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
Georgia122.866.10.686
2
Ohio State138.488.00.663
3
Alabama120.478.30.707
4
Michigan117.677.40.597
5
Cincinnati118.282.20.288
6
Texas A&M108.278.50.606
7
Tennessee120.390.90.588
8
Penn State98.375.60.672
9
Baylor108.584.10.497
10
Arkansas115.089.90.672
11
Michigan State120.994.90.642
12
NC State110.186.50.514
13
Auburn110.987.40.736
14
Arizona State110.587.50.372
15
Wisconsin102.481.60.570
16
UCLA118.194.10.592
17
Utah112.289.80.593
18
Kansas State114.692.40.578
19
Oregon114.093.50.653
20
Ole Miss118.197.90.751
21
Nebraska113.094.30.665
22
Clemson93.478.10.534
23
Iowa State113.394.80.551
24
Kentucky110.793.50.450
25
Louisville117.9100.20.580
26
Oklahoma State91.377.80.602
27
Florida116.699.80.595
28
Mississippi State113.497.30.702
29
Oklahoma114.298.60.641
30
Iowa92.179.70.639
31
Miami105.792.50.625
32
Oregon State113.8100.00.550
33
UAB103.891.60.276
34
Minnesota98.687.40.538
35
Texas111.899.70.651
36
Syracuse106.395.30.538
37
Florida State102.692.10.564
38
UNC113.2102.30.459
39
Texas Tech110.7100.10.534
40
California104.294.70.522
RankTeamAdj OEAdj DESOS
41
UCF100.291.10.301
42
Pittsburgh104.995.90.368
43
Purdue103.896.70.691
44
Louisiana State92.786.40.734
45
Memphis101.695.70.324
46
Virginia Tech105.699.90.414
47
Tulane102.697.40.554
48
Appalachian State103.898.90.144
49
BYU108.6103.90.343
50
TCU123.4118.60.603
51
SMU110.7106.50.355
52
Marshall100.897.00.133
53
Washington91.988.60.596
54
Washington State100.497.30.577
55
Toledo102.699.80.065
56
Houston104.3101.60.209
57
Western Kentucky110.1108.60.128
58
Virginia111.8111.40.495
59
USC108.0108.10.665
60
Missouri105.4105.50.632
61
South Carolina95.896.00.668
62
Maryland110.6111.00.685
63
Stanford102.1102.70.737
64
West Virginia98.298.80.622
65
Nevada103.9104.70.174
66
Coastal Carolina116.0119.50.042
67
Wake Forest103.7106.90.443
68
UL Lafayette95.198.20.160
69
San Diego State87.690.60.167
70
Boston College96.7101.00.399
71
Illinois83.688.60.516
72
Tulsa96.4102.70.446
73
Fresno State104.8112.80.203
74
Kent State103.7111.80.148
75
Arizona90.898.20.618
76
Georgia Tech101.8110.60.561
77
Rutgers89.899.70.632
78
Boise State94.1105.90.335
79
Central Michigan97.2109.70.137
80
Utah State101.1115.70.142
RankTeamAdj OEAdj DESOS
81
East Carolina99.3114.00.401
82
Colorado91.6105.30.721
83
UTEP89.1102.60.075
84
TX-San Antonio97.9113.00.175
85
Wyoming89.7103.50.111
86
Hawaii89.9103.80.173
87
Indiana81.094.50.797
88
Miami (Ohio)95.1111.00.138
89
San Jose State83.197.40.068
90
Air Force89.0105.00.129
91
Ohio97.1116.10.117
92
Colorado State93.3113.30.198
93
Louisiana Tech95.3116.50.214
94
Kansas91.9114.70.612
95
Florida Atlantic88.6110.50.160
96
Troy82.5103.10.123
97
Army92.9116.20.160
98
Old Dominion89.8112.50.137
99
USF94.1118.00.537
100
Duke93.6119.10.351
101
North Texas84.8108.20.211
102
Northwestern85.0109.20.588
103
Bowling Green80.6103.60.169
104
Georgia State82.4106.30.168
105
Western Michigan96.6125.50.173
106
New Mexico77.8101.40.168
107
South Alabama84.9111.10.125
108
Ball State82.0107.50.115
109
Arkansas State94.9124.50.150
110
Northern Illinois95.6126.40.181
111
Navy83.5111.40.535
112
Middle Tennessee78.5104.70.144
113
Temple80.6109.30.228
114
UNLV83.2114.80.298
115
Texas State84.0116.40.088
116
Southern Miss82.4114.30.125
117
Charlotte98.8138.90.068
118
Rice86.3121.80.234
119
Eastern Michigan84.7120.80.109
120
Vanderbilt79.5114.30.629
RankTeamAdj OEAdj DESOS
121
Connecticut78.2113.20.164
122
Akron86.4125.50.230
123
Buffalo88.1130.90.102
124
ULM75.3117.70.242
125
New Mexico State83.5138.10.212
126
Georgia Southern75.3124.60.137
127
Massachusetts77.5134.70.160