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 Alabama 29.27 5-0
2 Ohio State 25.96 6-0
3 Clemson 23.33 5-0
4 LSU 23.04 5-0
5 Oklahoma 22.20 5-0
6 Georgia 19.93 5-0
7 Notre Dame 18.20 4-1
8 Auburn 16.48 5-1
9 Florida 15.27 6-0
10 Penn State 14.01 5-0
11 Oregon 13.52 4-1
12 Michigan State 13.10 4-2
13 Wisconsin 12.72 5-0
14 UCF 12.63 4-2
15 Missouri 12.12 4-1
16 Iowa State 11.10 3-2
17 Texas 10.94 4-1
18 Oklahoma State 10.65 4-2
19 Utah 10.62 4-1
20 Texas A&M 10.50 3-2
21 Michigan 10.46 4-1
22 Washington 10.22 4-2
23 Baylor 9.98 5-0
24 Arizona State 8.82 4-1
25 Virginia 8.39 4-1
26 Iowa 8.36 4-1
27 Appalachian State 7.89 4-0
28 Memphis 7.49 5-0
29 Boise State 7.18 5-0
30 Mississippi State 6.64 3-2
31 USC 6.56 3-2
32 South Carolina 6.51 2-3
33 Pittsburgh 6.43 4-2
34 Washington State 6.41 3-2
35 Cincinnati 6.38 4-1
36 Mississippi 5.69 3-3
37 North Carolina 5.69 3-3
38 Minnesota 5.58 5-0
39 Stanford 5.48 3-3
40 Duke 5.28 3-2
41 Miami (FL) 5.17 2-3
42 Texas Tech 5.11 3-2
43 California 4.62 4-2
44 Kentucky 4.57 2-3
45 Florida State 4.56 3-2
46 Northwestern 4.46 1-4
47 TCU 4.17 3-2
48 Houston 4.09 2-3
49 West Virginia 3.67 3-2
50 Arizona 3.53 4-1
51 Kansas State 3.41 3-2
52 Indiana 3.02 3-2
53 Wake Forest 3.01 5-0
54 Nebraska 2.76 4-2
55 Air Force 2.72 3-2
56 UCLA 2.44 1-5
57 Virginia Tech 1.99 3-2
58 Syracuse 1.78 3-2
59 Utah State 1.67 3-2
60 SMU 1.60 6-0
61 Fresno State 1.59 2-2
62 Brigham Young 1.56 2-3
63 Colorado 1.13 3-2
64 Florida Atlantic 0.78 3-2
65 Tulane 0.62 4-1
66 Army 0.60 3-2
67 Tennessee -0.34 1-4
68 Purdue -0.67 1-4
69 Navy -0.71 3-1
70 San Diego State -0.72 4-1
71 Hawaii -0.75 4-1
72 North Carolina State -0.79 3-2
73 Louisville -1.15 3-2
74 Wyoming -1.24 4-1
75 Vanderbilt -1.33 1-4
76 Tulsa -1.43 2-3
77 Boston College -2.22 3-3
78 Arkansas -2.40 2-3
79 Toledo -2.41 4-1
80 Louisiana -2.59 4-1
81 Temple -2.63 4-1
82 Oregon State -2.65 2-3
83 Western Michigan -2.88 3-3
84 Southern Miss -3.40 3-2
85 Ohio -3.87 2-3
86 Maryland -4.28 3-2
87 Georgia Southern -4.42 2-3
88 North Texas -4.42 2-3
89 UAB -4.65 4-1
90 Marshall -5.20 2-3
91 Ball State -5.77 2-3
92 Northern Illinois -6.07 1-4
93 Arkansas State -6.52 3-3
94 Troy -6.63 2-3
95 Kansas -6.78 2-4
96 Illinois -7.02 2-3
97 Louisiana Monroe -7.05 2-3
98 Western Kentucky -7.46 3-2
99 Louisiana Tech -7.52 4-1
100 Georgia Tech -8.02 1-4
101 Central Michigan -8.41 3-3
102 Coastal Carolina -8.64 3-2
103 South Florida -8.64 2-3
104 Eastern Michigan -8.95 3-2
105 Middle Tennessee -9.06 2-3
106 Miami (OH) -9.21 2-3
107 Florida International -9.35 2-3
108 San Jose State -9.53 3-2
109 Texas State -9.57 2-3
110 Buffalo -9.72 2-4
111 Georgia State -10.71 3-2
112 Nevada -11.05 3-2
113 Colorado State -11.13 1-5
114 Liberty -12.32 4-2
115 East Carolina -12.47 3-3
116 Kent State -12.78 2-3
117 Charlotte -13.10 2-3
118 Rice -14.23 0-6
119 Old Dominion -14.88 1-4
120 UNLV -15.07 1-4
121 Rutgers -15.92 1-4
122 New Mexico -15.98 2-3
123 South Alabama -17.14 1-5
124 Connecticut -17.56 1-4
125 New Mexico State -18.54 0-6
126 UTSA -19.98 2-3
127 Akron -20.69 0-5
128 Bowling Green -23.08 1-4
129 UTEP -23.13 1-4
130 Massachusetts -28.82 1-5