College Football Rankings - NCAAGameSim.com

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Game Sim's college football rankings are a bit different than most. The theory is that there is a lot of luck in football, and in general the best way to determine the quality of the team is how well they move the football down the field, and stop their opponent from doing so. Strength of schedule is considered in these rankings.

Division 1

RankTeamAdj OEAdj DESOS
1
Alabama123.469.20.907
2
Auburn119.077.20.740
3
Louisiana State121.179.80.854
4
Washington119.380.60.692
5
USC126.186.80.852
6
Michigan112.077.70.799
7
Penn State125.087.00.773
8
Ohio State108.578.20.731
9
Western Kentucky131.495.40.422
10
Texas A&M118.586.40.712
11
Louisville119.188.60.434
12
Miami107.881.10.594
13
Florida97.975.40.798
14
Clemson109.084.90.700
15
Iowa109.986.20.771
16
Tennessee126.599.30.695
17
Boise State115.490.80.411
18
Oklahoma131.8104.60.702
19
San Diego State105.685.90.214
20
TCU106.787.40.656
21
Stanford101.883.50.800
22
Wisconsin101.083.00.784
23
UNC110.290.60.564
24
Memphis115.495.50.532
25
Minnesota95.879.40.634
26
Oklahoma State116.698.40.676
27
Colorado100.284.70.797
28
UCLA100.985.30.734
29
Virginia Tech96.881.90.545
30
Oregon120.9103.40.645
31
Ole Miss119.8102.50.835
32
Indiana103.789.40.589
33
West Virginia109.194.20.705
34
Pittsburgh115.6100.40.622
35
Louisiana Tech124.8108.50.344
36
USF122.7106.80.454
37
Missouri113.299.30.627
38
Washington State112.599.30.789
39
Appalachian State99.188.00.269
40
Iowa State110.598.10.623
RankTeamAdj OEAdj DESOS
41
Georgia Tech110.798.60.534
42
Oregon State106.294.90.714
43
Toledo116.3104.40.282
44
Texas101.992.20.694
45
Georgia101.392.10.743
46
Kentucky111.1101.40.619
47
Kansas State105.696.80.572
48
NC State97.289.40.648
49
Michigan State104.195.80.675
50
Vanderbilt98.290.60.835
51
Mississippi State109.6101.40.746
52
Utah103.595.80.654
53
Temple104.397.00.412
54
Northwestern99.893.00.730
55
Baylor100.793.80.529
56
Middle Tennessee110.9103.40.343
57
Arizona109.2101.90.750
58
Navy115.9108.70.434
59
California109.9104.80.816
60
Colorado State111.0106.80.370
61
Houston93.590.60.475
62
Maryland106.5103.30.562
63
Nebraska99.797.30.697
64
Miami (Ohio)98.297.10.390
65
Arkansas109.6109.60.810
66
Old Dominion106.2106.80.199
67
Utah State91.892.50.368
68
BYU92.393.10.523
69
Western Michigan112.6114.00.306
70
South Carolina93.794.90.702
71
Cincinnati94.095.40.477
72
Illinois98.399.80.556
73
Hawaii103.0105.90.447
74
Tulsa107.2110.30.413
75
UCF84.386.80.419
76
Central Michigan99.5103.10.275
77
New Mexico106.0110.60.171
78
Northern Illinois90.394.40.350
79
Georgia State86.791.80.180
80
Troy87.993.40.144
RankTeamAdj OEAdj DESOS
81
Air Force97.5104.10.321
82
Arizona State102.1109.00.725
83
Ohio92.198.60.300
84
Purdue98.5106.20.670
85
Akron98.6106.80.331
86
Kansas87.896.40.587
87
Texas Tech105.5116.00.636
88
UTEP97.8108.20.157
89
Arkansas State87.997.30.224
90
East Carolina102.3113.60.484
91
Florida Atlantic101.5113.60.405
92
SMU96.8109.40.532
93
Eastern Michigan93.1105.60.235
94
Army89.5101.60.121
95
Tulane83.595.00.301
96
Kent State81.393.10.404
97
Massachusetts96.7111.00.361
98
Connecticut86.499.30.336
99
North Texas89.2103.50.390
100
Wyoming100.2117.30.370
101
UNLV99.5116.50.210
102
Florida International95.2111.70.491
103
Marshall90.4106.60.293
104
Ball State92.6111.30.393
105
Duke88.2106.80.628
106
South Alabama89.5108.50.123
107
San Jose State87.8107.10.437
108
Bowling Green86.0105.50.472
109
Wake Forest79.197.20.460
110
Southern Miss97.3119.90.194
111
Boston College72.689.70.428
112
Virginia82.2102.00.673
113
Buffalo85.6108.30.209
114
Coastal Carolina94.4120.30.030
115
Rutgers84.6107.90.786
116
Nevada91.1116.50.294
117
Syracuse93.1119.80.596
118
Idaho90.4116.30.219
119
Fresno State75.898.80.255
120
Georgia Southern83.3109.20.162
RankTeamAdj OEAdj DESOS
121
Charlotte82.8109.90.241
122
New Mexico State86.4120.80.297
123
ULM79.3114.70.261
124
Rice83.9126.70.348
125
Texas State73.6113.90.170