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NCAA Power Rankings: Alabama Three-Peat?

NCAA football preseason power rankings

August 26, 2013

WhatIfSports.com utilizes its NCAA football simulation to present the most comprehensive and unbiased ranking of all 125 FBS teams. We simulated thousands of games and used those winning percentages to evaluate every team. All 125 teams are ranked below with their average points for and against from the simulated games. Simulations are based on updated rosters and depth charts so significant week-to-week changes may occur once the regular season kicks off.

Teams Ranked by Winning Percentage
(everyone plays everyone 100 times)

 TeamWin PctPS/GPA/G
1.Alabama Crimson Tide83.230.316.5
2.Ohio State Buckeyes78.730.318.8
3.Georgia Bulldogs78.330.419.2
4.Oregon Ducks78.030.519.2
5.South Carolina Gamecocks75.526.917.4
6.Texas A&M Aggies75.430.520.6
7.Clemson Tigers74.429.220.0
8.Michigan Wolverines74.228.419.5
9.LSU Tigers72.626.117.7
10.Notre Dame Fighting Irish72.326.818.3
11.Stanford Cardinal71.726.318.1
12.Boise State Broncos71.428.520.5
13.Florida State Seminoles71.128.119.7
14.Oklahoma Sooners70.729.921.9
15.Louisville Cardinals70.729.221.7
16.Oklahoma State Cowboys70.429.521.6
17.Florida Gators69.425.217.7
18.Oregon State Beavers68.527.520.5
19.Fresno State Bulldogs68.328.822.1
20.Nebraska Cornhuskers68.228.421.4
 TeamWin PctPS/GPA/G
21.Northwestern Wildcats67.826.420.0
22.Wisconsin Badgers67.527.020.9
23.UCLA Bruins67.427.721.7
24.Texas Longhorns67.228.021.3
25.TCU Horned Frogs67.126.119.6
26.Michigan State Spartans66.624.418.6
27.USC Trojans65.928.121.9
28.Arizona State Sun Devils65.426.220.4
29.Washington Huskies64.926.620.7
30.Baylor Bears64.727.922.6
31.Vanderbilt Commodores64.624.519.1
32.Ole Miss Rebels64.024.820.0
33.Miami (FL) Hurricanes63.329.223.6
34.Virginia Tech Hokies62.624.219.0
35.North Carolina Tar Heels61.727.222.3
36.Kansas State Wildcats61.425.020.9
37.Texas Tech Red Raiders60.727.723.5
38.BYU Cougars60.624.420.3
39.Cincinnati Bearcats60.325.321.4
40.Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets59.525.722.1
 TeamWin PctPS/GPA/G
41.Arizona Wildcats59.126.923.3
42.Penn State Nittany Lions58.324.921.6
43.Tennessee Volunteers58.026.623.5
44.Mississippi State Bulldogs58.026.022.5
45.Pittsburgh Panthers57.723.220.7
46.UCF Knights57.325.923.4
47.Auburn Tigers57.023.821.0
48.Northern Illinois Huskies56.726.524.2
49.Arkansas Razorbacks56.024.522.2
50.Tulsa Golden Hurricane55.624.422.5
51.Utah State Aggies55.425.423.9
52.San Jose State Spartans55.325.624.2
53.Missouri Tigers54.924.022.0
54.Rutgers Scarlet Knights54.823.621.5
55.Utah Utes54.222.921.4
56.Indiana Hoosiers54.025.824.3
57.Iowa State Cyclones53.924.423.1
58.West Virginia Mountaineers52.726.024.8
59.Minnesota Golden Gophers52.623.222.4
60.California Golden Bears52.523.522.3
 TeamWin PctPS/GPA/G
61.Maryland Terrapins51.922.421.8
62.North Carolina State Wolfpack51.522.622.3
63.Virginia Cavaliers51.222.822.6
64.Iowa Hawkeyes50.022.922.8
65.Kentucky Wildcats48.422.723.4
66.San Diego State Aztecs47.522.523.3
67.Navy Midshipmen47.324.125.3
68.Ball State Cardinals46.726.327.3
69.Louisiana-Lafayette Ragin' Cajuns46.325.326.5
70.Washington State Cougars46.322.023.5
71.Nevada Wolf Pack46.024.825.9
72.Marshall Thundering Herd45.426.728.1
73.East Carolina Pirates45.024.126.4
74.Syracuse Orange44.922.524.7
75.Connecticut Huskies44.821.222.7
76.Purdue Boilermakers44.722.625.0
77.Duke Blue Devils44.023.225.5
78.Rice Owls43.223.325.8
79.Air Force Falcons42.722.825.6
80.South Florida Bulls42.721.623.8
 TeamWin PctPS/GPA/G
81.Wake Forest Demon Deacons42.520.923.2
82.Illinois Fighting Illini42.521.423.8
83.Kansas Jayhawks40.821.825.0
84.Colorado Buffaloes40.122.325.8
85.Boston College Eagles39.921.625.5
86.Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks39.723.226.6
87.Bowling Green Falcons39.121.124.8
88.SMU Mustangs39.021.625.9
89.Toledo Rockets38.724.528.5
90.Memphis Tigers38.421.425.6
91.Houston Cougars38.122.627.1
92.Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders37.923.328.1
93.Louisiana Tech Bulldogs37.824.228.6
94.Western Kentucky Hilltoppers37.720.925.3
95.Western Michigan Broncos37.622.226.8
96.Colorado State Rams37.521.826.3
97.Wyoming Cowboys37.023.128.0
98.Ohio Bobcats36.822.326.6
99.Troy Trojans35.923.428.8
100.Temple Owls35.619.824.9
 TeamWin PctPS/GPA/G
101.Buffalo Bulls34.719.625.2
102.Arkansas State Red Wolves34.421.226.9
103.New Mexico Lobos33.621.727.3
104.Kent State Golden Flashes33.020.126.3
105.Central Michigan Chippewas32.220.928.0
106.Texas-San Antonio Roadrunners31.821.628.6
107.UAB Blazers31.421.629.0
108.North Texas Mean Green31.020.227.3
109.UNLV Rebels30.720.227.5
110.UTEP Miners30.320.628.0
111.Texas State Bobcats29.921.328.4
112.Tulane Green Wave29.820.929.1
113.Florida Atlantic Owls27.019.328.7
114.FIU Golden Panthers26.819.127.6
115.Hawaii Rainbow Warriors26.417.026.4
116.Southern Miss Golden Eagles26.318.827.7
117.South Alabama Jaguars26.017.126.9
118.Army Black Knights25.819.828.8
119.Eastern Michigan Eagles25.419.729.0
120.Akron Zips24.619.329.6
 TeamWin PctPS/GPA/G
121.Miami (OH) RedHawks23.619.430.1
122.New Mexico State Aggies22.118.929.6
123.Massachusetts Minutemen18.616.429.7
124.Idaho Vandals16.816.530.3
125.Georgia State Panthers14.716.630.9

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