1910 NCAA Division IA Football Power Ratings

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Final power ratings for the 1910 season are listed below. Home field advantage for this year was .559 and the root for determining point spreads was 0.833.

The average home field advantage for this year is 3.02 points.

Some game locations are unknown and have been estimated. Research continues.

KEY: PR=Final power rating, PS=Pre-season power rating, SOS=strength of schedule.


Rank Team PR PS SOS PF PA Wins Losses Ties Pct Conference
1 Vanderbilt .874 .639 .463 18.44 0.89 8 0 1 .944 Southern Independent
2 Harvard .855 .765 .366 17.22 0.56 8 0 1 .944 Northeast Independent
3 Navy .844 .645 .305 11.00 0.00 8 0 1 .944 Mid-Atlantic Independent
4 Pittsburgh .824 .622 .100 31.33 0.00 9 0 0 1.000 Eastern Independent
5 Auburn .814 .634 .558 25.14 1.29 6 1 0 .857 Southern Independent
6 Pennsylvania .786 .814 .384 16.73 1.73 9 1 1 .864 Eastern Independent
7 Mississippi .780 .396 .278 18.00 1.13 7 1 0 .875 Southern Independent
8 Princeton .778 .731 .260 12.63 0.63 7 1 0 .875 Eastern Independent
9 Illinois .760 .468 .105 12.71 0.00 7 0 0 1.000 Western
10 Georgia .741 .427 .593 31.33 5.78 6 2 1 .722 Southern Independent
11 Yale .741 .894 .710 9.00 3.90 6 2 2 .700 Northeast Independent
12 Nebraska .730 .568 .229 32.50 4.50 7 1 0 .875 MVIAA
13 Georgetown .724 .342 .393 19.25 3.25 6 1 1 .813 Mid-Atlantic Independent
14 Texas A&M .715 .663 .181 22.56 2.67 8 1 0 .889 Western Independent
15 Sewanee .714 .747 .348 26.45 5.82 9 2 0 .818 Southern Independent
16 Brown .710 .645 .501 19.80 4.70 7 2 1 .750 Northeast Independent
17 Georgia Tech .706 .584 .695 24.63 6.25 5 3 0 .625 Southern Independent
18 Minnesota .699 .640 .261 25.57 0.86 6 1 0 .857 Western
19 Arkansas .695 .569 .107 27.63 2.38 7 1 0 .875 Western Independent
20 Army .686 .560 .390 12.00 1.50 6 2 0 .750 Northeast Independent
21 Baylor .684 .504 .089 27.13 2.13 6 0 2 .875 Western Independent
22 Virginia Tech .681 .671 .373 13.63 2.38 6 2 0 .750 Mid-Atlantic Independent
23 Colorado College .671 .522 .089 17.14 4.29 7 0 0 1.000 Rocky Mountain
24 Texas .661 .581 .362 20.25 4.00 5 2 1 .688 Western Independent
25 Davidson .653 .462 .243 27.75 4.50 6 2 0 .750 Mid-Atlantic Independent
26 Lafayette .640 .750 .221 15.00 2.33 7 2 0 .778 Eastern Independent
27 Colorado .639 .604 .050 20.17 0.50 6 0 0 1.000 Rocky Mountain
28 Mississippi State .638 .435 .210 24.33 4.00 7 2 0 .778 Southern Independent
29 Kansas .633 .724 .168 9.38 2.75 6 1 1 .813 MVIAA
30 Michigan .618 .628 .399 4.83 1.50 3 0 3 .750 Eastern Independent
31 Cornell .605 .582 .237 20.63 5.50 5 2 1 .688 Northeast Independent
32 Carlisle .603 .761 .573 16.79 4.93 8 6 0 .571 Eastern Independent
33 Indiana .602 .398 .052 15.86 0.86 6 1 0 .857 Western
34 Virginia .598 .643 .170 14.63 4.63 6 2 0 .750 Mid-Atlantic Independent
35 North Carolina State .582 .524 .196 20.83 2.00 4 0 2 .833 Mid-Atlantic Independent
36 Clemson .582 .489 .540 13.25 6.75 4 3 1 .563 Mid-Atlantic Independent
37 Mercer .580 .305 .360 13.22 8.22 6 3 0 .667 Southern Independent
38 Penn State .578 .709 .210 30.38 3.00 5 2 1 .688 Eastern Independent
