The Muskrat's Sad Panda Rankings
2010 NCAA College Football Bowl Subdivision
For the Week of October 9, 2010
  Opponent's Strength of  
  Best Win Against Worst Loss To Average Schedule  
  Rank Institution   GPA     Grade   W L Last Week Results Previous Week Rank   Rank   Opponent     Rank   Opponent Ranking Ranking  
  1 LSU   3.9123   A   6 0 Defeated Florida 33-29             2 Up 1     24   West Virginia        -         44.50 5  
  2 Auburn   3.8515   A   6 0 Defeated Kentucky 37-34             3 Up 1     18   South Carolina        -         60.83 34  
  3 Ohio St.   3.8094   A   6 0 Defeated Indiana 38-10             5 Up 2     33   Illinois        -         75.33 82  
  4 Missouri   3.7495   A-   5 0 Defeated Colorado 26-0           10 Up 6     33   Illinois        -         65.60 53  
  5 Boise St.   3.7487   A-   5 0 Defeated Toledo 57-14             8 Up 3     21   Oregon St.        -         69.60 63  
  6 Oklahoma   3.7338   A-   5 0 Bye             7 Up 1     22   Florida St.        -         54.40 20  
  7 TCU   3.6892   A-   6 0 Defeated Wyoming 45-0             9 Up 2     21   Oregon St.        -         75.50 83  
  8 Oklahoma St.   3.6307   A-   5 0 Defeated La.-Lafayette 54-28           11 Up 3     34   Texas A&M        -         72.20 75  
  9 Michigan St.   3.5886   A-   6 0 Defeated Michigan 34-17           12 Up 3     23   Wisconsin        -         68.17 59  
  10 Oregon   3.5849   A-   6 0 Defeated Washington St. 43-23             6 Down 4     19   Stanford        -         86.50 110  
  11 Nebraska   3.5259   A-   5 0 Defeated Kansas St. 48-13           15 Up 4     37   Kansas St.        -         79.80 96  
  12 Utah   3.5143   A-   5 0 Defeated Iowa St. 68-27           14 Up 2     78   Pittsburgh        -         100.00 119  
  13 Alabama   3.3844   B+   5 1 Lost to South Carolina 35-21             1 Down 12     17   Arkansas       18   South Carolina   59.33 30  
  14 Arizona   3.3441   B+   4 1 Lost to Oregon St. 29-27             3 Down 11     20   Iowa       21   Oregon St.   55.60 22  
  15 Nevada   3.3317   B+   6 0 Defeated San Jose St. 35-13           16 Up 1     36   California        -         95.83 116  
  16 North Carolina St.   3.3105   B+   5 1 Defeated Boston College 44-17           20 Up 4     40   Georgia Tech       29   Virginia Tech   65.67 54  
  17 Arkansas   3.2621   B   4 1 Defeated Texas A&M 24-17           25 Up 8     34   Texas A&M       13   Alabama   66.80 50  
  18 South Carolina   3.1693   B   4 1 Defeated Alabama 35-21           27 Up 9     13   Alabama         2   Auburn   52.00 15  
  19 Stanford   3.1617   B   5 1 Defeated Southern California 37-35           22 Up 3     27   Southern California       10   Oregon   61.67 38  
  20 Iowa   3.0647   B   4 1 Bye           21 Up 1     71   Penn St.       14   Arizona   78.20 93  
  21 Oregon St.   3.0579   B   3 2 Defeated Arizona 29-27           32 Up 11     14   Arizona         7   TCU   29.00 1  
  22 Florida St.   3.0084   B   5 1 Defeated Miami (FL) 45-17           42 Up 20     38   Miami (FL)         6   Oklahoma   70.00 64  
