DAVETGC'S Rankings-119 NCAA-Division I Teams
Sunday, September 25, 2005
NCAA Division I Team Conference Ranking Bowl Possibility Record Loss(es)
USC Pacific 10 1 Rose 3W-0L None
Texas Big 12 2 Rose 3W-0L None
Georgia Southeastern 3 Fiesta 4W-0L None
Virginia Tech Atlantic Coast 4 Sugar 4W-0L None
Florida State Atlantic Coast 5 Orange 3W-0L None
Ohio State Big Ten 6 Orange 3W-1L Texas
Florida Southeastern 7 Cotton 3W-0L None
Miami-Florida Atlantic Coast 8 Gator 2W-1L Florida State
LSU Southeastern 9 Sugar 1W-0L None
Michigan State Big Ten 10 Capital One 4W-0L None
Virginia Atlantic Coast 11 MPC 3W-0L None
Boston College Atlantic Coast 12 Peach 3W-1L Florida State
Notre Dame Independent 13 Gator 3W-1L Michigan State
Clemson Atlantic Coast 14 Meinke 2W-2L Miami-FL, Boston College
Texas Tech Big 12 15 Holiday 3W-0L None
Wisconsin Big Ten 16 Alamo 4W-0L None
Minnesota Big Ten 17 Outback 4W-0L None
Tennessee Southeastern 18 Music City 1W-1L Florida
West Virginia Big East 19 Fiesta 4W-0L None
California Pacific 10 20 Holiday 4W-0L None
Georgia Tech Atlantic Coast 21 Champs 2W-1L Virginia Tech
Colorado Big 12 22 Alamo 2W-1L Miami-FL
Alabama Southeastern 23 Capital One 4W-0L None
Arizona State Pacific 10 24 Sun 3W-1L LSU
UCLA Pacific 10 25 Las Vegas 3W-0L None
Texas A&M Big 12 26 Cotton 2W-1L Clemson
Oregon Pacific 10 27 Insight 3W-1L USC
Michigan Big Ten 28 Music City 2W-1L Notre Dame, Wisconsin
Purdue Big Ten 29 Sun 1W-1L Minnesota
Fresno State Western Athletic 30 MPC 1W-1L Oregon
Iowa State Big 12 34 Independence 3W-0L None
Nebraska Big 12 31 Fort Worth 3W-0L None
Louisville Big East 32 Gator 2W-1L South Florida
Boise State Western Athletic 33 Hawaii 1W-2L Georgia, Oregon State
Washington State Pacific 10 33 Emerald 3W-0L None
Toledo Mid-American 35 GMAC 3W-0L None
Penn State Big Ten 36 Toilet 4W-0L None
Bowling Green Mid-American 37 Motor City 1W-2L Wisconsin, Fresno State
North Carolina Atlantic Coast 38 Toilet 1W-2L Georgia Tech, Wisconsin
Kansas Big 12 39 Toilet 3W-0L None
North Carolina State Atlantic Coast 40 Toilet 1W-2L Virginia Tech, North Carolina
Kansas State Big 12 41 Toilet 3W-0L None
Vanderbilt Southeastern 42 Toilet 4W-0L None
Iowa Big Ten 43 Motor City 2W-2L Iowa State, Ohio State
Auburn Southeastern 44 Outback 3W-1L Georgia Tech
TCU Mountain West 45 Liberty 3W-1L SMU
Maryland Atlantic Coast 46 Toilet 2W-2L Clemson, West Virginia
Oklahoma Big 12 47 Champs 1W-2L TCU, UCLA
Arkansas Southeastern 48 Independence 1W-3L Vanderbilt, USC
Utah Mountain West 49 Emerald 3W-1L TCU
Connecticut Big East 50 Insight 2W-1L Georgia Tech
Indiana Big Ten 51 Toilet 3W-0L None
Texas-El Paso Conference USA 52 Liberty 3W-0L None
Northwestern Big Ten 53 Toilet 2W-2L Arizona State, Penn State
Illinois Big Ten 54 Toilet 2W-2L California, Michigan State
Wyoming Mountain West 55 Poinsetta 3W-1L Florida
Alabama-Birmingham Conference USA 56 New Orleans 2W-1L Tennessee
Baylor Big 12 57 Toilet 3W-0L None
South Carolina Southeastern 58 Toilet 2W-2L Georgia, Alabama
Oregon State Pacific 10 59 Toilet 2W-1L Louisville
Stanford Pacific 10 60 Toilet 1W-1L Cal-Davis
Navy Independent 61 Poinsetta 0W-2L Maryland, Stanford
Air Force Mountain West 62 Toilet 2W-2L Wyoming, Utah
Northern Illinois Mid-American 63 Toilet 1W-3L Michigan, Northwestern, Akron
BYU Mountain West 64 Toilet 1W-2L Boston College, TCU
South Florida Big East 65 Meinke 3W-1L Penn State
Rutgers Big East 66 Toilet 2W-1L Illinois
Oklahoma State Big 12 67 Toilet 3W-0L None
