1967 NCAA Division IA Football Power Ratings

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Final power ratings for the 1967 season are listed below. Home field advantage for this year was .541 and the root for determining point spreads was 1.261.

The average home field advantage for this year is 2.40 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 Southern California .887 .770 .774 23.45 7.91 10 1 0 .909 AAWU
2 Oklahoma .859 .616 .595 26.36 8.36 10 1 0 .909 Big 8
3 Wyoming .826 .749 .565 26.27 10.82 10 1 0 .909 WAC
4 Tennessee .823 .758 .719 25.73 12.82 9 2 0 .818 SEC
5 North Carolina State .809 .591 .655 19.45 8.55 9 2 0 .818 ACC
6 UCLA .806 .762 .802 28.40 16.10 7 2 1 .750 AAWU
7 Notre Dame .804 .855 .642 33.70 12.40 8 2 0 .800 Eastern Independent
8 Purdue .803 .772 .723 29.10 15.40 8 2 0 .800 Big Ten
9 Penn State .800 .635 .745 27.18 14.36 8 2 1 .773 Eastern Independent
10 Alabama .799 .910 .786 18.55 11.91 8 2 1 .773 SEC
11 Toledo .791 .400 .399 26.60 8.30 9 1 0 .900 MAC
12 Oregon State .787 .619 .760 18.70 13.70 7 2 1 .750 AAWU
13 Florida State .787 .682 .871 22.73 17.00 7 2 2 .727 South/West Independent
14 Louisiana State .773 .716 .767 24.36 11.55 7 3 1 .682 SEC
15 Colorado .764 .617 .563 22.27 10.27 9 2 0 .818 Big 8
16 Houston .756 .662 .667 32.20 12.20 7 3 0 .700 South/West Independent
17 Texas-El Paso .755 .578 .570 33.70 14.50 7 2 1 .750 South/West Independent
18 Georgia .740 .784 .731 23.36 10.82 7 4 0 .636 SEC
19 Indiana .733 .419 .616 17.91 14.45 9 2 0 .818 Big Ten
20 Syracuse .733 .733 .481 21.00 12.70 8 2 0 .800 Eastern Independent
21 Miami (Florida) .733 .716 .748 23.36 12.73 7 4 0 .636 South/West Independent
22 Arizona State .726 .592 .501 35.00 21.00 8 2 0 .800 WAC
23 Minnesota .713 .540 .495 16.30 10.60 8 2 0 .800 Big Ten
24 Texas A&M .706 .527 .729 19.18 14.00 7 4 0 .636 SWC
25 Mississippi .691 .800 .848 16.45 15.00 6 4 1 .591 SEC
26 Missouri .691 .699 .568 13.40 7.60 7 3 0 .700 Big 8
27 Nebraska .684 .779 .670 12.70 8.30 6 4 0 .600 Big 8
28 North Texas .682 .536 .384 30.89 15.33 7 1 1 .833 MVC
29 Texas .682 .756 .626 18.60 12.30 6 4 0 .600 SWC
30 Army .679 .629 .324 18.30 9.40 8 2 0 .800 Eastern Independent
31 Auburn .668 .610 .664 23.70 12.30 6 4 0 .600 SEC
32 Utah State .664 .605 .440 20.50 14.30 7 2 1 .750 South/West Independent
33 Virginia Tech .660 .662 .414 18.30 11.20 7 3 0 .700 South/West Independent
34 Brigham Young .655 .607 .651 27.80 21.50 6 4 0 .600 WAC
35 New Mexico State .652 .605 .284 34.60 14.50 7 2 1 .750 South/West Independent
36 Florida .651 .789 .642 20.10 16.10 6 4 0 .600 SEC
37 Memphis .648 .649 .599 22.89 16.67 6 3 0 .667 South/West Independent
38 Yale .645 .416 .153 30.89 12.22 8 1 0 .889 Ivy
39 Clemson .642 .584 .598 16.60 12.80 6 4 0 .600 ACC