  23 Wisconsin   2.8951   B-   5 1 Defeated Minnesota 41-23           29 Up 6     57   Arizona St.         9   Michigan St.   83.83 106  
  24 West Virginia   2.8899   B-   4 1 Defeated UNLV 49-10           31 Up 7     35   Maryland         1   LSU   73.80 77  
  25 Florida   2.8839   B-   4 2 Lost to LSU 33-29           19 Down 6     60   Kentucky       13   Alabama   51.33 17  
  26 Air Force   2.8779   B-   5 1 Defeated Colorado St. 49-27           28 Up 2     65   Navy         6   Oklahoma   81.83 100  
  27 Southern California   2.8750   B-   4 2 Lost to Stanford 37-35           24 Down 3     39   Hawaii       70   Washington   69.50 61  
  28 North Carolina   2.8413   B-   3 2 Defeated Clemson 21-16           35 Up 7     55   Rutgers       40   Georgia Tech   43.80 4  
  29 Virginia Tech   2.8275   B-   4 2 Defeated Central Mich. 45-21           33 Up 4     16   North Carolina St.     121   FCS Team (1-AA)   63.33 46  
  30 Michigan   2.8056   B-   5 1 Lost to Michigan St. 34-17           17 Down 13     47   Notre Dame         9   Michigan St.   70.17 67  
  31 Mississippi St.   2.6616   B-   4 2 Defeated Houston 47-24           39 Up 8     58   Georgia         2   Auburn   60.50 33  
  32 Northwestern   2.6414   B-   5 1 Lost to Purdue 20-17           23 Down 9     72   Vanderbilt       75   Purdue   93.00 115  
  33 Illinois   2.5412   B-   3 2 Defeated Penn St. 33-13           59 Up 26     50   Northern Ill.         4   Missouri   49.80 14  
  34 Texas A&M   2.5337   B-   3 2 Lost to Arkansas 24-17           26 Down 8     92   FIU       17   Arkansas   66.80 57  
  35 Maryland   2.5215   B-   4 1 Bye           36 Up 1     65   Navy       24   West Virginia   82.20 104  
  36 California   2.5093   B-   3 2 Defeated UCLA 35-7           46 Up 10     46   Colorado       15   Nevada   54.00 19  
  37 Kansas St.   2.4531   C+   4 1 Lost to Nebraska 48-13           13 Down 24     43   UCF       11   Nebraska   65.60 51  
  38 Miami (FL)   2.4306   C+   3 2 Lost to Florida St. 45-17           18 Down 20     59   Clemson       22   Florida St.   56.60 23  
  39 Hawaii   2.4146   C+   4 2 Defeated Fresno St. 49-27           48 Up 9     45   Army       46   Colorado   67.33 58  
  40 Georgia Tech   2.4005   C+   4 2 Defeated Virginia 33-21           61 Up 21     28   North Carolina       90   Kansas   71.17 71  
  41 Troy   2.3305   C+   3 2 Defeated Middle Tenn. 42-13           56 Up 15     89   Arkansas St.     100   UAB   80.00 97  
  42 SMU   2.3250   C+   4 2 Defeated Tulsa 21-18           54 Up 12     77   Tulsa       48   Texas Tech   76.33 85  
  43 UCF   2.3043   C+   3 2 Defeated UAB 42-7           55 Up 12     95   Buffalo       37   Kansas St.   73.80 78  
  44 San Diego St.   2.2980   C   3 2 Lost to BYU 24-21           37 Down 7     99   Utah St.       83   BYU   84.20 108  
  45 Army   2.2643   C   4 2 Defeated Tulane 41-23           49 Up 4     97   Tulane       49   Temple   87.00 112  
  46 Colorado   2.2288   C   3 2 Lost to Missouri 26-0           34 Down 12     39   Hawaii       36   California   49.80 10  
  47 Notre Dame   2.2135   C   3 3 Defeated Pittsburgh 23-17           64 Up 17     75   Purdue       30   Michigan   49.83 13  