New Mexico Mountain West 69 Las Vegas 3W-1L UTEP
Missouri Big 12 70 Houston 2W-1L New Mexico
Arizona Pacific 10 71 Toilet 1W-2L Utah, Purdue
Wake Forest Atlantic Coast 72 Toilet 0W-2L Vanderbilt, Nebraska
Southern Mississippi Conference USA 73 Hawaii 1W-1L Alabama
San Diego State Mountain West 74 Toilet 1W-3L UCLA, Air Force, Ohio St.
Syracuse Big East 75 Toilet 1W-2L West Virginia, Virginia
Akron Mid-American 76 Toilet 2W-1L Purdue
Colorado State Mountain West 77 Toilet 1W-2L Colorado, Minnesota
Nevada Western Athletic 78 Toilet 1W-2L Washington State, Colorado State
Miami-OH Mid-American 79 Toilet 1W-2L Ohio State, Central Michigan
Pittsburgh Big East 80 Toilet 1W-3L Notre Dame, Ohio Univ., Nebraska
Washington Pacific 10 81 Toilet 1W-3L Air Force, Cal
Tulsa Conference USA 82 Toilet 2W-2L Minnesota, Oklahoma
Mississippi Southeastern 83 Toilet 1W-2L Vanderbilt, Wyoming
Kentucky Southeastern 84 Toilet 1W-3L Louisville, Indiana, Florida
Hawaii Western Athletic 85 Toilet 1W-2L Southern Cal, Michigan State
Memphis State Conference USA 86 Toilet 1W-2L Mississippi, Tulsa
Troy State Sun Belt 87 Toilet 1W-3L Alabama-Birmingham, Missouri, South Carolina
East Carolina Conference USA 88 GMAC 1W-2L Wake Forest, West Virginia
Rice Conference USA 89 Toilet 1W-2L UCLA, Texas
Mississippi State Southeastern 90 Toilet 2W-2L Auburn, Georgia
Utah State Western Athletic 91 Toilet 1W-1L Utah
Cincinnati Big East 92 Toilet 2W-1L Penn State
UNLV Mountain West 93 Toilet 1W-3L New Mexico, Nevada, Utah State
Tulane Conference USA 94 Toilet 1W-1L Mississippi State
Ball State Mid-American 95 Toilet 0W-3L Iowa, Bowling Green, Auburn
Louisiana Tech Western Athletic 96 Toilet 0W-2L Florida, Kansas
Eastern Michigan Mid-American 97 Toilet 1W-2L Cincinnati, Michigan
Central Michigan Mid-American 98 Toilet 1W-3L Indiana, Penn State, Eastern Michigan
Western Michigan Mid-American 99 Toilet 2W-2L Virginia, Toledo
Ohio Univ. Mid-American 100 Toilet 2W-1L Northwestern
North Texas State Sun Belt 101 New Orleans 1W-2L Tulsa, Kansas State
New Mexico State Western Athletic 102 Toilet 0W-4L Texas El-Paso, Colorado, New Mexico, California
Southern Methodist Conference USA 103 Toilet 1W-3L Baylor, Texas A&M, Tulane
Duke Atlantic Coast 104 Toilet 1W-3L East Carolina, Virginia Tech, Virginia
Middle Tennessee St. Sun Belt 105 Toilet 0W-3L Alabama, North Texas St., Akron
Temple Independent 106 Toilet 0W-4L Arizona State, Wisconsin, Toledo, Western Michigan
Army Independent 107 Toilet 0W-3L Boston College, Baylor, Iowa State
Houston Conference USA 108 Toilet 1W-2L Oregon, Texas-El Paso
San Jose State Western Athletic 109 Toilet 1W-2L Illinois, San Diego State
Kent State Mid-American 110 Toilet 1W-3L Michigan State, Miami-OH, Ohio University
Arkansas State Sun Belt 111 Toilet 2W-2L Missouri, Oklahoma St.
Central Florida Conference USA 112 Toilet 1W-2L South Carolina, South Florida
Marshall Conference USA 113 Toilet 1W-2L Kansas State, Central Florida
Louisiana-Monroe Sun Belt 114 Toilet 1W-3L Northwestern St., Wyoming, Georgia
Louisiana-Lafayette Sun Belt 115 Toilet 1W-3L Texas, Eastern Michigan, Central Florida
Florida International Sun Belt 116 Toilet 0W-2L Kansas State, Texas Tech, Louisiana-Monroe
Florida Atlantic Sun Belt 117 Toilet 0W-3L Kansas, Oklahoma St., Minnesota, Arkansas State
Idaho Western Athletic 118 Toilet 0W-4L Washington State, UNLV, Washington, Hawaii
Buffalo Mid-American 119 Toilet 0W-3L Connecticut, Syracuse, Rutgers