40 Kansas .638 .430 .721 16.60 14.60 5 5 0 .500 Big 8
41 East Carolina .622 .429 .224 25.30 17.80 8 2 0 .800 Southern
42 Tulsa .620 .650 .311 30.40 15.50 7 3 0 .700 MVC
43 Miami (Ohio) .619 .716 .512 18.10 11.40 6 4 0 .600 MAC
44 Ohio .617 .447 .663 22.30 17.30 5 5 0 .500 MAC
45 West Virginia .606 .508 .541 18.80 11.70 5 4 1 .550 Southern
46 Dayton .591 .470 .408 17.10 11.20 6 3 1 .650 Eastern Independent
47 West Texas A&M .586 .579 .258 27.00 20.00 8 3 0 .727 South/West Independent
48 Navy .581 .572 .639 20.50 25.30 5 4 1 .550 Eastern Independent
49 Texas Tech .581 .578 .457 21.70 16.50 6 4 0 .600 SWC
50 Washington .581 .646 .634 13.60 13.00 5 5 0 .500 AAWU
51 Stanford .575 .576 .694 15.70 17.90 5 5 0 .500 AAWU
52 Dartmouth .570 .654 .226 22.78 16.22 7 2 0 .778 Ivy
53 California .569 .488 .672 15.50 19.50 5 5 0 .500 AAWU
54 Virginia Military Institute .568 .317 .500 20.50 19.50 6 4 0 .600 Southern
55 William & Mary .563 .485 .527 19.60 17.70 5 4 1 .550 Southern
56 Southern Mississippi .559 .573 .348 22.33 12.67 6 3 0 .667 South/West Independent
57 Xavier .550 .502 .353 13.20 14.20 6 3 1 .650 Eastern Independent
58 Kent .547 .465 .493 19.50 14.40 5 5 0 .500 MAC
59 Ohio State .546 .581 .354 16.11 13.33 6 3 0 .667 Big Ten
60 Colorado State .535 .562 .537 21.90 14.90 4 5 1 .450 South/West Independent
61 Oklahoma State .534 .516 .672 12.30 14.00 4 5 1 .450 Big 8
62 Bowling Green State .532 .618 .373 13.10 13.00 6 4 0 .600 MAC
63 Western Michigan .525 .513 .496 17.33 18.22 5 4 0 .556 MAC
64 Georgia Tech .521 .778 .732 12.90 20.50 4 6 0 .400 South/West Independent
65 Michigan State .520 .842 .779 17.30 19.30 3 7 0 .300 Big Ten
66 Buffalo .519 .468 .274 24.10 19.10 6 4 0 .600 Eastern Independent
67 Louisville .516 .482 .349 26.00 16.20 5 5 0 .500 MVC
68 Cornell .510 .497 .143 23.33 16.11 6 2 1 .722 Ivy
69 Arkansas .508 .819 .451 20.00 14.90 4 5 1 .450 SWC
70 Harvard .505 .603 .162 28.44 16.00 6 3 0 .667 Ivy
71 Richmond .504 .237 .490 13.90 17.80 5 5 0 .500 Southern
72 Virginia .504 .476 .468 17.20 16.90 5 5 0 .500 ACC
73 Duke .501 .569 .593 14.30 15.30 4 6 0 .400 ACC
74 South Carolina .496 .441 .519 15.90 16.60 5 5 0 .500 ACC
75 Utah .491 .554 .700 18.55 22.91 4 7 0 .364 WAC
76 Arizona .486 .432 .708 16.20 23.10 3 6 1 .350 WAC
77 Princeton .483 .645 .152 25.89 18.00 6 3 0 .667 Ivy
78 Rice .474 .500 .546 16.40 17.50 4 6 0 .400 SWC
79 Illinois .470 .618 .645 14.30 21.30 4 6 0 .400 Big Ten
80 Michigan .465 .655 .516 14.40 17.90 4 6 0 .400 Big Ten
81 Wake Forest .465 .408 .606 17.50 25.60 4 6 0 .400 ACC
82 Boston College .463 .496 .455 22.70 21.20 4 6 0 .400 Eastern Independent
83 Citadel .449 .300 .306 15.50 14.40 5 5 0 .500 Southern
84 Kentucky .446 .576 .889 11.10 23.00 2 8 0 .200 SEC