  48 Texas Tech   2.2047   C   3 2 Defeated Baylor 45-38           53 Up 5     42   SMU       79   Iowa St.   69.20 66  
  49 Temple   2.2047   C   4 2 Lost to Northern Ill. 31-17           30 Down 19     45   Army       71   Penn St.   73.33 76  
  50 Northern Ill.   2.1710   C   4 2 Defeated Temple 31-17           67 Up 17     49   Temple       79   Iowa St.   82.33 102  
  51 Syracuse   2.1272   C   4 1 Defeated South Fla. 13-9           75 Up 24     63   South Fla.       70   Washington   98.80 118  
  52 Texas   2.0895   C   3 2 Bye           45 Down 7     48   Texas Tech       74   UCLA   68.60 60  
  53 Baylor   2.0888   C   4 2 Lost to Texas Tech 45-38           43 Down 10     90   Kansas       48   Texas Tech   78.67 94  
  54 Idaho   2.0865   C   3 2 Bye           60 Up 6     85   Western Mich.     112   Colorado St.   87.20 111  
  55 Rutgers   2.0746   C   3 2 Defeated Connecticut 27-24           88 Up 33     67   Connecticut       97   Tulane   81.00 99  
  56 UTEP   2.0743   C   5 1 Defeated Rice 44-24           65 Up 9   111   Rice       68   Houston   107.83 120  
  57 Arizona St.   2.0729   C   3 3 Defeated Washington 24-14           74 Up 17     70   Washington       23   Wisconsin   61.00 36  
  58 Georgia   2.0579   C   2 4 Defeated Tennessee 41-14           71 Up 13     87   Tennessee       46   Colorado   48.83 11  
  59 Clemson   2.0546   C   2 3 Lost to North Carolina 21-16           40 Down 19   110   North Texas       38   Miami (FL)   59.80 31  
  60 Kentucky   2.0369   C   3 3 Lost to Auburn 37-34           63 Up 3     62   Louisville       61   Mississippi   64.33 48  
  61 Mississippi   2.0154   C   3 2 Bye           62 Up 1     60   Kentucky     121   FCS Team (1-AA)   83.80 107  
  62 Louisville   1.9670   C   3 2 Defeated Memphis 56-0           80 Up 18     89   Arkansas St.       60   Kentucky   80.80 98  
  63 South Fla.   1.9438   C-   3 2 Lost to Syracuse 13-9           50 Down 13   103   Fla. Atlantic       51   Syracuse   83.40 105  
  64 East Carolina   1.9375   C-   3 2 Defeated Southern Miss. 44-43           70 Up 6     66   Southern Miss.       29   Virginia Tech   62.60 43  
  65 Navy   1.9339   C-   3 2 Defeated Wake Forest 28-27           76 Up 11     91   Wake Forest       35   Maryland   73.80 79  
  66 Southern Miss.   1.9231   C-   4 2 Lost to East Carolina 44-43           58 Down 8     90   Kansas       64   East Carolina   82.33 101  
  67 Connecticut   1.8561   C-   3 3 Lost to Rutgers 27-24           57 Down 10     72   Vanderbilt       55   Rutgers   70.33 70  
  68 Houston   1.8009   C-   3 2 Lost to Mississippi St. 47-24           44 Down 24     56   UTEP       74   UCLA   75.80 87  
  69 Fresno St.   1.7957   C-   3 2 Lost to Hawaii 49-27           38 Down 31     73   Cincinnati       61   Mississippi   78.60 92  
  70 Washington   1.7856   C-   2 3 Lost to Arizona St. 24-14           66 Down 4     27   Southern California       83   BYU   45.80 6  
  71 Penn St.   1.7157   C-   3 3 Lost to Illinois 33-13           47 Down 24     49   Temple       33   Illinois   55.67 26  