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Top Teams in NCAA Division I Football-Sorted by BCS Ranking

Bowl Schedule

Bowl Schedule with payouts
Bowl Team 1 Team 2 Matchup
New Orleans North Texas State Alabama-Birmingham Sun Belt #1 vs. Conference USA
GMAC East Carolina Toledo Conference USA #2 vs. MAC/WAC
Las Vegas UCLA TCU/New Mexico PAC 10 #5 vs. Mountain West #1/2
Poinsettia Wyoming Navy Mountain West vs. TBA
Fort Worth Tulsa Nebraska Conference USA #4 vs. Big 12
Hawaii Bowl Southern Mississippi Boise State Conference USA #3 vs. WAC
Motor City Bowling Green Iowa MAC #1/2 vs. Big 10 #7
Insight.com Bowl Oregon Connecticut PAC 10 #4 vs. Big East #2/3
Tangerine/Champs Georgia Tech Oklahoma ACC vs. Big 12
MPC Computer Fresno State Virginia WAC vs. ACC
Alamo Minnesota Colorado Big 10 #4 vs. Big 12 #4
Holiday California Texas Tech PAC-10 #2 vs. Big 12 #3
Emerald Bowl Utah Washington State Mountain West #2/3 vs. PAC 10 #6
Independence Arkansas Iowa State SEC vs. Big 12
Music City Michigan Tennessee Big Ten #6 vs. SEC
Sun Purdue Arizona State Big 10 #5 vs. Pac 10 #3
Peach Boston College Mississippi ACC #3 vs. SEC
Meinke Car Care South Florida Clemson Big East vs. ACC
Houston South Carolina Missouri SEC vs. Big 12
Liberty Texas El-Paso TCU/New Mexico Conference USA #1 vs. TBA
Outback Wisconsin Auburn Big 10 #3 vs. SEC #3
Capital One Michigan State Alabama Big 10 #2 vs. SEC #2
Gator Miami-Florida Notre Dame ACC #2 vs. Big East #2 (or Notre Dame)
Cotton Texas A&M Florida/Georgia Big 12 #2 vs. SEC
Fiesta West Virginia Florida/Georgia Alliance vs. Alliance-Big 12
Sugar Virginia Tech LSU Alliance vs. Alliance-SEC (#4 vs.#6)
Orange Ohio State Florida State Alliance vs. Alliance-ACC (#3 vs.#5)
Rose USC Texas Alliance #1 vs. Alliance #2

