cal State Long Beach 10 2- 8-0 Cal State Long Beach 115 -9.553 Ohio University 11 5- 6-0 Ohio University 116 -10.653 William & Mary 11 5- 6-0 William & Mary 117 -11.793 Kent State 11 4- 7-0 Kent State 118 -11.953 Tennessee Chattanooga 11 7- 3-1 Tennessee Chattanooga 119 -12.048 Harvard 10 5- 4-1 Harvard 120 -13.515 Ball State 11 4- 7-0 Ball State 121 -13.667 Colorado State 12 0-12-0 Colorado State 122 -14.339 New Mexico State 11 3- 8-0 New Mexico State 123 -14.430 Western Carolina 11 4- 7-0 Western Carolina 124 -14.803 Oregon State 11 1-10-0 Oregon State 125 -15.077 Northern Illinois 11 3- 8-0 Northern Illinois 126 -15.491 Appalachian State 11 3- 7-1 Appalachian State 127 -15.872 Princeton 10 5- 4-1 Princeton 128 -16.181 Northwestern 11 0-11-0 Northwestern 129 -16.270 Texas El Paso 11 1-10-0 Texas El Paso 130 -17.546 East Tennessee State 11 6- 5-0 East Tennessee State 131 -19.680 Illinois State 10 3- 7-0 Illinois State 132 -22.732 Brown University 10 3- 7-0 Brown University 133 -22.894 Columbia 10 1- 9-0 Columbia 134 -22.992 Marshall 11 2- 9-0 Marshall 135 -23.323 Cornell 10 3- 7-0 Cornell 136 -24.388 Pennsylvania 10 1- 9-0 Pennsylvania 137 -27.562 Eastern Michigan 11 0-11-0 Eastern Michigan