Run Date: 11/25/2007 21:31


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2006 College Football Rankings

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                                                                  STRENGTH OF
                                     AVERAGE   OVERALL     CONF     SCHEDULE     AP
RANK TEAM                       CONF   SCORE    W- L-T   W- L-T     AVG  RANK   RANK

   1 Southern California         P10   97.39   11- 2-0   7- 2-0   75.14     1      4
   2 Florida                     SEC   96.98   13- 1-0   8- 1-0   68.19     6      1
   3 Louisville                  BEC   96.35   12- 1-0   6- 1-0   59.53    23      6
   4 Louisiana State             SEC   96.08   11- 2-0   6- 2-0   61.49    16      3
   5 Ohio State                  B10   95.73   12- 1-0   8- 0-0   52.51    45      2
   6 Michigan                    B10   92.92   11- 2-0   7- 1-0   58.35    25      8
   7 California                  P10   92.66   10- 3-0   7- 2-0   66.37     9     14
   8 Boise State                 WAC   92.47   13- 0-0   8- 0-0   42.68    84      5
   9 Rutgers                     BEC   90.69   11- 2-0   5- 2-0   52.08    48     12
  10 West Virginia               BEC   90.58   11- 2-0   5- 2-0   56.20    32     10
  11 Oklahoma                    B12   89.90   11- 3-0   8- 1-0   58.38    24     11
  12 Auburn                      SEC   89.65   11- 2-0   6- 2-0   59.77    21      9
  13 Brigham Young               MWC   89.00   11- 2-0   8- 0-0   45.12    73     16
  14 Tennessee                   SEC   88.82    9- 4-0   5- 3-0   66.43     8     25
  15 Arkansas                    SEC   87.43   10- 4-0   7- 2-0   60.71    18     15
  16 Texas                       B12   87.22   10- 3-0   6- 2-0   53.01    42     13
  17 Wisconsin                   B10   85.32   12- 1-0   7- 1-0   40.21    92      7
  18 Oregon State                P10   85.31   10- 4-0   6- 3-0   64.90    11     21
  19 Notre Dame                  IND   84.71   10- 3-0   0- 0-0   57.47    30     17
  20 Virginia Tech               ACC   83.68   10- 3-0   6- 2-0   51.61    52     19
  21 South Carolina              SEC   81.08    8- 5-0   3- 5-0   62.08    15       
  22 Georgia                     SEC   80.63    9- 4-0   4- 4-0   58.09    27     23
  23 Boston College              ACC   80.43   10- 3-0   5- 3-0   52.22    47     20
  24 Nebraska                    B12   80.38    9- 5-0   6- 3-0   55.46    35       
  25 Texas Christian             MWC   80.02   11- 2-0   6- 2-0   35.83   100     22
  26 Wake Forest                 ACC   78.48   11- 3-0   7- 2-0   51.69    50     18
  27 UCLA                        P10   77.84    7- 6-0   5- 4-0   69.66     5       
  28 Hawaii                      WAC   77.74   11- 3-0   7- 1-0   40.62    90       
  29 Clemson                     ACC   76.03    8- 5-0   5- 3-0   52.39    46       
  30 Oregon                      P10   75.56    7- 6-0   4- 5-0   66.82     7       
  31 Texas A&M                   B12   74.76    9- 4-0   5- 3-0   53.14    40       
  32 Penn State                  B10   73.46    9- 4-0   5- 3-0   50.73    59     24
  33 Kentucky                    SEC   72.89    8- 5-0   4- 4-0   63.37    13       
  34 Georgia Tech                ACC   72.55    9- 5-0   7- 2-0   53.82    38       
  35 Arizona State               P10   72.10    7- 6-0   4- 5-0   63.39    12       
  36 South Florida               BEC   71.87    9- 4-0   4- 3-0   49.13    65       
  37 Missouri                    B12   71.75    8- 5-0   4- 4-0   50.96    57       
  38 Washington State            P10   71.24    6- 6-0   4- 5-0   66.17    10       
  39 Cincinnati                  BEC   70.62    8- 5-0   4- 3-0   57.68    29       
  40 Arizona                     P10   70.09    6- 6-0   4- 5-0   70.93     3       
  41 Texas Tech                  B12   68.48    8- 5-0   4- 4-0   51.20    56       
  42 Oklahoma State              B12   66.81    7- 6-0   3- 5-0   54.15    37       
  43 Florida State               ACC   66.44    7- 6-0   3- 5-0   55.60    34       
  44 Houston                     USA   66.20   10- 4-0   8- 1-0   40.74    89       
  45 Maryland                    ACC   64.41    9- 4-0   5- 3-0   52.83    44       
  46 Southern Mississippi        USA   63.46    9- 5-0   6- 3-0   42.59    85       
  47 Pittsburgh                  BEC   63.14    6- 6-0   2- 5-0   51.39    53       
  48 Washington                  P10   63.01    5- 7-0   3- 6-0   69.69     4       
  49 Utah                        MWC   61.74    8- 5-0   5- 3-0   43.50    80       
  50 Alabama                     SEC   59.99    6- 7-0   2- 6-0   58.10    26       
  51 Navy                        IND   59.10    9- 4-0   0- 0-0   38.24    96       
  52 Central Michigan            MID   58.60   10- 4-0   8- 1-0   35.11   102       
  53 Nevada                      WAC   58.58    8- 5-0   5- 3-0   37.50    97       
  54 Tulsa                       USA   56.89    8- 5-0   5- 3-0   41.03    86       
  55 Minnesota                   B10   55.73    6- 7-0   3- 5-0   54.18    36       
  56 Miami (Florida)             ACC   55.55    7- 6-0   3- 5-0   51.23    54       
  57 Kansas State                B12   52.53    7- 6-0   4- 4-0   51.64    51       
  58 Iowa                        B10   51.77    6- 7-0   2- 6-0   49.74    62       
