2004 NCAA Division I-A Football Z-Ratings

Data courtesy Peter Wolfe.

Ratings include all games through 4 December 2004. 623 game results were used.

Weight of tied games = .035

Conference ratings

RkTeamConf.Z-RatingBSWPRecordPctRatioSOSRk
1Southern California PT9,980,090.994312-01.000 686.714145333
2Oklahoma BT9,292,959.993912-01.000 686.714135324
3Auburn SE1,111,724.979411-01.000 629.5711765.85
4Utah MW248,064.964411-01.000 629.571394.0221
5California PT166,533.959610-1.909 9.845169151
6Texas BT159,787.959110-1.909 9.845162302
7Boise State WA145,325.957911-01.000 629.571230.8336
8Georgia SE6586.6.89738-2.800 3.9741657.46
9Louisiana State SE4893.2.88499-2.818 4.4701094.811
10Virginia Tech AC4715.3.88339-2.818 4.4701055.012
11Tennessee SE3689.0.87129-3.750 2.9881234.48
12Arizona State PT3275.4.86498-3.727 2.6571232.79
13Texas A&M BT2508.8.84927-4.636 1.7471436.37
14Miami (FL) AC1965.4.83318-3.727 2.657739.6914
15Louisville US1957.1.832810-1.909 9.845198.7938
16Oregon State PT1473.7.81196-5.545 1.1991228.810
17Virginia AC1443.3.81038-3.727 2.657543.2117
18Iowa TN1396.4.80769-2.818 4.470312.4226
19Florida State AC1108.9.78848-3.727 2.657417.3519
20Oklahoma State BT1083.5.78647-4.636 1.747620.2816
21North Carolina AC991.38.77855-5.500 1.000991.3813
22Texas Tech BT867.15.76617-4.636 1.747496.4418
23Michigan TN763.04.75389-2.818 4.470170.7246
24Georgia Tech AC648.33.73735-5.500 1.000648.3315
25Wisconsin TN627.82.73399-2.818 4.470140.4654
26Florida SE571.47.72397-4.636 1.747327.1725
27Colorado BT492.35.70767-5.583 1.399352.0324
28Clemson AC449.36.69726-5.545 1.199374.6922
29Texas - El Paso WA372.08.67507-3.700 2.326159.9951
30UCLA PT359.83.67106-5.545 1.199300.0328
31Notre Dame IN351.95.66836-5.545 1.199293.4629
32West Virginia BE344.23.66567-3.700 2.326148.0253
33Purdue TN336.86.66307-4.636 1.747192.8540
34New Mexico MW331.61.66107-4.636 1.747189.8541
35Ohio State TN314.39.65447-4.636 1.747179.9944
36North Carolina State AC275.11.63764-6.400 0.668412.0720
37Boston College BE266.70.63367-3.700 2.326114.6858
38Pittsburgh BE266.54.63357-3.700 2.326114.6159
39Arkansas SE234.48.61695-6.455 0.834281.2130
40Washington State PT210.89.60295-6.455 0.834252.9233
41Maryland AC205.29.59935-6.455 0.834246.2134
42Iowa State BT201.07.59655-5.500 1.000201.0737
43Fresno State WA201.00.59657-3.700 2.32686.42868
44Syracuse BE198.94.59516-5.545 1.199165.8847
45South Carolina SE198.23.59466-5.545 1.199165.2948
46Oregon PT183.73.58446-6.500 1.000183.7342
47Brigham Young MW162.81.56795-6.455 0.834195.2639
48Alabama SE162.56.56775-5.500 1.000162.5650
49Louisiana Tech WA156.32.56236-6.500 1.000156.3252
50Stanford PT148.53.55534-7.364 0.572259.4432
51Connecticut BE140.57.54776-4.600 1.49893.85064
52Northwestern TN140.13.54726-6.500 1.000140.1355
53Memphis US139.58.54677-3.700 2.32660.01778
54Navy IN136.89.54407-2.778 3.47839.35593
55Hawaii WA134.46.54156-4.600 1.49889.76866
56Nebraska BT120.27.52594-6.400 0.668180.1443
57Wake Forest AC105.69.50783-7.300 0.430245.7935
58North Texas SB103.35.50467-3.700 2.32644.44291
59Alabama - Birmingham US102.86.50407-4.636 1.74758.88880
60Wyoming MW99.865.49985-5.500 1.00099.86561
61Arizona PT93.860.49112-8.200 0.252373.0023
62Kansas BT93.552.49064-7.364 0.572163.4149
63Minnesota TN93.334.49035-5.500 1.00093.33465
64Southern Mississippi US86.665.47996-5.545 1.19972.26373
