Explanation: Each team is listed with its record, overall score differential, and six ratings. Brief explanations of the ratings follow.
Because these ratings contain no prejudices regarding team or conference strengths, they tend to be quite inaccurate early in the seasons. College football appears to take at least 5 games per team before even remotely reasonable ratings are produced; acceptable ratings are produced with 8 games per team; excellent ratings unfortunately require 14 games per team.

Rankings by division: Overall I-A I-AA II III NAIA HAAC GAC NESCAC NSIC MAIAA


Full Ranking

                                               STANDARD   MED LIKELY  PREDICTIVE  IMPRVD RPI     RPI         POLL   
TEAM                     W  L  PF  PA  SCHED  RNK RATING  RNK RATING  RNK RATING  RNK RATING  RNK RATING  RNK RATING  P-SCR  P-OFF  P-DEF
Harding                 11  4 483 305  1.499    1  5.398    1  1.448    1  1.546    1 0.0000    1 0.0000    1  5.380  1.342  1.481  1.612
Ouachita Baptist         9  3 453 312  1.155    2  5.270    2  1.253    3  1.216    1 0.0000    1 0.0000    2  5.224  1.702  1.695  0.737
Arkansas Tech            8  4 478 249  1.228    3  5.173    3  1.106    2  1.366    1 0.0000    1 0.0000    3  5.182  1.537  1.584  1.149
Southern Arkansas        7  4 400 294  1.009    4  5.133    5  1.046    4  1.086    1 0.0000    1 0.0000    4  5.095  1.663  1.501  0.671
SE Oklahoma St           7  4 301 308  0.818    5  5.098    4  1.047    8  0.740    1 0.0000    1 0.0000    5  5.011  1.412  0.774  0.706
Henderson St             6  5 279 295  0.829    6  4.957    6  0.920    6  0.828    1 0.0000    1 0.0000    6  4.953  1.343  0.765  0.891
Arkansas-Monticello      5  6 379 382  0.864    7  4.861    7  0.798    5  0.834    1 0.0000    1 0.0000    7  4.865  1.839  1.544  0.124
NW Oklahoma St           5  6 315 339  0.800    8  4.819    8  0.782    7  0.768    1 0.0000    1 0.0000    8  4.802  1.547  1.002  0.535
Southern Nazarene        4  7 244 365  0.638    9  4.763    9  0.686    9  0.580    1 0.0000    1 0.0000    9  4.661  1.423  0.630  0.531
SW Oklahoma St           3  8 202 360  0.593   10  4.630   10  0.557   12  0.446    1 0.0000    1 0.0000   10  4.543  1.227  0.227  0.665
TEAM                     W  L  PF  PA  SCHED  RNK RATING  RNK RATING  RNK RATING  RNK RATING  RNK RATING  RNK RATING  P-SCR  P-OFF  P-DEF
East Central OK          2  9 262 407  0.642   11  4.511   11  0.423   10  0.552    1 0.0000    1 0.0000   11  4.491  1.580  0.836  0.268
Oklahoma Baptist         2  9 247 448  0.574   12  4.479   12  0.418   11  0.473    1 0.0000    1 0.0000   12  4.476  1.631  0.837  0.109


Great American Conference: strength=0.834 (#1)
STANDARD MED LIKELY PREDICTIVE IMPRVD RPI RPI POLL TEAM W L PF PA SCHED RNK RATING RNK RATING RNK RATING RNK RATING RNK RATING RNK RATING P-SCR P-OFF P-DEF Harding 11 4 483 305 1.499 1 5.398 1 1.448 1 1.546 1 0.0000 1 0.0000 1 5.380 1.342 1.481 1.612 Ouachita Baptist 9 3 453 312 1.155 2 5.270 2 1.253 3 1.216 1 0.0000 1 0.0000 2 5.224 1.702 1.695 0.737 Arkansas Tech 8 4 478 249 1.228 3 5.173 3 1.106 2 1.366 1 0.0000 1 0.0000 3 5.182 1.537 1.584 1.149 Southern Arkansas 7 4 400 294 1.009 4 5.133 5 1.046 4 1.086 1 0.0000 1 0.0000 4 5.095 1.663 1.501 0.671 SE Oklahoma St 7 4 301 308 0.818 5 5.098 4 1.047 8 0.740 1 0.0000 1 0.0000 5 5.011 1.412 0.774 0.706 Henderson St 6 5 279 295 0.829 6 4.957 6 0.920 6 0.828 1 0.0000 1 0.0000 6 4.953 1.343 0.765 0.891 Arkansas-Monticello 5 6 379 382 0.864 7 4.861 7 0.798 5 0.834 1 0.0000 1 0.0000 7 4.865 1.839 1.544 0.124 NW Oklahoma St 5 6 315 339 0.800 8 4.819 8 0.782 7 0.768 1 0.0000 1 0.0000 8 4.802 1.547 1.002 0.535 Southern Nazarene 4 7 244 365 0.638 9 4.763 9 0.686 9 0.580 1 0.0000 1 0.0000 9 4.661 1.423 0.630 0.531 SW Oklahoma St 3 8 202 360 0.593 10 4.630 10 0.557 12 0.446 1 0.0000 1 0.0000 10 4.543 1.227 0.227 0.665 East Central OK 2 9 262 407 0.642 11 4.511 11 0.423 10 0.552 1 0.0000 1 0.0000 11 4.491 1.580 0.836 0.268 Oklahoma Baptist 2 9 247 448 0.574 12 4.479 12 0.418 11 0.473 1 0.0000 1 0.0000 12 4.476 1.631 0.837 0.109
Conference Strengths CONFERENCE W L PCT RNK RATING Great American Conference 69 69 0.500 1 0.834

Home field advantage amounts to:
     0.165 points in main ratings
     0.023 points in improved RPI
Average of 6.20 points per score
Predict score:
Team Strength vs. Time Plot:
posted: Tue Jan  9 18:46:37 2018

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