College Football Rankings

(Includes 2015 Season)

Team Rankings

Decade Team Rankings

Period: 1971-1980

Rank Team Total Points Win. Pct. Points Schedule Points Nat. Champs Points Big 4 Bowl Points
1 Alabama 1209.35 445.83 498.51 150.00 115.00
2 Southern California 1197.18 409.66 552.51 150.00 85.00
3 Oklahoma 1173.38 436.44 536.94 100.00 100.00
4 Notre Dame (IN) 1082.82 396.93 505.89 100.00 80.00
5 Nebraska 1051.24 403.69 517.55 50.00 80.00
6 Michigan 989.52 420.94 503.58 0.00 65.00
7 Ohio St. 987.59 398.71 508.89 0.00 80.00
8 Texas 933.78 368.53 520.25 0.00 45.00
9 Penn St. 932.12 412.50 444.62 0.00 75.00
10 Georgia 901.92 354.70 462.22 50.00 35.00
11 Arkansas 871.13 342.67 488.46 0.00 40.00
12 UCLA 842.95 303.57 524.38 0.00 15.00
13 Pittsburgh (PA) 833.84 329.06 439.78 50.00 15.00
14 Louisiana St. 823.91 325.43 488.48 0.00 10.00
15 Stanford (CA) 814.28 305.31 493.98 0.00 15.00
16 Washington 813.77 309.73 479.03 0.00 25.00
17 Missouri 811.84 269.57 542.28 0.00 0.00
18 Texas A&M 810.44 293.86 516.58 0.00 0.00
19 Houston (TX) 810.33 344.83 425.50 0.00 40.00
20 Auburn (AL) 799.90 308.04 481.86 0.00 10.00
21 Colorado 795.30 274.12 511.18 0.00 10.00
22 Baylor (TX) 790.12 238.84 531.28 0.00 20.00
23 Texas Tech 783.33 300.00 483.33 0.00 0.00
24 Tennessee 777.78 303.88 473.90 0.00 0.00
25 Florida 776.66 263.04 503.61 0.00 10.00
26 Michigan St. 774.97 268.18 506.79 0.00 0.00
27 Purdue (IN) 763.69 272.32 491.37 0.00 0.00
28 California 759.41 259.01 500.40 0.00 0.00
29 Oklahoma St. 754.42 258.93 495.50 0.00 0.00
30 Kansas 744.12 209.82 534.30 0.00 0.00
31 Southern Methodist (TX) 727.88 236.49 491.39 0.00 0.00
32 Iowa St. 721.90 256.58 465.32 0.00 0.00
33 Minnesota 718.72 236.49 482.23 0.00 0.00
34 Florida St. 715.81 276.32 419.50 0.00 20.00
35 Georgia Tech 708.74 243.36 465.38 0.00 0.00
36 Mississippi 706.96 245.45 461.51 0.00 0.00
37 Illinois 704.68 184.09 520.59 0.00 0.00
38 Kentucky 702.39 229.73 472.66 0.00 0.00
39 Maryland 696.99 324.79 362.20 0.00 10.00
40 Miami (FL) 696.20 218.18 478.02 0.00 0.00
41 Wisconsin 696.16 218.18 477.98 0.00 0.00
42 North Carolina 694.91 326.92 367.99 0.00 0.00
43 North Carolina St. 692.80 306.03 386.76 0.00 0.00
44 Rice (TX) 690.55 143.18 547.37 0.00 0.00
45 Indiana 690.18 189.19 500.99 0.00 0.00
46 Arizona St. 676.55 343.22 333.33 0.00 0.00
47 Washington St. 673.25 202.27 470.97 0.00 0.00
48 Clemson (SC) 671.00 267.70 403.30 0.00 0.00
49 Iowa 665.18 143.18 522.00 0.00 0.00
50 Oregon 662.43 159.09 503.33 0.00 0.00
51 Tulane (LA) 654.41 230.09 424.32 0.00 0.00
52 South Carolina 648.11 265.35 382.76 0.00 0.00
53 Navy (MD) 640.18 245.54 394.64 0.00 0.00
54 Texas Christian 636.14 109.09 527.05 0.00 0.00
55 Kansas St. 634.82 150.00 484.82 0.00 0.00
56 Mississippi St. 632.83 178.57 454.26 0.00 0.00
57 Arizona 624.57 274.55 350.01 0.00 0.00
58 Syracuse (NY) 620.54 200.45 420.09 0.00 0.00
59 Northwestern (IL) 611.28 102.27 509.01 0.00 0.00
60 West Virginia 610.88 252.21 358.67 0.00 0.00
61 Duke (NC) 604.21 197.73 406.48 0.00 0.00
62 Oregon St. 603.45 105.86 497.60 0.00 0.00
63 Vanderbilt (TN) 594.92 164.41 430.51 0.00 0.00