65Missouri BT82.563.47305-6.455 0.83499.01862
66Kansas State BT74.712.45903-7.300 0.430173.7545
67Mississippi SE69.267.44844-7.364 0.572120.9957
68Baylor BT67.188.44412-8.200 0.252267.0031
69Air Force MW63.732.43674-6.400 0.66895.45963
70Michigan State TN61.298.43135-7.417 0.71585.73269
71Cincinnati US58.111.42396-6.500 1.00058.11181
72Colorado State MW52.587.41013-7.300 0.430122.3056
73Texas Christian US49.801.40265-6.455 0.83459.72779
74Toledo MA49.624.40229-3.750 2.98816.606104
75Troy State SB44.604.38766-4.600 1.49829.77995
76Penn State TN44.025.38594-7.364 0.57276.90072
77Rutgers BE41.992.37954-6.400 0.66862.89776
78San Diego State MW38.367.36743-7.300 0.43089.22767
79Northern Illinois MA34.966.35517-3.700 2.32615.035105
80Duke AC34.662.35391-9.100 0.113307.1927
81Tulane US34.419.35304-6.400 0.66851.55386
82Mississippi State SE33.858.35083-7.300 0.43078.74070
83New Mexico State SB28.772.32983-6.333 0.50157.37882
84South Florida US28.666.32933-7.300 0.43066.66675
85Bowling Green MA27.487.32397-3.700 2.32611.819107
86Miami (Ohio) MA22.233.29757-4.636 1.74712.728106
87Houston US19.801.28363-8.273 0.37652.61185
88Middle Tennessee State SB19.700.28305-5.500 1.00019.700102
89Southern Methodist WA17.175.26693-8.273 0.37645.63489
90Tulsa WA16.905.26513-8.273 0.37644.91690
91Indiana TN15.719.25683-8.273 0.37641.76592
92Illinois TN14.152.24512-8.200 0.25256.24083
93Nevada - Las Vegas MW13.800.24242-9.182 0.22461.68077
94Rice WA13.676.24143-8.273 0.37636.33894
95Nevada WA12.225.22944-7.364 0.57221.354101
96Louisiana - Monroe SB12.002.22753-6.333 0.50123.93499
97East Carolina US11.934.22692-9.182 0.22453.33984
98Marshall MA11.884.22656-5.545 1.1999.9087108
99Temple BE11.634.22421-9.100 0.113103.1060
100Utah State SB10.503.21383-8.273 0.37627.90796
101Army US10.432.21312-9.182 0.22446.62687
102Kentucky SE10.214.21102-9.182 0.22445.65288
103Akron MA9.9183.20816-5.545 1.1998.2700109
104Arkansas State SB9.7474.20643-8.273 0.37625.89998
105Vanderbilt SE8.0887.18881-9.100 0.11371.68674
106Washington PT7.1938.17831-11.083 0.09277.89571
107Louisiana - Lafayette SB6.6376.17142-7.222 0.28723.088100
108Idaho SB6.5736.17063-8.273 0.37617.466103
109Ohio MA4.4737.14074-7.364 0.5727.8144110
110San Jose State WA2.9335.11371-9.100 0.11325.99897
111Kent State MA1.7889.08903-6.333 0.5013.5674111
112Eastern Michigan MA.95707.06624-6.400 0.6681.4335112
113Central Michigan MA.37027.04423-7.300 0.430.86111114
114Buffalo MA.31316.04152-9.182 0.2241.3997113
115Ball State MA.01321.01822-9.182 0.224.05905117
116Central Florida MA.00022.00450-10.000 0.002.12821115
117Western Michigan MA.00022.00450-10.000 0.002.12766116

Conference ratings

RkConferenceBSWPTmsTop Team
1Atlantic Coast Conference (AC).711611Virginia Tech (10)
2Big XII Conference (BT).688912Oklahoma (2)
3Pacific-10 Conference (PT).685810Southern California (1)
4Southeastern Conference (SE).622912Auburn (3)
5Independent (IN).60712Notre Dame (31)
6Big Ten Conference (TN).546711Iowa (18)
7Big East Conference (BE).52707West Virginia (32)
8Mountain West Conference (MW).51998Utah (4)
9Western Athletic Conference (WA).440410Boise State (7)
10Conference USA (US).410011Louisville (15)
11Sun Belt Conference (SB).26079North Texas (58)
12Mid-American Conference (MA).115714Toledo (74)

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