  72 Vanderbilt   1.7074   C-   2 3 Defeated Eastern Mich. 52-6           79 Up 7     61   Mississippi       67   Connecticut   55.80 25  
  73 Cincinnati   1.6864   C-   2 3 Defeated Miami (OH) 45-3           82 Up 9     84   Miami (OH)       69   Fresno St.   59.20 32  
  74 UCLA   1.6768   C-   3 3 Lost to California 35-7           41 Down 33     52   Texas       37   Kansas St.   54.50 21  
  75 Purdue   1.6482   C-   3 2 Defeated Northwestern 20-17           84 Up 9     32   Northwestern       80   Toledo   77.20 88  
  76 Indiana   1.6270   C-   3 2 Lost to Ohio St. 38-10           52 Down 24   117   Western Ky.       30   Michigan   78.00 91  
  77 Tulsa   1.6230   C-   3 3 Lost to SMU 21-18           69 Down 8   101   Bowling Green       64   East Carolina   74.83 81  
  78 Pittsburgh   1.6198   C-   2 3 Lost to Notre Dame 23-17           72 Down 6     92   FIU       47   Notre Dame   62.00 40  
  79 Iowa St.   1.5323   C-   3 3 Lost to Utah 68-27           51 Down 28     48   Texas Tech       37   Kansas St.   48.00 9  
  80 Toledo   1.4756   D+   3 3 Lost to Boise St. 57-14           68 Down 12     75   Purdue     104   Wyoming   60.83 37  
  81 Virginia   1.2775   D   2 3 Lost to Georgia Tech 33-21           81 Unchanged    121   FCS Team (1-AA)       40   Georgia Tech   66.20 52  
  82 Ohio   1.2558   D   3 3 Defeated Bowling Green 49-25           99 Up 17   101   Bowling Green     105   Marshall   88.00 113  
  83 BYU   1.2285   D   2 4 Defeated San Diego St. 24-21         101 Up 18     44   San Diego St.       99   Utah St.   46.00 7  
  84 Miami (OH)   1.2215   D   3 3 Lost to Cincinnati 45-3           73 Down 11     98   Kent St.       73   Cincinnati   71.67 72  
  85 Western Mich.   1.2177   D   2 3 Defeated Ball St. 45-16         105 Up 20   106   Ball St.       80   Toledo   74.00 80  
  86 Central Mich.   1.1377   D   2 4 Lost to Virginia Tech 45-21           78 Down 8   118   Eastern Mich.     106   Ball St.   75.83 84  
  87 Tennessee   1.0740   D   2 4 Lost to Georgia 41-14           77 Down 10   100   UAB       58   Georgia   52.50 16  
  88 Boston College   1.0418   D   2 3 Lost to North Carolina St. 44-17           83 Down 5     98   Kent St.       47   Notre Dame   62.20 42  
  89 Arkansas St.   1.0406   D   2 4 Defeated North Texas 24-19         103 Up 14   108   La.-Monroe       94   La.-Lafayette   69.50 62  
  90 Kansas   0.9764   D   2 3 Bye           92 Up 2     40   Georgia Tech     121   FCS Team (1-AA)   78.80 95  
  91 Wake Forest   0.9664   D   2 4 Lost to Navy 28-27           93 Up 2   109   Duke       65   Navy   62.67 44  
  92 FIU   0.9111   D-   1 4 Defeated Western Ky. 28-21         104 Up 12   117   Western Ky.       78   Pittsburgh   63.80 49  
  93 Minnesota   0.8718   D-   1 5 Lost to Wisconsin 41-23           91 Down 2   102   Middle Tenn.     121   FCS Team (1-AA)   59.17 29  
  94 La.-Lafayette   0.8618   D-   2 3 Lost to Oklahoma St. 54-28           90 Down 4     89   Arkansas St.     102   Middle Tenn.   73.40 74  
  95 Buffalo   0.8519   D-   2 3 Bye           94 Down 1   101   Bowling Green       67   Connecticut   77.00 89  