Games that should decide BCS Title Game and Bowl Games: 14 Weeks of Bliss

September 1-5

Florida State over Miami-Florida

September 8-10

Notre Dame over Michigan

Texas over Ohio State

LSU over Arizona State

September 15-17

USC over Arkansas

Florida over Tennessee

Oregon over Fresno State

Miami-Florida over Clemson

Michigan State over Notre Dame

Florida State over Boston College

September 22-24

Tennessee at LSU

Ohio State over Iowa

Miami-Florida over Colorado

Wisconsin over Michigan

USC over Oregon

Boise State over Bowling Green

September 27-October 1

Toledo at Fresno State

USC at Arizona State

Florida at Alabama

Notre Dame at Purdue

Michigan at Michigan State

Virginia Tech at West Virginia

October 6-8

Oklahoma at Texas

Georgia at Tennessee

Iowa at Purdue

October 13-15

Colorado at Texas

Louisville at West Virginia

USC at Notre Dame

Florida at LSU

October 20-22

Texas Tech at Texas

Michigan at Iowa

Arkansas at Georgia

Tennessee at Alabama

October 27-29

Boston College at Virginia Tech

Georgia at Florida

November 1-5

Miami-Florida at Virginia Tech

Tennessee at Notre Dame

Texas A&M at Texas Tech

November 8-12

Iowa at Wisconsin

USC at California

November 15-19

Ohio State at Michigan

Virginia Tech at Virginia

Alabama at Auburn

California at Stanford

Fresno State at USC

November 22-26

Toledo at Bowling Green

Texas at Texas A&M

Arkansas at LSU

Georgia at Georgia Tech

Florida State at Florida

December 2-3

Army vs. Navy


December 9-10

ACC Conference Championship: Virginia Tech or Miami-Florida vs. Boston College, Florida State, Clemson or Georgia Tech

Big 12 Conference Championship: Texas vs. Colorado

SEC Conference Championship: Florida or Georgia vs. LSU or Alabama

Conference Rankings
1-SEC-Southeastern: Bowl Record: 3-3
SEC-East Bowl Commit
Florida Cotton or Capital One #2
Georgia Capital One #2 or Cotton
Tennessee Peach
South Carolina
LSU BCS-Sugar #1
Alabama Music City
Auburn Outback #3
Arkansas Independence
Mississippi State

2-Big Twelve: Bowl Record: 4-3
Big 12-North Bowl Commit
Colorado Holiday #3
Iowa State Independence
Nebraska Fort Worth
Kansas State
Big 12-South
Texas BCS-Rose #1
Texas A&M Cotton #2
Texas Tech Alamo #4
Oklahoma State

3-Big Ten: Bowl Record: 3-3

Big 10 Bowl Commit
Ohio State BCS-Orange
Michigan Capital One #2
Minnesota Outback #3
Wisconsin Alamo #4
Purdue Sun #5
Iowa Music City #6
Michigan State Motor City #7
Penn State

4-ACC-Atlantic Coast: Bowl Record: 3-3

ACC-Atlantic Bowl Commit
Florida State Gator #2
Clemson Meinke Car Care
Boston College
North Carolina State
Wake Forest
Virginia Tech BCS-Orange #1
Miami-Florida Peach #3
Virginia MPC Computer
Georgia Tech Tangerine/Champs
North Carolina