  59 San Jose State              WAC   51.49    9- 4-0   5- 3-0   34.48   104       
  60 Purdue                      B10   49.00    8- 6-0   5- 3-0   45.72    71       
  61 East Carolina               USA   47.31    7- 6-0   5- 3-0   43.36    81       
  62 Kansas                      B12   46.24    6- 6-0   3- 5-0   45.00    77       
  63 Vanderbilt                  SEC   45.01    4- 8-0   1- 7-0   59.87    20       
  64 Ohio                        MID   42.26    9- 5-0   7- 2-0   32.64   110       
  65 Middle Tennessee State      SBC   42.18    7- 6-0   6- 1-0   40.96    87       
  66 Wyoming                     MWC   42.04    6- 6-0   5- 3-0   43.53    79       
  67 Rice                        USA   41.83    7- 6-0   6- 2-0   44.00    78       
  68 Syracuse                    BEC   41.03    4- 8-0   1- 6-0   60.38    19       
  69 Western Michigan            MID   40.96    8- 5-0   6- 2-0   32.33   111       
  70 Connecticut                 BEC   40.35    4- 8-0   1- 6-0   59.68    22       
  71 Mississippi                 SEC   39.57    4- 8-0   2- 6-0   61.38    17       
  72 Virginia                    ACC   38.31    5- 7-0   4- 4-0   49.30    64       
  73 Troy                        SBC   38.28    8- 5-0   6- 1-0   32.78   109       
  74 Northern Illinois           MID   36.34    7- 6-0   5- 3-0   33.83   107       
  75 Air Force                   MWC   35.14    4- 8-0   3- 5-0   50.00    61       
  76 Mississippi State           SEC   34.97    3- 9-0   1- 7-0   62.12    14       
  77 Southern Methodist          USA   33.60    6- 6-0   4- 4-0   34.10   105       
  78 Michigan State              B10   33.02    4- 8-0   1- 7-0   50.85    58       
  79 Indiana                     B10   31.69    5- 7-0   3- 5-0   49.60    63       
  80 Baylor                      B12   31.06    4- 8-0   3- 5-0   56.96    31       
  81 New Mexico                  MWC   30.92    6- 7-0   4- 4-0   40.77    88       
  82 Marshall                    USA   29.87    5- 7-0   4- 4-0   39.92    94       
  83 Fresno State                WAC   29.19    4- 8-0   4- 4-0   49.08    66       
  84 North Carolina State        ACC   26.82    3- 9-0   2- 6-0   53.01    41       
  85 Louisiana-Lafayette         SBC   23.87    6- 6-0   3- 4-0   33.52   108       
  86 Colorado                    B12   23.72    2-10-0   2- 6-0   53.67    39       
  87 Stanford                    P10   23.55    1-11-0   1- 8-0   75.04     2       
  88 Northwestern                B10   23.20    4- 8-0   2- 6-0   48.37    67       
  89 Ball State                  MID   22.95    5- 7-0   5- 3-0   30.99   117       
  90 Texas-El Paso               USA   22.66    5- 7-0   3- 5-0   34.57   103       
  91 Colorado State              MWC   22.57    4- 8-0   1- 7-0   40.29    91       
  92 Louisiana-Monroe            SBC   22.33    4- 8-0   3- 4-0   35.71   101       
  93 North Carolina              ACC   21.77    3- 9-0   2- 6-0   57.74    28       
  94 Tulane                      USA   21.28    4- 8-0   2- 6-0   47.55    69       
  95 Iowa State                  B12   20.98    4- 8-0   1- 7-0   50.63    60       
  96 Arkansas State              SBC   20.91    6- 6-0   4- 3-0   31.14   116       
  97 New Mexico State            WAC   20.44    4- 8-0   2- 6-0   34.06   106       
  98 Central Florida             USA   20.12    4- 8-0   3- 5-0   45.05    74       
  99 Illinois                    B10   20.12    2-10-0   1- 7-0   52.05    49       
 100 Akron                       MID   19.55    5- 7-0   3- 5-0   31.67   114       
 101 Alabama-Birmingham          USA   18.92    3- 9-0   2- 6-0   42.91    83       
 102 Kent State                  MID   18.90    6- 6-0   5- 3-0   24.08   120       
 103 Florida Atlantic            SBC   18.83    5- 7-0   4- 3-0   36.83    98       
 104 Toledo                      MID   16.40    5- 7-0   3- 5-0   29.10   119       
 105 Idaho                       WAC   15.78    4- 8-0   3- 5-0   45.17    72       
 106 Army                        IND   15.24    3- 9-0   0- 0-0   42.95    82       
 107 San Diego State             MWC   14.03    3- 9-0   3- 5-0   45.01    76       
 108 Memphis                     USA   12.34    2-10-0   1- 7-0   40.18    93       
 109 Nevada-Las Vegas            MWC   11.78    2-10-0   1- 7-0   45.01    75       
 110 Louisiana Tech              WAC    9.78    3-10-0   1- 7-0   45.93    70       
 111 Bowling Green               MID    9.49    4- 8-0   3- 5-0   30.29   118       
 112 Miami (Ohio)                MID    8.51    2-10-0   2- 6-0   31.74   113       
 113 North Texas                 SBC    7.46    3- 9-0   2- 5-0   31.38   115       
 114 Division I-AA                      7.38    7-71-0   0- 0-0   51.23    55       
 115 Duke                        ACC    6.86    0-12-0   0- 8-0   55.72    33       
 116 Buffalo                     MID    6.52    2-10-0   1- 7-0   39.66    95       
 117 Utah State                  WAC    5.41    1-11-0   1- 7-0   52.97    43       
 118 Eastern Michigan            MID    4.68    1-11-0   1- 7-0   32.09   112       
 119 Temple                      IND    3.95    1-11-0   0- 0-0   48.04    68       
 120 Florida International       SBC    3.10    0-12-0   0- 7-0   36.26    99       