  96 Louisiana Tech   0.8430   D-   2 4 Defeated Utah St. 24-6         112 Up 16     99   Utah St.       66   Southern Miss.   70.67 68  
  97 Tulane   0.7912   D-   2 3 Lost to Army 41-23           86 Down 11     55   Rutgers       68   Houston   70.00 69  
  98 Kent St.   0.7845   D-   2 3 Defeated Akron 28-17         107 Up 9   119   Akron       88   Boston College   96.60 117  
  99 Utah St.   0.7803   D-   2 4 Lost to Louisiana Tech 24-6           85 Down 14     83   BYU       96   Louisiana Tech   69.83 65  
  100 UAB   0.6902   D-   1 4 Lost to UCF 42-7           87 Down 13     41   Troy     103   Fla. Atlantic   63.20 45  
  101 Bowling Green   0.6741   D-   1 5 Lost to Ohio 49-25           96 Down 5   105   Marshall       95   Buffalo   71.67 73  
  102 Middle Tenn.   0.6635   D-   2 3 Lost to Troy 42-13           89 Down 13     94   La.-Lafayette     113   Memphis   92.40 114  
  103 Fla. Atlantic   0.6383   D-   1 4 Lost to La.-Monroe 20-17           95 Down 8   100   UAB     110   North Texas   78.00 90  
  104 Wyoming   0.6070   D-   2 4 Lost to TCU 45-0           97 Down 7     80   Toledo       52   Texas   48.50 12  
  105 Marshall   0.5584   D-   1 4 Bye         108 Up 3     82   Ohio     101   Bowling Green   55.20 24  
  106 Ball St.   0.5413   D-   2 4 Lost to Western Mich. 45-16           98 Down 8     86   Central Mich.     121   FCS Team (1-AA)   84.67 109  
  107 UNLV   0.5182   D-   1 5 Lost to West Virginia 49-10         100 Down 7   120   New Mexico       54   Idaho   41.33 3  
  108 La.-Monroe   0.4965   F   2 3 Defeated Fla. Atlantic 20-17         116 Up 8   103   Fla. Atlantic       89   Arkansas St.   66.40 55  
  109 Duke   0.4452   F   1 4 Bye         110 Up 1   121   FCS Team (1-AA)       91   Wake Forest   61.00 39  
  110 North Texas   0.4433   F   1 5 Lost to Arkansas St. 24-19         106 Down 4   103   Fla. Atlantic     111   Rice   83.50 103  
  111 Rice   0.4189   F   1 5 Lost to UTEP 44-24         102 Down 9   110   North Texas       56   UTEP   57.50 28  
  112 Colorado St.   0.3833   F   1 5 Lost to Air Force 49-27         109 Down 3     54   Idaho       84   Miami (OH)   38.67 2  
  113 Memphis   0.2055   F   1 5 Lost to Louisville 56-0         111 Down 2   102   Middle Tenn.       77   Tulsa   65.33 56  
  114 New Mexico St.   0.0797   F   1 4 Defeated New Mexico 16-14         118 Up 4   120   New Mexico       90   Kansas   63.00 47  
  115 Washington St.  (0.0037)   F-   1 5 Lost to Oregon 43-23         117 Up 2   121   FCS Team (1-AA)       74   UCLA   47.00 8  
  116 San Jose St.  (0.0354)   F-   1 5 Lost to Nevada 35-13         113 Down 3   121   FCS Team (1-AA)     121   FCS Team (1-AA)   50.83 18  
  117 Western Ky.  (0.1330)   F-   0 5 Lost to FIU 28-21         114 Down 3      -             92   FIU   60.40 35  
  118 Eastern Mich.  (0.1709)   F-   0 6 Lost to Vanderbilt 52-6         115 Down 3      -             86   Central Mich.   62.00 41  
  119 Akron  (0.4991)   F-   0 6 Lost to Kent St. 28-17         119 Unchanged       -           121   FCS Team (1-AA)   76.00 86  
  120 New Mexico  (0.5466)   F-   0 6 Lost to New Mexico St. 16-14         120 Unchanged       -           114   New Mexico St.   57.83 27