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 NCAA-I NCAA-II NCAA-III NAIA-I NAIA-II NCCAA-I NCCAA-II USCAA-I USCAA-II CIS CCAA NBCAA Indep


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
Tennessee Temple        23  9 2600 2355 -0.381    1  6.147    1  0.047    1 -0.135    1 0.0000    1 0.0000    1      0  3.584  0.211 -0.481
Central Baptist         15 18 2587 2697 -0.851    2  4.927    2 -0.881    4 -1.196    1 0.0000    1 0.0000    1      0  3.643 -0.597 -1.796
Bethany Lutheran        17 15 2367 2391 -1.006    3  4.827    3 -0.913    2 -0.877    1 0.0000    1 0.0000    1      0  3.586 -0.522 -1.232
Walla Walla             13 14 2168 2148 -1.029    4  4.612    4 -1.049    3 -1.147    1 0.0000    1 0.0000    1      0  3.598 -0.742 -1.551
Pensacola Christian     12 15 1965 2061 -1.481    5  4.114    5 -1.427    5 -1.556    1 0.0000    1 0.0000    1      0  3.531 -1.434 -1.678


NCCAA-I-Central: strength=-1.124 (#6)
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 MidAmerica Nazarene 25 11 2661 2483 0.114 6.873 0.592 0.393 0.0000 0.0000 0 3.483 0.321 0.465 SW Assem of God 16 18 2548 2641 -0.538 5.429 -0.529 -0.620 0.0000 0.0000 0 3.530 -0.502 -0.739 Central Baptist 15 18 2587 2697 -0.851 2 4.927 2 -0.881 4 -1.196 1 0.0000 1 0.0000 1 0 3.643 -0.597 -1.796 Oklahoma Wesleyan 8 22 1945 2265 -1.146 3.901 -1.640 -1.588 0.0000 0.0000 0 3.457 -1.765 -1.411 Central Christian KS 6 22 1805 2196 -1.414 3.512 -2.036 -2.076 0.0000 0.0000 0 3.484 -2.143 -2.009
NCCAA-I-East: strength=-0.339 (#3)
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 Mt Vernon Nazarene 27 9 2958 2721 -0.239 6.631 0.427 0.144 0.0000 0.0000 0 3.651 0.779 -0.492 Nyack 13 16 2230 2312 0.010 6.018 -0.077 -0.128 0.0000 0.0000 0 3.652 0.510 -0.766 Malone 14 17 2441 2501 -0.345 5.508 -0.475 -0.387 0.0000 0.0000 0 3.683 0.389 -1.162 Roberts Wesleyan 18 15 2464 2406 -0.599 5.504 -0.479 -0.615 0.0000 0.0000 0 3.490 -0.660 -0.571 Geneva 14 16 2358 2298 -0.559 5.252 -0.673 -0.564 0.0000 0.0000 0 3.591 -0.191 -0.937
NCCAA-I-MidEast: strength=-1.314 (#7)
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 Oakland City 18 11 2572 2094 -0.322 6.065 -0.032 0.064 0.0000 0.0000 0 3.691 0.877 -0.748 Bryan 13 16 2064 2156 -0.734 5.015 -0.844 -0.835 0.0000 0.0000 0 3.508 -0.806 -0.865 Asbury 17 16 2626 2699 -1.487 4.347 -1.249 -1.548 0.0000 0.0000 0 3.692 -0.731 -2.364 Mid-Continent 5 25 2237 2779 -2.397 2.610 -3.036 -2.982 0.0000 0.0000 0 3.683 -2.205 -3.759
NCCAA-I-MidWest: strength=0.339 (#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 Spring Arbor 23 13 2731 2679 0.013 6.526 0.358 0.026 0.0000 0.0000 0 3.582 0.362 -0.311 Indiana Wesleyan 17 13 2309 2116 0.234 6.440 0.292 0.689 0.0000 0.0000 0 3.534 0.825 0.553 Cedarville 20 11 2487 2250 -0.043 6.395 0.244 0.333 0.0000 0.0000 0 3.589 0.699 -0.033 Grace IN 16 16 2377 2375 0.091 6.119 0.020 -0.018 0.0000 0.0000 0 3.536 0.124 -0.160