39 Tennessee-Chattanooga .561 .262 .204 17.88 5.50 5 2 1 .688 Southern Independent
40 Colgate .544 .549 .368 20.86 7.57 4 2 1 .643 Northeast Independent
41 Missouri .537 .671 .186 9.63 2.13 4 2 2 .625 MVIAA
42 Iowa * .536 .466 .122 13.43 2.14 5 2 0 .714 Western & MVIAA
43 Syracuse .527 .541 .436 5.30 4.20 5 4 1 .550 Northeast Independent
44 Utah .477 .234 .286 11.67 7.33 4 2 0 .667 Rocky Mountain
45 Denver .464 .560 .276 9.00 8.13 4 3 1 .563 Rocky Mountain
46 Washington & Lee .455 .441 .451 6.00 13.71 4 3 0 .571 Mid-Atlantic Independent
47 Alabama .453 .648 .473 8.13 13.38 4 4 0 .500 Southern Independent
48 Southwestern (Texas) .452 .234 .602 15.83 10.50 2 4 0 .333 Western Independent
49 Wyoming .439 .264 .268 13.38 9.63 4 4 0 .500 Rocky Mountain
50 Iowa State .437 .580 .435 4.63 10.63 4 4 0 .500 MVIAA
51 Washington & Jefferson .422 .678 .337 8.29 4.57 3 3 1 .500 Eastern Independent
52 South Carolina .382 .230 .200 8.38 13.63 4 4 0 .500 Mid-Atlantic Independent
53 North Carolina .370 .491 .491 7.78 7.44 3 6 0 .333 Mid-Atlantic Independent
54 Tennessee .363 .393 .406 5.56 14.89 3 5 1 .389 Southern Independent
55 Louisiana State .326 .678 .780 7.50 19.83 1 5 0 .167 Southern Independent
56 Lehigh .325 .466 .479 5.11 10.89 2 6 1 .278 Eastern Independent
57 Drake .323 .586 .298 5.38 9.13 3 5 0 .375 MVIAA
58 Washington (Missouri) .319 .339 .259 10.71 19.71 3 4 0 .429 MVIAA
59 Villanova .295 .409 .792 1.00 11.67 0 4 2 .167 Eastern Independent
60 Texas Christian .284 .578 .375 5.00 20.78 2 6 1 .278 Western Independent
61 Citadel .276 .323 .142 3.71 10.71 3 4 0 .429 Mid-Atlantic Independent
62 Colorado Mines .271 .391 .399 4.17 10.67 2 4 0 .333 Rocky Mountain
63 Wild Card U .268 .234 .627 3.37 19.17 39 166 13 .209  
64 Dickinson .266 .460 .346 4.10 15.80 3 7 0 .300 Eastern Independent
65 Chicago .262 .588 .410 3.43 9.43 2 5 0 .286 Western
66 Bucknell .261 .451 .320 6.00 17.13 2 6 0 .250 Eastern Independent
67 Wisconsin .249 .463 .242 3.80 9.20 1 2 2 .400 Western
68 Wake Forest .206 .198 .235 5.89 17.11 2 7 0 .222 Mid-Atlantic Independent
69 Northwestern .191 .203 .249 2.00 9.00 1 3 1 .300 Western
70 Samford .185 .398 .555 1.25 36.25 1 7 0 .125 Southern Independent
71 Purdue .173 .245 .353 3.17 10.83 1 5 0 .167 Western
72 Carnegie Tech .164 .234 .284 1.00 21.50 1 6 1 .188 Eastern Independent
73 Haskell .153 .417 .393 1.88 43.75 1 7 0 .125 Western Independent
74 Tulane .140 .454 .605 0.86 18.00 0 7 0 .000 Southern Independent
75 Colorado State .092 .234 .403 1.20 22.00 0 5 0 .000 Rocky Mountain

Conference PR PS SOS Wins Losses Ties Pct Teams
Northeast Independent .667 .648 .430 41 14 7 .718 7
Southern Independent .562 .500 .466 68 44 4 .603 14
Mid-Atlantic Independent .529 .455 .312 56 34 5 .616 12
Western Independent .521 .507 .301 31 21 4 .589 7
Eastern Independent .505 .593 .362 59 44 10 .566 13
MVIAA * .502 .562 .242 32 19 3 .620 7
Rocky Mountain .436 .401 .253 27 18 1 .598 7
Western * .434 .434 .224 29 19 3 .598 8

* Iowa was a member of both the Western and MVIAA conferences in 1910 and their performance is reflected in the conference statistics for both of these conferences.


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