85 Holy Cross .443 .475 .307 15.80 17.00 5 5 0 .500 Eastern Independent
86 Tulane .438 .518 .618 16.40 22.30 3 7 0 .300 South/West Independent
87 Texas Christian .436 .501 .540 11.30 18.50 4 6 0 .400 SWC
88 Vanderbilt .423 .393 .653 16.50 24.10 2 7 1 .250 SEC
89 Southern Methodist .419 .625 .644 13.50 21.40 3 7 0 .300 SWC
90 Northwestern .411 .518 .544 14.90 21.30 3 7 0 .300 Big Ten
91 Air Force .407 .538 .635 8.60 17.30 2 6 2 .300 South/West Independent
92 Villanova .403 .434 .437 16.50 20.50 4 6 0 .400 Eastern Independent
93 Wichita State .397 .376 .620 14.00 20.10 2 7 1 .250 MVC
94 Washington State .391 .481 .765 14.10 26.60 2 8 0 .200 AAWU
95 Davidson .391 .319 .315 23.67 24.67 4 5 0 .444 Southern
96 Cincinnati .388 .473 .560 12.33 21.00 3 6 0 .333 MVC
97 Oregon .379 .525 .675 10.40 19.30 2 8 0 .200 AAWU
98 Furman .379 .275 .084 23.60 24.90 5 5 0 .500 Southern
99 Iowa .367 .367 .693 16.10 27.70 1 8 1 .150 Big Ten
100 Pacific .363 .271 .156 22.33 17.56 4 5 0 .444 South/West Independent
101 San Jose State .332 .408 .544 18.44 31.78 2 7 0 .222 South/West Independent
102 Mississippi State .329 .551 .950 4.90 25.90 1 9 0 .100 SEC
103 Kansas State .319 .239 .773 9.00 26.30 1 9 0 .100 Big 8
104 Baylor .315 .640 .640 10.10 19.90 1 8 1 .150 SWC
105 Iowa State .314 .449 .663 8.60 27.50 2 8 0 .200 Big 8
106 Rutgers .308 .420 .078 17.22 18.89 4 5 0 .444 Eastern Independent
107 North Carolina .308 .464 .446 10.40 18.20 2 8 0 .200 ACC
108 Pittsburgh .293 .432 .804 7.30 29.50 1 9 0 .100 Eastern Independent
109 Idaho .279 .439 .123 15.60 33.20 4 6 0 .400 South/West Independent
110 Pennsylvania .279 .294 .205 19.22 26.33 3 6 0 .333 Ivy
111 Wisconsin .262 .436 .551 12.00 22.40 0 9 1 .050 Big Ten
112 Wild Card U .248 .299 .375 12.57 28.28 19 74 0 .204  
113 New Mexico .245 .414 .566 15.20 43.30 1 9 0 .100 WAC
114 Brown .218 .279 .203 8.44 22.89 2 6 1 .278 Ivy
115 Columbia .218 .303 .230 12.11 22.78 2 7 0 .222 Ivy
116 Maryland .213 .502 .738 5.11 25.67 0 9 0 .000 ACC
117 Tampa .196 .348 .282 8.44 26.00 2 7 0 .222 South/West Independent
118 Colgate .183 .616 .128 12.10 18.10 2 8 0 .200 Eastern Independent
119 Marshall .182 .376 .599 7.20 31.10 0 10 0 .000 MAC

Conference PR PS SOS Wins Losses Ties Pct Teams
SEC .634 .688 .765 54 47 4 .533 10
AAWU .622 .608 .722 43 36 2 .543 8
Big 8 .600 .543 .653 44 37 1 .543 8
WAC .572 .558 .615 32 29 1 .524 6
South/West Independent .548 .565 .490 94 76 8 .551 18
MAC .545 .505 .505 36 33 0 .522 7
Big Ten .529 .575 .592 46 52 2 .470 10
Eastern Independent .525 .553 .434 75 61 4 .550 14
MVC .521 .503 .445 24 22 2 .521 5
SWC .515 .618 .579 35 44 2 .444 8
Southern .510 .359 .373 43 34 2 .557 8
ACC .492 .504 .578 35 45 0 .438 8
Ivy .429 .461 .184 40 30 2 .569 8

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