College Football 1986
Method 3: Chi Square Linear WL - SD

Based on games played between 1986/8/27 and 1987/1/2
Soren Sorensen - Thu Nov 11 04:09:21 1999

 
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Rank Rating Team #G Record Link to team info 1 2.471 Penn State 12 12- 0-0 Penn State 2 2.260 Oklahoma 12 11- 1-0 Oklahoma 3 2.228 Miami (Florida) 12 11- 1-0 Miami (Florida) 4 2.134 Arizona State 12 10- 1-1 Arizona State 5 1.946 Alabama 13 10- 3-0 Alabama 6 1.891 UCLA 12 8- 3-1 UCLA 7 1.851 Auburn 12 10- 2-0 Auburn 8 1.838 Washington 12 8- 3-1 Washington 9 1.823 LSU 12 9- 3-0 LSU 10 1.793 Nebraska 12 10- 2-0 Nebraska 11 1.783 Southwest Texas State 1 1- 0-0 Southwest Texas State 12 1.771 Michigan 13 11- 2-0 Michigan 13 1.757 Arizona 12 9- 3-0 Arizona 14 1.636 Stanford 12 8- 4-0 Stanford 15 1.572 Southern California 12 7- 5-0 Southern California 16 1.557 Ohio State 13 10- 3-0 Ohio State 17 1.472 Boston College 12 9- 3-0 Boston College 18 1.463 Texas A&M 12 9- 3-0 Texas A&M 19 1.448 Baylor University 12 9- 3-0 Baylor University 20 1.437 Clemson 12 8- 2-2 Clemson 21 1.419 Arkansas 12 9- 3-0 Arkansas 22 1.363 Georgia 12 8- 4-0 Georgia 23 1.191 Florida 11 6- 5-0 Florida 24 1.168 Virginia Tech 12 9- 2-1 Virginia Tech 25 1.150 Notre Dame 11 5- 6-0 Notre Dame 26 1.143 Florida State 12 7- 4-1 Florida State 27 1.110 Iowa 12 9- 3-0 Iowa 28 1.099 North Carolina State 12 8- 3-1 North Carolina State 29 1.092 Mississippi 12 8- 3-1 Mississippi 30 1.072 San Jose State 12 10- 2-0 San Jose State 31 1.054 William & Mary 1 1- 0-0 William & Mary 32 0.965 Oregon 11 5- 6-0 Oregon 33 0.960 North Carolina 12 7- 4-1 North Carolina 34 0.959 Nevada Reno 1 1- 0-0 Nevada Reno 35 0.939 Southern Methodist 11 6- 5-0 Southern Methodist 36 0.938 Temple 11 6- 5-0 Temple 37 0.936 Pittsburgh 11 5- 5-1 Pittsburgh 38 0.880 Northern Iowa 1 1- 0-0 Northern Iowa 39 0.867 Texas Tech 12 7- 5-0 Texas Tech 40 0.859 Maryland 11 5- 5-1 Maryland 41 0.827 Colorado 12 6- 6-0 Colorado 42 0.822 San Diego State 12 8- 4-0 San Diego State 43 0.818 Michigan State 11 6- 5-0 Michigan State 44 0.787 Furman 1 0- 0-1 Furman 45 0.787 Georgia Tech 11 5- 5-1 Georgia Tech 46 0.781 Rutgers 11 5- 5-1 Rutgers 47 0.754 Tennessee 12 7- 5-0 Tennessee 48 0.746 Mississippi State 11 6- 5-0 Mississippi State 49 0.732 Brigham Young 13 8- 5-0 Brigham Young 50 0.722 Delaware 1 1- 0-0 Delaware 51 0.712 Texas 11 5- 6-0 Texas 52 0.695 Kentucky 11 5- 5-1 Kentucky 53 0.691 Fresno State 11 9- 2-0 Fresno State 54 0.637 South Carolina 11 3- 6-2 South Carolina 55 0.602 Washington State 11 3- 7-1 Washington State 56 0.601 California Davis 1 1- 0-0 California Davis 57 0.577 Syracuse 11 5- 6-0 Syracuse 58 0.529 Holy Cross College 2 1- 1-0 Holy Cross College 59 0.515 Minnesota 12 6- 6-0 Minnesota 60 0.431 Pennsylvania 1 1- 0-0 Pennsylvania 61 0.421 Indiana 12 6- 6-0 Indiana 62 0.419 Tulsa 11 7- 4-0 Tulsa 63 0.401 Colorado State 11 6- 5-0 Colorado State 64 0.380 Hawaii 12 7- 5-0 Hawaii 65 0.371 Louisiana Tech 4 2- 2-0 Louisiana Tech 66 0.320 Oklahoma State 11 6- 5-0 Oklahoma State 67 0.319 Air Force 11 6- 5-0 Air Force 68 0.305 California 11 2- 9-0 California 69 0.287 West Virginia 11 4- 7-0 West Virginia 70 0.283 Iowa State 11 6- 5-0 Iowa State 71 0.273 Arkansas State 3 1- 1-1 Arkansas State 72 0.264 Wake Forest 11 5- 6-0 Wake Forest 73 0.229 Illinois 11 4- 7-0 Illinois 74 0.227 Cincinnati 11 5- 6-0 Cincinnati 75 0.222 Wyoming 12 6- 6-0 Wyoming 76 0.196 Miami (Ohio) 12 8- 4-0 Miami (Ohio) 77 0.193 Southern Mississippi 11 6- 5-0 Southern Mississippi 78 0.193 Army 11 6- 5-0 Army 79 0.193 Oregon State 11 3- 8-0 Oregon State 80 0.123 Morehead State 1 1- 0-0 Morehead State 81 