64 Boston College (MA) 592.28 277.27 315.01 0.00 0.00
65 Brigham Young (UT) 587.20 344.02 243.18 0.00 0.00
66 Memphis (TN) 560.86 261.36 299.50 0.00 0.00
67 Army (NY) 558.02 184.58 373.44 0.00 0.00
68 San Diego St. (CA) 548.30 351.35 196.95 0.00 0.00
69 Delaware 540.14 399.16 95.98 45.00 0.00
70 Temple (PA) 539.78 314.90 224.88 0.00 0.00
71 Southern Mississippi 537.24 274.55 262.69 0.00 0.00
72 Air Force (CO) 533.77 168.98 364.79 0.00 0.00
73 Wittenberg (OH) 533.29 413.55 89.74 30.00 0.00
74 Widener (PA) 531.32 440.59 75.73 15.00 0.00
75 Tulsa (OK) 529.24 281.53 247.71 0.00 0.00
76 Utah St. 527.55 297.73 229.82 0.00 0.00
77 Virginia Tech 525.53 229.73 295.80 0.00 0.00
78 Baldwin-Wallace (OH) 520.01 412.50 92.51 15.00 0.00
79 San Jose St. (CA) 519.31 285.40 233.91 0.00 0.00
80 Texas A&M-Kingsville 513.65 379.39 74.27 60.00 0.00
81 Wake Forest (NC) 512.03 150.90 361.13 0.00 0.00
82 Tennessee St. 506.92 407.77 84.15 15.00 0.00
83 Grambling St. (LA) 505.24 408.90 96.34 0.00 0.00
84 Miami (OH) 502.64 362.39 140.25 0.00 0.00
85 Franklin & Marshall (PA) 501.79 426.97 74.82 0.00 0.00
86 Utah 495.20 194.20 301.00 0.00 0.00
87 Westminster (PA) 490.37 398.35 62.02 30.00 0.00
88 Rutgers (NJ) 488.23 344.59 143.64 0.00 0.00
89 East Carolina (NC) 487.40 338.64 148.76 0.00 0.00
90 Virginia 482.42 143.18 339.24 0.00 0.00
91 Louisiana Tech 481.46 359.65 91.81 30.00 0.00
92 Ithaca (NY) 475.38 385.92 74.46 15.00 0.00
93 California Lutheran 474.71 393.20 66.50 15.00 0.00
94 North Texas 474.66 256.82 217.84 0.00 0.00
95 Colorado St. 473.38 227.68 245.70 0.00 0.00
96 Linfield (OR) 472.04 392.16 79.88 0.00 0.00
97 New Mexico 471.86 219.03 252.84 0.00 0.00
98 Saint John's (MN) 471.33 384.62 71.72 15.00 0.00
99 Northwestern College (IA) 469.53 375.00 79.53 15.00 0.00
100 Hawaii 469.14 290.91 178.24 0.00 0.00
101 Boise St. (ID) 468.86 376.07 77.79 15.00 0.00
102 Lehigh (PA) 464.58 352.56 97.02 15.00 0.00
103 Pacific Lutheran (WA) 463.05 372.45 75.61 15.00 0.00
104 Ferrum JC (VA) 461.96 406.86 55.10 0.00 0.00
105 Wyoming 459.79 196.90 262.88 0.00 0.00
106 Elon (NC) 459.55 386.55 58.00 15.00 0.00
107 Central (IA) 458.93 360.22 83.71 15.00 0.00
108 Central Michigan 458.66 376.13 67.53 15.00 0.00
109 Buena Vista (IA) 457.50 377.72 79.79 0.00 0.00
110 Jackson St. (MS) 455.77 371.50 84.28 0.00 0.00
111 Mesa JC (AZ) 454.33 399.48 54.85 0.00 0.00
112 Cincinnati (OH) 453.49 227.27 226.22 0.00 0.00
113 Louisville (KY) 452.83 254.59 198.25 0.00 0.00
114 California-Davis 452.69 388.35 64.34 0.00 0.00
115 Angelo St. (TX) 450.88 354.91 80.97 15.00 0.00
116 Western St. (CO) 448.46 389.18 59.28 0.00 0.00
117 Concordia-Moorhead (MN) 447.39 355.67 76.72 15.00 0.00
118 McNeese St. (LA) 444.72 363.84 80.88 0.00 0.00
119 Minnesota-Duluth 444.55 375.00 69.55 0.00 0.00
120 Yale (CT) 443.48 379.12 64.36 0.00 0.00
121 Western Oregon 442.46 371.05 71.41 0.00 0.00
122 Nevada-Las Vegas 442.28 334.07 108.21 0.00 0.00
123 Nebraska-Kearney 442.13 386.60 55.53 0.00 0.00
124 Missouri Valley 441.13 385.64 55.49 0.00 0.00
125 Cal Poly-San Luis Obispo 440.85 351.94 73.91 15.00 0.00