Bowl Subdivision Rankings

These college football computer rankings take margin of victory in games and adjust for strength of schedule.  The rating gives an expected margin of victory against an average FBS team.

To make more accurate predictions, these team rankings are combined with a preseason regression model.  This preseason component gets less weight with each week during the season.

Rk Team Rating Record
1 Ohio State 30.74 12-0
2 Clemson 26.85 12-0
3 LSU 25.91 12-0
4 Alabama 25.63 10-2
5 Georgia 20.36 11-1
6 Oklahoma 19.16 11-1
7 Auburn 18.43 9-3
8 Penn State 17.40 10-2
9 Utah 17.34 11-1
10 Florida 17.32 10-2
11 Michigan 15.61 9-3
12 Wisconsin 15.43 10-2
13 Notre Dame 15.42 10-2
14 Baylor 14.57 11-1
15 Oregon 14.42 10-2
16 Iowa State 12.94 7-5
17 Iowa 11.61 9-3
18 Texas A&M 11.29 7-5
19 Texas 10.92 7-5
20 Washington 10.52 7-5
21 Minnesota 10.47 10-2
22 UCF 10.39 9-3
23 Oklahoma State 10.28 8-4
24 Memphis 9.90 11-1
25 Appalachian State 9.76 11-1
26 Kansas State 9.41 8-4
27 USC 8.78 8-4
28 TCU 8.39 5-7
29 Boise State 7.58 11-1
30 Virginia 6.99 9-3
31 North Carolina 6.83 6-6
32 Michigan State 6.38 6-6
33 Washington State 6.34 6-6
34 Arizona State 5.83 7-5
35 Virginia Tech 5.81 8-4
36 Air Force 5.47 10-2
37 Missouri 5.34 6-6
38 Texas Tech 5.25 4-8
39 Kentucky 5.19 7-5
40 Cincinnati 5.19 10-2
41 South Carolina 5.17 4-8
42 Miami (FL) 5.13 6-6
43 SMU 5.00 10-2
44 Mississippi 4.91 4-8
45 Mississippi State 4.83 6-6
46 Tennessee 4.47 7-5
47 Indiana 4.05 8-4
48 West Virginia 3.87 5-7
49 Navy 3.85 9-2
50 Pittsburgh 3.25 7-5
51 Florida Atlantic 2.51 9-3
52 California 2.49 7-5
53 Brigham Young 2.29 7-5
54 Florida State 1.65 6-6
55 Nebraska 1.62 5-7
56 Louisiana 1.52 10-2
57 Duke 1.13 5-7
58 Purdue 0.94 4-8
59 Illinois 0.80 6-6
60 Temple 0.64 8-4
61 Stanford 0.40 4-8
62 UCLA 0.24 4-8
63 Tulane 0.14 6-6
64 Northwestern -0.35 3-9
65 Wake Forest -0.53 8-4
66 Army -0.71 5-7
67 Houston -0.72 4-8
68 Georgia Southern -0.73 7-5
69 San Diego State -0.78 9-3
70 Oregon State -1.02 5-7
71 Syracuse -1.18 5-7
72 Colorado -1.64 5-7
73 Tulsa -1.66 4-8
74 Louisville -1.85 7-5
75 Fresno State -1.90 4-8
76 Boston College -2.05 6-6
77 Wyoming -2.35 7-5
78 Utah State -2.78 7-5
79 Marshall -2.83 8-4
80 Hawaii -3.06 9-4
81 Arizona -3.14 4-8
82 Western Kentucky -3.35 8-4
83 Western Michigan -4.09 7-5
84 Kansas -4.27 3-9
85 Buffalo -4.83 7-5
86 Ohio -4.83 6-6
87 Southern Miss -5.26 7-5
88 Vanderbilt -5.79 3-9
89 Arkansas -5.94 2-10
90 Arkansas State -6.06 7-5
91 Ball State -6.13 5-7
92 UAB -6.14 9-3
93 Central Michigan -6.35 8-4
94 Georgia Tech -6.40 3-9
95 Middle Tennessee -6.71 4-8
96 Louisiana Tech -6.77 9-3
97 Northern Illinois -7.16 5-7
98 Maryland -7.45 3-9
99 South Florida -7.61 4-8
100 Florida International -7.63 6-6
101 North Carolina State -7.70 4-8
102 Louisiana Monroe -7.78 5-7
103 San Jose State -8.02 5-7
104 Troy -8.25 5-7
105 Eastern Michigan -8.28 6-6
106 Georgia State -8.40 7-5
107 Toledo -8.70 6-6
108 Colorado State -9.34 4-8
109 East Carolina -9.45 4-8
110 Miami (OH) -9.59 7-5
111 Coastal Carolina -9.62 5-7
112 Nevada -9.68 7-5
113 North Texas -9.78 4-8
114 Charlotte -10.60 7-5
115 Liberty -10.66 7-5
116 Rutgers -11.62 2-10
117 Kent State -12.05 6-6
118 Rice -12.51 3-9
119 Texas State -13.63 3-9
120 UNLV -13.96 4-8
121 South Alabama -15.55 2-10
122 Old Dominion -16.86 1-11
123 New Mexico -17.25 2-10
124 UTSA -18.37 4-8
125 Connecticut -20.37 2-10
126 New Mexico State -21.97 2-10
127 UTEP -25.03 1-11
128 Bowling Green -25.28 3-9
129 Akron -25.49 0-12
130 Massachusetts -34.52 1-11