5-PAC 10-Pacific Athletic Conference: Bowl Record: 3-2
PAC-10 Bowl Commit
USC BCS-Rose #1
California Holiday #2
Arizona State Sun #3
Oregon Insight #4
UCLA Las Vegas #5
Oregon State
Washington State

6-Big East: Bowl Record: 2-3

Big East Bowl Commit
Louisville BCS-Fiesta
West Virginia Gator #2
Syracuse Meinke
Connecticut Insight #3
South Florida

7-Mountain West: Bowl Record: 2-1

Mountain West Bowl Commit
TCU Liberty #1
New Mexico Las Vegas #2
Wyoming Emerald #3
Utah Poinsettia
Colorado State
Air Force
San Diego State

8-Conference USA: Bowl Record: 3-2

Conference USA-East Bowl Commit
Alabama-Birmingham GMAC #2
Memphis State Hawaii #3
Marshall New Orleans #5
Southern Mississippi
East Carolina
Central Florida
Conference USA-West
Texas-El Paso Liberty #1
Southern Methodist Fort Worth #4

9-MAC-Mid-American: Bowl Record 2-3

MAC-West Bowl Commit
Toledo GMAC #2
Northern Illinois
Ball State
Eastern Michigan
Central Michigan
Western Michigan
Bowling Green Motor City #1
Kent State
Ohio University

10-WAC-Western Athletic Conference: Bowl Record: 2-2

WAC Bowl Commit
Boise State MPC Computer
Fresno State Hawaii
Louisiana Tech GMAC
New Mexico State
San Jose State
Utah State

11-Sun Belt Conference: Bowl Record: 0-2

Sun Belt Bowl Commit
North Texas State New Orleans #1
Troy State
Middle Tennessee State
Arkansas State
Florida Atlantic
Florida International

Independents Bowl Alignment
Notre Dame Gator/Insight

Most Division I Football Programs by State

Texas (10)
Texas A&M
Texas Christian
Texas Tech
North Texas State
Texas El-Paso

Ohio (8)
Ohio State
Bowling Green
Kent State
Ohio Univ.

California (7)
Fresno State
San Jose State
San Diego State

Florida (7)
Florida State
Central Florida
South Florida
Florida Atlantic
Florida International

Michigan (5)
Michigan State
Western Michigan
Central Michigan
Eastern Michigan

North Carolina (5)
Wake Forest
No.Carolina State
North Carolina
East Carolina

Louisiana (5)
Louisiana Tech

Alabama (4)
Troy State

Tennessee (4)
Middle Tennessee State
Memphis State

New York/New Jersey (4)

Virginia/West Virginia (4)
Virginia Tech
West Virginia

Indiana (4)
Notre Dame
Ball State

Pennsylvania (3)
Penn State

Mississippi (3)
Southern Mississippi
Mississippi State

Illinois (3)
Northern Illinois

Oklahoma (3)
Oklahoma State

Colorado (3)
Colorado State
Air Force
Utah (3)
Utah State
Idaho (3)
Boise State
Utah State

Arkansas (2)
Arkansas State
Georgia (2)
Georgia Tech

Kentucky (2)

Nevada (2)
New Mexico (2)
New Mexico
New Mexico State

Washington (2)
Washington State

Arizona (2)
Arizona State

Oregon (2)
Oregon State

Maryland/District of Columbia (2)
South Carolina (2)
South Carolina

Iowa (2)
Iowa State
Kansas (2)
Kansas State

1 each from:

Minnesota, Wisconsin, Missouri, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Wyoming and Hawaii

None from Maine, Rhode Island, Delaware, Vermont, North Dakota, South Dakota, Alaska or Montana

Parity in NCAA Division I football has resulted from:

1)Reduction in Scholarships--95 to 85 (may go to 72 soon)

2)Strength & Conditioning Coaches/Methods influencing high school and college programs

3)Excellent coaches and coaching staffs, methods and techniques including national recruiting of athletes