NCCAA-I-North Central: strength=-0.960 (#4)
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 Judson IL 18 11 2329 2245 -0.986 5.336 -0.600 -0.835 0.0000 0.0000 0 3.686 -0.045 -1.624 Northwestern MN 20 7 2015 1859 -1.400 5.230 -0.693 -1.148 0.0000 0.0000 0 3.472 -1.267 -1.029 Bethel IN 10 20 2291 2285 -0.228 5.076 -0.793 -0.340 0.0000 0.0000 0 3.620 0.158 -0.837 Trinity Int'l 14 16 2233 2246 -0.778 4.975 -0.859 -0.887 0.0000 0.0000 0 3.558 -0.651 -1.123 Bethany Lutheran 17 15 2367 2391 -1.006 3 4.827 3 -0.913 2 -0.877 1 0.0000 1 0.0000 1 0 3.586 -0.522 -1.232 Trinity Christian 11 17 1949 1995 -0.657 4.686 -0.990 -0.829 0.0000 0.0000 0 3.428 -1.122 -0.536 Greenville 6 18 1665 1835 -1.480 3.425 -2.132 -1.771 0.0000 0.0000 0 3.585 -1.422 -2.120
NCCAA-I-Northwest: strength=-1.074 (#5)
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 Walla Walla 13 14 2168 2148 -1.029 4 4.612 4 -1.049 3 -1.147 1 0.0000 1 0.0000 1 0 3.598 -0.742 -1.551
NCCAA-I-South: strength=-0.311 (#2)
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 Southern Wesleyan 19 14 2432 2420 0.221 6.620 0.418 0.221 0.0000 0.0000 0 3.529 0.336 0.105 Chowan 20 11 2390 2233 -0.285 6.173 0.068 0.047 0.0000 0.0000 0 3.514 0.101 -0.008 Tennessee Temple 23 9 2600 2355 -0.381 1 6.147 1 0.047 1 -0.135 1 0.0000 1 0.0000 1 0 3.584 0.211 -0.481 Faulkner 14 12 1998 1875 -0.027 6.118 0.019 0.268 0.0000 0.0000 0 3.562 0.521 0.015 Emmanuel GA 13 17 2204 2206 -0.211 5.656 -0.355 -0.198 0.0000 0.0000 0 3.512 -0.153 -0.243 North Greenville 13 17 2238 2182 -0.305 5.576 -0.429 -0.262 0.0000 0.0000 0 3.527 -0.157 -0.368 Palm Beach Atlantic 6 25 2114 2638 -0.193 4.950 -0.859 -1.100 0.0000 0.0000 0 3.639 -0.521 -1.679 Pensacola Christian 12 15 1965 2061 -1.481 5 4.114 5 -1.427 5 -1.556 1 0.0000 1 0.0000 1 0 3.531 -1.434 -1.678
NCCAA-I-West: strength=-1.316 (#8)
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 The Master's College 12 17 2158 2204 0.207 6.044 -0.052 0.027 0.0000 0.0000 0 3.595 0.417 -0.364 Hope Int'l 0 27 1685 2378 -0.116 3.767 -1.772 -1.556 0.0000 0.0000 0 3.518 -1.486 -1.627 Simpson CA 8 20 1940 2196 -1.422 3.700 -1.850 -1.718 0.0000 0.0000 0 3.561 -1.469 -1.968
Conference Strengths CONFERENCE W L PCT RNK RATING NCCAA-I-MidWest 76 53 0.589 1 0.339 NCCAA-I-South 120 120 0.500 2 -0.311 NCCAA-I-East 86 73 0.541 3 -0.339 NCCAA-I-North Central 96 104 0.480 4 -0.960 NCCAA-I-Northwest 13 14 0.481 5 -1.074 NCCAA-I-Central 70 91 0.435 6 -1.124 NCCAA-I-MidEast 53 68 0.438 7 -1.314 NCCAA-I-West 20 64 0.238 8 -1.316

Home field advantage amounts to:
     0.287 points in main ratings
     0.032 points in improved RPI
Average of 2.15 points per score
Predict score:
Team Strength vs. Time Plot:
posted: Mon Dec 31 14:23:40 2007

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