Team Rankings | Conference Rankings


                        # OF AVERAGE AVERAGE      OVERALL     NON-CONF                                   
CONFERENCE      ABBREV TEAMS   SCORE    RANK     W-  L- T     W-  L- T  BEST TEAM            RANK   SCORE

Pac 10             P10    10   72.88   33.10    70- 57- 0    25- 12- 0  Southern California     1   97.39
Southeastern       SEC    12   72.76   31.92    96- 59- 0    47- 10- 0  Florida                 2   96.98
Big East           BEC     8   70.58   35.25    65- 36- 0    37-  8- 0  Louisville              3   96.35
Big 12             B12    12   59.49   48.50    85- 69- 0    36- 20- 0  Oklahoma               11   89.90
Atlantic Coast     ACC    12   55.94   53.33    82- 72- 0    33- 23- 0  Virginia Tech          20   83.68
Big 10             B10    11   55.63   52.45    79- 61- 0    35- 17- 0  Ohio State              5   95.73
Mountain West      MWC     9   43.03   68.44    55- 57- 0    19- 21- 0  Brigham Young          13   89.00
Independent        IND     4   40.75   73.75    23- 27- 0    23- 27- 0  Notre Dame             19   84.71
Western Athletic   WAC     9   40.10   73.33    57- 57- 0    21- 21- 0  Boise State             8   92.47
Conference USA     USA    12   36.21   76.83    70- 81- 0    21- 32- 0  Houston                44   66.20
Mid American       MID    12   23.76   92.58    64- 86- 0    15- 37- 0  Central Michigan       52   58.60
Sun Belt           SBC     8   22.12   93.38    39- 59- 0    11- 31- 0  Middle Tennessee State 65   42.18

The database used to produce the above rankings was constructed from data listed on James Howell's website.
Click here for criteria used for determining what scores to use and which team was the home team.

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