0.089 Tennessee Chattanooga 1 0- 1-0 Tennessee Chattanooga 82 0.071 Rice 11 4- 7-0 Rice 83 -0.065 Duke 11 4- 7-0 Duke 84 -0.087 Virginia 11 3- 8-0 Virginia 85 -0.100 Richmond 2 0- 2-0 Richmond 86 -0.118 Cal State Long Beach 11 6- 5-0 Cal State Long Beach 87 -0.119 North Texas 3 1- 2-0 North Texas 88 -0.136 UNLV 11 6- 5-0 UNLV 89 -0.159 Louisiana Lafayette 11 6- 5-0 Louisiana Lafayette 90 -0.173 Purdue 11 3- 8-0 Purdue 91 -0.174 Texas Christian 11 3- 8-0 Texas Christian 92 -0.215 Northwestern 11 4- 7-0 Northwestern 93 -0.232 Wisconsin 12 3- 9-0 Wisconsin 94 -0.246 Angelo State 1 1- 0-0 Angelo State 95 -0.253 Missouri 11 3- 8-0 Missouri 96 -0.280 Marshall 1 1- 0-0 Marshall 97 -0.290 East Carolina 11 2- 9-0 East Carolina 98 -0.306 Tulane 11 4- 7-0 Tulane 99 -0.307 Toledo 11 7- 4-0 Toledo 100 -0.316 New Mexico 12 4- 8-0 New Mexico 101 -0.385 Houston 11 1-10-0 Houston 102 -0.417 Illinois State 2 1- 1-0 Illinois State 103 -0.461 Texas El Paso 12 4- 8-0 Texas El Paso 104 -0.495 Western Carolina 3 0- 3-0 Western Carolina 105 -0.523 Vanderbilt 11 1-10-0 Vanderbilt 106 -0.540 Pacific 11 4- 7-0 Pacific 107 -0.558 Citadel 2 0- 2-0 Citadel 108 -0.577 East Tennessee State 1 0- 1-0 East Tennessee State 109 -0.581 Utah 11 2- 9-0 Utah 110 -0.644 Central Michigan 10 5- 5-0 Central Michigan 111 -0.653 Akron 2 1- 1-0 Akron 112 -0.654 Bowling Green State 11 5- 6-0 Bowling Green State 113 -0.658 Louisville 11 3- 8-0 Louisville 114 -0.661 Kansas State 11 2- 9-0 Kansas State 115 -0.696 Florida A&M 1 0- 1-0 Florida A&M 116 -0.710 Navy 11 3- 8-0 Navy 117 -0.712 Ball State 11 6- 5-0 Ball State 118 -0.764 Eastern Michigan 11 6- 5-0 Eastern Michigan 119 -0.778 Kent State 11 5- 6-0 Kent State 120 -0.832 Kansas 11 3- 8-0 Kansas 121 -0.870 Idaho 2 1- 1-0 Idaho 122 -0.911 Wichita State 11 3- 8-0 Wichita State 123 -0.961 Utah State 11 3- 8-0 Utah State 124 -0.968 Cal State Fullerton 12 3- 9-0 Cal State Fullerton 125 -0.971 Georgia Southern 2 0- 2-0 Georgia Southern 126 -1.012 Western Michigan 11 3- 8-0 Western Michigan 127 -1.014 Appalachian State 1 0- 1-0 Appalachian State 128 -1.069 Memphis 11 1-10-0 Memphis 129 -1.084 Lafayette College 1 0- 1-0 Lafayette College 130 -1.105 Western Illinois 2 1- 1-0 Western Illinois 131 -1.139 Virginia Military 1 0- 1-0 Virginia Military 132 -1.153 Eastern Washington 1 0- 1-0 Eastern Washington 133 -1.206 Northern Illinois 11 2- 9-0 Northern Illinois 134 -1.211 Louisiana Monroe 2 0- 2-0 Louisiana Monroe 135 -1.264 Montana State Bozeman 1 0- 1-0 Montana State Bozeman 136 -1.348 Yale 1 0- 1-0 Yale 137 -1.391 Lamar 1 0- 1-0 Lamar 138 -1.413 Northern Colorado 1 0- 1-0 Northern Colorado 139 -1.457 New Mexico State 11 1-10-0 New Mexico State 140 -1.529 Tennessee Tech 1 0- 1-0 Tennessee Tech 141 -1.538 Boston University 1 0- 1-0 Boston University 142 -1.609 Boise State 1 0- 1-0 Boise State 143 -1.621 Stephen F Austin 1 0- 1-0 Stephen F Austin 144 -1.742 Ohio University 11 1-10-0 Ohio University 145 -1.772 McNeese State 1 0- 1-0 McNeese State 146 -1.800 Youngstown State 1 0- 1-0 Youngstown State 147 -1.945 Indiana State 4 0- 4-0 Indiana State 148 -2.003 Portland State 1 0- 1-0 Portland State 149 -2.018 Central Florida 1 0- 1-0 Central Florida 150 -2.082 Princeton 1 0- 1-0 Princeton 151 -2.235 Cal State Sacramento 1 0- 1-0 Cal State Sacramento 152 -2.236 Southern Illinois 1 0- 1-0 Southern Illinois 153 -2.309 Northern Michigan 1 0- 1-0 Northern Michigan 154 -2.311 Idaho State 1 0- 1-0 Idaho State 155 -2.542 Western Kentucky 1 0- 1-0 Western Kentucky 156 -2.609 Lehigh 1 0- 1-0 Lehigh 157 -2.633 Dartmouth College 1 0- 1-0 Dartmouth College 158 -2.889 San Francisco State 1 0- 1-0 San Francisco State